After graduating in 1991 from Dutch Polytechnic Noorderhaaks in Den Helder, he worked two years on drill rigs as a casingrunning engineer. Afterwards, he sailed for five years around the world as a safety officer on semi-submersible crane vessels. Wishing to work onshore again, he worked as a consultant for an engineering firm before he worked for 10 years as a HSE engineer with a large Dutch dredging company. In 2010, he joined Dockwise as a lead HSE engineer. After the merger with Boskalis, he now works as a lead HSE engineer in the Boskalis Offshore Energy Division
Articles By Bram Sluiskes
The risks of mooring operations in the dredging industry cannot be overstated. Equipment, training and competence of personnel, and technology are the different factors that play a part in safe and efficient mooring work.