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Boskalis and HAL jointly apply for Delisting of Boskalis

Papendrecht and Monaco, 30 September 2022, 08:00 CET This is a joint press release by Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster N.V. (" Boskalis ") and HAL Holding N.V . This press release is not for release, publication or distribution, in whole or in part, in or into, directly or indirectly, in any jurisdiction in which such release, publication or distribution would be unlawful. Capitalised terms used but not otherwise defined in this press release have the same meaning as given thereto in the o ffer m emorandum dated 23 June 2022 (the “ Offer Memorandum ”) . With reference to the joint press release dated 20 September 2022, HAL and Boskalis jointly announce that, in connection with HAL holding more than 95% of the issued and outstanding ordinary shares in Boskalis (the “ Shares ”) following completion of the Offer, Euronext Amsterdam N.V. has been requested to approve the delisting of the Shares from Euronext Amsterdam, envisaged to occur shortly following the Post-Settlement EGM to be held on 7 November 2022 (“ Delisting” ). As announced in the joint press release of 20 September 2022, HAL will commence statutory buy-out proceedings in the fourth quarter of 2022 to acquire the remaining outstanding Shares. Following the Post-Settlement EGM and with effect as per Delisting, the current articles of association of Boskalis will be amended. Reference is made to the agenda and explanatory notes thereto for the Post-Settlement EGM, as posted on the website of Boskalis ( www.boskalis.com ). In light of the Delisting, Stichting Continuïteit KBW has agreed to cooperate with the termination of the agreement between Boskalis and Stichting Continuïteit KBW pursuant to which Boskalis has granted a call option to Stichting Continuïteit KBW and the cancellation of such option upon Delisting. Furthermore, Boskalis shall commence to provide information to HAL to enable it to satisfy their ongoing financial reporting and consolidation requirements. Reference is made to Section 5.9(e) ( Provision of information to satisfy HAL Obligations ) of the Offer Memorandum. Boskalis Investor Relations: Martijn L.D. Schuttevâer ir@boskalis.com T +31 786969310

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Final results of the Offer for Boskalis: HAL will hold 98.3% of the Shares

Papendrecht and Monaco, 20 September 2022, 20:00 CET This joint press release by Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster N.V. (" Boskalis ") and HAL Holding N.V. is issued pursuant to the provisions of article 17, paragraph 4 of the Dutch Decree on Public Takeover Bids ( Besluit openbare biedingen Wft ) in connection with the public offer (the " Offer ") by HAL Bidco B.V. (the " Offeror "), a direct wholly-owned subsidiary of HAL Investments B.V., for all the issued and outstanding ordinary shares in the capital of Boskalis. This press release does not constitute an offer, or any solicitation of any offer, to buy or subscribe for any securities. An offer has been made only by means of the offer memorandum dated 23 June 2022 (the " Offer Memorandum "). This press release is not for release, publication or distribution, in whole or in part, in or into, directly or indirectly, in any jurisdiction in which such release, publication or distribution would be unlawful. Capitalised terms used but not otherwise defined in this press release have the same meaning as given thereto in the Offer Memorandum. Settlement of the Shares tendered during the Post-Acceptance Period will take place on 27 September 2022 Boskalis and HAL will seek the delisting of the Shares from Euronext Amsterdam HAL will commence statutory buy-out proceedings to acquire the remaining Shares During the Post-Acceptance Period that expired at 17:40 CET today, 17,694,837 Shares were tendered under the Offer representing approximately 13.7% of the issued share capital of Boskalis. Together with the Shares already held by HAL, including Shares tendered during the Acceptance Period and Shares to which HAL is entitled ( gekocht maar nog niet geleverd ), this represents a total of 127,181,949 Shares or approximately 98.3% of the issued share capital of Boskalis. Settlement Post-Acceptance Period Settlement of the Shares tendered during the Post-Acceptance Period will take place on 27 September 2022. On that date, the Offeror will pay the Offer Price of EUR 33.00 (cum dividend) in cash for each Share validly tendered during the Post-Acceptance Period (or defectively tendered, if the Offeror accepts such defective tender) and transferred ( geleverd ) to the Offeror, on the terms set out in the Offer Memorandum. D elisting and Buy-Out As a result of HAL holding more than 95% of the Shares, Boskalis and HAL will seek to procure the delisting of the Shares from Euronext Amsterdam. Boskalis will announce further details on the delisting in due course. In the fourth quarter of 2022, HAL will commence statutory buy-out proceedings to acquire the remaining Shares. Reference is made to sections 5.9(b) ( Buy-Out, Delisting and amendment of the Articles of Association as per Delisting ) and 5.10(a) ( Liquidity and market value; Delisting ) of the Offer Memorandum. Boskalis Investor Relations: Martijn L.D. Schuttevâer ir@boskalis.com T +31 786969310 Settlement Agent : Van Lanschot Kempen N.V. Attn OS / T&D/ Agency Services L-11 Beethovenstraat 300 1077 WZ Amsterdam The Netherlands kas@kempen.com Information Agent: Georgeson (Computershare Netherlands B.V.) Blaak 34 3011 TA Rotterdam The Netherlands boskalis-offer@georgeson.com +31 (0) 10 313 8909 Inside information, disclaimer, general restrictions and forward-looking statements This press release may contain inside information within the meaning of article 7(1) of the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information in this press release is not intended to be complete. This press release is for information purposes only and does not constitute an offer, or any solicitation of any offer, to buy or subscribe for any securities. The distribution of this press release may, in some countries, be restricted by law or regulation. Accordingly, persons who come into possession of this press release should inform themselves of and observe these restrictions. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable Law, HAL and Boskalis disclaim any responsibility or liability for the violation of any such restrictions by any person. Any failure to comply with these restrictions may constitute a violation of the securities L aws of that jurisdiction. Neither HAL nor Boskalis assumes any responsibility for any violation of any of these restrictions. Any Shareholder who is in any doubt as to his or her position should consult an appropriate professional advisor without delay. Certain statements in this press release may be considered forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that may or may not occur in the future, and neither HAL nor Boskalis can guarantee the accuracy and completeness of forward-looking statements. A number of important factors, not all of which are known to HAL or Boskalis or are within their control, could cause actual results or outcomes to differ materially from those expressed in any forward-looking statement. HAL and Boskalis expressly disclaim any obligation or undertaking to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, a change in expectations or for any other reason.

