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Northern Powerhouse Offshore Energy Mission to the Netherlands

List of Participants

Andrew Jackson LLP

  • Legal Services to the International commercial market, with an emphasis on Shipping, Transport, Marine and Renewables, Logistics and Storage.  Also property and employment advice to the same sectors including business immigration matters.

Ardmore Craig

  • Ardmore Craig Ltd is an engineering design and consultancy business specialising in offshore handling equipment, subsea tools and vessel structures for the oil & gas, renewable and marine sectors.

Best Service Europe Ltd

  • The business was formed in 1st January 2002 by F.R. Butterfield, who has had experience with Electrical and Electronic Engineering since 1968, within the AV and TV industry. Originally the business was formed as a Repair and Service provider for SeaTel TVRO antennas, which later led to Repair, Service and also supply of antennas and equipment for SeaTel in both TVRO , VSAT  and larger TX/RX antennas. As the client base expanded work also included Orbit KVH and Intellian antennas for both TVRO and VSAT.

Boston Energy

  • Boston Energy is an approved supplier of Technicians (CT, MT & AT) to the Wind Industry. Capabilities include; WT Service, Statutory Inspections, Nacelle Crane & Repair, Pre-assembly and Installation for Offshore and Onshore Turbine activities. Clients currently include SGRE, MVOW, SSE. Vestas, Vensys and Orsted.

Catch UK

  • CATCH is an industry led partnership supporting the process, energy, engineering and renewable industries in the Humber region. We do this through Membership, Knowledge exchange and Skills development. Created in 1999 to support the development of the £6 billion Humber chemical and chemistry using sectors, CATCH now boasts members and partners drawn from across the process engineering, energy, engineering and renewable sectors, their associated supply chains, regional and national government agencies and local authorities, including all four Humber local authorities. CATCH’s approach to industry training is unique. Not only do we have world class facilities, but we work in partnership with multiple training providers including local further education colleges and private organisations who are recognised as leaders in their field – finding you the right solutions.

  • CATCH Skills is a technical training provider specialising in Mechanical, Process and Health & Safety training. We have a wide range of courses available for both individuals looking to learn new skills or employers looking to develop their existing team. We also work with clients to build bespoke courses to match their specific training needs and can deliver @ CATCH or on client site.

Comtec Int UK

  • ComtecInt UK provide a single source solution to companies looking for high quality workwear and PPE. We specialize in supporting the offshore Industry with particular focus on Renewables. We can conduct 6 monthly inspections and provide offshore management of PPE. Our bespoke Webshops simplify the ordering process without removing purchasing departments from the process. Most of our operational staff have Offshore experience whether it is ex Energy or Royal Navy. This means we can bring a personal understanding of the requirements of companies working offshore. We work closely with manufacturers and Training companies to both develop equipment and keep up to date with changes within Industries. Wherever you are operating in the World, if your company needs support with finding the correct workwear and PPE we can help.

Dyer Engineering Limited

  • Dyer Engineering is an innovative fabrication and machining busines with wide-ranging capabilities to manufacture metal components and structures. We also provide maintenance, repair and overhaul support services to Customer’s equipment.

  • We operate across a diverse range of markets, including oil & gas, offshore energy & sub-sea, working with various metals, with the ability to process small parts which can be picked up by the handful, through to large-scale structures operating in harsh environments.

  • Our niche is the manufacture of challenging fabricated parts which then need machined to tight tolerances, usually bespoke, which have never been produced before. The whole process of fabrication, welding, machining, painting and assembly is all managed within our own facilities, reducing your lead-time and Project/Supply Chain Management requirements.

  • We also offer mechanical assembly operations including hydraulic and pneumatic fitting.

  • We produce high-quality products, with a large degree of flexibility in the manufacturing process, to deal with issues that may arise (usually as the product has not been made before).

  • We are seeking to engage with Operators, Maintenance Providers and OEM manufacturers, who require components and structures to be fabricated, machined, painted and assembled.

  • Please visit www.smarterstrongertogether.comfor more details.

El Roboto Ltd

  • El Roboto is a branding, graphic design and digital design agency specialising in working with companies in the Offshore Energy Sector and supply chain. Having worked with international clients on projects for over 12 years, we are able to provide design and production solutions for projects ranging from full corporate rebrands, advertising campaigns, design for print and large format exhibitions, as well as full web and digital offerings. Our experience in this area means we thoroughly understand the challenges and restrictions that clients in this sector can face and have always found ways to overcome and capitalise on these challenges, leading our clients to come back to us time and again, year after year.

