Meet the Belgian Offshore Wind Industry

Working together for a strong Offshore Industry in Belgium

A lot of opportunities for Belgian companies

“Belgian Offshore Days”, organised by Belgian Offshore Cluster, gives the Offshore Wind Industry a forum and encourages collaboration between Belgian and international companies.

With 1.200 attendees and over 60 exhibitors, the 2-day event features a fair, seminars, B2B matchmaking sessions,  and limitless opportunities to network with some of the brightest minds in the offshore industry.

Fair Floor Plan

Exhibitors

Showing their experience in the international offshore wind business

OWILab

The ‘Offshore Wind Infrastructure Application Lab’ is a R&D initiative which aims to initiate and support innovation projects concerning offshore wind energy. The project itself aims to increase the reliability and efficiency of offshore wind farms by investing in testing and monitoring equipment that can help the industry in reaching these goals.

DEME offshore

DEME is a world leader in the highly specialised fields of dredging, marine engineering and environmental remediation.The Group can build on more than 140 years of know-how and experience and has fostered a pioneering approach throughout its history, being a front runner in innovation and new technologies.

    Witteveen+Bos

    Witteveen+Bos Belgium advises clients on a strategic, tactical and operational level within the field of renewable offshore energy. We strive for long-term relationships of trust with our clients.
    Freudenberg

    Freudenberg

    Freudenberg is a global technology​ group that strengthens its customers and society long-term through forward-looking innovations.

    Empteezy

    More than 30 years of experience to be your partner in advising to learn how to handle and storage fluids safely in your company.

    Energyst

    Energyst is a CAT Rental Company for power generation and temperature control. We bring personal and professional energy to every project in every part of the world.

    e-BO Enterprises

    Inspiring and supporting you to complete your IT & OT challenges throught the most advanced solutions and services. We care about delivering trust for your critical business, and especially for wind energy, making our planet a cooler place to live.

    Ostend Science Park

    It's our mission to boost blue growth. This high-tech knowledge hub is about all things marine and maritime. Ostend Science Park fosters collaboration between companies and researchers.

    Maritime Antwerp Services

    M.A.S. is active in the maritime world since 2008. Solving electrical issues on board vessels and/or marine electrical installations is what we do. We’re deeply into electrical systems automation and very familiar with specific custom PLC-programming.

    Vestas

    Vestas is the renewable energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe.

    IPC-Services

    Industrial coatings, protective paintings and anti-corrosion treatment are the core of our business. With these aplications IPC Services extend the operating life of materials, installations and buildings.

    Stema-Systems

    Stema has since 1986 been delivering specialized services, equipment and consulting to the hydrographical and geotechnical survey industry, we have done so while keeping in mind the strenuous and strict requirements that our customers work with and have come to expect of Stema including but not limited to 3D cable and Object detection.
    K2 profshop

    K2 Profshop

    K2 Profshop: specialized store for all equipment for working at height/depth and rescue.

    Van Meeuwen Lubrication

    Van Meeuwen is the specialized partner for every lubrication challenge. With a proven track record in every branch of industry, leading companies in the offshore, shipping, dredging, port and crane sectors use Van Meeuwen’s (biodegradable) high performance lubricants. Van Meeuwen has been providing solutions by high-performance lubricants and customized lubrication maintenance for almost 90 years.

    NEP Belgium

    NEP Belgium is a broadcast company specialized in offshore projects. NEP Belgium's post production untit consists of a team of video editors and graphic designers, cooperating closely to deliver a finished product of the highest quality.

    Marlinks

    Marlinks monitors offshore power cables, focusing on burial depth measurement and continuous risk assesment.

    Protecta Solutions

    Protecta Solutions offers solutions for storage, use and cleaning up of hazardous materials. We help you transform your company into a safe and clean working place. We want to increase the standard of total solutions concerning safety towards hazardous substances.

