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Special jubilee magazine Van Oord now online

In 150 years our world has changed dramatically. And so has Van Oord. In this special jubilee edition of our online magazine, you will discover our evolution and how we have mastered the elements.

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In this edition

Speaking: CEO Pieter van Oord
‘We trace our roots back to 1868. It is remarkable that some challenges of the past, such as protecting communities against water and reinforcing coastlines, are just as relevant today.’ Read the introduction >

Meet the start-ups
The Van Oord Innovation Challenge is a quest for new partnerships. The final eight selected start-ups present themselves and their ideas. Check the videos >

Interview with Christiana Figueres
She delivered the Paris Agreement on Climate in 2015. Since then, Christiana Figueres has worked tirelessly to get the world on track to beat global warming before 2020. Read full interview >

Evolution of vessels
Over the past 150 years, our equipment has undergone an evolution from straightforward vessels like fishing boats to innovative floating plants offering the comfort of a ‘cruise ship at sea’. Discover our fleet >

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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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Robert de Bruin

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Robert de Bruin deals with all media enquiries relating to Van Oord's corporate and international activities. For non press related questions we kindly redirect you to our contact form.

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