Offshore Valley - Port of Schiedam
Offshore Valley in Schiedam supports and nurtures the development of high-tech offshore energy. A combination of innovative digital design processes and finishing and maintenance. This combination of top-class expertise and innovation is crucial to sustainability, energy transition and the Next Economy Roadmap, and contributes to the attractiveness of the Rotterdam port areas as a whole.
A powerful offshore cluster
A dynamic cluster of respected and highly-specialised businesses in the Port of Schiedam has been providing extensive and high-quality expertise, innovation and materials to the international offshore industry for many years. Offshore Valley boasts more than 50 renowned offshore businesses and 2,000 engineers. It is part of one of the most comprehensive and innovative maritime offshore hotspots in the world. Big names such as Jumbo, Damen, Huisman, Mammoet, RH Marine, SBM Offshore, HSM, Gusto and Wärtsilä, together with many other businesses, give this cluster its character.
Area developments in the Port of Schiedam
A comprehensive investment programme is currently being implemented in close collaboration with businesses, partners, the Port of Rotterdam and the Municipality of Schiedam. The investment programme is targeted at the improvement of sustainability and accessibility by the upgrading of infrastructure, improvement of public transport, installation of boarding points for the water coach and water cab, and the laying-out of a cycle path network, together with various forms of collaboration in the field of technical education, expertise and innovation, all of which will also contribute to the safeguarding of a healthy living environment.