    Biardo

    Biardo Survival Suits BV was founded in 1986. We are specialized in Rental, Maintenance, Handling and Sales of ETSO/EASA & IMO/SOLAS approved safety products.
    Aertssen

    Aertssen Kranen

    Aertssen Kranen is your partner for heavy lift projects.

    P-laser

    P-Laser specializes in the production of industrial laser cleaning systems.

    Otary

    Otary is a joint venture alliance of eight Belgian companies specialized in renewable energy.
    AWAH

    AWAH

    All Works At Height is a Rope Access specialized in working in hard to reach places and is active offshore.

    Smulders Eiffage

    Smulders offers a full range of services from engineering and fabrication of steel foundations to complete turnkey solutions (EPCI) of Offshore High-Voltage Substations.

    EQUANS

    EQUANS Offshore Division is an integrated solutions provider that offers a full range of value added services from fabrication to complete turnkey solutions of Offshore High-Voltage Substations to monitoring and maintenance of complete windfarms.

    Siemens Gamesa

    Siemens is No. 1 in offshore wind turbine construction, a leading supplier of gas and steam turbines for power generation, a major provider of power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry.

    Nord-Lock Benelux

    The Nord-Lock Group has been providing customers with high-quality, safe and innovative bolting solutions since 1982.

    Ecco Nova

    Ecco Nova is the Belgian leading citizen participation platform dedicated to the energy transition

    Tenneco DEVA

    “With innovative high-tech products, materials and technical know-how, we develop tailor-made self lubricating, maintenance free and long lasting slide bearing solutions for your applications in the offshore wind and marine industry”

      Eager One

      As an independent partner, we advise about, design and construct everything from concept study to project completed. Our in-house developed design software calculates everything concerning mobile cranes and bespoke heavy equipment.

      Searenergy

      SeaRenergy is an independent provider of comprehensive services for all offshore wind industry stakeholders. We are involved in the whole value chain from T&I concepts to installation and operation & maintenance. Founded in 2010, we offer consulting and engineering services as well as offshore marine, QHSE and contract staffing services for the full range of offshore professionals.

      Prophesea

      PropheSea creates value by developing custom predictive software. Our predictive software can be data-driven, building upon state-of-the-art machine learning technology, or by solving mathematical equations. We guide you from proof of concept to production, accelerating your business.
      Jan De Nul

      Jan De Nul

      Jan De Nul Group offers specialized services for the installation of subsea structures for oil, gas and renewable energy industries.

      thinkproject

      thinkproject is a global leader in construction intelligence. Our secure, cloud-based solutions support the entire project lifecycle. We connect people, teams, processes, information and systems across company boundaries. Our digital technologies unlock the potential of people and information to help construct a better world.

      POM West-Vlaanderen

      Provincial Development Agency West Flanders (POM West Flanders) wants to strengthen a sustainable economy in West Flanders with a specific focus on innovative businesses. POM West Flanders stimulates collaboration between businesses, higher education institutions, knowledge centers, regional policy-making bodies and social partners to reinforce the position of West Flanders as an internationally oriented, dynamic, competitive and sustainable region.

      HYDAC bv

      Hydac: for more than 55 years worldwide the leading specialist in hydraulic components and electric and hydraulic drive- & control systems.

      Parkwind

      Parkwind as a 360 degrees’ company develops, finances, builds and operates offshore wind farms.

      John Cockerill

      Driven since 1817 by the entrepreneurial spirit and passion for innovation of its founder, the John Cockerill Group develops large-scale technological solutions to meet the needs of its time: preserving natural resources, contributing to greener mobility, producing sustainably, fighting against insecurity and facilitating access to renewable energy.Its contribution to businesses, governments and communities consists of services and associated equipment for the sectors of energy, defense, industry, the environment, transport and infrastructures.

      Panduit

      Panduit plays an important role in the energy value chain. As a global innovator of solutions for connecting, grounding, securing, protecting and identifying, our solutions help reduce operating and capital costs. Panduit solutions can have a major impact on reducing installation times and are known for time-savings features that require fewer installation steps while maintaining or exceeding performance, safety and cost-efficiency within harsh environments, including offshore.

