Parkwind and Jan De Nul start works for the 219 MW offshore wind farm off the Belgian coast 

Parkwind and Jan De Nul start works for the 219 MW offshore wind farm off the Belgian coast 

Construction works for the seventh offshore wind farm off the Belgian coast have started. Developer Parkwind and marine contractor Jan De Nul Group announce that offshore seabed preparation works have commenced for the …
Jul 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Glogos delivers wind turbines from China to Ulyanovsk

Glogos delivers wind turbines from China to Ulyanovsk

Glogos in Russia have recently delivered the second batch of wind turbines from Shanghai in China to the river port of Ulyanovsk. The total cargo volume amounted to 40,000ftns with the length of each blade at 54m and the …
Aug 28, 2017 /  Curious
Huisman introduces new crane type for offshore wind turbine maintenance

Huisman introduces new crane type for offshore wind turbine maintenance

Huisman, the worldwide specialist in lifting, drilling and subsea solutions has developed an extremely lightweight type crane for the maintenance of offshore wind turbines: the 'Foldable Offshore Crane'. This crane …
May 3, 2017 /  Curious
Siemens Wind Power presents first customized turbine transport vessel in Esbjerg

Siemens Wind Power presents first customized turbine transport vessel in Esbjerg

Milestone for new offshore wind power logistics concept Ro-Ro-vessel can carry multiple large direct drive nacelles per trip Sea transportation and Roll on-Roll off-loading (Ro-Ro) are both key in Siemens' new …
Dec 2, 2016 /  Vessels
Australia’s biggest blades have arrived at the port of Newcastle

Australia’s biggest blades have arrived at the port of Newcastle

Earlier this year, Blue Water was awarded the transport of 70 wind turbines for the White Rock Wind Farm in New South Wales, Australia.The first shipment of wind turbines left China and arrived at the Port of …
Nov 9, 2016 /  Vessels
Van Oord completes installation of Gemini Offshore Wind Park

Van Oord completes installation of Gemini Offshore Wind Park

Yesterday, Van Oord’s offshore installation vessel Aeolus installed the final wind turbine at the Gemini Offshore Wind Park, which means that the installation of all 150 wind turbines is now complete. This …
Aug 24, 2016 /  Vessels
MPI Adventure installs the first offshore wind turbine on Sandbank

MPI Adventure installs the first offshore wind turbine on Sandbank

MPI Offshore announces that its Wind Turbine Installation Vessel MPI Adventure installed the first of 72 SWT-4.0-130 offshore wind turbines on the Sandbank offshore wind farm. MPI Adventure is capable of …
Aug 1, 2016 /  Vessels
EMS Chartering: Wind turbines being lifted over the dike

EMS Chartering: Wind turbines being lifted over the dike

In the past week shipping and logistics company EMS Chartering launched a project that EMS Managing Director Ingo Hesse calls "a project for specialists". The company ships a total of seven wind turbines from …
Jul 28, 2016 /  Vessels
Boskalis secures contract award for in excess of EUR 100 million for Aberdeen Offshore Wind Farm project

Boskalis secures contract award for in excess of EUR 100 million for Aberdeen Offshore Wind Farm project

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded the Offshore Balance of Plant contract by Vattenfall for the construction of Aberdeen Offshore Wind Farm, also known as the European Offshore Wind Deployment …
Jul 25, 2016 /  Curious
Subsea 7 awarded wind farm contract offshore UK

Subsea 7 awarded wind farm contract offshore UK

Subsea 7 S.A. today announced the details of the major(1) contract award that was first announced on 20 May 2016 . The contract was awarded by Beatrice Offshore Windfarm Limited (BOWL)(2), for the engineering, …
May 23, 2016 /  Curious