Royal Wagenborg and Royal Niestern Sander are two leading companies in the Northern Dutch maritime sector. Wagenborg, founded in 1898, is one of the largest MPP shipping companies in the world as a family business with approximately 170 MPP ships under management. Niestern Sander, founded in 1901, is one of the largest shipyards in the Netherlands with more than 850 new ships delivered.
Founded in 1898, Royal Wagenborg is an international maritime logistics conglomerate. The family-owned and managed company offers a variety of sustainable maritime logistics services with regard to shipping, ports & terminals and offshore services. Managed out of the Delfzijl (NL) headquarters, Wagenborg has built a global commercial network. With about 2,900 employees Wagenborg serves clients predominantly in the Baltic, northwest Europe, the Mediterranean, the Americas and the Far East.
Royal Niestern Sander is a 100% Dutch shipyard. We are a versatile and innovative shipyard. We design, build, maintain and repair ships. Also, we are specialized in often complex customer-oriented ship conversions. We are a versatile, strong and modern yard. We also have our own workshop. With over 100 years of knowledge and experience, Royal Niestern Sander can count itself among the best shipyards in the Northern Netherlands.