professionals in 7 countries worldwide


soccer fields of yard space


elephants can be lifted at once by our largest crane


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mt is the total lifting capacity of all Huisman cranes

Delivering step
changing solutions

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.


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.


In these times of transition, our passionate workforce and worldwide production, service & sales facilities make us equipped for impact.

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/ innovations

Wind turbine shuttleMotion compensated monopile gripperUniversal quick connector2x 10,000 tub mounted cranesHuisman innovation tower3D printed crane hook

Wind turbine shuttle

To improve the efficiency of offshore wind turbine installation, Huisman developed the Wind Turbine Shuttle (WTS): a dynamically positioned, fast sailing (14 knots) SWATH - Small Water plane Area Twin Hull - type installation vessel which can carry and install two wind turbines in one piece. 

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Motion compensated monopile gripper

The Motion Compensated Monopile Gripper is designed by Huisman to allow monopile installations from a floating vessel while controlling the vertical alignment of the monopile.

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Universal quick connector

The Univeral Quick Connector is a smart, modular and robust clamp which is mounted inside the crane’s lower block. It allows to lift objects through a direct connection, without intermediate rigging and totally hands-free. No need for rigging increases safety and workability.

2x 10,000 tub mounted cranes

Huisman developed 2x 10,000mt Tub Mounted Cranes for Heerema’s Sleipnir, a semi-submersible crane vessel. The new build 2x 10,000mt TMC Cranes are the world’s largest Tub Cranes. The two cranes are able to lift 10,000mt at 48m radius in offshore conditions. 

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Huisman innovation tower

The Huisman Innovation Tower (HIT) is a 90m high drill tower, with the ability to simulate dynamical vessel movements. The HIT is located at our quayside in Schiedam and is used to demonstrate Huisman drilling equipment, to develop and test future equipment and systems and for the training of operators and Huisman staff.

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3D printed crane hook

Huisman actively employs the 3D printing technique ‘Wire & Arc Additive Manufacturing’ (WAAM) to produce mid-size to large components with high grade tensile steel. An important benefit for larger crane hooks is the significant reduction in delivery time at a cost that competes with forgings and castings, and a more consistent level of quality.

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/ our people

Victoria, Commissioning & Testing Engineer

"Teamwork skills are definitely important for working at Huisman. It's a family run company and there is a lot of collaboration between the various departments."
Working at Huisman

Byron, Mechanical Design Engineer

"What I like so much about Huisman is that there are many opportunities here. You really have the opportunity to do things that you want to do. I can grow my career in the direction I want it to grow."
Working at Huisman

Mildo, Global IT Manager

"What makes working at Huisman unique is that you work in international teams. We are located in 7 countries across the globe and you work with all these people on the products of Huisman."
Working at Huisman

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