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Facts & figures: Oceanteam’s deep-water base in Velsen Noord


Facts & figures: Oceanteam’s deep-water base in Velsen Noord
Did you know we have a base with deep-water (9 mtr) quayside facilities in Velsen Noord, the Netherlands? Here, Oceanteam Solutions facilitates the submarine cable industry by offering a full and integrated range of services comprising cable storage, cable handling, and cable transport. The base is perfectly located, immediately behind the North Sea locks of IJmuiden.
The base can accommodate all sizes of vessels for short and long term storage and (de)mobilisation. It is a hub for ship-to-ship cable transfers and it has various sizes of turntables and static tanks readily available. Furthermore, Oceanteam Solutions offers cable transfer equipment and experienced cable handling crews.

Key details of our base:
  • non-tidal port
  • 400 meters of quay
  • maximum draught 12 meter
  • maximum beam 42 meter
  • 100 ton capacity crane on the premises, cranes with more capacity on request
  • closed compound under surveillance

Over the years Oceanteam Solutions has built up a broad client base worldwide, to which the company successfully rents out equipment and support the client’s offshore cable, pipeline and umbilical installations, transport and storage projects. 

About Oceanteam Solutions
Oceanteam Solutions focuses on solution driven offshore services by combining strong engineering and equipment capabilities. This way it can support its clients’ offshore cable, pipeline and umbilical installations, transport and storage projects in the most beneficial way. Oceanteam Solutions operates according the following standards: ISO 90001:2008, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.