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New Wave Solutions

NewWaves Solutions is the UK operating company of DEME, a leading contractor in offshore energy, environmental remediation, dredging and marine infrastructure. DEME also engages in concession activities in offshore wind, marine infrastructure, green hydrogen, and mineral harvesting.

DEME is a front runner in innovation and new technologies, working towards a sustainable future by offering solutions for rising sea level, growing population, reduction of emissions, polluted rivers and soils, and the scarcity of mineral resources.

Farrans Construction

Farrans Construction, part of CRH, is a leading civil engineering and building contractor with over 80 years’ experience of delivering world-class projects across the UK and Ireland.

The company has completed some of the largest marine projects in the UK, supporting private and public sector organisations in the off-shore renewables industry, logistics, shipping and transportation. Farrans is a trusted partner for organisations such as Global Energy, Montrose Port Authority, Belfast Harbour and Peel Ports.

3 Deo

ActiveMaps.Live from 3DEO. Smart port and digital twin enablement.

Geospatial data, for none GIS specialists, at a fraction of the cost.

Asset tracking and management. Environmental monitoring. Conservancy.

A single window on all your asset, operational and environmental data and information. Legacy data, live data, sensors, IoT, AR.

Simple to implement and use. Build incrementally adding layers and complexity as and when business areas are ready.

Web delivered, accessible anywhere.

Mott Mac Donald

We have been shaping ports around the world for more than 50 years, using our technical skills and expertise to address all aspects of port and terminal operations, facilities and infrastructure.

We provide a full range of services, covering business case and master planning to design, implementation and asset management. Working with our clients, we deliver integrated and innovative solutions that develop modern and efficient ports and harbours.

Whether you want to increase berthing capacity or optimise operational efficiency, we are transforming our clients’ businesses, communities and employee opportunities through relentless focus on excellence and digital innovation.


GISGRO is a complete port management information system that makes port management visible and intelligent for multiple stakeholders. The intuitive graphical role-based interface and mobile tools facilitate communication across business borders. GISGRO provides a real-time business situational view with visualization and contextualizes information for better alignment, which helps ports to manage operations efficiently, trim time, reduce environmental loads, and ensure the safety of operations.

Van Oord

Aberdeen Harbour Expansion Project
The Port of Aberdeen’s £350million expansion is the largest marine infrastructure project in the UK. As the most ambitious development for trade around the North Sea, the project will significantly increase opportunities for existing customers and open the door to new markets.
Since 2018, Van Oord played a significant role, including dredging rock and soft materials to deepen the harbour, construction of rock revetments and the southern rubble mound breakwate

Travelers Insurance

In today’s dynamic world, Travelers can help your business prepare for what’s ahead. We tailor our insurance and risk management protections to your specific priorities and risks, so you can focus on driving your business forward. This commitment to insuring our clients’ ambitions has sustained our company for 160 years – and continues to make Travelers an insurer clients can trust.

L3 Harris

Do you want to learn more about how autonomous vessels can improve port survey efficiency? Come and talk to L3Harris on Stand 24 to find out how our USV’s can reduce cost implications and carbon emissions while also providing secondary benefits as a security and surveillance platform. L3Harris are the world leaders in uncrewed vessel development, build and support for ports of all sizes.

Van Oord

Van Oord is committed to ensuring sustainability is a prime consideration at every project stage. We play an active role in caring for the planet and local communities by focusing on solutions that enhance the environment, both now and in the future. We work closely with our clients and support our team to be innovative and develop work methods that are sympathetic to the locations in which we work.

Rubb Buildings

Rubb port warehouses offer bulk storage solutions, custom-designed to meet a variety of bulk handling methods. Relocating and extending is easy and cost effective. Ship and offshore manufacturing buildings and movable covers are used to protect fabrication work in shipyards.

Rubb structures provide large, clearspan internal spaces that are illuminated by natural light through translucent roofing systems. This allows a brighter, safer, more efficient working environment than conventional port structures.


Working throughout the pandemic, Boskalis Westminster successfully completed capital and maintenance dredging projects throughout the UK, including Southampton, Felixstowe, Warrenpoint and the River Clyde, as well as reclaiming Liverpool’s Bramley Moore Dock, water injection dredging in Great Yarmouth, coastal defence works and supplying marine sourced aggregate for the construction industry.
We look forward to meeting you at our stand and catching up in person during this year’s conference.


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Arch Henderson

Arch Henderson is a British design consultancy with specialist skills in marine civil engineering, coastal engineering, geotechnical engineering, mechanical engineering and industrial structural engineering. Recent projects include deep water quays, dry dock redevelopment, marinas, new Ro-Ro facilities, diving surveys and shipyard infrastructure development. Large scale projects include the new Nigg Bay development in Aberdeen (£300m+), Defence infrastructure (£67m) at Glen Mallan, Nigg Enterprise Quay (£19m), Invergordon (£20m) and BAE IEI Shipyard Development (£35m)