About us

About us

Who we are

MonobaseWind is a cooperation between Orca Offshore and Venture Counsels. The partners have extensive experience in the field of contracting, project management and engineering of Offshore transport and installation projects.


We acknowledge the importance of a technology transfer from traditional offshore solutions to future applications, with emphasis on engineering finesse, simplicity, environmental aspects and cost efficiency.

What we do

We provide technology to support the next generation wind turbines of all scales.  All aspects of the development process can be performed, from financial planning and risk assessment to structural and hydrodynamic engineering, research and third-party verification.

How we do it

Based on more than 75 years of combined experience with marine work we provide wisdom and tranquillity for your project. We are not in a career race but feel the need to contribute with our wisdom and capacities to the development of true durable and sustainable solutions for our next generations.

Team

Geert Jan
Hoek

CEO

Herm
Bussemaker

CTO

Erwin
van Berkel

CFO

David
Hoek

Commercial Director

Ballast Nedam Offshore is an experienced managing contractor that transfers know how, based on our experience with more than 500 offshore wind foundations installed, into reliable and cost-efficient foundations engineered, manufactured and installed in association with our project partners. Our key strength is combining the knowledge of all those involved. Knowing that offshore wind can only be realized through thorough co-operation.

Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl) encourages entrepreneurs in sustainable, agrarian, innovative and international business. It helps with grants, finding business partners, know-how and compliance with laws and regulations.

Van Hattum and Blankevoort, active since 1831, designs, constructs and maintains civilian structures such as bridges, viaducts, flyovers, tunnels, underpasses, underground stations, basements and foundations. In and around the water we provide various port constructions (quays, scaffolds, brakes) and defence or regulatory works (dams, locks, mills, sewage and dike reinforcements).

Damen Verolme, active since 1957, is a ship and offshore yard situated in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and part of the worldwide network of Damen Offshore & Marine. The Keppel Verolme yard can accommodate any seagoing vessel and floating offshore unit. Our main services are dry docking, repair and maintenance, modifications, conversions and constructions.

Royal Haskoning DHV, has been making a world of difference in people’s lives since 1881. As an independent international engineering and project management consultancy, we have been working with clients to successfully deliver projects which contribute to improving living circumstances around the world for 135 years. Our 6,000 colleagues, spread over 150 countries are committed to our promise to enhance society together.

Naval Dynamics specialises in engineering solutions and concept development for the offshore- and shipping industry. Through high-end development work and engineering expertise we provide services for the offshore and shipping sector as well as concepts within new and revolutionary market segments such as renewable energy sources and the offshore service industry.

Venture Counsels is an international multidisciplinary network, sparring partner and support for start-up, restructuring, transition and turnaround of companies. Mostly privately owned companies engaged in technology, the offshore oil & gas industry and watermanagement, purification and separation. Venture Counsels logs more than 20 years of experience and expertise in corporate strategy, transaction management and financing, governance, risk management and claim resolution.

Orca Offshore  specialises in Operational Risks Consultancy and Analysis for offshore transport and installation projects. Thorough knowledge of advanced simulation technologies to identify and quantify risks, combined with an extensive offshore operational experience, assures realistic risk assessments and sound design advise.

MARIN, the Maritime Research Institute Netherlands, has become a reliable, independent and innovative service provider for the maritime sector and a contributor to the well being of society. We take initiative to couple our own expertise to various application areas to broaden our ability to solve problems.

ShareNRG is an initiative led by Bastiaan de Boer and Ruud Kos. Two driven entrepreneurs who strive to accelerate the transition to renewable energy. With confidence in the power of innovation they will build the world of tomorrow: a world with a circular economy based on renewables in energy and raw materials. 

As a global partner, Bosch Rexroth supports mechanical and plant engineering efforts around the world with its cutting-edge technology and unique industry knowledge. More than 29,500 associates across the globe are developing tailored, safe and resource-friendly solutions. Our innovations deliver multi-dimensional enhancements for machine manufacturers and end users. For example, they help to reduce harmful carbon dioxide emissions while simultaneously raising productivity.

MonoBaseWind b.v.
H.J.E. Wenckebachweg 81B
1096AL Amsterdam
The Netherlands 

Tel: +31 (0) 651564378
Email: info@monobasewind.com
KvK: 61469335

Who we are

MonobaseWind is a cooperation between Orca Offshore, Edmelja and Venture Counsels. The three partners have extensive experience in the field of contracting, project management and engineering of Offshore transport and installation projects.
We acknowledge the importance of a technology transfer from traditional offshore solutions to future applications, with emphasis on engineering finesse, simplicity, environmental aspects and cost efficiency.

 

What we do

We provide technology to support the next generation wind turbines of all scales.  All aspects of the development process can be performed, from financial planning and risk assessment to structural and hydrodynamic engineering, research and third-party verification.

 

How we do it

Based on more than 75 years of combined experience with marine work we provide wisdom and tranquillity for your project. We are not in a career race but feel the need to contribute with our wisdom and capacities to the development of true durable and sustainable solutions for our next generations.

Geert Jan Hoek

Geert Jan is a successful counsel with extensive experience in the international offshore industry. After a career as an Corporate & M&A lawyer in Amsterdam Geert Jan has been general counsel for the Heerema Heavy Lift Group for about 20 years and has established Venture Counsels in the interim ( 1998 ). Since 2010 Venture Counsels is active as a consultancy in the International energy industry and acquisition / financing support on the supply side of the Oil and Gas industry.

