About us

1997

  • In 1997 DHSS established its head office at one of the most ideal locations in the Port of Den Helder. Based at the main, fully ISPS certified, dockside of the port, we are just on walking distance of our clients vessels.

1998

  • In 1998 DHSS opened a branch office at Den Helder Airport for our helicopter related logistics operations, with regards to crew changes and daily freight handling services.

2014

  • Our warehousing hub in Den Helder became operational in 2014. From this logistics hub we take care of a variety of warehousing activities and value added logistics. As an AEO certified company, we also act as freight forwarding agency.

2017

  • An operational agency office has been opened in Port of Eemshaven, to meet the requirements of our Offshore Wind clients.
  • In Port of IJmuiden an operational agency office has been opened at another A1 ISPS Quay side, on Walk to Work distance of the deepsea berths at the entrance of the port.

2018

  • A new build support base, with fluid tight yard and temperature controlled warehouse is built in the vicinity of the heavy load berth (30T/mtr). Beside our Ships Agency services, waste handling, container depot are part of our services for the Offshore Wind Industry.

Our Vessel Agency serves all ports in The Netherlands, since we have established a smooth running network, locally in each port, from Flushing to Eemshaven. We provide complete transparency to our global based clients in all our facets of activities and provide the best service in the industry.

These are the reasons why we are growing — because we challenge the norm. When DHSS was founded in 1997, we were convinced that superior people coupled with game-changing technology would transform the industry.

Our five value propositions:

  • Our people
  • Our service execution
  • Our local network
  • Our compliance & quality
  • Our account management

Along the years a lot of challenges have strengthen the firm, run by our people, the most valuable source of DHSS.

DHSS, one single point of contact is all you need!