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23-5/26-5 Antwerp, Belgium
6-6/10-6 Athens, Greece
14-6/16-6 Southampton, United Kingdom
6-9/9-9 Hamburg, Germany
19-9/21-9 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
25-10/26-10 Amsterdam, The Netherlands


World Maritime News

ClassNK Sets Minimum Requirements for ULCVs

Brittle crack arrest steel plates with a thickness of 100mm used in ultra-large container vessels (ULCVs) must have a minimum required brittle crack... read more

GAC Brazil Sets Up New Office at Açu Port

GAC Brazil has opened a new office at São João da Barra that covers operations at the Açu port complex in the north of Rio... read more

DP World, TIPC to Develop Terminal at Taiwan’s Port

Dubai-based port and terminal operator DP World Limited and the state run Taiwan International Ports Corporation (TIPC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding... read more

Hyundai Heavy Stays in Black

South Korean shipbuilding major Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has continued its earnings streak in the second quarter of 2016 following its return to... read more

China Navigation Secures Remote Monitoring for Its Fleet

The China Navigation Company (CNCo), a deep sea ship owning and operating arm of the Swire group, has inked a maintenance and remote monitoring agreement... read more

South Asian Demolition Bounces Back with Rise in Prices

South Asian ship recycling market has experienced increased activity on the sales front last week, which was accompanied by a rise in demolition prices,... read more

Spotted: Gener8 Floats Out Another ECO VLCC

The image above shows Gener8 Oceanus, a Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) being built for crude oil shipping company Gener8 Maritime, before its... read more

Robbers Carry Out Another Boarding in Indonesian Anchorage

Another anchored bulk carrier was boarded by robbers on July 24, as three culprits climbed aboard the ship which was in the Indonesian Samarinda Anchorage... read more

ILO: MLC Changes to Protect Seafarers against Desertion

International Labour Organization (ILO) member states have confirmed the amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention ensuring better protection to seafarers... read more

Magazine articles

A long tradition of survival within the Dutch-German niche market

You will never see a seagull following a ship from Groningen. This funny line refers to the tradition of never throwing anything overboard and consuming... read more

Two sides to every story

Positive results from Dutch ship owners while global shipbreaking industry still slow to react  The NGO Shipbreaking Platform recently published... read more

Holland goes Indonesia

Maritime is high on Indonesia’s agenda. The programme focussing on the country’s maritime industry, the Global Maritime Fulcrum, aims... read more

Adventurous people-manager who enjoys making an impact

The vision of: Kim Bybjerg “Being Danish, it is a special feeling to work for Falck. When I grew up, Falck was a household name for safety:... read more

Maritime industry commits to reducing emissions (included in COP21 text or not)

A historical moment: on 12 December 2015, the representatives of 195 countries signed the Paris Agreement, after negotiating for almost two weeks at the... read more



In this issue’s special we highlight some of new challenges for workboats, such as the increasing need to lower the work failure rate in the booming offshore wind industry by reducing the causes of sea sickness, or the call for specialised vessels in the upcoming aquaculture market. We will also bring you news and innovations from within our industry.

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Maritime Holland will be displaying or exhibiting at several events ands seminars. Find below some of the dates where you can meet us:

Breakbulk Europe

23-25 May 2016
Antwerp, Belgium


6-10 June 2016
Athens, Greece

Seawork International

14-16 June 2016
Southampton, United Kingdom


6-9 September 2016
Hamburg, Germany

Marintec South America

19-21 September 2016
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Offshore Energy

25-26 October 2016
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Marleen Varekamp


Joost Dankers


Bruno Bouckaert


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Tom Scott


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