Offshore Oil, Gas and Renewables

Workships Contractors B.V. is a leading asset manager with global presence  30 years of experience in managing offshore support vessels, drilling and services platforms, crewing, procurement, logistics, vessel auditing and investment development.


Our lean organisational setup with an agile and devoted team enables Workships Contractors B.V. to operate in a low-cost environment. Combined with the commitment of the shareholders and their long-term vision on the offshore energy markets positions Workships Contractors B.V. well to further identify and develop opportunities in the current volatile and challenging offshore market.


Workships Contractors B.V. was founded in 1988 in Rotterdam by the van der Lely and Cordia families as the structure to operate the DP III Dive Support Semi-Submersible rig, Amethyst. Since that time Workships has performed as a vessel management owner and operator in all aspects of the offshore industry.


New website launched

25 June 2019

Workships has launched her new website!

Expansion management board Acta Marine

17 September 2015

Workships and Acta Marine are pleased to announce that, end of September, Mr. Rob Boer will join the management board of Acta Marine Wind Services B.V. as managing director.

Rob Boer (53) has extensive senior management experience in leading marine and offshore ship owning companies. He has held leadership positions at Dockwise, Nordic Heavy Lift, Van Es Group/ Jack-up barge and recently focused on the offshore wind service and support markets.

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