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Granting OHSAS 18001 Certificate

06 January 2016
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Occupational Health and Safety is the key for an operational organisation such as Workships Contractors B.V. in what is sometimes a hostile environment such as the Offshore Oil & Gas industry and the Renewable Energy industry.

The safety management system of Workships Contractors has been recently tested by Lloyds Register, our auditors. We proudly announce that we have passed this test with good result, which this certificate is proof of.

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

20 March 2015
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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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Article by Phillip Woodcock in the DAMEN newsletter

10 March 2015
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Workships safely up to speed. On the surface, the Offshore Wind industry has a good safety track record. “So far on wind farm crew vessels industry-wide, there have been zero fatalities,” says Workships’ Philip Woodcock. “Statistically this will not continue. We have to improve, learn lessons and share information. Together we can move the eventuality further and further back and mitigate the consequences of major incidents.

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OWS gets acquired by Acta Marine

09 March 2015
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Den Helder based company Acta Marine has acquired Offshore Wind Services B.V. (OWS), including the UK subsidiary OWPMS Ltd. OWS will be renamed Acta Marine Wind Services in the next couple of months. The daily management of the company will remain with Workships Contractors, whom have successfully been providing these services to OWS over the last years. The main contact persons for clients, suppliers and the vessel crews will remain unchanged.

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OWS officially welcomes Offshore Waddenzee

21 August 2014
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The Offshore Waddenzee was christened by Mrs. Ellen Cornelise Nieuwenhuis, the wife of Pieter Tavenier (Managing Director Wind, ENECO), and will be working alongside two other OWS vessels in the construction phase of the Luchterduinen Offshore Wind Farm for Van Oord.

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