03/2015 Van Oord Middle East – Das Island – Abu Dhabi

This work involved the construction of breakwaters and land reclamation.
Working on a dedicated oil and gas industrial island (Aramco) under extreme safety and quality demands involving among others:

  • Project-specific safety system required together with risk register and specific work methods
  • Full physical and psychological testing of all project personnel
  • Full safety induction for all personnel
  • All activities under hot & cold working permit
  • Weekly safety toolboxes
  • Full PPE requirement.