Marking 10 years of innovation in offshore access

September 18, 2018

10 years ago, moving personnel onto offshore structures was a cumbersome and sometimes hazardous operation. As a result of motion compensation research at Delft University, Ampelmann was founded in 2007 and the game-changing ‘A-type’ was launched with the objective of providing safe, fast and easy offshore access between vessels and offshore structures.

10 years ago, moving personnel onto offshore structures was a cumbersome and sometimes hazardous operation. As a result of motion compensation research at Delft University, Ampelmann was founded in 2007 and the game-changing 'A-type' was launched with the objective of providing safe, fast and easy offshore access between vessels and offshore structures.

This paper charts the developments and innovations at Ampelmann as it celebrates its 10 year anniversary and looks at how the company will continue to adapt its offering to meet the needs of clients, looking forward to the next 10 years of safe and efficient offshore access.