Meet the Belgian Offshore Wind Industry

Working together for a strong Offshore Industry in Belgium

A lot of opportunities for Belgian companies

The sixth edition of Belgian Offshore Days (18 & 19 March 2020) will be hosted by Belgian Offshore Cluster at the historical Wellington Racetrack in Ostend.
Belgium remains a pioneer in offshore wind energy in Europe. The Belgian Offshore Days celebrates its 6th anniversary and will surprise its visitors with a fascinating program.

The fair gives the Offshore Wind industry a forum and encourages the collaboration between Belgian and International companies.

During this event, a conference will be held with focus on “Increasing value by data driven innovation in the offshore windfarm lifecycle”. Next to the conference a B2B meeting will enable participants to establish relations with new business partners across the entire offshore wind supply chain.

Belgian Offshore Days is initiated by Belgian Offshore Cluster www.belgianoffshorecluster.be

B2B Fair | CONFERENCE: Increasing value by data driven innovation in the offshore windfarm lifecycle | B2B Matchmaking

Exhibitors

Showing their experience in the international offshore wind business

Tractebel

Tractebel offers you multidisciplinary experience in renewable energies.
Viking

Viking

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

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.

Bom-Be

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

Parkwind

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

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.

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.

24SEA

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

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.

MHI Vestas

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind focuses on designing, manufacturing, installing and servicing offshore wind turbines.

Foc’s Consulting

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

    Van Meeuwen Lubrication

    We supply premium lubricants and smart chemicals. Our expertise is reflected in the committed on-site work of our technical specialists, our automated lubrication systems, and our training courses.

    Ecco Nova

    Investment of sustainable projects for the energy turn.

    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.

    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.

      UX Solutions

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

      Marlinks

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

      Intramar

      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.

      P&V

      For more than 30 years P&V Elektrotechniek has been a leader in the design and construction of distribution and control panels.

      RelyOn Nutec

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

      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.
      Future Services

      Future Services

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

      Cathie Associates

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

      VVC Equipment

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

      e-Bo offshore

      e-Bo Enterprises offers advice on the design, builds your offshore network and carries out the necessary maintenance to make everything work in the best conditions.
        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.

        Skyworkers

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

        Agence Maritime de L’Escaut

        Agence Maritime de l’Escaut” is a young ship agent company founded begin 2009 and represents owners, charterers, shippers and receivers of several commodities.

        Fire Pro

        FirePro Belgium is a Belgian fire safety and fire prevention company with certified fire safety products and systems.

        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.
        REBO

        REBO

        REBO nv provides infrastructure and services for the construction and operations & maintenance of the wind farms in the North Sea.

        Adede

        Adede specializes in the search and recovery of Unexploded Ordnance (UXO), Geophysics and Archaeology in water and on land.

        Navikon

        Established 1991 at the perfect location for all vessels passing through the Baltic Sea, our shipyard is the core of our business and our pride; and the very basis of all of our maritime activities. The global recession of 2008, which also affected the shipping industry, has pushed us into more advanced production for the oil and gas and wind-power industries.
        G4S

        G4S

        G4S specialises in outsourcing of business processes in sectors where security and safety risks are a strategic threat.
        K2 profshop

        K2 Profshop

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

        SeaRenergy Offshore

        SeaRenergy is an independent provider of comprehensive services to all stakeholders in the offshore wind industry starting from the design of T&I concepts to installation and operation & maintenance.

        Tech-Solutions

        Enduring passion for electrical engineering.

        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.

        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.
        GEOxyz

        GEOxyz

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

        Toolspot

        Toolspot Dewulf is an Ostend-based company, specialised in tools and safety for offshore use. With a versatile stock and good working knowledge of the sector we provide solutions for every challenge!

        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.

        C-Ventus

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

        Bosch

        Bosch

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

        LAVA

        LAVA is a management consultancy firm committed to drive change and help our clients to realize their full business potential.

        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.
        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.

        ISEC

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

        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.

        Cathie

        We deliver geological, geospatial, geophysical and geotechnical engineering solutions for a wide range of offshore and near shore industries, including wind, oil and gas, marine energy, ports and subsea cables. We offer innovative, cost-effective solutions to clients all over the world by managing seabed risk and solving technical challenges.
        Sarens

        Sarens

        Nothing too heavy, nothing too high.
        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.

        Witteveen + Bos

        Witteveen+Bos Belgium advises clients on a strategic, tactical and operational level. We strive for long-term relationships of trust with our clients.
        Aertssen

        Aertssen Kranen

        Aertssen Kranen is your partner for heavy lift projects.
        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.

        AllTerra BeLux

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

        Endiprev

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

        Nord-Lock Benelux

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

        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.

        Usafe

        USAFE our automated lifebuoy is the new lifesaving device: fast, easy to operate, has a large range and works on both sides.

        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.
          Engie Fabricom

          Engie Fabricom

          Engie Fabricom is a leading player in the markets of infrastructure, services, industry, energy and Oil & Gas.

          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.

          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.

          ZF Wind

          A global leader in driveline and chassis technology as well as active and passive safety technology.

          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.

