Papendrecht, 17 March 2009
Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. announces that Mr. R. van Loon, chairman of the Supervisory Board, has as of today stepped down for personal health reasons.
Until further notice, Mr. H. Heemskerk, member of the Supervisory Board, will take on the role as acting chairman.
Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. is a leading global services provider operating in the dredging, maritime infrastructure and maritime services sectors. We provide creative and innovative all-round solutions to infrastructural challenges in the maritime, coastal and delta regions of the world including the construction and maintenance of ports and waterways, land reclamation, coastal defense and riverbank protection. The company holds important home market positions in and outside of Europe and targets all market segments in the dredging industry. It also has positions in strategic partnerships in the Middle East (Archirodon) and in offshore services (Lamnalco). Boskalis has a versatile fleet of over 300 units and operates in over 50 countries across five continents. Including its share in partnerships, Boskalis has approximately 10,000 employees.
For further information please contact:
Martijn L.D. Schuttevâer
Director of Investor Relations & Corporate Communications
Telephone: +31 (0)78 69 69 822 / +31 (0)6 200 10 232
Telefax: +31 (0)78 69 69 020
This press release can also be found on our website www.boskalis.com