Milestones

First load-out at Maasvlakte 2

First load out at Sif's Maasvlakte 2 site.

On 2 January the first monopiles were loaded by the vessel ‘Innovation’, owned by GeoSea, a division of the Belgian DEME Group. Thus the deep-see qauy at Maasvlakte 2 was commisioned. 

Sif is number 1 in the Manufacturing top 100 of MT magazine

Sif is listed at Euronext

First pile driving

On 24 October 2015, the first pile was driven for the new Sif location at Maasvlakte 2, Rotterdam, was lain. The founders of Sif were the guests of honour at the foundation of the pile driving ceremony.

Strategy change: from pressure vessels to offshore foundations

Awarded the 'Van Landschot Export Prize' and first ISO certificate.

Sif receives ASME certificate

First offshore client for Sif

Sif builts first production halls and office in Roermond

New facory in Helden-Panningen

Jan Jacob Schmeitz takes over all shares and becomes sole owner of Sif

Silemetal outgrows locations ans starts building a new location in Sittard.

Silemetal enters in a joint venture with Sif

Jan Jacob Schmeitz founded Silemetal in Sittard