          Deutsche Windtechnik

          Deutsche Windtechnik is a specialist in the technical maintenance of wind turbines. Onshore and offshore, throughout Europe, Taiwan and the USA. Whether it is an entire wind turbine, control unit, nacelle, rotor or foundation, from large components to the tiniest electronic parts right through to the substation, you’ll find the right experts for your wind turbine and wind farm.

          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.

          Fabriek voor De Toekomst Blue Energy

          Accelerates the transformation to a West Flemish knowledge-driven economy.

          18/03/2020

          fair and conference

          free for professionals, registration required

          18/03/2020

          exclusive dinner

          invitation only!

          19/03/2020

          fair and B2B meeting

          free for professionals, registration required

          Program

          Meet the Belgian Offshore Wind professionals

          Click here to see our hotel selection with special rates

          Click here to download the presentations of last year’s edition

          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.

          10:25-16:00
          Conference: Increasing value by data driven innovation in the offshore windfarm lifecycle.

          CONFERENCE OPENING
          10.25: Welcome and opening speech

          PART I CONFERENCE SPEAKERS
          10.50: Geotechnical data: Maarten Vandaele Geoxyz
          11.15: Engineering data: Bruno Stuyts VUB & Nathalie Gunst Thorgun
          12.05: Installation & EPCI data

          12.30: Lunch break

          13.10: Installation & EPCI data
          13.35: Monitoring & operational control data: Roel Vanthillo Marlinks & Ronny Dewaele e-BO
          14.15: Lifetime extension & beyond: Kristof Devriendt 24Sea

          PART II PANEL DISCUSSION
          What value brings all this data to concessions owners and business developers?
          14.40: Introduction of all panel members
          14.50: Debat
          15.25: Conclusions

          PART III SPECIAL AWARDS
          15.30: Special thanks and awarding from and to IBN Offshore Energy and Blue Cluster: Pieter Jan Jordaens & Caroline Ven

          17:30
          Registration

          Registration for the dinner in fair hall. Dinner is on invitation only.

          VIP network drink for exhibitors and dinner guests

          Speech by Jan De Beurme & start dinner

          21:45
          Open bar

          We made a hotel selection for you with special rates.

          MERCURE OOSTENDE
          €89,00 per single room per night, including full breakfast buffet and Wifi.
          €99,00 per double room per night, including full breakfast buffet and Wifi.
          €20,00 supplement per room per night in July and August.

          Make your reservations with the code ‘Port of Oostende’ at Hotel Mercure Oostende

          LEOPOLD HOTEL OSTEND
          €75,00 per single room per night, including full breakfast buffet and Wifi.
          €85,00 per double room per night, including full breakfast buffet and Wifi.
          €15,00 supplement per room per night in July and August.

          Make your reservations with the code ‘Port of Oostende’ at Leopold Hotel Ostend

          IBIS BUDGET OOSTENDE AIRPORT
          €58,00 per single room per night, including full breakfast buffet and Wifi.
          €68,00 per double room per night, including full breakfast buffet and Wifi.
          €10,00 supplement per room per night in July and August.

          Make your reservations with the code ‘Port of Oostende’ at Ibis Budget Oostende Airport

          THERMAE PALACE
          95€ per single classic room, including breakfast for one person.
          120€ per single classic room with sea view, including breakfast for one person.
          150€ per single superior room, including breakfast for one person.
          165€ per single palace room, including breakfast for one person.

          Per extra person there will be charged 20€ extra for breakfast.
          To make your reservations, fill in the form at Thermae Palace

          HOTEL BERO OSTEND
          €105 per single ecology room (rain shower, air conditioning) per night.
          €115 per single executive room (bath/douche, air conditioning) per night.

          The prices above are TAV included, breakfast buffet, highspeed WIFI and access to our leisure center “Ninfea”.
          Make your reservations with the code ‘Port of Oostende’ at Hotel Bero

          10:00 - 16:00
          Fair

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

          Free flex offices and wifi available!

          Belgian Offshore Cluster

          Final speech Jean de Bethune POM and closing drink

          10:00 - 11:30
          Seminar Offshore Wind Internationalisation - Blue Cluster

          Timeschedule:

          10:00-10:15: Launch of the Blue Accelerator Platform (POM West-Flanders)
          10:15-11:30: Internationalisation seminar Ann Overmeire and Erwin Leys
          Belgium is, together with other North Sea countries, a pioneer in offshore wind. Our know-how and skills are highly appreciated in the rest of the world. The Blue Cluster helps Flemish companies to offer their services in the North Sea region and abroad. Come and listen to the program we have in mind for 2020-2021, with support of Flanders Investment and Trade and in collaboration with Belgian Offshore Cluster, the Inn2POWER and the ELBE partners.

          Face-to-face pre-arranged sessions, organised by the Inn2POWER project partner, brings together companies and stakeholders of the offshore wind industry (buyers as well as suppliers, research institutions, ..) from a large number of European countries. This is a unique opportunity to generate new business contacts and contracts.

          Timeschedule:
          11:30 – 11:45 Introduction
          11:45 – 12:45 Bilateral meetings – morning session
          12:45 – 13:30 Networking lunch
          13:30 – 15: 00 Bilateral meetings – afternoon session

          Pre-registration is required!

          Register here for the B2B.

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