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HAL declares Boskalis Offer unconditional at EUR 33.00

Papendrecht and Monaco, 7 September 2022, 7:15 CET This joint press release by Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster N.V. (" Boskalis ") and HAL Holding N.V. (" HAL Holding ") is issued pursuant to the provisions of article 16, paragraphs 1 and 2 and article 17, paragraph 1 of the Dutch Decree on Public Takeover Bids ( Besluit openbare biedingen Wft ) (the " Decree ") in connection with the public offer (the " Offer ") by HAL Bidco B.V. (the " Offeror "), a direct wholly-owned subsidiary of HAL Investments B.V., for all the issued and outstanding ordinary shares in the capital of Boskalis. This press release does not constitute an offer, or any solicitation of any offer, to buy or subscribe for any securities. An offer is made only by means of the offer memorandum dated 23 June 2022 (the " Offer Memorandum "). This press release is not for release, publication or distribution, in whole or in part, in or into, directly or indirectly, in any jurisdiction in which such release, publication or distribution would be unlawful. Capitalised terms used but not otherwise defined in this press release have the same meaning as given thereto in the Offer Memorandum or, to the extent not defined in the Offer Memorandum, the joint press release by Boskalis and HAL dated 29 August 2022. HAL declares Offer for Boskalis unconditional at EUR 33.00 82.2 % of the S hares tendered or owned Settlement will take place on 14 September 2022 Offer P rice of EUR 33.00 is final by law Remaining Shares can be tendered during Post-Acceptance Period at same Offer terms until 2 0 September 2022   Acceptance ; Offer declared unconditional Boskalis and HAL are pleased to announce that all Offer Conditions described in the Offer Memorandum have been satisfied and that the Offeror declares the Offer unconditional ( doet gestand ). This means that the Offer Price is final by law. During the Acceptance Period, 28,285,416 Shares were tendered under the Offer representing an aggregate value of EUR 933 million and approximately 21.9% of the issued share capital of Boskalis. Together with the Shares already held by HAL, including Shares to which HAL is entitled ( gekocht maar nog niet geleverd ), this represents a total of 106,314,654 Shares or approximately 82.2% of the issued share capital of Boskalis. Since HAL first announced the intended public offer on 10 March 2022, 46,589,483 Shares were tendered or acquired representing approximately 36.0% of the issued share capital of Boskalis. Settlement On the Settlement Date, the Offeror will pay the Offer Price of EUR 33.00 (cum dividend) in cash for each Tendered Share transferred ( geleverd ) to the Offeror, on the terms set out in the Offer Memorandum. The Settlement Date will be 14 September 2022. Post-Acceptance Period The Offeror hereby announces a Post-Acceptance Period that will commence on 8 September 2022 at 09:00 CET and will end on 20 September 2022 at 17:40 CET. This will allow Shareholders who have not tendered their Shares during the Acceptance Period, to do so during the Post-Acceptance Period under the same terms and conditions applicable to the Offer. The Offeror shall continue to accept the transfer ( levering ) of all Shares validly tendered (or defectively tendered, provided that the Offeror accepts such defective tender) during the Post-Acceptance Period and will pay for such Shares within five (5) Business Days following the last day of the Post-Acceptance Period. In accordance with Section 17, paragraph 4 of the Decree, the Offeror will, within three (3) Business Days following the last day of the Post-Acceptance Period, announce the number and percentage of Shares that have been tendered during the Post-Acceptance Period and the total number and percentage of Shares held by the Offeror. Reference is also made to section 4.11 ( Post-Acceptance Period ) of the Offer Memorandum. Consequences of the Offer If, following completion of the Offer, HAL, alone or together with its Affiliates, holds for its own account at least 95% of the Shares (and provided that there are no outstanding Protective Preference Shares), HAL will commence statutory buy-out proceedings to acquire the remaining Shares. Reference is made to section 5.9(b) ( Buy-Out, Delisting and amendment of the Articles of Association as per Delisting ) of the Offer Memorandum. HAL and Boskalis have furthermore agreed that, subject to HAL, alone or together with its Affiliates, holding in the aggregate less than 95% but at least 85% of the Shares, HAL may notify Boskalis that it wishes to implement the Post-Offer Merger or, with Boskalis’ consent (such consent not to be unreasonably withheld, conditioned or delayed), an alternative Delisting structure. The consideration per Share to be received by non-tendering Shareholders in the Post-Offer Merger (if implemented) would to the fullest extent possible be equal to the Offer Price, before the deduction and withholding of the applicable Dutch dividend withholding tax and may therefore be significantly less than the Offer Price of EUR 33.00 (cum dividend) in cash