• 05-07-2019

    Re-use & decommissioning rapport 2019 gepresenteerd

    Op donderdag 4 juli heeft Nexstep het tweede Re-use & decommissioning rapport aangeboden aan directeur-generaal Klimaat en Energie Sandor Gaastra. Wederom zijn er stappen gemaakt. Een primeur ook nog: in 2020…

  • 05-07-2019 Member news

    Vydraulics Group acquires VREMAC Cylinders from Royal IHC

    In the summer of 2018, VREMAC Cylinders defined its long-term vision to focus more on becoming a partner for the design and production of high-quality cylinders in the region. It also declared its intention to…

  • 05-07-2019

    Looking back at Energy trade mission to Mexico

    The opening of the Mexican oil and gas industry has placed the country in the international spotlight. The opening of the Mexican market brings new opportunities for the offshore industry. From 16-22 June a trade…

  • 04-07-2019 Member news

    A1 Offshore Solutions ApS and Kenz Figee teamed up

    to offer a safe and reliable ready to use Walk-to-Work (W2W) offshore solution A1 Offshore Solutions ApS in Denmark, a renowned provider of offshore service vessels and KenzFigee, world’s leading supplier of innovative lifting- and…

  • 04-07-2019 IRO news

    Diving into the deep at the IRO member meeting with our host DCN Diving

    Thursday 27 June we dived into the deep at DCN Diving. The IRO team and its members received a warm welcome from the DCN staff.  The afternoon started with pitches of…

  • 02-07-2019

    Boskalis to dry dock Carnival cruise ship on the BOKA Vanguard

    Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded a contract by Carnival Cruise Line to lift cruise ship Carnival Vista out of the water onto the BOKA Vanguard and transport it to a shipyard facility…

  • 01-07-2019 IRO news

    Jaarverslag 2018 van het kernteam Internationaal van Topsector Water & Maritiem

    Nederland is in Water & Maritiem nog steeds een wereldspeler met een ijzersterke reputatie. De Watersector Exportindex (WEX) laat dan ook een positieve trend zien: 2018 en 2019: flinke groei van export van wateractiviteiten, optimisme…

  • 01-07-2019 IRO news

    Internationale Matchmaking tijdens HUSUM Wind 2019

    Internationale matchmaking tijdens HUSUM Wind 2019 Bent u opzoek naar potentiele (internationale) samenwerkingspartners op het gebied van wind op zee of wind op land? Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) organiseert op woensdag 11 september 2019 een…

  • 01-07-2019 Member news

    EL HAMRA PROJECT COMPLETION – Jumbo successfully installs another mooring system in Egypt!

    The Fairplayer and her team have successfully completed the pre-installation and tensioning of a shallow water CALM buoy mooring system at a depth of 26 metres for the Mersa El-Hamra terminal offshore Egypt. SCOPE OF…

  • 28-06-2019 Member news

    MARIN test door kinderen bedacht ‘schip van de toekomst’

    Zeilvis als containerschip, met netten om containers op te vangen Vier winnende schoolklassen waren vandaag bij de prijsuitreiking van de wedstrijd ‘Ontwerp jouw schip van de toekomst’ van MARIN (Maritiem Research Instituut Nederland). Het winnende…

  • 27-06-2019

    Heerema’s Sleipnir Passes Sea Trials with Flying Colors

    Sleipnir, Heerema Marine Contractor’s newest state-of-the-art semi-submersible crane vessel and the world’s first LNG powered Construction Vessel, has successfully completed her sea trials and crane load tests. During Sleipnir’s sea trials all major systems…

  • 27-06-2019 IRO news

    IRO office closed on 27-28 June due to relocation

    We’re busy moving to a new office space. Therefore, we can’t be reached on June 27th from 15.00 hrs and the entire day on the 28th. Monday July 1st we are available again from our…

  • 26-06-2019 Member news

    Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam completes major maintenance programme on OSV Deep Arctic

    Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam has bid farewell to the Diving Support Vessel Deep Arctic following a significant maintenance stopover, a substantial proportion of which was spent in dry dock. It was an exceptionally complex project with…

  • 24-06-2019 Member news

    Keel laid for the first of Damen’s revolutionary new FCS 7011 Crew Change

    Two and a half years on from the genesis of the FCS 7011 concept in response to extensive feedback from the offshore energy sector, the build of the first of this revolutionary design has begun…

  • 20-06-2019 Member news

    CSH – Hydrodiesel Firepak 2400 succesfully commissioned

    The containerised Cummins Firepak 2400 of CSH Hydrodiesel is successfully commissioned on board of the Constructor Offshore Supply Vessel (OSV). Compressor Systems Holland, YOUR CHALLENGE, OUR WORK !…

