Huisman has opened its facilities for submarine production in The Netherlands.
For the approaching Dutch Walrus-class submarine replacement project Huisman is directing its capabilities and parts of its Dutch facilities towards the naval building cluster.
With this portfolio-extension, Huisman aims to carry out detailed engineering and production of elements and parts of submarines such as the pressure hull and assemblies and skids inside including marine engineering systems. All of this is under the guidance of experienced submarine OEM partners.
The facilities and fabrication/assembly workshop of Huisman, located in Rotterdam, is already equipped for execution of the required work.
By opening up its capabilities and facilities for the various OEM partners Huisman will contribute significantly to the future Dutch content for this project.