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Maasvlakte 2 principal: Port of Rotterdam Authority N.V.

Since 2004, the Project Organization Maasvlakte 2 has been responsible within the Port Authority for the construction of the port expansion.

The project organization works on a 'best practices' basis in risk- and project management and is Prince2 accredited. Level 2 was credited in 2007. Level 3 was achieved in March 2011. Only five organisations worldwide have been credited with this level.

Ronald Paul
René van der Plas
Director Maasvlakte 2 Project Organization

The project organization's tasks

  • Preparation of the master plan for the land reclamation. In this is described how Maasvlakte 2 will look in broad terms in 2020, 2030 and 2040;
  • Creation of the conditions in which the land reclamation can take place (environmental compensation, the environment, safety, spatial planning);
  • Conducting the procedural preparations such as permits and EIA procedures.
  • Organising the tendering process for Maasvlakte 2's construction and coordinating the implementation of the construction;
  • Putting Maasvlakte 2 on to the market in collaboration with the Port Authority;
  • Communication with the surroundings about the entire project.