Heat plan Vondelingenwarmte

Port of Rotterdam

Heat lines are constructed between Shell and Hoogvliet. Shell, a heat company in Rotterdam and the Port of Rotterdam join hands in the realisation of the Project Vondelingenwarmte. Objective: To improve energy efficiency. The use of residual heat, which is released at the Shell Pernis refinery, will soon allow 16,000 households to be heated in a sustainable manner. The project is the basis for the first so-called company specific agreement. It is a branch of the already landscaped “new Heat Road” on the spot of Shell Pernis, located on the Vondelingenweg. For this project, a pipeline for transporting residual heat from Shell has been connected to the main piping structure of the ‘new Heat Road’.

Contract management during construction team phase

Together with the Procurement departement of the Port of Rotterdam, Aratis contracted the construction team partner and was responsible for the contract management during the construction team phase.

Aratis approach:

  • To implement innovations on the existing construction team model

  • Pleasant, constructive and professional collaboration with the contractor

  • To get the best out of parties during the collaboration with the construction team

Michiel Goosens
Michiel Goosens
Michiel is a senior contract manager and project manager in the GWW sector with an open mind for innovating contracting.
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