Bert Van Opstal: 
6-REFERENCES










Proud to present following companies, among which are many world leaders in their sectors, as customers.

OIL & GAS                                

Air Liquide
Air Liquide S.A., or Air Liquide, is a French multinational company which supplies industrial gases and services to various industries including medical, chemical and electronic manufacturers. Founded in 1902, it is the world's second largest supplier of industrial gases by revenues and has operations in over 80 countries.
Wikipedia: Air Liquide
Total
Total S.A.is a French multinational integrated oil and gas company and one of the six "Supermajor" oil companies in the world. Its businesses cover the entire oil and gas chain, from crude oil and natural gas exploration and production to power generation, transportation, refining, petroleum product marketing, and international crude oil and product trading. Total is also a large-scale chemicals manufacturer.
Wikipedia: Total
Fluxys
Fluxys is a Belgium-based company, mainly acting as a natural gas transmission system operator. In 2014, it employed around 1200 people and its infrastructure comprised about 4000 km of pipelines across Europe, a terminal in Zeebrugge, and an undergorund storage facility in Loenhout, Belgium.
  • Fluxys - Brussels - Belgium, with missions to Fluxys - Merelbeke - Belgium and Fluxys - Loenhout - Belgium
AGT - Antwerp Gas Terminal
Antwerp Gas Terminal is a syorage and transport facility in the harbour of Antwerp.  Gas is stoed from sea ships and barges and supplied from/to pipelines in pressurized spheres. The terminal has beside connections to the vast Antwerp harbour pipeline grid also a network of own pipelines. They store propane, propylene and ethylene.
  • AGT - Kallo, Antwerp - Belgium
(PETRO)CHEMICAL               

General Electric 
The company operates through the following segments: Energy [2013 inactive], Technology Infrastructure, Capital Finance as well as Consumer and Industrial. One of their industrial activities is to produce plastics.
Wikipedia: General Electric
Ineos
Ineos Group Limited (styled as INEOS) is a privately owned multinational chemicals company headquartered in Rolle, Switzerland, and with its registered office in Lyndhurst, United Kingdom. It is in the top ten chemicals manufacturing companies as measured by sales revenue. Ineos is organised into around 20 standalone business units, each with its own board.
Wikipedia: Ineos
Borealis
Borealis AG is Europe's second and world`s eighth largest producer of polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) and is headquartered in Vienna, Austria.
Wikipedia: Borealis
CRI Catalyst of the Shell Group
CRI Catalyst Company is part of CRI/Criterion Inc., the global catalyst technology company of the Shell Group. CRICC operates research laboratories, development facilities, manufacturing plants and business units throughout the world.
  • CRI Catalyst - Ghent - Belgium

Lanxess
Lanxess AG is a specialty chemicals group based in Germany, with headquarters and major operations in Cologne. It was founded in 2004 when Bayer AG spun off its chemicals operations and parts of its polymer activities.[2] As measured by sales, Lanxess is the fourth-largest chemicals group in Germany.[3] The company's principal product areas are in polymers, intermediate products and specialty chemicals, rubber and plastics.
Wikipedia: Lanxess 

Sika
Sika is a specialty chemical company headquartered in Baar, Switzerland and manufactures and supplies products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing and protecting in the building sector and the motor vehicle industry. The company has more than 16,000 employees, subsidiaries in 84 countries.
Wikipedia: Sika
Many of the projects with the chemical customers where executed as EPC contractor for some of the major engineering companies:

Aker Kvaerner
Kværner was a Norway-based engineering and construction services company that existed between 1853 and 2005. In 2004, it was amalgamated to the newly formed subsidiary of Aker ASA - Aker Kværner, which was later renamed to Aker Solutions on 3 April 2008.
Kværner re-emerged on 6 May 2011, when the EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) part of Aker Solutions took the Kværner name.
  • Aker Kvaerner - Antwerp - Belgium
Jacobs Engineering
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., is an international engineering, architecture, and construction firm with offices located around the world. As a publicly traded company with 60,000 employees and 2011 revenues of more than $10 billion, Jacobs offers support to industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets.
Wikipedia: Jacobs Engineering
  • Jacobs Engineering - Antwerp - Belgium
Technip
Technip S.A. is a company that carries out project management, engineering and construction for the energy industry. Its headquarters are in the 16th arrondissement of Paris. It has about 40,000 employees and operates in 48 countries.
Wikipedia: Technip


