Van Oord

Company Type
Dredging & Marine Construction Services
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Company Snapshot
Company
Van Oord
Headquarters
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Founded
1868
Company Type
Private
Company Size
1,001-5,000 employees
Regions
AfricaAsiaEuropeMiddle EastNorth AmericaOceaniaSouth America
Industries
Coastal EngineeringDredging & Marine ConstructionOffshore ConstructionOffshore Oil & GasOffshore Wind EnergyPorts, Harbours & Terminals
Media

About Us
Van Oord is a leading international contractor specialising in dredging, marine engineering and offshore projects (oil, gas and wind). We are an innovative partner for our clients and, for over one hundred years, have been helping to create the infrastructure for the world of tomorrow.

The growing world population needs more space and the demand for energy is rising constantly. Increasing world trade requires more and better port facilities and climate change is threatening coastal areas. Van Oord provides innovative solutions for these worldwide maritime challenges, both now and in the future.

Van Oord is Dutch-based, independent family business, which is characterised by visible leadership, long-term vision and a sound financial position. Substantial investments in people and equipment are made with great care to ensure the continuity of our business. Our staff are committed, entrepreneurial professionals who are passionate about water and technology. They know the importance of cooperation in achieving the best possible result. By being open and honest, they build on mutual trust and respect.

Marine ingenuity is what sets Van Oord apart. In just two words, we show in the clearest possible terms what we do, how we do it, and what makes us different. A passionate, smart, shrewd, international marine contractor – that is how we see ourselves. Van Oord believes in One Team, worldwide.
 
Services & Activities
Expertise
Asset Management & IntegrityConstruction & InstallationEngineeringGeotechnicalHeavy-Lifting & TransportInspection, Repair & MaintenanceMaritime & ShippingOperations & MaintenanceProject DevelopmentSubsea Cables & PipelinesSurvey & Site Investigation
Certifications & Accreditations
AMSA Australian Maritime Safety Authority Approved Training Provider
APPEA Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association
ASME S American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Power Boilers (S) Certificate
ASME U American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Pressure Vessels (U) Certificate
ASME U2 American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Pressure Vessels (Alternative Rules for Pressure Vessels) (U2) Certificate
CAA United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority
CHAS Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme
City & Guilds City & Guilds Approved Centre
EN 1090 Structural/Contsruction Steel & Aluminium Products
GWO Global Wind Organisation Accredited Training Provider
HSE United Kingdom Health & Safety Executive
IOSH Institution of Occupational Safety & Health
ISAA International Spill Accreditation Association
ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems
ISO 27001 Information Security Management
ISO 50001 Energy Management Systems
ISO 9001 Quality Management System
ISO/IEC 17025 Testing & Calibration Laboratories
ISO/TS 29001 Oil & Gas Quality Management
MCA Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) Approved Training Provider
MNTB Merchant Navy Training Board Centre Recognition
NATA National Association of Testing Authorities (Australia)
NEBOSH National Examination Board in Occupational Safety & Health
NOGEPA Nederlandse Olie en Gas Exploratie en Productie Associatie
OHSAS 18001 Health & Safety Management System
OPITO Offshore Petroleum Industry Training Organisation
PAS 99 Integrated Management Systems
RYA Royal Yachting Association Recognised Training Centre
SCC**/VCA** Safety Certificate Contractors (More than 35 Employees)
SCC*/VCA* Safety Certificate Contractors (Up to 35 Employees)
SCCP Safety Certificate Contractors for Petrochemicals
SCP Safety Certificate Personnel Leasing
UKAS United Kingdom Accreditation Service
UKSpill UK Spill Contractors Accreditation Scheme
ISO 9001 ● ISO 14001 ● OHSAS 18001
Memberships
CEDA ● IADC (Dredging) ● IMCA
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Projects
Location:
North Sea
Project Capacity:
288 MW
Location:
North Sea
Project Capacity:
295.2 MW
Location:
North Sea
Project Capacity:
62.1 MW
Events
Offshore Northern Seas (ONS) 2018 – Exhibtion, Conference and Festival. The meeting place for the global energy industry. ONS 2018 offers a unique opportunity to reach a global audience and engage with the energy community. The event is designed for growing companies at all stages and from all areas within the energy sector.... More

For more than 40 years, ONS has been an international energy event, and a unique meeting place for everyone involved in the entire energy sector. Since its launch in 1974, the event has been staged in Stavanger, Norway. With more than 60,000 attendees and 500 speakers, including some of the world's most innovative technology minds, ONS has grown into the largest networking events in the energy sector.
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This September the Global Wind Summit in Hamburg is the biggest and most important meeting of the wind industry worldwide. It combines the world’s leading expo for wind energy - WindEnergy Hamburg and the global conference of WindEurope to create a high-powered, unique platform for business, networking and information - onshore and offshore. These ... Moretwo top events, the expo and the conference, will be held side by side from 25 to 28 September 2018 at the Hamburg Messe site.

Exhibitors, visitors and conference participants are expected from some 100 countries. In nine exhibition halls more than 1,400 exhibitors will be present and some 35,000 trade visitors are expected. The WindEurope Conference, to be held inside the exhibition, features more than 500 speakers and presenters, providing a first-class programme on the issues facing the global wind industry for round about 2,000 delegates.
Affiliated Companies
WaveWalker BV is a joint venture company between Fugro and Van Oord which owns, supplies and operates walking jack-ups that provide flexible, efficient resources for marine industry projects in difficult environments, such as surf and intertidal zones, shallow water areas, rough seas, environmentally sensitive sites and on beaches and rocky foreshores.... More

Developed on the experience and innovation of our partners (Fugro and Van Oord) who recognised the need for effective, flexible resources that could support a diverse range of marine operations, WaveWalker BV was established with the shared operation to design, build and operate WaveWalker 1, the first walking jack-up barge specifically designed to offer a safe, secure solution for marine operations typically affected by tides and weather. This unique, self-contained walking jack-up is capable of operating in shallow water depths, surf and intertidal zones, rough seas and on beaches, thanks to its ability to independently walk in to position.

WaveWalker BV's self-contained walking platform can deliver a comprehensive range of services to companies working within the marine industry, including those involved with drilling and blasting, geotechnical site investigations and marine construction. If you want to find out more about how WaveWalker BV can support your project, please get in touch.
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Phone
+31 88 826 0000
Head Office
Schaardijk 211, 3063 NH Rotterdam, The Netherlands