per Share. Reference is made to the joint press release by Boskalis and HAL dated 29 August 2022. Remaining Shareholders who consider not tendering or do not intend to tender their Shares during the Post-Acceptance Period should carefully review the joint press release by Boskalis and HAL dated 29 August 2022 and the Offer Memorandum, in particular (but not limited to) sections 5.9(b) ( Buy-Out, Delisting and amendment of the Articles of Association as per Delisting ), 5.9(c) ( Post-Closing Measure between 80% and 95% ), 5.10 ( Possible consequences of the Offer for non-tendering Shareholders ) and 9.3 ( Material Dutch tax consequences for Shareholders who do not tender their Shares ), which describe certain actual or potential risks and implications to which Shareholders will or may be subject if they elect not to tender their Shares under the Offer. Boskalis Investor Relations: Martijn L.D. Schuttevâer ir@boskalis.com T +31 786969310 Settlement Agent : Van Lanschot Kempen N.V. Attn OS / T&D/ Agency Services L-11 Beethovenstraat 300 1077 WZ Amsterdam The Netherlands kas@kempen.com Information Agent: Georgeson (Computershare Netherlands B.V.) Blaak 34 3011 TA Rotterdam The Netherlands boskalis-offer@georgeson.com +31 (0) 10 313 8909 Inside information, disclaimer, general restrictions and forward-looking statements This press release contains inside information within the meaning of article 7(1) of the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information in this press release is not intended to be complete. This press release is for information purposes only and does not constitute an offer, or any solicitation of any offer, to buy or subscribe for any securities. The distribution of this press release may, in some countries, be restricted by law or regulation. Accordingly, persons who come into possession of this press release should inform themselves of and observe these restrictions. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable Law, HAL and Boskalis disclaim any responsibility or liability for the violation of any such restrictions by any person. Any failure to comply with these restrictions may constitute a violation of the securities L aws of that jurisdiction. Neither HAL nor Boskalis assumes any responsibility for any violation of any of these restrictions. Any Shareholder who is in any doubt as to his or her position should consult an appropriate professional advisor without delay. Certain statements in this press release may be considered forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that may or may not occur in the future, and neither HAL nor Boskalis can guarantee the accuracy and completeness of forward-looking statements. A number of important factors, not all of which are known to HAL or Boskalis or are within their control, could cause actual results or outcomes to differ materially from those expressed in any forward-looking statement. HAL and Boskalis expressly disclaim any obligation or undertaking to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, a change in expectations or for any other reason. Note to shareholders in the United States The Offer is made for the Shares of Boskalis and is subject to the Laws of the Netherlands. It is important that U.S. shareholders understand that the Offer and any related offer documents are subject to disclosure and takeover Laws in the Netherlands that may be different from those in the United States. The Offer is made in the United States in compliance with section 14(e) of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the " Exchange Act ") and the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder, including Regulation 14E, and the “Tier II” exemption in respect of securities of foreign private issuers provided by Rule 14d-1(d) under the Exchange Act, and otherwise in accordance with the requirements of Dutch Law. HAL, Stichting Hyacinth and HAL’s Affiliates or entities acting in concert with HAL may, from time to time, purchase or make arrangements to purchase Shares outside of the Offer from the time the Offer was first publicly announced until the expiration of the Post-Acceptance Period, including purchases in the open market at prevailing prices or in private transactions at negotiated prices, in each case, outside of the United States and to the extent permissible under Law. Any such purchases will not be made at prices higher than the Offer Price or on terms more favourable than those offered pursuant to the Offer. Information about such purchases of Shares will be publicly disclosed, including in the United States, by means of a press release that will be made available on HAL's website at www.halholding.com/boskalis-offer . Neither the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission nor any U.S. state securities commission or other Regulatory Authority of any jurisdiction in the United States has approved or disapproved of the Offer, passed upon the fairness or merits of the Offer or passed upon the accuracy or completeness of the Offer Memorandum, this press release or any other documents regarding the Offer. Any declaration to the contrary constitutes a criminal offence in the United States.

