OWS gets acquired by Acta Marine

Acta Marine has acquired Offshore Wind Services B.V. (OWS), including the UK subsidiary OWPMS Ltd., in 2015. In due time, OWS will be re-named to Acta Marine Wind Service BV.

The daily management of the company remained with Workships Contractors, who have successfully been providing these services to OWS over the last years.

25 years of Workships Contractors!

Workships Contractors BV was founded in 1989 in Rotterdam as the structure to operate the DP II Dive Support Semi-Submersible “Amethyst”. Since that time Workships has operated as a vessel management company in all aspects of the offshore industry. Since 2011, Workships is also providing services to the Offshore Wind industry, showing yet again commitment to safe and efficient operations. We currently count 11 vessels to the fleet under our management and are expanding further.

Over 400.000 safe transfers...

... to Offshore Wind Turbines at amongst others:
Anholt
Borkum Riffgat
Greater Gabbard
Prinses Amalia
Thanet
Gunfleet Sands
Lynn & Inner Dowsing
North Hoyle

Workships Contractors BV

Workships acts as Marine Asset Manager and Vessel Operator for already 25 years. We have worldwide ship management experience in the offshore Oil&Gas industry. We always have been flexible in adapting to new market opportunities. In this line, we also provide services to the Offshore Wind industry managing Crew Transfer Vessels / Wind Farm Support Vessels which we operate safely, reliably, efficiently and voluntarily under the ISM code and highest HSE standards.

Acta Marine Wind Service BV (former OWS)

Since March 2015, Offshore Wind Services B.V. (OWS) is owned by Acta Marine and managed by Workships Contractors. OWS got renamed to Acta Marine Wind Services (AMWS) and is dedicated to provide (crew) vessels to the Offshore Wind Industry. In 2012, OWS had acquired one of the best known operators in the offshore wind crew transfer industry, Offshore Wind Power Marine Services Ltd. (OWPMS) which is now also part of AMWS. In total, we can now offer clients a range of 10 dedicated wind farm services vessels.

Offshore Wind Power Marine Services Ltd.

Offshore Wind Power Marine Services (OWPMS) is a UK subsidiary of Offshore Wind Services B.V., a company managed by Workships Contractors B.V.
Based on the coast of North Wales UK, OWPMS has been operating Crew Transfer Vessels since 2006. Since delivery of their first of type vessel back then, they have provided successful services, as well as been instrumental in developing many of the safety policies and innovations that are standard in the industry today.

Offshore Wind

Since March 2015, Offshore Wind Services B.V. (OWS) is owned by Acta Marine and managed by Workships Contractors. OWS got renamed to Acta Marine Wind Services (AMWS) and is dedicated to provide Crew Transfer Vessels (CTV) to the Offshore Wind Industry. 

In 2012, OWS had acquired one of the best known operators in the offshore wind crew transfer industry, Offshore Wind Power Marine Services Ltd. (OWPMS) which is now also part of AMWS. In total, we can now offer clients a range of 10 dedicated wind farm services vessels.


Workships Contractors B.V. is currently operating AMWS' 10 CTVs and a Diving Support / Salvage/ Multipurpose Vessel called Offshore Beaver.  ... Read more

Offshore Oil & Gas

Workships Contractors B.V. has operated as a vessel management company operating in all aspects of the offshore industry for over 25 years. We are a leading asset manager with global presence and experience in managing:  drilling and service platforms, vessels, crewing, procurement,  logistics, vessel audits and concept development. In the menu you will find the fleet we have been successfully operating the last years and are operating at the moment. ... Read more 

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Sail Amsterdam 2015

27 August 2015

Offshore Provider participated in the Sail Amsterdam celebrations this month, various stakeholders and members of staff from Acta Marine stepped on board to enjoy the festival throughout the week.

Over 50 stunning tall ships came from across the world to take part in the festival, which takes place every five years and sees hundreds of boats accompanying these historic vessels on a trip from IJmuiden, in the western Netherlands, to the capital, Offshore Provider was one of these vessels.

For the rest of the week she remained in the city taking many guests for tours around the tall ships fleet moored within Amsterdam’s harbours and docks, returning to her berth each day for a private close-up view of the fantastic fireworks displays that where performed across the week.

The weather remained beautiful for the whole week and everybody who joined onboard had an exciting and memorable time.

ROTC Pemba Bay Opens regional offshore training centre in Pemba - Mozambique

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ROTC Pemba Bay in partnership with the CEPAM Opens the regional offshore training centre in Pemba - Mozambique.

The partners STC-Group Holding B.V. (The Netherlands), Cornelder Holding and Workships Contractors B.V. (The Netherlands) and Indico Logistics Lda (Mozambique), possess all sectoral, local, regional and international knowledge and experience available to provide training and education of the highest international quality.

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