Herm Bussemaker

Herm has more than twenty five years experience in the marine, structural and operational aspects of the design, fabrication and installation of offshore platforms and subsea structures for projects in the North Sea, the Gulf of Mexico, West of Africa and in the Far East. Herm has worked for Heerema Marine Contractors and SPT Offshore before he started Orca Offshore in 2008. Over the years Herm has developed several self installing Offshore oil and gas platforms from concept to realisation.

Erwin van Berkel

Erwin has a bachelor’s degree in business economics. After working in Financial administration and project control, mainly in offshore organisations, for a few decades, he worked as CFO for a couple of years. Currently he is running his own accounting office with his main focus on finance, accounting and Dutch taxes. As our Chief Financial Officer he is responsible for the finance and accounting of MonobaseWind.

David Hoek

David is a Dutch Nyenrode Business School graduate, experienced business analyst and commercial manager with a strong commitment to the offshore renewable industry as well as strong affinity with innovative products and services. His network is extensive and involves good business relationships with i.a. China, EU, UK and USA. As our Commercial Director he is responsible for Monobase Wind Business Development, coordination of tenders and industry and government contracts. 

Jack Xu

Jack is our Asia Manager. He is a Dutch Nyenrode Business School graduate, a delegate for the Harvard Model Congress (ISA representative) and very well connected in China and most of Asia. He speaks fluent Mandarin, English and Dutch. He has additional business development experience working for UCF Group. He is a skilled and experienced asset on our team with a keen understanding of Asian markets and its players in the renewable industry. Jack is currently working alternately out of Hong Kong and the Netherlands and represents Monobase Wind for its Sino-EU synergetic challenges and opportunities.

Venture Counsels is an international multidisciplinary network, sparring partner and support for start-up, restructuring, transition and turnaround of companies. Mostly privately owned companies engaged in technology, the offshore oil & gas industry and watermanagement, purification and separation. Venture Counsels logs more than 20 years of experience and expertise in corporate strategy, transaction management and financing, governance, risk management and claim resolution.

Orca Offshore  specialises in Operational Risks Consultancy and Analysis for offshore transport and installation projects. Thorough knowledge of advanced simulation technologies to identify and quantify risks, combined with an extensive offshore operational experience, assures realistic risk assessments and sound design advise.

Naval Dynamics specialises in engineering solutions and concept development for the offshore- and shipping industry. Through high-end development work and engineering expertise we provide services for the offshore and shipping sector as well as concepts within new and revolutionary market segments such as renewable energy sources and the offshore service industry.

MARIN, the Maritime Research Institute Netherlands, has become a reliable, independent and innovative service provider for the maritime sector and a contributor to the well being of society. We take initiative to couple our own expertise to various application areas to broaden our ability to solve problems.

Royal Haskoning DHV, has been making a world of difference in people’s lives since 1881. As an independent international engineering and project management consultancy, we have been working with clients to successfully deliver projects which contribute to improving living circumstances around the world for 135 years. Our 6,000 colleagues, spread over 150 countries are committed to our promise to enhance society together.

Keppel Verolme, active since 1957, is a ship and offshore yard situated in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and part of the worldwide network of Keppel Offshore & Marine (www.keppelom.com). The Keppel Verolme yard can accommodate any seagoing vessel and floating offshore unit. Our main services are dry docking, repair and maintenance, modifications, conversions and constructions.

Van Hattum and Blankevoort, active since 1831, designs, constructs and maintains civilian structures such as bridges, viaducts, flyovers, tunnels, underpasses, underground stations, basements and foundations. In and around the water we provide various port constructions (quays, scaffolds, brakes) and defence or regulatory works (dams, locks, mills, sewage and dike reinforcements).

Ballast Nedam Offshore is an experienced managing contractor that transfers know how, based on our experience with more than 500 offshore wind foundations installed, into reliable and cost-efficient foundations engineered, manufactured and installed in association with our project partners. Our key strength is combining the knowledge of all those involved. Knowing that offshore wind can only be realized through thorough co-operation.

Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl) encourages entrepreneurs in sustainable, agrarian, innovative and international business. It helps with grants, finding business partners, know-how and compliance with laws and regulations.

ShareNRG  is een initiatief van Bastiaan de Boer en Ruud Kos. Twee gedreven ondernemers die de transitie naar duurzame energie willen versnellen. Met een groot vertrouwen in de wereldwijde innovatiekracht bouwen we aan de wereld van morgen: een wereld met een circulaire economie gebaseerd op hernieuwbare grondstofen en energie.

As a global partner, Bosch Rexroth supports mechanical and plant engineering efforts around the world with its cutting-edge technology and unique industry knowledge. More than 29,500 associates across the globe are developing tailored, safe and resource-friendly solutions. Our innovations deliver multi-dimensional enhancements for machine manufacturers and end users. For example, they help to reduce harmful carbon dioxide emissions while simultaneously raising productivity.

MonoBaseWind b.v.
Utrechtseweg 49
1381GT Weesp
The Netherlands 

Tel: +31 (0) 651564378
Email: info@monobasewind.com
KvK: 61469335