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HAL increases Offer Price; Boskalis and HAL agree on recommended Offer at EUR 33.00 per Share

 Papendrecht and Monaco, 29 August 2022, 7.15 CET This joint press release by Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster N.V ( ‘‘ Boskalis ’’ ) and HAL Holding N.V. ( “ HAL Holding ” ) is issued pursuant to the provisions of article 4, paragraph 3, article 13, paragraphs 1 and 2 and article 15, paragraph 4 of the Dutch Decree on Public Takeover Bids ( Besluit openbare biedingen Wft ) (the “ Decree ” ) in connection with the public offer (the “ Offer ” ) by HAL Bidco B.V. (the “ Offeror ” ), a direct wholly-owned subsidiary of HAL Investments B.V., for all the issued and outstanding ordinary shares in the capital of Boskalis. This press release does not constitute an offer, or any solicitation of any offer, to buy or subscribe for any securities. An offer is made only by means of the offer memorandum dated 23 June 2022 (the “ Offer Memorandum ” ). This press release is not for release, publication or distribution, in whole or in part, in or into, directly or indirectly, in any jurisdiction in which such release, publication or distribution would be unlawful. Capitalised terms used but not otherwise defined in this press release have the same meaning as given thereto in the Offer Memorandum. HAL increases Offer Price from EUR 32.00 to EUR 33.00 (cum dividend) in cash per Share (after adjustment for the EUR 0.50 cash dividend paid in May 2022 by Boskalis) as final price Increased Offer Price plus the EUR 0.50 dividend paid by Boskalis in May 2022 represents a premium of approx. 32% to the closing price per Share prior to the Initial Announcement Boskalis Boards unanimously recommend Shareholders to accept the Offer Boskalis to cooperate with Post-Offer Restructuring if HAL acquires between 85% and 95% of the Shares AXECO and Rabobank issued Fairness Opinions that the Increased Offer Price is fair Acceptance Period extended until Tuesday 6 September 2022, 17:40 hours CET Reference is made to (i) the press releases by Boskalis and HAL Holding N.V. dated 3 June 2022 in relation to the agreement on the Transaction Protocol, (ii) the press release by HAL Holding N.V. dated 24 June 2022 in relation to the launch of the Offer, (iii) the Offer Memorandum and (iv) the Position Statement. Boskalis and HAL continued discussions on the Offer since its launch. Following the Boskalis Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders held on 24 August 2022, discussions were resumed and Boskalis and HAL are pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement on an addendum to the Transaction Protocol (the “ Addendum ”). All terms of the Offer remain the same as announced on 24 June 2022 and as set out in the Offer Memorandum, as supplemented by the Addendum and set out in this announcement. Increase Offer Price The Offeror hereby increases the Offer Price from EUR 32.00 to EUR 33.00 (cum dividend) in cash per Share (the “ Increased Offer Price ”). This is the final Offer Price. The Increased Offer Price plus the EUR 0.50 cash dividend paid by Boskalis after the Initial Announcement (i.e., EUR 33.50 in cash per Share) represents: a premium of approx. 32% to the closing price per Share on Euronext Amsterdam on the Reference Date (being 9 March 2022, the last trading date prior to the Initial Announcement); a premium of approx. 33% to the volume-weighted average closing price per Share on Euronext Amsterdam for the one month period prior to and including the Reference Date; and a premium of approx. 32% to the volume-weighted average closing price per Share on Euronext Amsterdam for the three month period prior to and including the Reference Date. The Increased Offer Price will be paid for all Tendered Shares once the Offer is declared unconditional, irrespective whether those Shares were tendered prior to or after today during the Acceptance Period. The Offeror will pay the Increased Offer Price fully through readily available cash resources. In the aggregate, the Offeror, HAL Investments and Stichting Hyacinth currently own Shares representing approximately 55.6% of the issued share capital of Boskalis. (Post-)Acceptance Period In light of the increase of the Offer Price and pursuant to article 15, paragraph 9 of the Decree, the Acceptance Period is extended by operation of law. The Acceptance Period will now expire on Tuesday 6 September 2022, at 17:40 hours CET. The relevant custodian, bank or stockbroker may set an earlier deadline for communication by Shareholders in order to permit the custodian, bank or stockbroker to communicate the acceptances to the Settlement Agent in a timely manner. Accordingly, Shareholders should contact such financial intermediary to obtain information about the deadline by which such Shareholder must send instructions to the financial intermediary to accept the Offer. A Post-Acceptance Period of up to two weeks will be announced upon the Offer being declared unconditional. Boskalis Boards unanimously recommend Shareholders to tender their Shares under the Offer The Boards, without the participation of Mr. J. van Wiechen, have frequently discussed the developments in connection with the Offer and the key items in connection therewith throughout the process. Consistent with their fiduciary responsibilities, the Boards, with the support of their outside financial and legal advisors, have carefully reviewed the Increased Offer Price, together with the other provisions of the Transaction Protocol, in particular the Non-Financial Covenants and the Post-Offer Restructuring (the Post-Offer Restructuring together with the Offer and the Buy-Out, the “ Transaction ”). After due and careful consideration, the Boards unanimously consider the Transaction to be in the interest of Boskalis, to adequately service the interests of Boskalis’ stakeholders and to promote the sustainable success of Boskalis. The Boards have furthermore unanimously concluded that the Increased Offer Price is fair, from a financial point of view, to the Shareholders (other than HAL) and that the increase of the Offer Price is such that it is convincing and warrants a recommendation to the Shareholders. Accordingly, the