ENR Thirth place award 2017 | Royal HaskoningDHVRoyal HaskoningDHV is internationally renowned for the planning, design and operation of ports and maritime installations. For the year 2017, Royal HaskoningDHV was proud to be recognised at #3 for its leading services in marine and port facilities (ENR Global Sourcebook). Royal HaskoningDHV is experienced in all aspects of port development for mixed use ports including the development of flexible facilities for container handling, RORO and ferry terminals, along with bulk, general and project cargo berths.

Meeting the demands of a growing industry

The maritime industry is facing huge pressure to provide ever greater economies in bulk handling along with faster turnaround times for vessels. We understand that some ports need to be able to manage multiple cargo and must be flexible enough to cope with demand.

Port master plans undertaken by our skilled team of professionals enable our clients to exploit the full potential of their port, whilst ensuring security and flexibility for the future.

In a recent survey, reported upon in the Dock and Harbour Authority publication, Royal HaskoningDHV was noted as being responsible for 34% of port and maritime related world-wide projects.

Comprehensive solutions, world-class support

We provide complete project management of port developments, through all stages. From initial conceptual design, supervision of site investigations and surveys, model testing, detailed port and terminal design, preparation of contract documents for construction, tender evaluations, construction supervision and project management through to final commissioning of a new facility.

Our 'Smart Ports' initiative is built upon the key themes of sustainability, energy efficiency, environmental management, emissions management and climate change. It provides an opportunity to develop practical and cost effective environmental improvements and reduce revenue expenditure, for small capital investment with quick payback.

With over 130 years of maritime experience, Royal HaskoningDHV enjoys long term involvement with many successful ports and we have a proven track record in devising cost effective and efficient solutions.