HEBO and Bonn & Mees join forces and establish a new group: Marine People
Marine People is the most comprehensive maritime service provider in Europe. With a portfolio of services in heavy lifting, floating sheerlegs, specialized transport, salvage operations, and emergency response, Marine People can serve the entire port and the businesses operating within it. The backbone of Marine People consists of the renowned Rotterdam maritime companies HEBO Maritiem Service and Bonn & Mees Floating Sheerlegs.
Through the merger of HEBO and Bonn & Mees, 170 years of knowledge, expertise, and specialization are combined, leading to an expanded offering of sustainable solutions to meet the ever-changing needs of clients. This collaboration marks a significant milestone in the maritime sector and allows Marine People to build on a strong foundation for improved growth, better predictable outcomes, and a strengthened market position.
HEBO specializes in a wide spectrum of international maritime services. With a large and diverse fleet of vessels, HEBO undertakes projects in various markets, including integral infrastructure, transportation, wind, and decommissioning.
With over 130 years of experience, Bonn & Mees operates floating sheerlegs from Rotterdam to meet challenges in offshore installation, heavy lifting, and civil construction, among others. With a fleet of three seagoing sheerlegs, ranging from 400 to 1,800 tons lifting capacity, Bonn & Mees provides round-the-clock safety, expertise, flexibility, and quality.