Boards unanimously recommend to the Shareholders to accept the Offer and to tender their Shares under the Offer. In light of his membership of the executive board of HAL, Mr. J. van Wiechen has not participated in any deliberations and decision-making by the Supervisory Board in respect of the Transaction. Accordingly, all references to the Boards are to the Boards excluding Mr. J. van Wiechen. Fairness Opinions In view of the Increased Offer Price, the Boards requested their respective financial advisers to update their valuation analyses as per the date of the Addendum and to each issue a fairness opinion on that basis. Based on the outcomes of their respective analyses, both financial advisers confirmed that the value ranges indicated as per the date of the Position Statement remain unchanged as per today. On 28 August 2022, the Board of Management received a written fairness opinion from AXECO Corporate Finance and the Supervisory Board received a separate written fairness opinion from Rabobank (the “ Fairness Opinions ”) in each case to the effect that, as of such date and subject to the qualifications, limitations, and assumptions set forth in each Fairness Opinion, (i) the Increased Offer Price is fair, from a financial point of view, to the Shareholders (other than HAL) in connection with the Offer and (ii) the Share Sale Price is fair, from a financial point of view, to Company Holdco in connection with the Share Sale. The full text of the Fairness Opinions, each of which sets forth the assumptions made, procedures followed, matters considered and limitations on the review undertaken in connection with the Fairness Opinions, will be published by Boskalis on https://boskalis.com/ir/hal-offer.html . Members of the Boards will tender their Shares Mr. Berdowski (CEO of Boskalis) and Mr. Heijermans (member of Boskalis’ Board of Management), together holding 125,000 Shares (representing approx. 0.1% of the total number of Shares), have committed to tender all their Shares under the Offer during the Acceptance Period. These members of the Boards did not receive any information from the Offeror or Boskalis relevant for a Shareholder in connection with the Offer that is not included in the Offer Memorandum or this press release, and they will tender their Shares under the Offer on the same terms (including price) and conditions as the other Shareholders. Post-Offer Restructuring and cooperation by Boskalis If, following completion of the Offer, HAL, alone or together with its Affiliates, holds for its own account at least 95% of the Shares (and provided that there are no outstanding Protective Preference Shares), HAL will commence statutory buy-out proceedings to acquire the remaining Shares. Reference is made to section 5.9(b) ( Buy-Out, Delisting and amendment of the Articles of Association as per Delisting ) of the Offer Memorandum. In light of the fact that the Offeror’s willingness to pay the Increased Offer Price is predicated on Boskalis agreeing to support and cooperate with the Post-Offer Restructuring, Boskalis is willing to support and cooperate with the Post-Offer Restructuring in accordance with the terms of the Addendum. HAL and Boskalis have agreed in the Addendum that, subject to the Offer having been completed and HAL and HAL’s Affiliates holding in the aggregate less than 95% but at least 85% of the Shares (the “ Post-Offer Restructuring Range ”), the Offeror or HAL Investments may notify Boskalis that it wishes to implement the Post-Offer Merger or, with Boskalis’ consent (such consent not to be unreasonably withheld, conditioned or delayed), an alternative Delisting structure (the Post-Offer Merger or such agreed alternative Delisting structure, the “ Post-Offer Restructuring ”). Boskalis and HAL will jointly review and assess all aspects of the Post-Offer Merger, including, but not limited to, change of control, regulatory and tax consequences. Boskalis has reserved the right to further consider the Post-Offer Merger as well as any alternative Delisting structure with a view to seek the best possible Delisting structure for Boskalis and its stakeholders, including its Minority Shareholders. If and to the extent, following completion of the Offer, (i) the Boards are of the view that an alternative Delisting structure would be preferable taking into account all relevant facts and circumstances and the interests of the Company and its stakeholders, in accordance with their fiduciary duties or (ii) HAL proposes an alternative Delisting structure, Boskalis and HAL shall jointly review and assess all aspects of such alternative (including the consequences for HAL, Boskalis and its stakeholders) and shall consider such alternative in good faith with a view to optimizing the structure, it being understood that if no agreement is reached on such alternative the Post-Offer Merger will be implemented if the Post-Offer Restructuring Range is met and the Offeror or HAL Investments notifies Boskalis. Boskalis has undertaken to, subject to the Post-Offer Restructuring Range being met, fully cooperate with the Post-Offer Restructuring and the implementation thereof without delay, including by convening an extraordinary general meeting to be held at such date after the Settlement Date as reasonably requested by HAL Investments or the Offeror (the “ Post-Settlement EGM ”) for the adoption of any resolutions necessary or advisable in connection with the Post-Offer Restructuring (the “ Resolutions ”). The Boards unanimously recommend the Shareholders to vote in favour of the Resolutions. HAL will cause all Shares held by HAL on the record date of the Post-Settlement EGM to be voted in favour of the Resolutions. In case of the “ Post-Offer Merger ”, Boskalis would implement a legal triangular merger (the “ Triangular Merger ”) with two of its to be newly incorporated subsidiaries (“ Company Holdco ” as direct wholly-owned subsidiary of Boskalis and “ Company Sub ” as direct wholly-owned subsidiary of Company Holdco). Upon the Triangular Merger becoming effective, Shareholders will be allotted shares in the capital of Company Holdco in a 1:1 exchange ratio. Once the Triangular Merger is implemented, the Boskalis listing entity will have ceased to exist and its