Location: Bankside House, Henfield Road, Small Dole, West Sussex, BN5 9XQ
Phone: 01273 494843
Van Oord, one of the world’s leading dredging and marine contractors, has been established in the United Kingdom since 1924 and specialises in capital and maintenance dredging, port development, coastal defence, land reclamation and pipeline installation.
Van Oord’s specialised professionals have an unrivalled experience in and understanding of marine construction projects in the UK. In addition, we are able to draw upon Van Oord’s 5,000 staff who are available to support our operations and be deployed on our projects as need demands. The visionary engineering projects of our clients can only be accomplished by the best people working with the latest technology. Consequently, Van Oord owns, operates and maintains a world leading state-of-the-art fleet of dredging and marine construction equipment. This ranges from large Trailing Suction Hopper, Backhoe and Cutter Suction Dredgers to small, road transportable Water Injection vessels.
We understand cooperation is essential to achieving best results. We work closely with our clients, supply chain and stakeholders, to not only ensure the most cost effective solutions are achieved but also the most sustainable. Van Oord was one of the first contractors to partner with the Environment Agency for the delivery of their coastal infrastructure project and continues to do so on the current Water and Environment Management (WEM) Framework. Many of the Environment Agency’s major coastal protection schemes have been executed by Van Oord, these including:
Lincshore Beach Re-nourishment
Broomhill Sands Coastal Defence Scheme
Happisburgh to Winterton