METALS & MINING                   

Nyrstar
Nyrstar N.V is a mining and metals business that specialises in zinc. Nyrstar has mining, smelting, and other operations located in Europe, the Americas, China and Australia. Nyrstar was created in 2007 by combining the zinc smelting and alloying operations of Zinifex (an Australian mining company, now merged with Oxiana Limited to form OZ Minerals) and Umicore (a Belgian materials technology company). It is incorporated in Belgium and has its corporate office in Zurich, Switzerland. 
Wikipedia: Nyrstar
Umicore
Umicore N.V. formerly Union Minière, is a multinational materials technology company headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.
Formed in 1989 by the merger of four companies in the mining and smelting industries, Umicore has since reshaped itself into a more technology-focused business encompassing such areas as the refining and recycling of precious metals and the manufacture of specialised products from precious metals, cobalt, germanium, zinc and other metals.
FOOD & DRUGS                       

Philip Morris
Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) is an American global cigarette and tobacco company, with products sold in over 200 countries with 15.6% of the international cigarette market outside the United States.
  • Philip Morris International - Bergen op Zoom - Netherlands with missions to Feige Filling - Bad Oldesloe - Germany, Harcourt - Birmingham - UK and Hauni - Pecs- Hungaria
    Wikipedia: Philip Morris International 
Cargill
Cargill, Incorporated, is an American privately held, multinational corporation based in Minnetonka, Minnesota, a Minneapolis suburb. Founded in 1865, it is now the largest privately held corporation in the United States in terms of revenue.
Some of Cargill's major businesses are trading, purchasing and distributing grain and other agricultural commodities, such as palm oil; trading in energy, steel and transport; the raising of livestock and production of feed; producing food ingredients such as starch and glucose syrup, vegetable oils and fats for application in processed foods and industrial use. Cargill also operates a large financial services arm, which manages financial risks in the commodity markets for the company. 
Knorr (now Unilver)
Knorr is a German food and beverage brand owned by the Anglo-Dutch company Unilever since 2000, when Unilever acquired Best Foods, except in Japan where it is made under license by Ajinomoto. It produces dehydrated soup mixes and condiments. It was known as Royco in Indonesia, and as Continental in Australia.
  • Knorr - Loosdrecht - Netherlands, currently this site is closed and demolished.
    Wikipedia: Knorr
AUTOMOTIVE                           

AEG Modicon
Modicon PLC, the first programmable logic controller or PLC manufacturer in the world. The brand has gone through several owners, at the time we worked for them by the German company AEG. It is now owned by Schneider Electric.
Schneider Electric - Automation and Control
  • AEG Modicon - Antwerp - Belgium
  • AEG - Frankfurt Am Main - Germany
  • Opel Belgium - Antwerp - Belgium, currently this site is closed
General Motors
General Motors Company, commonly known as GM, is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, that designs, manufactures, markets and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts and sells financial services. General Motors produces vehicles in 37 countries under thirteen brands: Alpheon, Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Holden, HSV, Opel, Vauxhall, Wuling, Baojun, Jie Fang, UzDaewoo.
Wikipedia: General Motors
REAL ESTATE                          

Many of the projects referenced in the other sectors included civil construction activities.
Besides these we also engineered and managed privately the construction
of resident houses and retail premises. 
  • 2 resident houses - Olen - Belgium
  • Resident house - Grobbendonk - Belgium
Afritastic
Afritastic International Ltd is a sister company of CEAvo bvba, owned by Bert Van Opstal and his spouse Maritah Kobusige.
 
we bring engineering, construction, retail and tourism services to the African market with high quality and service standards. We involve and empower the local communities to benefit their own countries economies.