listing will terminate. Subsequently, Company Holdco would sell and transfer to the Offeror or, if so designated by the Offeror or HAL Investments, HAL Investments or any Affiliate of HAL Investments, all issued and outstanding shares in the capital of Company Sub (the “ Share Sale ”). The purchase price in the Share Sale (to be paid partly in cash and partly in the form of a loan note) would be equal to the Increased Offer Price multiplied by the number of Shares immediately prior to the Triangular Merger (the “ Share Sale Price ”). Following completion of the Share Sale, Company Holdco would be dissolved and liquidated. It is intended that an advance liquidation distribution will be made on or about the date of the completion of the Share Sale resulting in a payment per share in the capital of Company Holdco to the fullest extent possible equal to the Increased Offer Price, without any interest and less applicable withholding taxes or other taxes. Although the amount per Company Holdco share of the advance liquidation distribution in the Post-Offer Merger (if implemented) would to the fullest extent possible be equal to the Increased Offer Price, such advance liquidation distribution will generally be subject to 15% Dutch dividend withholding tax to the extent it exceeds Company Holdco’s average paid-in capital recognised for Dutch dividend withholding tax purposes. The Increased Offer Price paid for Shares tendered under the Offer will not be subject to Dutch dividend withholding tax. As a result, the consideration per Share to be received by non-tendering Shareholders in the Post-Offer Merger (if implemented) after deduction and withholding of the applicable Dutch dividend withholding tax may be significantly less than the Increased Offer Price. Reference is made to section 5.10(d) ( Tax treatment of distributions ) of the Offer Memorandum. Boskalis Investor Relations: Martijn L.D. Schuttevâer ir@boskalis.com T +31 786969310 Settlement Agent: Van Lanschot Kempen N.V. Attn OS / T&D/ Agency Services L-11 Beethovenstraat 300 1077 WZ Amsterdam The Netherlands kas@kempen.com Information Agent: Georgeson (Computershare Netherlands B.V.) Blaak 34 3011 TA Rotterdam The Netherlands boskalis-offer@georgeson.com +31 (0) 10 313 8909 Inside Information, Disclaimer, General Restrictions and Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains inside information within the meaning of article 7(1) of the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information in this press release is not intended to be complete. This press release is for information purposes only and does not constitute an offer, or any solicitation of any offer, to buy or subscribe for any securities. The distribution of this press release may, in some countries, be restricted by law or regulation. Accordingly, persons who come into possession of this press release should inform themselves of and observe these restrictions. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable Law, HAL and Boskalis disclaim any responsibility or liability for the violation of any such restrictions by any person. Any failure to comply with these restrictions may constitute a violation of the securities laws of that jurisdiction. Neither HAL nor Boskalis assumes any responsibility for any violation of any of these restrictions. Any Shareholder who is in any doubt as to his or her position should consult an appropriate professional advisor without delay. Certain statements in this press release may be considered forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that may or may not occur in the future, and neither HAL nor Boskalis can guarantee the accuracy and completeness of forward-looking statements. A number of important factors, not all of which are known to HAL or Boskalis or are within their control, could cause actual results or outcomes to differ materially from those expressed in any forward-looking statement. HAL and Boskalis expressly disclaim any obligation or undertaking to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, a change in expectations or for any other reason. Note to shareholders in the United States The Offer is made for the Shares of Boskalis and is subject to the Laws of the Netherlands. It is important that U.S. shareholders understand that the Offer and any related offer documents are subject to disclosure and takeover Laws in the Netherlands that may be different from those in the United States. The Offer is made in the United States in compliance with section 14(e) of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “ Exchange Act ” ) and the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder, including Regulation 14E, and the “ Tier II ” exemption in respect of securities of foreign private issuers provided by Rule 14d-1(d) under the Exchange Act, and otherwise in accordance with the requirements of Dutch Law. HAL, Stichting Hyacinth and HAL ’ s Affiliates or entities acting in concert with HAL may, from time to time, purchase or make arrangements to purchase Shares outside of the Offer from the time the Offer was first publicly announced until the expiration of the Acceptance Period, including purchases in the open market at prevailing prices or in private transactions at negotiated prices, in each case, outside of the United States and to the extent permissible under Law. Any such purchases will not be made at prices higher than the Offer Price or on terms more favourable than those offered pursuant to the Offer unless the Offer Price is increased accordingly. Information about such purchases of Shares will be publicly disclosed, including in the United States, by means of a press release that will be made available on HAL ’ s website at https://www.halholding.com/boskalis-offer . Neither the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission nor any U.S. state securities commission or other Regulatory Authority of any jurisdiction in the United States has approved or disapproved of the Offer, passed upon the fairness or merits of the Offer or passed upon the accuracy or completeness of the Offer Memorandum, this press release or any other documents regarding the Offer. Any declaration to the contrary constitutes a criminal offence in the United States.  

