ABOUT

ABOUT BOWEI

Boskalis HC  Offshore Wind Taiwan Co. Ltd. (also referred to by its Chinese company name BoWei) is a maritime contractor and services provider for the offshore wind sector in Taiwan. BoWei is a joint venture between Boskalis Offshore Holding B.V. (Boskalis) and HC OFFSHORE Contractor Company (HC).

WHAT WE PROVIDE

Through BoWei, Boskalis and HC provide innovative and competitive solutions ranging from Balance of Plant, Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI), transportation and installation (T&I), seabed intervention and marine surveys to decommissioning for offshore wind farm projects in Taiwan.

OUR SAFETY & QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

With safety as our core value we have developed a safety culture with no compromises. NINA (No Injuries No Accidents) aims to embed the desired safety culture in our organization and make it a fully integrated part of working behaviour.

The Boskalis Way of Working (WoW) aims to achieve operational excellence with a clear focus on safe and sustainable solutions and a consistent client approach. More than just systems and procedures, the Boskalis WoW provides a consistency in the initiation, planning, execution and completion of our projects.

30+ YEARS OF LOCALIZATION IN TAIWAN

Boskalis has been active in Taiwan since 1988, with dredging works in the Hualien harbour basin and involvement in many other infrastructure projects in Changhua, Mailiao and Taichung. In the past 30 years HC has built up a solid track record in Taiwan and a reputation to match. On its many projects HC has worked with many local companies and sub-contractors that are able to assist BoWei in its Taiwanese offshore wind farm venture.

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  • Awarded the Scour Protection Contract for the Yunlin Offshore Wind Farm

    Company: Boskalis  |  Service: Seabed Intervention  |  Location: Yunlin

    Boskalis was awarded a contract for the installation of scour protection at the Yunlin offshore wind farm. The project was awarded by Yunneng Wind Power Co. Ltd. Boskalis will install rock on the seabed around the 71 monopile foundations which will serve as scour protection. A total of 325,000 tons of rock sourced from local quarries in Taiwan will be installed using a fallpipe vessel. The project is scheduled to commence early 2020 and is expected to be completed late 2020.
  • BOKALIFT 2 Approved Under the BoE Platform to Work On the CFXD Project

    Company: Boskalis  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: Taipei

    This unique vessel is built specifically for Taiwanese offshore conditions.
  • Achievement on CFXD OWF Industrial Relevance Report

    Company: Boskalis HC Offshore Wind Taiwan Co. Ltd.  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: Taipei

    BoWei localization efforts in CFXD OWF industrial relevance report are approved by Industrial Development Bureau, Ministry of Economic Affairs.
  • Boskalis Launches Bokalift 2 Crane Vessel

    Company: Boskalis  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: Taipei

    Boskalis announced that the newly-launched Bokalift 2 crane vessel will be deployed on the CFXD for the transportation and installation of foundations. The DP2 vessel with accommodation for 150 people will boast 7,500 m2 of free deck space and a 4,000-ton revolving crane capable of lifting structures more than 100 meters high.
  • Signing of CFXD Foundation T&I Contract

    Company: Boskalis HC Offshore Wind Taiwan Co. Ltd.  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: Taipei

    The signing ceremony of the contractor agreement for ChangFang Xidao Offshore Wind Farm’s underwater foundation transportation and installation was hosted by Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners and BoWei on 29 October 2019 in Taipei, Taiwan. The photo above shows the signing of the contract by: Hank Tsai (General Manager of HC), Marcel van Bergen (Director of Offshore Wind, Boskalis), Jesper K. Holst (CEO of CIP Taiwan), Andre Andringa (Project Director of Offshore Wind, Boskalis).
  • BoWei Preparation Office Established

    Company: Boskalis HC Offshore Wind Taiwan Co. Ltd.  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: Taipei

  • Signing of CFXD Foundation T&I PBA

    Company: Boskalis HC Offshore Wind Taiwan Co. Ltd.  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: Taipei

    The signing ceremony of the Preferred Bidder Agreement for ChangFang Xidao Offshore Wind Farm’s underwater foundation transportation and installation was hosted by CIP and BoWei on 5 July 2019 in Taipei, Taiwan. The photo above shows the signing of the PBA agreement by: Marina Hsu (Chief Development Manager of CIP Taiwan), Jesper K. Holst (CEO of CIP Taiwan), Hank Tsai (General Manager of HC), Marcel van Bergen (Director of Offshore Wind, Boskalis).
  • Signing of BoWei Joint Venture Agreement Between HC and Boskalis

    Company: HC & Boskalis  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: Taipei

    HC OFFSHORE Contractor Company and Boskalis Offshore International signed the agreement on the 51%-49% shareholder establishment of the BoWei joint venture. The photo below shows the signing by Hank Tsai, General Manager on behalf of HC, and Marcel van Bergen, Director of Offshore Wind on behalf of Boskalis.
  • Mighty Servant 3 Transports Seajacks Zaratan Into Port of Taichung

