Maritime Projects bv is a Dutch company and a true independent ship concept developer of within the Maritime Industry. We develop concepts for ship owners, brokers and ship yards. We can help you with the initial designs up and until the commissioning of a successful product, while just blending into your organisation and fulfill your needs.
Maritime Projects offers a full service when it comes to the ship concept development. In our eyes, the development of a new concept does not stop when the sketches are made and ready for engineering. A concept is only successful when the product proves itself in real life, and therefore we have specialized ourselves in these activities:
- Initial design & market research
- Project definition
- Tendering & Yard selection
- Build monitoring
Network of experts
Being an independent ship concept developer, we therefore collaborate with independent experts for:
- Contractual matters
- Naval Architecture
- Mechanical systems
- Electrical systems
We are active and hence have our experience in the following market segments:
- Inland vessels (dry cargo and tankers)
- Short sea vessels (general cargo, specialized cargo and tankers)
- Working vessels (PSV, Accommodation, Transfer, Windfarm, etc.)
- LNG transport and bunkering (Inland and shortsea)
- (mega-) yachts
- Inland cruise vessels
Learn more on our portfolio page.
The company is founded by experts within the Maritime industry:
Erik van Prooijen (M.Sc.) studied Marine Technology (TU Delft), specialization ship production. He has over 10 years of professional experience in strategic management, sales, procurement, project management, marine engineering and operations management within the yacht- and shipbuilding industry.
Keywords: concept development, organization improvement, independance, target-driven, operational excellence, multidisciplinary, entrepreneur.
Erik worked for the mayor key-players in the shipbuilding industry such as, Feadship, Damen, Jongert, Bijlsma Shipyard, Groot Ship Design, G&G yacht building, FWN, and TB Shipyards. Learn more on Erik’s LinkedIn profile.
Louwerens Hoving (ing.) studied Marine Officer and is a highly experienced marine engineer, project manager, boat builder. Being in charge of several teams (project teams and build teams) for 15 years now, he managed many projects from 32 meter to 300 meter, within the yacht- and shipbuilding industry.
Keywords: Get things done, enterprising, customer focus, agile.
Louwerens worked for the mayor key players in the shipbuilding industry such as Royal Van Lent Shipyard, Damen, Jongert, Royal De Vries Scheepsbouw, Vitters, Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft, Wartsilla, Holland America Line. Learn more on Louwerens LinkedIn profile.
Remko Leinenga (BBA) studied Management Economics and Law after his study Naval Architecture (STC Rotterdam). He has over 10 years of professional experience in strategic management, sales, procurement, project management, marine engineering and operations management within the yacht- and shipbuilding industry.
Keywords: enterprising, enthusiastic, results-oriented, courage to take responsibility, commercial thinking, customer focus, initiative, independence, effective communication.
Remko worked with the mayor key-players in the shipbuilding industry such as IHC, Damen, TB Shipyards, Western Marine, Peters Shipyard, Royal De Vries Scheepsbouw, Ravestein, Boskalis, VOSTA LMG, Lengers, Vitters, Dutch Dredging, Holland Shipyards, Neptune Marine, and Bijlsma Shipyard. Learn more on Remko’s LinkedIn profile.