To meet the future requirements of the offshore wind industry in the overall project logistics and turbine related O&M activities, Spanish engineering company Marcelo Penna Engineering and Safeway, the Dutch specialist in the design and manufacture of offshore transfer equipment, have joined forces to design an intelligent Service Operation Vessel with a very high focus on crew comfort, safety, reliability and workability in combination with lowering costs. [Read more…] about EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Intelligent SOV/gangway-concept ensures unrivalled workability in offshore wind
To provide best-in-class preventive and predictive maintenance services, combined with workshop services for clients operating worldwide in the offshore oil, gas, marine and renewables industry, the Dutch Van Aalst Group recently set up Nortek Services AS in Kristiansand, Norway. [Read more…] about Dutch Van Aalst Group launches Nortek Services AS
The Dutch Van Aalst Group launched its first bond offering on the NPEX platform on October 21st 2019. The € 5 million fixed rate 5-year bond offer was fully subscribed as the offering attracted strong demand from the investors. [Read more…] about Dutch Van Aalst Group officially listed on NPEX stock exchange and financially prepared for the future
A prestigious contract is awarded to Techano, part of the Dutch Van Aalst Group of Companies, for equipment for Norway Royal Salmon’s newly developed aquaculture facility, Arctic Offshore Farming (AOF). [Read more…] about Prestigious contract for Techano in Norway
In what is believed to be a first for Australia, the unique Safeway motion compensated offshore access system of the Dutch Van Aalst Group recently completed more than 1200 safe personnel transfers and 40 gangway operations in only 24 days. [Read more…] about Dutch Safeway successfully completes ‘first’ W2W operation in Australian waters
MMA Offshore announced it has been awarded a contract by Woodside to provide accommodation and walk-to-work vessel services to support platform maintenance operations on Woodside’s Australian assets over two scopes scheduled to commence in April 2019. [Read more…] about MMA Offshore bagged a walk to work vessel contract from Woodside with SafeWay gangway
Mobilization of the third SafeWay motion compensated walk to work gangway of Van Aalst Marine & Offshore on board the Norwegian OSV Siddis Mariner. [Read more…] about Installation of third SafeWay gangway
During the WindEnergy 2018 fair in Hamburg, Safeway BV based in Dordrecht, the Netherlands, introduced its third type of high-tech ‘motion-compensated’ walkway under the name ‘Safeway Albatross’. [Read more…] about Introduction of the ‘Safeway Albatross’ marks Safeway’s continuous innovations to further improve operational flexibility
As from early October last year the unique Safeway motion compensated offshore access system of the Dutch Van Aalst Group is installed on the 95-metre long OCV ‘Olympic Intervention IV’, owned by Olympic Subsea ASA, Norway. Without any significant downtime, the 28 metre long walk-to-work Seagull-type has safely transferred workers and their tools at a spectacular pace from the ‘Olympic Intervention IV’ to offshore wind turbines of Adwen, part of Siemens.
[Read more…] about Safeway reaches record transfer speeds at latest offshore wind charter
The Van Aalst Group, Dordrecht, announced today that it became a majority stakeholder in Techano AS, a leading offshore crane specialist from Norway.
[Read more…] about Van Aalst Group to become majority shareholder in Techano, the Norwegian offshore crane specialist