Green Marine Solutions Ltd

  • Green Marine Solutions provides marine services to the offshore renewable industry. Primarily Marine Coordination and all associated services including software, GMS has worked on projects all over the world, directly with the principle contractor  or Wind Farm owner. GMS also offers a fabric maintenance package which has been utilised with one of our clients for over 5 years.

Green Power (Global) Ltd

  • Green Power (Global) Ltd is a small bespoke consultancy providing a range of services into the global Offshore Renewables and Interconnection markets.  Our key focal areas are business strategic development, business development, project oversight, supply chain support and coordination. We also provide Non Executive Drectors and Non Executive Chairmen into a range of businesses in a range of sectors.  Additionally, we provide Interim Business Management Support, again, in a wide range of sectors.

Gronwind Ltd

  • Gronwind are quality management and inspection specialists in the offshore wind energy sector. 

Humberside Offshore Training Association Ltd

  • Established in 1987, HOTA a Limited Company with Charity status was originally established by the Oil & Gas Industry for the Industry. A market leader in the provision of Nationally and Internationally Approved Renewable, Offshore, Onshore and Maritime Courses, HOTA have continuously expanded and diversified and today trains around 8000 delegates each year, offering more than 100 training courses across 11 main training streams. HOTA’s business model has always allowed us to be ahead of our competitors in both provision of existing services and innovation to meet customer’s bespoke training and consultancy requirements.

  • As a charity, a significant proportion of our surplus is ploughed back into facilities and staff development, and perhaps even more importantly, HOTA’s Board of Trustees is drawn from all major industrial sectors in which we operate, giving us a unique insight into current and future challenges and opportunities within these sectors. HOTA’s specialisms include a full range of survival, health & safety and specialist courses approved by multiple awarding bodies including OPITO, GWO, MCA, HSE, IOSH, City & Guilds, JTL, etc.

  • Facilities include a survival pool, helicopter underwater escape trainer, helideck, fire grounds, working dockside facility, command and control suites, medical training suites, confined space unit, hazardous electrical installation suites, a wind turbine davit crane, and work at heights.

IT Services Grimsby Ltd

  • IT Services Grimsby Ltd is a long established technology support company, based close to some of the UK’s busiest port areas in Grimsby, Immingham and Hull. We provide IT and related technology services to businesses in the offshore renewables sector. We deliver effective outcomes at any scale from emergency computer repairs and supplies through managed remote support services to enterprise wide information management architectures. We pride ourselves on our technical solutions optimised for marine vessels on extended operations.

  • We are keen to engage with European marine fleet operators and related businesses requiring mission critical IT services, operational flexibility and proximity to popular UK North Sea ports.

JBA Consulting

  • JBA Consulting is an independent specialist flood, weather and climate risk management consultancy, employing over 600 staff in 26 offices in the UK, Ireland, United States, Singapore, Australia and Cambodia. The firm is a private limited company whollyowned by its employees.

Magnomatics Ltd

  • We are offering a highly efficient, compact and reliable generator.  We have built machines of up to 500kW and have plans for multi-mega watt machines

McAusland & Turner Ltd

  • McAusland Turner provide international marine consultancy services. 

  • We have been providing advice and support to the marine industry since 1888 and have been official P & I Club Correspondents for over 100 years. Our people are the company’s greatest asset offering experience and professional expertise for P and I Clubs, Underwriters and Insurers, the Marine Industry at large, the Legal Profession and Government Bodies. We are also Lloyd’s Agents for the East Coast of England and are accredited by DNV to ISO9001:2015

  • Our name is synonymous with quality in the world of Marine Surveying. The Company is a member of the Team Humber Marine Alliance and our Surveyors and Consultants, who bring a unique blend of expertise and practical skills, are represented in The Nautical Institute, The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology, The British Association of Cargo Surveyors and the International Institute of Marine Surveying.


  • MISTRAS Group is one of the world’s largest suppliers of integrity and inspection services. Specialising in providing innovative asset integrity solutions for all projects using enhanced services that include asset monitoring, engineering services, advanced and conventional NDT.

  • MISTRAS is a leading “one source” global provider of technology-enabled asset protection solutions used to evaluate the structural integrity of critical energy, industrial and public infrastructure. Mission critical services and solutions are delivered globally and provide customers the ability to extend the useful life of their assets, improve productivity & profitability, comply with government safety and environmental regulations and enhance risk management operational decisions.

Myton Law Limited

  • Myton Law is a modern, highly focussed and specialist commercial law firm operating in the shipping, logistics,  international trade and renewable energy sectors. Our firm is based in Hull, UK with an office on the banks of the River Humber and we act for a wide range of local, national and  international clients.

North Sea Winches

  • North Sea Winches specialises in the design and manufacture of electric and hydraulic winches and systems for many Offshore, Renewables, Marine and Industrial applications.

