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06.03.2017 COMMEMORATION OF THE ‘HERALD OF FREE ENTERPRISE’

Today, March 6th, it is exactly 30 years since the British ferry, “Herald of Free Enterprise” capsized off the coast of Zeebrugge. The disaster, sadly, took the life of 193 people. Today, the tragedy will be commemorated at sea with a floral tribute, followed by a review on safety at sea today.

01.02.2017 ANTIGOONS' FIRST ASSIGNMENT

Our new Sheerleg vessel “Antigoon” has successfully completed its first job.

10.01.2017 HERBOSCH-KIERE AIMS TO REDUCE ITS CO2 EMISSION

Nowadays, climate change is the biggest environmental challenge that the world faces.

NEW YEAR'S GIFT

Each year, in the Christmas period, we donate a sum of 5,000 euros to a charity that is chosen by one of our employees.

13.10.2016 INAUGURATION BICYCLE AND FOOTBRIDGE IN GHENT

Yesterday the new bicycle and footbridge over the side-arm of the Watersportbaan in Ghent (Belgium), officially opened.

26.09.2016 HK BUILDS NEW QUAYS IN PORT OF GHENT

Construction of new quays for scrap metal and slag transhipment in the port of Ghent

20.09.2016 HERBOSCH-KIERE CHOOSES 100% GREEN ENERGY

Since September 2016, the head office of Herbosch-Kiere in Kallo switched completely to green power. It is also our ambition to make all our project sites work on green energy in the future.

05.09.2016 LAUNCH GULLIVER

Launching of the GULLIVER into the water.

23.08.2016 MAKE OVER FOR ANTIGOON

Our sheerleg Antigoon was in need of a thorough overhaul after many years of devoted service.

17.08.2016 PILING WORKS ANTWERP

The piling works at the quays of Antwerp – Ledeganckkaai - started mid-July and will define the skeleton of the new quay wall. This framework consists partially of piles that are about 37 meters long.

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