Clarksons Offshore Renewables team is a leader in offshore vessel chartering, newbuilding, offshore logistics and strategic marine advisory services. Supporting all vessel types and all offshore energy sources, we’re your go-to partner for all stages and sizes of offshore renewables projects.

We continue to push the boundaries and stay at the heart of the marine industry with our 8 global offshore offices, our expert team includes subject matter experts providing broking & procurement services, leading transport and installation specialists and marine advisory professional consultants.

Broking and Procurement Services

72 Industry expert charterers in our global team.

Our services are built on intelligence and insights sourced from our global network of local teams in those specific markets. It’s what makes us leaders in chartering, newbuilding and logistics. We cover all vessel types (WTIV, FFIV, CLV, CSOV, SOV, W2W and CTV) and enjoy strong supplier relationships, helping you make the right decisions at the right time.

Transport & Installation

53 offices in our global network.

We provide specialist procurement advice and support throughout your transport and installation projects worldwide.  Our expertise ranges from project component transport, heavy lift and fabrication transport, to project specific installation requirements.

We are an extension of your team providing strategic EPC and package interface management.

We’re able to provide early concession and competitive tender analysis, up to the full commitment of transport and installation chartering during project execution.

Marine Advisory

Intelligence – Marine Advisory, powered by Intelligence and Research (AIR).

Our marine advisory services are delivered by a specialist group of professional consultants combining research, data, and intelligence with hands-on experience of offshore wind farm project execution. By leveraging the synergies of the Group, we’re able to offer unrivalled logistical and strategic support for any size offshore Renewables project.

Our expert team includes subject matter experts from leading OEMs (original equipment manufacturer), developers, shipowners, shipyards, EPCIs and financial institutions. And we’re backed by Clarksons Research, enabling us to offer solutions based on data and analysis. We believe in taking a collaborative approach – working with the best so we can deliver at our best. All our services are built on market intelligence and insights, sourced locally from our global network of teams who are integrated in those specific markets.

Our trusted long-standing relationships with ports, shipyards and suppliers of vessels and mission equipment allow us to provide superior levels of client support. We strive to arrange chartering with trusted suppliers who meet internationally approved regulations. This has proven to be a strong formula for success, seeing us become the leading marine supply chain expert supporting all energy sources.


We are the world’s leading, and largest, broker in the Offshore market. Drawing on the strength of the Group, we are active in all key markets, offering global coverage and segment-focused brokers.

We have extensive experience concluding transactions for key global players in Offshore. Whether yours is a large-scale project or a niche development, straightforward or highly complex – by drawing on the combined strength of the Clarksons Group, we’re able to create bespoke teams that flex to your requirements and offer a full-service range, from market intelligence and strategic advisory, to chartering, Sale & Purchase and newbuilding.

Our Services:

  • Offshore Support Vessels (OSVs) – Specialist support in all key offshore basins
  • Subsea – In-depth knowledge across all Subsea related segments
  • Offshore Rigs – Unprecedented track record with global yards
  • Offshore Field Development – Solutions to meet your needs – turnkey or tailored
  • Seismic Vessels – Expert execution of charters and newbuilds

Port Services

Unrivalled support for the marine and energy industries

Our team ensure your vessels and crew members can pass through port safely and without interruption. Thanks to our detailed understanding of local ports around the globe, we’re able to implement the most effective processes and protocols. We have over 50 global brand leaders delivering services to clients and the expertise to support a wide range of vessels – from Offshore energy to dry cargo.

Our Services:

  • Port Agency – Offering exceptional port agency and logistics services, we provide turnkey solutions for clients in the marine and energy sectors.
  • Freight Forwarding – First-class logistical support with global coverage and round the clock attendance. Our dedicated team deliver sea, air and road freight services.
  • Shortsea Broking – With specialist skills, in-depth knowledge and strong relationships, we lead the market in shipping dry cargo on smaller vessels and shorter routes.
  • Customs – We’re able to support clients globally with our comprehensive customs clearance capabilities.
  • Terminal Handling – Highly experienced in vessel loading and discharging bulk cargoes, we specialise in the import and export of grains, oil seeds, pulses and bio-mass.
  • Gibb Group – Your complete supply solution. Quality service, expert technical advice on fit-for task products and large in-house stock at two strategic locations.

Key contacts


Frederik C. Andersen, Managing Director
Tel: +47 23 11 27 38
Email: [email protected]          

Marine Advisory

David Matthews, Head of Strategy
Tel: +44 7900 956539
Email: [email protected]

Transport & Installation

Olivier Candeel, Transport & Installation Manager
Tel: +44 7884 225030
Email: [email protected]


Offshore wind

  • Foundations
  • Turbines
  • Wind Farms
  • Vessels

Renewable energy


Business development

  • Technology
  • Innovation
  • Research & Development

Outlook & Strategy

  • Collaboration
  • Market outlooks
  • Transition


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