Capabilities Boskalis

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. is a leading global dredging and offshore contractor and maritime services provider. We offer a unique combination of experts, vessels and activities. With our origins in the Netherlands, we have been operating for over 100 years. Today we create new horizons for our stakeholders in the ports, offshore energy, maritime and inland infrastructure markets.

Boskalis is a global market leader in dredging. Our dredging activities include the construction and maintenance of ports and waterways, coastal defense and riverbank protection, and land reclamation. Boskalis executes large-scale, complex dredging projects thanks to its multidisciplinary expertise, global presence, and versatile dredging fleet. Boskalis is a global expert in sustainable and cost-competitive land reclamation.

With years of experience, we can handle the entire process – from feasibility study through to project completion. Our state-of-the-art dredging vessels and specialized equipment ensure performance and cost efficiency. Their large capacity means that land can be reclaimed at an attractive cost.

We offer the widest range of expert dredging, offshore transport and installation solutions, as well as maritime services, including towage and salvage, in our industry. As a result we can provide innovative, one-stop solutions to meet every challenge.

We Have 11700


Operating In 90


More than 900

Vessels & Floating Equipment

Revenue Eur 2016

2.6 billion, Capital Eur 3 billion

Equipment Commonly Used

in Sand Dredging and Reclamation Projects (Different Types of Equipment for Sand Dredging & Reclamation)

Boskalis Cutter Suction Dredger, How It Works

Boskalis Trailer Hopper Dredger, How It Works

Boskalis Backhoe Dredger, How It Works