Adriaan 'Dutch' Schrier   He is the founder, developer and co-owner of the Curacao Sea Aquarium. He opened the aquarium in 1984 together with his partner, Rudy Pizziolo. He was also the driving force behind the opening of the Dolphin Academy, the Dolphin Therapy Center and the Dolphin Suites Hotel and the Substation Curacao. Acquiring the Curasub submarine and the research vessel ‘Chapman’. 

Adriaan 'Dutch' Schrier

He is the founder, developer and co-owner of the Curacao Sea Aquarium. He opened the aquarium in 1984 together with his partner, Rudy Pizziolo. He was also the driving force behind the opening of the Dolphin Academy, the Dolphin Therapy Center and the Dolphin Suites Hotel and the Substation Curacao. Acquiring the Curasub submarine and the research vessel ‘Chapman’. 

  Bruce Brandt   Bruce is the leading technician at Substation Curacao and is one of the 3 pilots of the Curasub. With a background in Commercial diving he started as one of the first in 2010 with Substation Curacao. 

Bruce Brandt

Bruce is the leading technician at Substation Curacao and is one of the 3 pilots of the Curasub. With a background in Commercial diving he started as one of the first in 2010 with Substation Curacao. 

  laureen schenk   Laureen Schenk joined Substation Curacao in 2012. She's responsible for coordinating the visits by international marine researchers coming over to Curacao for deep reef research. At the same time she assists Dutch in dealing with government- and legal affairs. She has a law degree and is a certified Mediator. And not to forget also a dive instructor.

laureen schenk

Laureen Schenk joined Substation Curacao in 2012. She's responsible for coordinating the visits by international marine researchers coming over to Curacao for deep reef research. At the same time she assists Dutch in dealing with government- and legal affairs. She has a law degree and is a certified Mediator. And not to forget also a dive instructor.

 
  barbara van bebber   Barbara is the one of the very few female pilots in the world and one of the pilots of the Curasub that started in 2010 with this great adventure. Having been working as a PADI Instructor and as the ICT manager at the Sea Aquarium together with  her passion for water, it became clear that this was naturally her new challenge. 

barbara van bebber

Barbara is the one of the very few female pilots in the world and one of the pilots of the Curasub that started in 2010 with this great adventure. Having been working as a PADI Instructor and as the ICT manager at the Sea Aquarium together with  her passion for water, it became clear that this was naturally her new challenge. 

  tico christiaan   A true lover of the seas...Whenever he's not working, you will find him either fishing, kitesurfing or doing something else on the water. Tico joined Substation a couple of years ago and is also one of our pilots. Besides piloting the sub he's also a boatcaptain and underwater photographer.  

tico christiaan

A true lover of the seas...Whenever he's not working, you will find him either fishing, kitesurfing or doing something else on the water.
Tico joined Substation a couple of years ago and is also one of our pilots. Besides piloting the sub he's also a boatcaptain and underwater photographer.  

  Jordy stolk   Meet the newest addition to our team: Jordy Stolk He was born and raised in the Netherlands and moved to Curacao 3.5yr ago. He has been working as a dive instructor and got curious about what the underwater world more has to offer.  Substation Curacao was the perfect addition to his diving where he now gets to learn about the depths that are limited to scuba diving.

Jordy stolk

Meet the newest addition to our team: Jordy Stolk
He was born and raised in the Netherlands and moved to Curacao 3.5yr ago. He has been working as a dive instructor and got curious about what the underwater world more has to offer. 
Substation Curacao was the perfect addition to his diving where he now gets to learn about the depths that are limited to scuba diving.