SBM Offshore N.V., formerly IHC Caland N.V., is the management holding company of a group of international companies, working as suppliers to the offshore oil and gas industry on a global basis. The company has been listed on the Amsterdam Stock Exchange since 1965 and is since March 2003 included in the AEX index. The Group started its offshore activities in the early 1950's and subsequently became a pioneer in Single Point Mooring (SPM) systems, dynamically positioned drilling vessels, jack-up drilling rigs and heavy offshore cranes.
SBM Offshore’s present activities include the engineering, supply and offshore installation of SPM systems for offshore loading and unloading of tankers or the permanent mooring of offshore oil production and/or storage vessels, as well as the turnkey supply of complete floating facilities for the production, storage and export of crude oil and gas. The latter comprise Floating Production Storage and Offloading systems (FPSOs), Floating Storage and Offloading systems (FSOs), Tension Leg Platforms (TLPs), Floating Production Units (FPUs) of all types including both monohull and semi-submersible, as well as self elevating, Mobile Offshore Production Units (MOPUs).