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Boskalis Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

Papendrecht, 24 August 2022 Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) announces that an Extraordinary Meeting of Shareholders (the Meeting) was held this morning. Approximately seventy shareholders representing in total 264,057 shares had registered to attend the Meeting, equal to 0.2 percent of the outstanding share capital. The Supervisory Board and Board of Management discussed HAL’s voluntary public offer on the basis of a presentation which is also available on https://boskalis.com/ir/hal-offer.html . An English translation of the draft minutes of the Meeting will be published on https://boskalis.com/ir/hal-offer.html no later than 18.00 CET on Monday 29 August. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION Investor relations: Martijn L.D. Schuttevâer ir@boskalis.com Press: Arno Schikker press@boskalis.com T +31 786969310 ‎ Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. is a leading global services provider operating in the dredging, maritime infrastructure and maritime services sectors. The company provides creative and innovative all-round solutions to infrastructural challenges in the maritime, coastal and delta regions of the world. With core activities such as coastal defense, riverbank protection and land reclamation Boskalis is able to provide adaptive and mitigating solutions to combat the effects of climate change, such as extreme weather conditions and rising sea levels, as well as delivering solutions for the increasing need for space in coastal and delta regions across the world. The company facilitates the development of offshore energy infrastructure, including renewable wind energy. Boskalis is furthermore active in the construction and maintenance of ports, waterways, access channels and civil infrastructure, thus helping to facilitate trade flows and regional socio-economic development. In addition, Boskalis is a global marine salvage expert and has a strategic partnership in terminal services (Smit Lamnalco ). With a versatile fleet of more than 500 vessels and floating equipment and approximately 10,000 employees, including associates, Boskalis is creating new horizons around the world. This press release can also be found on our website www.boskalis.com .

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Boskalis half-year figures 2022: Strong increase in revenue and improvement of result aided by book profit on divestments

Papendrecht, 18 August 2022 KEY FIGURES FIRST HALF YEAR 2022 Revenue: EUR 1.61 billion (H1 202 1 : EUR 1.32 billion) EBITDA: EUR 292 million including EUR 50 million exceptional gain (H1 202 1 : EUR 226 million) Net profit: EUR 116 million including EUR 37 million exceptional items (H1 202 1: EUR 72 million) Order book: EUR 5.37 billion (End of 2021: EUR 5.41 billion) OUTLOOK SECOND HALF OF 2022 Dredging: second half year comparable to first half with good fleet utilization Offshore Energy: also comparable to the first half year with a strong performance in services Towage & Salvage: Terminals stable. Salvage operationally unpredictable; no major settlement results expected EBITDA outlook second half year: in line with first half year, adjusted for exceptional items Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has concluded a strong first half year. The utilization of the large vessels was high and with a strong increase in revenue, earnings also rose sharply, in particular due to an exceptional gain. Compared to last year, revenue increased by 22% to EUR 1.61 billion (H1 2021: EUR 1.32 billion). Adjusted for (de)consolidation and currency effects, revenue growth was 20%. EBITDA increased by 29% to EUR 292 million (H1 2021: EUR 226 million), including a book profit of EUR 50 million from the sale of Keppel Smit Towage. Operating profit including exceptional items increased by 47% to EUR 143 million (H1 2021: EUR 97 million). Net profit amounted to EUR 116 million, including EUR 37 million in exceptional items, whereas a year ago a net profit of EUR 72 million was reported. In the Dredging & Inland Infra segment, revenue increased by 46% compared to the same period in 2021 with a similar increase in EBITDA result. Where the effects of COVID-19 led to major operational inefficiencies over the past two years on projects in Asia in particular, strong growth is now coming from large projects in that region. In particular, the activities in Manila Bay have contributed to the strong revenue growth. Other noteworthy projects in progress include Tuas Terminal 2 and the Pulau Tekong Polder (both in Singapore), the Fehmarnbelt tunnel (between Denmark and Germany) and a large number of projects in the Netherlands. The hopper fleet was well utilized thanks to activities in the Philippines and at the end of the second quarter the extended Prins der Nederlanden was re-commissioned. At Offshore Energy, revenue increased by 3% and the EBITDA result increased by 29%. A sharp decline in the contracting activities, partly due to a volume decline at Subsea Cables, was more than offset by a good half year at the services part of the division. The utilization of the heavy transport vessels in Marine Transport & Services was exceptionally high and also Subsea Services and Marine Survey had a very good operational half year. The strong demand from both the offshore wind market and the traditional oil and gas market was partly causing this. In the second quarter the new crane vessel Bokalift 2 was commissioned and has since been working on the sizable Changfang & Xidao offshore wind project in Taiwan. Within the Towage & Salvage division, both revenue and earnings declined sharply. After a number of years with large high-profile projects at Salvage and significant settlement results from old projects, the first half of the year was quiet in terms of both revenue and earnings. At the end of June, the previously announced sale of the Keppel Smit Towage (KST) joint venture was