International cooperation

Dutch Energy Solutions

Dutch Energy Solutions is a collaboration of Oil & Gas suppliers, R&D companies, associations and governmental bodies. The objective of the cluster is to establish on-going exchange of information, knowledge and business contacts with partners in the Gulf region. Changing quality, efficiency demand and development of the supply chain in the gulf region ask for international collaboration and innovative solutions. Dutch industry draws considerable attention in the implementation of remarkable projects worldwide. In all this work, quality and innovation continue to be key principles. Dutch Energy Solutions is founded by Association FME, Association IRO and the Ministry of Economic Affairs.

  • Iran Dutch Energy Solutions
    On 21 February 2017, a group of Dutch companies and knowledge institutions entered into a partnership with the Dutch government to enter Iran’s market through the Partners for International Business program. This PIB program focuses on improving the position of Dutch suppliers in the oil and gas industry in Iran. The Dutch government helps the cluster achieve its goals and thereby eliminates any trade barriers for the entire Dutch oil and gas sector in Iran.
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Euronet is an informal network of European oil and gas suppliers associations. The participants gather a few times a year on an informal base to exchange information and ideas. Partners in Euronet are:

Maritime by Holland – Nederland Maritiem Land

Maritime by Holland is a joint initiative for 12,000 companies powering the maritime sector in Holland. Together, they generate social and economic value for clients worldwide through an unbeatable combination of expertise, imagination and collaboration. The offshore oil and gas industry is one of the secotrs promtoted by Maritime by Holland. For this purpose 4 councils have been established: the Trade Council, the Innovation Council, the Public Relation Council and the Human Capital Council. IRO participates in all four councils.