  • Products include overboarding and LARS, moonpool, A&R and intervention winches with AHC or CT functions, AHTS, single and multi-point mooring, anchor windlasses and capstans. 

  • All systems can be supplied with local and wheelhouse VFD/proportional controls. We also supply running line meters and drive systems including diesel or electric HPU’s. With nearly 50 years of trading North Sea Winches have implemented lessons learnt in the harsh environment of the North Sea to provide customers with dependable, reliable, hardworking, cost effective machinery. Our winches are designed and manufactured in house to well-proven core values that are industry standard. We have our own in-house sales and design teams who can tailor each project to suit the individual requirements of our customers. Our skilled workforce combines traditional skills with a modern approach through the use of conventional and the very latest CNC machinery. North Sea Winches has ISO 9001-2015 Quality Accreditation, which provides customer satisfaction through every step of a project. We offer comprehensive worldwide spares and service backup.


  • Partrac is a UK based coastal and marine geoscience company with a global reach and reputation. Our core skills combine oceanographic, environmental and geoscience (geophysical) survey expertise with specialist consultancy in coastal and marine geoscience. Established in 2003 we are a dynamic, innovative and highly skilled organisation that has gained a good reputation with our clients, who include Atlantis, Scottish Power Renewables, Boskalis and EDF Energy Renewables, for high-quality scientific and technology-led marine survey and consultancy to aid in the delivery of complex marine engineering and environmental projects in a range of challenging estuarine coastal and offshore marine environments. The integration of scientists, consultants and surveyors within our organisation makes us unique in the marine services sector, and we are recognised by our Clients as innovative, flexible, contractually amenable, and that we go the extra mile in our service delivery.

  • We are interested in companies which use the supply chain identified above, such as developers, Tier 1 contractors and major engineering and environmental consultants.

Point Engineering

  • Certification to DNVGL-OS-C401 for welded steel components supply to Offshore Wind Installations. Point Marine and Offshore products are used across the world on vessels and rigs, and more recently Offshore Wind Towers, to protect people and assets in hazardous conditions. Door and hatch systems designed and developed; fire, water, gas and blast protection for safe access and escape applications. Point Industrial Services assist on larger scale projects with Coded Welding, Laser Profiling and CNC Machining. Manufacturing site is located adjacent to Green Port Hull. We are engaging with Wind Farm equipment specifiers, designers & fabricators.

Precision Machined Components

  • Precision Machined Components, a Division of Pressure Technologies Plc, consists of Al-Met, Roota Engineering, Quadscot Precision Engineers and Martract Limited and primarily serves the global oil and gas industry and are leaders in their markets. With world-class lead times, highly specialised precision engineering skills and a blue chip customer base.

  • The exploration and production of oil and gas demands equipment that can withstand extreme and hostile environments, produced to exacting standards in order to reliably perform in safety critical situations. We provide key components for a variety of deep-water and subsea oil exploration and production equipment as well as wear parts for oil production.

  • In recent years we have been utilising our experience and qualifications to engage with other markets and are active in the Defence, Renewables, Nuclear and Chemical sectors.

  • We are looking to engage with equipment providers in both the Oil & Gas and Renewables sectors.


  • We supply fuels and logistics solutions to marine vessels and craft. We presently deliver using our partner companies fleet of road tankers as well as third part road tanker operators. Much of our business involves selling fuels, on credit, to overseas customers which have vessels of all types calling into UK ports. This includes container vessels, tankers, RoRo, car carriers, military vessels, dry bulk vessels, dredgers, offshore vessels engaged in survey, support and services to the offshore energy industry, cruise vessels etc. We would look to engage with business who own and operate marine vessels or major contractors working on projects with a marine / offshore aspect, such as windfarm operators or companies involved in offshore exploration and production.


  • The complete subsea partner offering turnkey solutions to the offshore wind industry. Including ROV, Diving and inspections.

Rix Shipping Co Ltd

  • J. R. Rix and Sons Ltd is a family owned business with a history of over 140 years. Starting as a ship owner and manager the group has expanded to include a diverse portfolio including: 

    • Rix Petroleum: one of the largest independent operators in the country with national coverage from the north of Scotland to the south of England.

    • Rix Shipping: own and operate 6 oil tankers, provide bunkering services and fuel transportation. 

    • BostonRix Wind, a JV venture. BostonRix Wind provides a single point of contact to the offshore wind industry supplying strategic assets and services including crew transfer vessels, skilled technicians and engineers for all aspects of wind farm construction  and maintenance, from sea and ground level up.  

    • Rix Sea Shuttle: Own and operate 6 CTV’s ranging from 19 – 27 meters.  

