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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 includes  exploration drilling services, heavy lift operations, motion compensated offshore access and crane equipment, offshore accommodation services and technical project management services. The following family members aim to meet and exceed your requirements 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 light jack-up drilling rig SWIFT 10. The SWIFT 10 is specially designed for the economic and technical challenges of offshore operations in the 21st century. The SWIFT 10 is suitable for the development and exploration of wells, workovers and well abandonments. SWIFT Drilling is highly focused on cost savings, safety and quality.


Jack-up Barge

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 with a series of monohull self-elevating platforms, Jack-Up Barge has developed into a reputable service provider committed to meeting the highest industry safety standards. Safety is at the forefront of our operations; therefore, we have initiated our “Elevating Safety” culture program to establish and sustain awareness of all health, safety and environmental aspects among our employees and partners.



Founded in 2019, Z-Bridge is a company specialising in the design, sale and rental of offshore access solutions. The company provides 24/7 project support to clients to ensure safe and efficient full motion compensated transfers of both cargo and personnel. Z-Bridge operates Bureau Veritas certified Walk-to-Work (W2W) and Bring-to-Work (B2W) systems from their head office in the IJmuiden. The B2W system 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”.

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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  authorities worldwide.

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