Article by Phillip Woodcock in the DAMEN newsletter
Workships safely up to speed. On the surface, the Offshore Wind industry has a good safety track record. “So far on wind farm crew vessels industry-wide, there have been zero fatalities,” says Workships’ Philip Woodcock. “Statistically this will not continue. We have to improve, learn lessons and share information. Together we can move the eventuality further and further back and mitigate the consequences of major incidents.Download Full Article
OWS gets acquired by Acta Marine
Den Helder based company Acta Marine has acquired Offshore Wind Services B.V. (OWS), including the UK subsidiary OWPMS Ltd. OWS will be renamed Acta Marine Wind Services in the next couple of months. The daily management of the company will remain with Workships Contractors, whom have successfully been providing these services to OWS over the last years. The main contact persons for clients, suppliers and the vessel crews will remain unchanged.Download Full Article
Workships and OWS wish everyone a happy, successful, healthy and safe 2015!