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Now online: new edition of Van Oord’s magazine (#7)

New edition of Van Oord’s magazine ‘About Marine ingenuity’ is now online.

You have probably already noticed it yourself: global warming is affecting the world around us. But how to turn the tide? Take a look at this new edition of Van Oord’s magazine. Read, watch and learn how we use our Marine ingenuity to create new perspectives.

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Subjects of this edition:

Speaking: CEO Pieter van Oord
‘The energy transition is similar to the construction of the Delta Works. It will take time, but as a nation we still can become the frontrunner in this transition to a more CO2-neutral society. After all, we have already inspired other countries to reduce costs within the offshore wind sector.’ Read the introduction >

True value of offshore wind
In a frank interview with Henk Kamp, the Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs, we take a closer look at the opportunities offshore wind offers for achieving the objectives for 2050 laid down in the Paris Climate Agreement. With Gemini – the world’s largest offshore wind project – as a proven example, the true value of offshore wind will become clear. View full article >

Sustainable ambitions vs. a diverse fleet
How do our vessels fit in with our sustainable ambitions? Van Oord’s latest investments – two medium-size trailing suction hopper dredgers – will be proving the possibilities. After completion, the Vox Amalia and Vox Alexia will contribute to our achievement of our energy efficiency goals. But where do we stand now? View full article >

Accelerating the energy transition
The use of wind energy is increasing rapidly. Bringing this form of renewable energy to scale creates not only societal value, but also offers business opportunities. Three businesses that are playing an important part in building this sustainable energy system will share their vision on this promising market. View full article >

Annual accounts

On 14 March, Van Oord will be presenting its 2016 annual accounts and forecast for 2017. If you leave your contact details here, we will let you know when this information is available online.

The online magazine is published twice a year. You can read the magazine on your desktop, laptop, or tablet (via URL or in the Van Oord app, available in Google Play and the App Store).

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