Boskalis Ups Stake in Dockwise to 29 Pct (The Netherlands)
Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (“Boskalis”) yesterday acquired approximately 11.5 million shares in Dockwise. This shareholding represents 29% of the shares in the Dutch heavy-lift and transportation specialist.
Boskalis yesterday announced its intention to acquire Dockwise for a total consideration of EUR 682 million ($883,8 million).
The company has said that the combination of the two companies provides new strategic opportunities for accelerated growth of the offshore services.
Offshore Energy Today Staff, November 27, 2012