      Endiprev

      Endiprev is an international reference providing technical services on wind turbines both onshore and offshore.

      Scottish Development International

      Scottish Development International has more than 30 offices around the world with our staff ready to help you set up and grow your business in Scotland.
      Future Services

      Future Services

      Future Services is a total service provider for the on- and offshore energy sector.

      Bom-Be

      Bom-Be is a young and dynamic company, specialised in detecting war ammunition in (water) soils.

      C-Ventus

      C-Ventus is a dedicated service provider with specialist knowledge in offshore windfarm installation, Balance of Plant (BoP) maintenance and decommissioning,

      Herbosch-Kiere

      Herbosch-Kiere is specialised in river, port, coastal and offshore projects. Its specialty areas include the demolition and rebuilding of quay walls, bridges, locks and jetties, as well as stone dumping, dredging and salvage projects.

      Skyworkers

      Skyworkers is specialized in working at heights, depths and hard-to-reach areas by using industrial rope techniques, better known as ‘rope access’.
      Zinga

      ZINGA

      Zingametall produces a cold galvanizing film system with +40 years-experience in anti-corrosion protection of steel and offering total anti-corrosion solutions.

      24SEA

      24SEA offers testing services and develops dedicated short and long-term structural health monitoring systems for offshore structures.

      Amna Tech

      For all your bolting needs

      Offshare

      A new form of offshore collaboration that connects people, data and processes on a secure and centralized software platform from e-BO Enterprises. Efficient processes, valuable insights and minimized risk, all by working together with every party involved.

      Deutsche Windtechnik

      Deutsche Windtechnik offers a single-source full maintenance package for wind turbines. More than 7,600 plants of all leading technologies are serviced as part of permanent maintenance contracts. Deutsche Windtechnik BV offers service for The Netherlands, Belgium and France.

      UX Solutions

      UXSolutions is a unique and independent company in the field of UXO risk assessment and remediation.

      Port of Oostende

      Port of Oostende is shareholder of the REBO terminal. We focus on achieving economical growth that creates sustainable employment. The offshore wind business is one of our main businesses.
        Viking

        Viking

        Viking is a privately held market leader in maritime and fire safety with group headquarters in Denmark and 2,000 employees worldwide.

        Intramar® Insurances

        The Intramar team is very experienced with specific contracts within the oil- and gas and offshore wind industry. We have the knowledge and experience to advise both owners and charterers of vessels and any other kind of floating objects.

        ENGIE Laborelec

        ENGIE Laborelec is a leading expertise and research centre in electrical power technology. We are active on the all electricity value chain.

        Navikon

        Navikon specialises in services for the wind energy sector by providing seafastenings, grillages, foundations and mobilisation/demobilisation of wind turbine installation vessels.

        Foc’s Consulting

        The Fo(ur) C’s of FoC’s represent Corrosion, Control, Coatings and Consulting
          VVC Equipment

          VVC Equipment

          VVC Equipment is the leading supplier of materials for the offshore wind industry: ropes, paints, lubricants and protective clothing.

          Réseau Jade

          Réseau Jade regroups 3 complementary activities enabling us to provide complete solutions for the safety of work at height. 70 specialists of safety at height, graduated and certified, are able to work all over France, Europe and Africa at a competitive price delivering safe and high quality work results.

          RelyOn Nutec

          RelyOn Nutec, a world leader in Health, Safety, Survival training and consultancy services.

          G4S

          G4S specialises in outsourcing of business processes in sectors where security and safety risks are a strategic threat.

          Tractebel

          Tractebel offers you multidisciplinary experience in renewable energies.

          De Blauwe Cluster

          An organisation dedicated to developing and promoting economic activities that are linked to the sea. They believe that enhanced cross-sector partnerships and better cooperation with knowledge centres and government institutions, will lead to new & innovative investments & projects in the Belgian Part of the North Sea.

          DHSS

          DHSS is an experienced specialist with demonstrated history in the Offshore Wind Industry. Our expertises are: Vessel Agency, Port Logistics, Helicopter Operations and Warehousing.

