In order to keep up with the rising demand, the extraction of oil from seabeds is growing as a business enterprise. Some of the technical challenges are the increasingly deeper water depths and tougher environmental conditions as, for instance, in the polar regions. This calls for innovative, tailored solutions for production, storage and auxiliary vessels, which incorporate the latest technology. Innovative solutions also play a crucial role with regard to naval vessels. In order to guarantee safety, the incorporated equipment is becoming ever more sophisticated. Iv-Groep can respond to these challenges with the right expertise and an integral approach to designing vessels and maritime structures & instrumentation.