Engineering works and ship repair

Venus & de Waard has been located in the Port of IJmuiden since 1945. Our gearbox-division is located in Wormerveer, close to the motorway A8. We facilitate a wide variety of clients. Amongst them are Tata Steel, Forbo and big shipping companies.


We specialize in maintenance and repair, technical support and construction for the fishing industry and the industrial sector, but also offer these services for offshore, dredgers, tugs and reefers. Furthermore, we specialize in gearbox overhaul. The construction and machining work is done in our fully facilitated workshops in IJmuiden and Wormerveer.

We are also supplier of


We house a experienced team of projectleaders, planners, welders, engineers and a team of gearbox specialists. All these professionals are supported in their work by the management and an experienced administrative team.

Quality and Safety

All employees are VCA certified and work according to the latest classification requirements and guidelines in the field of occupational health and safety, environment and hygiene.

Venus & de Waard BV
Industriestraat 16-18
1976 CV IJmuiden
The Netherlands
tel: +31 88 2102000

VDW gearbox overhaul
Industrieweg 34B
1521 NE Wormerveer
The Netherlands
tel: +31 88 2102020