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The members of the Van Es Group of Companies have built an extensive track record in offshore oil & gas projects. Their solutions include, but are not limited to exploration drilling services, heavy lift operations, motion compensated offshore access and crane equipment, offshore accomodation services and technical project management services. The following family members aim to meet and exceed your requirments during installation, maintenance and (de)commissioning campaigns.




SWIFT Drilling BV

SWIFT Drilling was founded in 2011 as a modern drilling contractor operating the highly automated SWIFT 10. SWIFT 10 is a light Jack-up drilling rig specially designed to the economic and technical challenges of offshore operations of the 21st century. SWIFT 10 is suitable for development, explorations wells, workovers and well abandonments. Highly focused on cost savings, safety and quality.


Jack-up Barge BV

Jack-Up Barge was founded in 2003 by way of  a strategic acquisition of  a fleet of modular Jack-up barges from Ballast Nedam. By expanding its fleet with of a series of monohull self-elevating platforms, Jack-Up Barge has developed into a reputable service provider committed to meeting the highest industry standards. Safety is at the forefront of our operations and therefore, we have initiated our “Elevating Safety” culture program to establish and sustain awareness to all health, safety and environment aspects among our employees and partners.



Founded in 2019, Z-Bridge is a company specialized in the design, rental and sales of Offshore Access Solutions. The company is providing 24/7 project support to clients to ensure safe and efficient fully motion compensated tranfers of both cargo and personnel. Z-Bridge is managing the operation of Bureau Vertitas certified Walk-to-Work (W2W) and Bring-to-Work (B2W) systems from the IJmuiden head office. The B2W is a new light-weight and cost efficient system that will enable small Service Operation Vessels and large Crew Transfer Vessels to engage in the “W2W market”.


The Offshore Partners

The Offshore Partners (TOP) is an independent Service Provider to Oil & Gas majors, vessel operators, offshore contractors, investors, project and product developers and public authorities worldwide.

TOP provides technical and project management services for new build and conversion projects, for on- and offshore installation projects, recruitment services, crew services as well as operational support services.