Vacature MSC Student

MSC Student in Papendrecht


  • Werken bij Boskalis Nederland

What do we ask of you?

  • Analytical skills
  • An entrepreneurial spirit
  • Eager to learn

How you can make your mark

Boskalis Heavy Lift focuses on the installation of offshore wind turbine foundations with our heavy lift vessels Bokalift 1 and Bokalift 2. Your work will help Boskalis to be competitive in the global wind market. Operations with bubble curtains face several challenges during execution and preparation. The assignment is all about creating a robust, efficient, and effective noise mitigation solution for offshore pile driving and providing the business unit with relevant knowledge / experience related to bubble curtains.
The development of innovative ideas starts at Boskalis Research & Development department. Innovation is crucial to retain our position as a strong and reliable offshore contractor. Supported by the corporate R&D department you will work for the business unit Offshore Heavy Lift, which provides solutions to challenges for offshore installations in renewables and the oil and gas sector.
As an MSc student, you will be part of the team which is responsible for continually investing in the development of new methods and technologies to make our work more sustainable, efficient and effective.
The scope of work for developing the Boskalis Big Bubble Barrier is described below. Within the detail phase a more in-depth investigation can be performed on critical aspects identified in the concept development phase.

Some examples of scope to be covered have been provided below.

    • Identify challenges with the current systems
    • Develop a model to investigate the bubble distribution along the hose
    • Develop different concepts for the bubble curtain system
    • Select the most promising systems for further development
    • Set up measurements or field trials to verify the model of the hose
    • CFD study on air distribution in the column
  • Objectives for the study to be related to (a combination of) the following objectives
    • Optimize the system in terms of robustness / reliability - maximizing uptime and minimizing downtime due to (a combination of) breakdowns, weather delays and maintenance.
    • Optimize the system in terms of power requirements and associated emissions
    • Optimize the system in terms of noise mitigation efficiency, efficiency of system based on TU Delft noise propagation model

We offer

What you can expect

  • Money and more : Besides internship compensation you will get a great deal of responsibility.
  • The Boskalis campus is located in Papendrecht, where all our disciplines come together on-campus.
  • Young Boskalis: This is a platform created for and by the Young Boskalis generation. The Young Boskalis Board focus is to represent young employees and look after their integration into the Boskalis family across the various divisions. Young Boskalis organizes various on and offline activities.
  • Warm welcome : We warmly welcome our new colleagues, so they feel at home as soon as possible. During your online onboarding program, we give you all the ins and outs of Boskalis!

About Boskalis

Working at Boskalis is about creating new horizons and sustainable solutions. In a world where population growth, an increase of global trade, demand for (new) energy and climate change are driving forces, we challenge you to make your mark in finding innovative and relevant solutions for complex infrastructural and marine projects.

Within a vibrant company culture, you will be working as part of a diverse, international team of experts. We offer you the opportunity to realize your full personal potential and expand your professional career by creating new horizons. Together!


Extra information
We are more than happy to answer your questions about the position.

Interested? Please apply at your earliest convenience by filling in your details and by uploading your cover letter and CV on our careers site.


ill in your application and we will contact you.



If we are enthusiastic about your application, we will invite you for an interview.



Are we a match? Then we would like to invite you and your internship supervisor for a meeting to discuss further details.



We will start working on arranging your contract.



We warmly welcome you to Boskalis.

Make your mark
and apply today!

Need help with your application? Send me a message and I will be happy to help you.

Denise Hoekstra

Functie:msc student
Salaris:onbekend – onbekend
Uren per week:1 – 40

Heb je interesse in deze vacature en wil je graag op deze functie solliciteren? Neem dan contact op met Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster via onbekend of onbekend. Of bezoek hun website onbekend.

Deel de vacature:

Redactie Sliedrechtkrant

Leuk dat je een van de recent geplaatste vacatures hebt geopend via de sliedrechtkrant. Hopelijk vind je een baan die bij je past en waar je gelukkig van wordt!

  1. Vacatures Sliedrecht
  2. MSC Student Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster 02-11-2023

Bekijk ook andere vacatures