Van Oord supports the 5th international congress “Hydraulic engineering structures and dredging” as a sponsor
The Congress will be held on February 16-17, 2022 in Moscow
Van Oord Dredging and Marine Contractors BV (Van Oord, The Netherlands), one of the leading international contractors specializing in dredging, marine engineering and offshore projects, again supports the International Congress “Hydraulic engineering structures and dredging ”as a sponsor.
the 5e The Dredging Congress is hosted by PortNews, Russia’s leading industry-focused media group, in partnership with FSUE Rosmorport and FSUE Hydrographic Company. The event will be held February 16-17, 2022 at the Russian Federation Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Moscow.
The congress will be held with the support of the Federal Agency for Maritime and River Transport (Rosmorrechflot), Rosatom and the International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC). The Congress combines the 9th International Dredging Companies Forum (held annually since 2014) and the 5th Technical Conference “Modern Solutions for Hydraulic Works” (held annually since 2018).
Van Oord is an experienced offshore and wind entrepreneur involved in engineering projects around the world, including oil and gas fields and wind farms. In particular, the Company installs underwater structures, implements pipeline laying work, the construction of offshore mooring facilities and gravity structures.
In October 2021, Van Oord ordered a new offshore installation vessel to further strengthen its position in the offshore wind market. The jackup vessel can run on methanol and install up to 20 MW of offshore wind turbines with a very low CO2 footprint.
Founded in 1868, Van Oord is an independent family business. It employs approximately 4,200 professionals in 25 branches around the world. The company has a fleet of 97 vessels, including modern dredges and other specialized equipment. Van Oord has been involved in such remarkable projects as the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai and the Second Suez Canal in Egypt. Since 2002, Van Oord has been involved in the construction of offshore wind farms in the North Sea.
The Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging Congress is a unique and highly regarded industry-focused platform that brings together hydraulic engineering and dredging stakeholders every year. It is a place for professionals to meet and sign contracts.
The event will take place in a mixed in-person / online format. There is a charge for participation.
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