successfully completed. The Towage activities are now mainly related to the terminal services of Smit Lamnalco. Customary holding and unallocated group costs increased in the first half of the year compared to the same period in 2021. These costs were still at a relatively low level last year due to a wide range of COVID-19 related cost saving measures. In addition to the usual group expenses, a number of exceptional items of on balance EUR 36.9 million were recognized within the holding segment. A book profit was realized on the sale of KST and an impairment charge was recognized in the second quarter on equipment taken out of service. The net financial position declined in line with expectations but is still strong. The exceptional net cash position at year-end 2021 has decreased to almost zero, largely due to the sizable investment program, the 2021 dividend and normalization of working capital. With the available cash and bank facilities, Boskalis has a readily available financing capacity of over EUR 900 million. Solvency remains high at 49% and Boskalis comfortably meets its financial covenants. The order book remained virtually stable at EUR 5.37 billion (year-end 2021: EUR 5.41 billion). At Dredging & Inland Infra, more than EUR 0.5 billion worth of new work was taken on but the substantial revenue growth led to a net decrease in the portfolio. At Offshore Energy the workload rose sharply with the addition of EUR 1 billion in new projects, the largest share of which is related to offshore wind. Peter Berdowski, CEO Boskalis: “Over the past six months we have managed to achieve a substantial increase in revenue and earning s – a n excellent achievement given the restrictive COVID measures that were still having a major impact on our projects until recently and the inflationary pressures we are experiencing worldwide. At Dredging, the dominant theme is our work in Manila Bay. The construction of the new international airport is the largest project in our history and the contours of the new land are now visible. In addition to the long-term deployment of our large dredgers, this project also provides a significant amount of local employment. Outside the Philippines, our colleagues were also very active with impressive projects, such as the construction of the Fehmarnbelt tunnel between Denmark and Germany and the protection of large parts of the Netherlands against climate change with the strengthening of dikes and coastal areas. At Offshore Energy, we are reaping the benefits of our strategy of focusing on multi-purpose vessels and services with which we are able to serve both the traditional markets and the offshore wind market. With demand from both markets picking up, we achieved a very good result with subsea services and marine survey. In the past six months we also took the Bokalift 2 into service, one of the largest installation vessels in the industry. T he vessel was commissioned with a visibility of almost three years of work in offshore wind in hand . Offshore Energy’s order book now consists of over 60% of offshore wind projects. At Towage & Salvage, we concluded an important process from a strategic point of view . In 2019, we announced our intention to divest our three major harbor towage joint ventures. At the end of June, we successfully sold Keppel Smit Towage, the last of these joint ventures, resulting in a book profit of EUR 50 million and over EUR 90 million in cash. In March , our existing major shareholder HAL announced its intention to make an offer for all outstanding Boskalis shares. We have since held intensive talks with HAL in which we have taken the interests of all stakeholders into account. HAL has since launched its offer and Boskalis has published its formal position in a Position Statement. We will shortly explain this position to our shareholders in an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders, after which it will be up to the shareholders whether they wish to offer their shares. In the course of September more clarity will emerge regarding the outcome of the offer.” Outlook Given the strong results in the first half of the year and the magnitude and composition of the order book, Boskalis is in good shape for the rest of the year, assuming that COVID-19-related restrictive measures experienced over the past two years, particularly in the Far East, will not return. At Dredging & Inland Infra, a comparable operational and financial second half is expected. Due to the magnitude of the activities in Manila Bay, the progress will be a major determinant for the result. Furthermore, the other large works in Singapore, Denmark and the Netherlands will also make a significant contribution. The utilization of the hopper fleet is expected to remain high and the utilization of the cutters will only increase to a limited extent. At Offshore Energy, the second half of the year is also expected to be in line with the first half. In contracting, a number of large ongoing offshore wind projects such as Changfang & Xidao and Fécamp will be decisive. In services it is expected that the current market picture will not change substantially and that the strong demand will also be reflected in a good second half year. Towage & Salvage; a stable picture is expected for the terminals activities within Towage. The result of Salvage will strongly depend on the inherently unpredictable nature of the business. Possible large settlement results on previously executed projects are not expected. Based on the fleet planning and works in portfolio, and barring unforeseen circumstances, the Board of Management expects the EBITDA level of the second half of the year to be in line with that of the first half, adjusted for exceptional items. For 2022, the unchanged capital expenditures outlook is approximately EUR 450 million, including dry-dockings however excluding possible acquisitions. >>> click here for the full version of the 2022 half year report including all the financial details

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