          Bosch

          Bosch

          Bosch Service Solutions is a leading international supplier of business process outsourcing solutions.

          Cathie Associates

          Cathie Associates provides geoscience, geophysical and geotechnical engineering consultancy services to the oil, gas and renewable energy industries.
          Sarens

          Sarens

          Nothing too heavy, nothing too high.

          3E

          3E is a leading technology and SaaS company providing digital solutions and expert services that maximise the performance of renewable energy assets.

            AllTerra BeLux

            Professional tailormade advise for applications in engineering, hydrography and hydrolic engineering

            Tech-Solutions

            Enduring passion for electrical engineering.

            ETE Logistixx

            The union of GRUPO ETE and STEELDUXX brings together to your business, the right people, assets and extensive know-how in delivering state of the art solutions for your cargo.
            GEOxyz

            GEOxyz

            GEOxyz offers a wide range of services to the Offshore Renewable Energy Market and the Oil and Gas sector.

            ISEC

            ISEC is a niche-player in the world of Safety & Emergency Training and consultancy, respected for its outstanding training quality.

            MOORE

            "We want to be the best accounting and consulting company in Belgium in terms of helping customers grow."

            Hoppe Ship Agencies

            Hoppe Ship Agencies is an independent shipping agent offering port agency services and husbandry for shipping companies calling Ostend, Zeebrugge and Bruges.
            23/03/2022

            Fair, conference & dinner

            09:00 – 17:00

            24/03/2022

            Fair, Inn2POWER Conference & B2B matchmaking

            09:00 – 17:00

            Programme

            Meet the Belgian Offshore Wind professionals

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            10:00-10:30
            Opening

            Welcome: Christophe Dhaene (Belgian Offshore Cluster)
            Opening Speech: Bart Tommelein (Mayor City of Ostend)
            Theme Speech: Caroline Verstraete (moderator)

            Tine Boon (Tractebel)

            Valérie Daloze (ELIA)

            Nicolas Van Damme (Defense)

            Panel members:

            Jan de Beurme (Defense)
            Markus Berger (ELIA)
            Mathias Verkest (Otary)
            Kristof Verlinden (Parkwind)
            Nathalie Balcaen (MDK)

            09:30 - 17:00
            Fair

            Free for every professional, but registration is required.

            Free flex offices and wifi available!

            VIP networking drink for exhibitors and dinner guests.

            19:00 - 00:00
            Award Ceremony of the Offshore Oscars

            Opening speech by Vincent Van Quickenborne (Minister of the North Sea)

            Award Ceremony of the Offshore Oscars:
            1. Belgian Offshore Business Developer Award
            2. Innovation Award
            3. Health And Safety Award
            4. Best Offshore Supplier Award
            5. Alliance partner award
            6. Most loyal BOC member

            10:00 - 10:10
            Welcome by Inn2POWER Project

            Katrien Criel (project manager POM West-Vlaanderen)

            Tinne Van der Straeten (Federal Minister of Energy | Video message) & An Stroobandt (Cabinet Federal Minister of Energy)

            11:45 - 12:00
            Q & A
            13:00 - 15:30
            B2B matchmaking

            The B2B Matchmaking Event, organised by the Inn2POWER project partners during the Belgian Offshore Days fair, brings together companies of the offshore wind industry (buyers as well as suppliers) from a large number of European countries. This is a unique opportunity to generate new business contacts and contracts.

            REGISTER HERE (free event):

            https://events.conversationstarter.net/e/belgianoffshoredays

            10:00 - 16:00
            Fair

            Fair is free for every professionel, but registration is required.

            Free flex offices and wifi available!

            Dirk Declerck (CEO Port of Ostend)
            Marc Nuytemans (De Blauwe Cluster)
            Lieven Tack (Algemeen Directeur POM West-Vlaanderen)

            Sponsors

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            Inn2POWER partners

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            Hydrogen East logo

            Mediapartners

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