Heerema considers Quality, Safety, Health, and Environment as a priority over other business considerations. We firmly believe that doing things First Time Right and maintaining an Incident and Injury-free workplace assures timely and on-budget delivery.

All of our assets and activities comply with relevant legislation and regulations. We execute projects using a matrix organization structure under the corporate integrated management system, which covers the combined activities of Quality, Safety, Health, and Environment under ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001.




For quality, we continuously pursue Operational Excellence by executing projects First Time Right. This process involves compliance with corporate procedures, client specifications, codes and standards, and regulatory requirements. 

We have implemented an integrated management system and are improving the system’s effectiveness following the latest versions of applicable codes and standards.

Quality control remains an integral part of our business. We develop and implement robust project-specific quality assurance and quality control measures for our clients. 


We believe that safety is about preventing harm to people and not about statistics. Caring is an essential part of Heerema's way of doing business.

We expect commitment and visible personal leadership and expect everybody to comply with our Dare to Care Mindset and House Rules. 

Our Dare to Care program aims to improve the safety culture within the company.

It embodies our belief in and commitment to always maintaining an incident and injury-free workplace. The program also delivers guidelines that will foster this mindset throughout the company.


We are committed to ensuring a healthy working environment for all our personnel, subcontractors, and other involved persons. We carry out regular workplace health assessments at all Heerema locations around the world.


To achieve our vision of becoming a role-model of sustainability, we identify and document all the environmental aspects at all Heerema locations around the world. Heerema sets annual objectives to ensure the continuous improvement of our environmental performance and the prevention of pollution.


We provide a secure environment during travel and work for all persons visiting Heerema locations around the world. We maintain security measures designed to comply with the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS).