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Offshore connects in Rotterdam

11 May 2021
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Offshore facilities

The location directly by the North Sea and the significant depth enable giant offshore units to enter and leave the port without problems, 24/7.

Offshore Community Rotterdam

Active in the offshore industry? Then join the Rotterdam Offshore Community and put the port of Rotterdam on the map.

Rotterdam Offshore Wind Coalition

The leading offshore cluster in Europe focuses on innovation and a sustainable society.

The port of Rotterdam aims to become Europe’s ultimate offshore port. The Port of Rotterdam Authority is making every effort in this regard. Projects of any size can establish themselves in the port of Rotterdam and the possibilities will only increase in the coming years.

What the port of Rotterdam has to offer

  • Sufficient space for offshore development, both on land and in the water
  • Large, existing maritime cluster
  • Wide range of repair and maintenance facilities
  • Offshore test and demo locations
  • Partnerships regarding branding and marketing
  • Sheltered berths with a water depth of up to 26 metres, close to the North Sea

For the port of Rotterdam, developing offshore possibilities is more than just providing land and quays. The Port of Rotterdam Authority is working hard to link new players to already established companies and to connect them with knowledge institutes, including TU Delft and technical schools.

The Port Authority is focusing on the following markets:

  • Offshore wind (installation & decom)
  • Oil & gas
  • Manufacturing and assembly industry, conversion projects and (de)mobilisation projects
  • Innovations and start-ups

Latest news

Wilco Stavenuiter
Energy transition
12 / 12 / 2022

Tall, taller, tallest: Rotterdam super crane will accelerate energy transition

Energy transition
5 / 7 / 2022

Offshore grid Hollandse Kust (zuid) Alpha and Beta ready for use

Boskalis Mighty Servant 3
31 / 3 / 2022

TenneT reaches two milestones in connecting 'Hollandse Kust' wind farm to the grid

Oarsmen haul in the mooring lines of MSC Apolline
26 / 1 / 2022

Rotterdam port adds 34 billion euros to export value of Dutch products

The Blue Essence, first offshore certified unmanned vessel (USV)
11 / 11 / 2021

Fugro’s first unmanned ship Blue Essence sails in Rotterdam

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More information? Contact:

Joost Eenhuizen
Joost Eenhuizen
Business Manager Breakbulk and Offshore Industry