Huisman

Equipped for impact

We are Huisman. We design and manufacture heavy construction equipment for the world’s leading companies in the renewable energy, oil and gas, civil, naval and entertainment markets. Our products range from Cranes, Pipelay Equipment, Drilling Equipment and Winches, to Vessel Designs and Specials. In these times of transition, our passionate workforce and worldwide production, service & sales facilities make us equipped for impact.

‘Step changing’ technical solutions

The history of Huisman is one of setting new industry standards. Of making impact, since 1929. With step changing technical solutions that vary from stand-alone components to highly engineered integrated systems. From concept to installation and lifetime support.

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Our products range from Cranes, Pipelay Equipment, Drilling Equipment and Winches, to Vessel Designs and Specials. Our clients choose us for our entrepreneurial spirt, skills, reliability, and especially because of our innovative solutions. 

In 1982, we delivered our first ever mast crane, a unique concept due to its small footprint, superior loading curve and small tail swing. This crane could lift 40mt. Now, in 2021, we have delivered the largest offshore windmill installation gripper, largest offshore mast crane and the largest Tub Mounted cranes in the world. 203 vessels are now equipped with our equipment, all the equipment we have made together can lift 150,000mt and with our largest crane we can lift 1,667 elephants in one lift!

There is a reason that we claim we are ‘equipped for impact’. We are constantly working on new solutions and systems which we believe add value to the market’s existing technologies. Solutions with impact.

These innovations are implemented into many of our products. As we have extensive operational experience with a wide variety of heavy construction equipment, we are able to use the best solutions for new products and projects. Our internal disciplines include Mechanical, Structural, Naval, Hydraulical, Electrical and Software Engineering.

Each day, we strive to have our solutions and service levels become the new industry standard. We keep challenging our environment to take innovation, quality and safety to the next level. Check out the examples of our step changing technical solutions. 

Working at Huisman

What to expect when you join Huisman? Regardless of your position or where in the world you will be working: expect a challenging position in an international organisation. You are part of a dynamic and professional company where innovation, quality, flexibility and creativity are key. You directly or indirectly contribute to the development of innovative technologies and exciting renewable projects.

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“As Huisman Engineer, I am able to work on massive projects.”

Amr Ranneh, Systems & Control Engineer

Why Huisman?

The complete design and production of our often step changing technical solutions are done in-house and we deliver turn-key products to our clients worldwide. In addition to our inspiring atmosphere, we offer an excellent benefits package tailored to your background and experience. Personal development and education opportunities are part of the deal. And let’s not forget another pre, as soon as the circumstances allow, our very own bar. 

Our culture

Huisman operates around the world and people from all over the world work at Huisman. In other words, we employ people from various countries, with various nationalities. We are a privately owned company. Our culture is open, informal, no-nonsense with short communication and decision making lines.

We are committed to your personal well-being. In addition, we aim to play a positive role in the communities we work in, we respect and care for the environment and your safety and we aim to conduct our business dealings openly and with integrity. Click here for our company values.

Safety and efficiency

In our world, safety always comes first and is integrated in everything we do. According to the Huisman view on engineering, there is always a better and more efficient solution possible. Therefore, we are constantly looking to change, improve and enhance our products applications, efficiency and safety. Whether you are a Manager, an Engineer or a Production Employee, at Huisman we all share the same passion for technical innovation, safety and efficiency.

“In times of transition, Huisman quickly adapts and comes up with new solutions. That’s why we are ahead of the competition.”

Facts about
  • Number of employees: 2.500
  • Sector: Maritime, Offshore, Oil & Gas, Wind
  • Preferred educational level: Hbo, Wo Bachelor, Wo Master
  • Career level: Student, Starter (< 3 years), Young professional (3-5 years), Professional (5-10 years), Senior professional (>10 years)
  • Preferred education: Maritime technology, Mechanical engineering, Civil engineering, Aerospace engineering, etc.
  • Openstaande vacatures: Tender & Concepts Engineer, Mechanical Routing Engineer, Trainee Mechanical Design Engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Control Systems Network Specialist, Senior Naval Architect, Control Systems Field Support Engineer, Mechanical Engineer