    • Maritime Bunkering 

    • Stevedoring and Warehouse operations In Hull and Montrose in Scotland 

    • Victory Leisure Homes

    • Jordans Cars

    • Landowners with over 50 acres of land at strategic locations at the ports of Hull and Montrose 

  • The company won the Sunday Times Top Track 250 Company (38th), and is proud to be able to support projects of any size. Attending this event ensures we keep up to date with the latest industry news and allows us the opportunity to win more business.

Royston Ltd

  • Diesel Power Generation supply and service.  Hybrid solutions.  Fuel Monitoring Technology for wind farm vessels.

SHR Group Ltd

  • SHR International Group, is a Business Consultancy, boasting a combined: •67 years’ of HR experience, in all aspects of People and Organisational Management & Development, •36 years’ Accounting and Payroll, •35 years’ Training & Development, •22 years’ Health & Safety, •2 years’ Safeguarding. In the past year we have added GDPR compliance and implementation to our service delivery, helping companies to develop robust policies and procedures and providing training and seminar briefings to back up these policies. The company delivers to clients across the UK and also has experience in practical delivery across 65 countries. We have broad sector experience with larger corporate clients, SME's and not for profit in our portfolio and are seeking to engage with similar. We guarantee a personal and bespoke service for all! commencing with a FREE CONSULTATION, to gauge the levels of compliance with legislation, without a time limitation placed on the duration of your consultation. We offer a pragmatic and personal service; with face-to-face access to your consultant when you need it. All work is bespoke to your organisation and we are available for clients 24/7. Additionally, we offer a project by project service delivered with rates that are both competitive and attractive.    

Slingco Limited

  • Slingco, is a world-leading supplier of cable pulling grips, swivels and wire rope assemblies. We have evolved into an expert design and manufacturing operation, producing a wide range of high quality stainless / galvanised steel, or non metallic pulling grips, as well as line pulling swivels, blocks, array rollers, connectors and general wire rope assemblies.

  • Our products are renowned for high performance in quality-critical applications, they are designed, manufactured and tested to exacting standards to ensure safe and dependable operation.

  • Slingco’s headquarters are based in the UK with regional offices in USA. we have distributed our products all around the world, making heavy-duty cable and conductor installation and support a whole lot easier for people working in industries as varied as Oil & Gas, Subsea, Power Utilities, Rail, Aerospace, Automotive, Performing arts, Major Construction and more.

Specialist Marine Consultants Ltd

  • SMC deliver Consultancy, Management, Supervision and Workforce solutions to the Renewable, Oil & Gas and Utilities Sectors. 

  • As a 2018 recipient of the Queen's Award for International Trade, we are keen to continue to grow our client base within these sectors. 

  • SMC welcome the opportunity to engage with Developers, Operators and OEMs.


  • TNEI is an independent specialist energy consultancy providing technical, strategic, environmental and consenting advice to organisations operating within the conventional and renewable energy sectors.

  • We have a range of skills tailored specifically to answer the issues associated with increased distributed renewable generation and the integration of low carbon technology.  Our consultants have industry leading expertise in grid code compliance studies, noise assessment and modelling of innovative, smart grid technologies.  These skills are complemented by a number of other technical services; from GIS and consenting, to civil engineering and energy market analysis, allowing us to confidently guide clients through projects from concept to delivery.

  • Our clients include Electricity Transmission and Distribution Companies, Renewables Project Developers, Wind Turbine Manufacturers and many other major industrial organisations. TNEI also provide services to government departments (DTI and DEFRA), Carbon Trust, Energy Saving Trust, Ofgem, DECC and Local Authorities.

  • TNEI’s extensive team within the Power Systems and Technology group possesses a world-class mix of distribution system experience, system studies capability, and data management and handling skills, coupled with the ability to understand client requirements and to deliver study results in a clear and concise format.

  • TNEI is well known and respected for the strength and expertise of its Planning & Environmental Group with a strong combination of planning, environmental and technical expertise relating to energy projects. It has established a reputation within the energy industry for the rapid and effective consenting of wind energy sites and other energy related projects.

 Torque Solutions Ltd

  • Torque Solutions provide superior bolting solutions for multiple industries including quarrying, power generation oil and gas, heavy industry and renewable wind generation.

  • Torque Solutions has built its reputation on customer service. The Sheffield head office offers service, repair and calibration with a capacity up to 36,000 Nms for tightening tools and tensioner equipment. Average turnaround time for customers  is less than five days however we also provide an express service. 

  • We seek to engage with offshore and onshore turbine manufacturers, oil and gas and energy sectors to be able to expand our presence both in the UK and further into Europe


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