    Company: Boskalis  |  Service: Marine Transport  |  Location: Taichung

    The Boskalis semi-submersible vessel Mighty Servant 3 transports the Seajacks Zaratan from Rotterdam, the Netherlands, to Taichung, Taiwan.
  • Boskalis Invited to 2018 Taiwan Business Alliance Conference Hosted by the Ministry of Economic Affairs

    Company: Boskalis  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: Taipei

    In recognition of the importance of Boskalis’ technology and services in enhancing Taiwan’s global competitiveness, the country’s Ministry of Economic Affairs invited foreign investors including Boskalis to sign an LOI. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-Wen, Minister of Economic Affairs Rong-Chin Shen and participated by Boskalis Project Director of Offshore Wind Andre Andringa and Taiwan Country Manager Elvin Sng.
  • Boskalis Awarded Geotechnical Site Investigation Campaign by WPD

    Company: Horizon Group (fully owned by Boskalis)  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: Guanyin

    Geotechnical site investigation at Guanyin, west of Taiwan, comprising 49x60m deep boreholes, was undertaken including deep sampling boreholes, CPT boreholes, P-S logging, offshore and onshore laboratory testing and factual reporting of these results. The drilling work was done from the self-elevating platform (SEP) Muhibbah JB1 and the self-propelled lift boats King Fish and Whale Shark.
  • Marine Day in Boskalis Headquarter in the Netherlands

    Company: Boskalis  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: The Netherlands

    High-level Taiwanese government officials/delegations from the Bureau of Energy, MIRDC, Taiwan Power, CPC, SOIC, ITRI, Taiwan Construction Research, Sinotech and CECI visited the Boskalis headquarters in the Netherlands. Boskalis welcomed the guests to the Boskalis Campus, provided a visit to the Bokalift 1 simulator as well as a tour of the Port of Rotterdam.
  • Boskalis and Taiwan Partners MoU Signing Ceremony

    Company: Boskalis & Hwa Chi & Woen-Jinn & Pan Formosa & Sinotech  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: Taipei

    Over 100 local guests including the MoEA, BoE, IDB, ITRI, Green Energy Industry Promotion Center, MIRDC, Dragon Prince, Asian Cement, Iovtec, Aon, NTIO, ABB, Century Wind Power, CSBC, Seagreen, Niras, TPC, CECI, EGST, Chinese International Economic Cooperation, Association, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology participated in the event.
  • HC and Boskalis Sign MoU, Partnership For Offshore Wind Activities

    Company: HC and Boskalis  |  Service: Offshore Energy  |  Location: The Netherlands

    A milestone in the more than 20-year partnership between HC and Boskalis is the creation of the BoWei joint venture.
  • Wreck Removal of TS Taipei Container Vessel

    Company: SMIT Salvage (fully owned by Boskalis)  |  Service: Salvage  |  Location: New Taipei City (Shimen)

    Removed the wreck of the TS Taipei container vessel in Shimen in the north of Taiwan. The container ship ran aground after engine failure, broke in two and sank. The 1,000-ton floating sheerleg SMIT Cyclone and the semi-submersible pontoon Giant 6 were deployed.
  • CPC 36” Taichung-Tunghsiao-Tatan Offshore Gas Pipeline Project

    Company: HC and Boskalis  |  Service: Dredging  |  Location: Taichung-Miaoli (Tongshiao)-Taouan (Tatan)

    Installation of a 130 km gas pipeline | Dredging the trenches for two 36-inch pipelines | Construction of four landfalls
  • Dredging for Changhua, Taichung, and Mai Liao

    Company: Boskalis  |  Service: Dredging and Reclamation  |  Location: Dredging for Changhua, Taichung, and Mai Liao

    Reclamation of Changhua Coastal Industrial Park (Hien His and Lunwei West) | Dredging and reclamation of Taichung Berth 43 | Chartering of the Queen of the Netherlands dredger in Mai Liao
  • Port Construction for Hualien Harbor

    Company: HC and Boskalis  |  Service: Dredging  |  Location: Hualian

    Dredging of Hualien harbor piers #20-24 and the outer harbor.

OUR PARENT COMPANIES

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. is a leading global services provider operating in the dredging, maritime infrastructure and maritime services sectors. We offer a unique combination of experts, vessels and services. Maintaining the highest safety and sustainability standards, we provide innovative and competitive all-round solutions to our clients in the offshore energy sector, ports, and coastal and delta regions of the world. Boskalis has three divisions: Dredging & Inland Infra, Offshore Energy, and Towage & Salvage.

HC Offshore, a young brand of offshore and marine solution provider in Taiwan with an abundance of local marine experience. Hank Tsai is the founder of HC Offshore and has grown from a marine expert family. His family has achieved magnificent track records in marine industry, Taiwan and also a 30-year Taiwan partner to Boskalis. With this innate advantage, Hank Tsai has well developed his knowledge in offshore wind, Taiwan and established a strong offshore/ marine support to the foreigner partner. HCO service is not limited to offshore wind, but dredging, underwater support, sea transportation and all offshore and marine related works.

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