Verhaar Omega B.V. in Oegstgeest (The Netherlands) has been constructing
Omega Bow- and Sternthrusters since 1964. Jan Verhaar, President of
Verhaar Omega B.V., is the inventor of the Omega thruster.
Verhaar original started in delivering thrusters for inland vessels and the
last 10 years we expended our market to seagoing ship.
At the moment we have over a 1300 customers located in 14 different
One of our strong points is that we are a small business company with a
high flexibility and short communication lines. Our sales and service
office is located in Oegstgeest (7 persons) and our production facility
is located in Sassenheim (15 persons).
Here in Europe we work together with 15 different companies located between
the Black Sea and Rotterdam to assist our customers with problems and
Futhermore we are represented by:
- Celtic Propulsion Ltd., Devon, England
- Viking Engineering, Singapore
In America we have our sister company:
- Omega Marine Equipment, Houma, Louisiana