  • 19-06-2019 LeeuwardenMember news

    Robots van NHL Stenden Hogeschool gaan de strijd met elkaar aan

    Studenten nemen het tegen elkaar op met hun slimste innovaties Hoe maak je een robot zó geavanceerd dat hij eieren kan herkennen, rapen en afleveren zonder een kip omver te rijden? En wat gebeurt er…

  • 17-06-2019 Young IRO

    Very successful Young IRO Machine Learning Event

    On the 13th of June 40 Young IRO members got together to combine their knowledge and brainstorm how we can solve critical industry challenges using machine learning. Their concepts and pitches were very impressive! The…

  • 14-06-2019 Member news

    Boskalis appointed as salvor for both damaged tankers in the Gulf of Oman

    Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been appointed as the salvor for both tankers that were hit yesterday morning in the Gulf of Oman in a suspected…

  • 13-06-2019 TokyoMember news

    DOB-Academy signed two contracts in Tokyo, Japan

    On Monday, 10 June, DOB-Academy signed a contract with NAMICPA (Nagasaki Marine Industry Cluster Promotion Association). Together with consortium partner TU Delft, we also signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Nippon Foundation. Both…

  • 13-06-2019

    Europort 2019 update newsletter

    From 5 – 8 November 2019 Europort, organised in the world port city of Rotterdam, will be the leading exhibition for special purpose vessels. Europort is thé business hub for the maritime sector, as the event focuses on specialised ships…

  • 12-06-2019

    Verduurzaming zeevaart komt in stroomversnelling

    NMT en KVNR zetten handtekening onder ambitieuze Green Deal maritieme sector De vertegenwoordigers van brancheorganisaties Netherlands Maritime Technology (NMT), Koninklijke Vereniging van Nederlandse Reders (KVNR) en koepelorganisatie Nederland Martiem Land (NML) hebben dinsdag 11 juni…

  • 11-06-2019 Member news

    High Speed Transfers places order for fourth Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2710

    HST’s second FCS 2710 has just been delivered High Speed Transfers (HST), the recent new entry into the crew transfer sector, has placed its fourth order for a Damen next-generation Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2710,…

  • 11-06-2019 Member news

    Another acquisition for HYDAC B.V. in Helmond

    Large expansion for market leader in hydraulic components and systems through the addition of electric drive & control technology from Elma B.V. Following previous acquisitions by HYDAC of HYCOM B.V. and Hydrodynamics B.V. in 2013,…

  • 06-06-2019

    Keep educating yourself and become an offshore energy expert

    Blijf je (energie)kennis verbreden! Bekijk onderstaand filmpje en je weet waarom windturbines wit zijn: Schrijf je in voor een cursus en kom véél meer te weten! vrijdag 14 juni: introductie cursus Offshore safety Locatie:…

  • 06-06-2019 Member news

    Damen to showcase capabilities for US offshore wind sector

    Damen attending US Offshore Wind Confex 2019 highlighting Jones Act compliant, proven vessel solutions Damen Shipyards Group will be present at the fourth annual US Offshore Wind 2019 Conference and Exhibition on 10-11 June 2019…

  • 06-06-2019 Member news

    Navingo Career Event great success

    On the 23rd of May, the thirteenth edition of the Navingo Career Event took place at RDM Rotterdam – Onderzeebootloods. During the event, career and personal development in the maritime, offshore and energy sector took…

  • 05-06-2019 Member news

    Heavy lift jack-up Apollo completes refit at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque

    DEME Offshore’s newest heavy-lift jack-up Apollo has recently completed a one-month conversion project at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque (DSDu). This complex contract involved the installation of a moon pool on the main deck. The technical demands…

  • 04-06-2019

    Embracing the energy transition – From our Backyard to the North Sea?

    The next Oil & Gas Reinvented Community event is here! Your exclusive invitation to the next Oil & Gas Reinvented Community event. After the success of our last event, we now bring you:…

  • 04-06-2019 Member news

    Ampelmann enters Norway with first Walk to Work contract

    Dutch offshore service provider Ampelmann has secured a contract with DeepOcean to support the hook-up and commissioning of the Valhall Flank West (VFW) project, operated by Aker BP. An E-type system will support the Normand…

  • 03-06-2019 Member news

    DGI Doedijns will relocate to Zoetermeer

    DGI Doedijns, located in Waddinxveen, is moving to a new location in Zoetermeer. Together with sister company DGI Sypack, which already is located in Zoetermeer, it will enter a new premises in the Dutch Innovation…