Project description

De Kok Staalbouw is responsible for the entire engineering, procurement, work preparation and execution of the steel construction, facade & roof cladding of the power plant on the Maasvlakte for Electrabel. The plant consists of: the Powerblock (boiler house and turbine building), the flue gas purification system, the cooling water system a fly ash silo (Fly-ash), a gypsum silo (gypsun), a water treatment building, an administration building switch buildings, and other buildings for a coal and biomass-fired power plant.

In addition to the steel construction, De Kok Staalbouw has been commissioned to produce, supply and assemble various stairs, railings, landings and roof and wall cladding.

The site was located on the current EMO (European Mass Transhipment Company) site on the Maasvlakte, sandwiched between the Bierkanaal and the Amazonehaven. The site was handed over function-free by EMO. During construction, the traffic movements of EMO vehicles, shipping and the neighboring industry had to be taken into account. EMO-vehicles, shipping and the adjacent peak-shaver installation of the Gasunie.


Visser & Smit Bouw B.V.


Maasvlakte Rotterdam, The Netherlands