Royal IHC

The technology innovator

In an ever-changing political and economic landscape, Royal IHC enables its customers to execute complex projects from sea level to ocean floor in the most challenging of maritime environments. We are a reliable supplier of innovative and efficient equipment, vessels and services for the offshore, dredging and wet mining markets.

Smitweg 6

2961 AW Kinderdijk

The Netherlands

+31 (0)88 01 52 535

With a long history in Dutch shipbuilding, we have in-depth knowledge and expertise of engineering and manufacturing high-performance integrated vessels and equipment. From our head office in The Netherlands and with 2,700 employees working from sites and offices on a global basis, we are able to ensure a local presence and support. Dredging operators, oil and gas corporations, offshore contractors, mining houses and government authorities all over the world benefit from IHC’s high-quality solutions and services.

We sell vessels, equipment and services either separately, or in combination. In addition, we are able to supply advanced technology to the rental market.


IHC’s equipment and vessels are well known for their high efficiency and ultimate reliability. These market-leading products are: offered with tailored finance facilities; ordered with prompt and on-schedule delivery times; designed to achieve optimal performance; and provided with unrivalled local support. This results in a lower total cost of ownership.


Specific demands result in bespoke designs. We provide cost-effective products, not only when newly acquired, but also throughout their working lives. Our teams works closely with the customer and becomes an extension of their organisation, so that they complement each other’s expertise.

Efficient solutions

We construct custom-built vessels and mission-specific equipment or more standard vessels. The difference between profit and loss is greatly influenced by the productivity of these long-term investments. Efficiency, reliability and durability are key factors to success. We understand this and have the ability to provide innovative and efficient solutions for a variety of projects..