OuYang 1 jacking trial completed

OuYang 1 jacking trial completed

Marine and engineering consultancy Aqualis Offshore has successfully completed the jacking trial of wind turbine installation vessel OuYang 1. Aqualis Offshore was engaged by Ouyang Offshore Co. Ltd.  to …
Dec 30, 2018 /  Curious
Huisman to deliver cutting-edge monopile gripper for Jan De Nul Group

Huisman to deliver cutting-edge monopile gripper for Jan De Nul Group

Last week, Huisman, the worldwide provider of step changing technical solutions, was awarded a contract by Jan De Nul Group for the delivery of the most advanced monopile gripper to date. The monopile gripper, which has …
Oct 15, 2018 /  Curious
Aqualis Offshore announces wind turbine installation vessel launching & construction supervision contract

Aqualis Offshore announces wind turbine installation vessel launching & construction supervision contract

Ouyang Offshore Co., Ltd. today launched its new-build wind turbine installation vessel, OuYang 1, at Dayang Offshore Equipment Co., Ltd.’s yard in Jiangsu, China. Further, the Chinese shipowner has awarded …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Refit for Jack-up MPI Enterprise at Damen Verolme Rotterdam

Refit for Jack-up MPI Enterprise at Damen Verolme Rotterdam

Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) has completed a refit project on the MPI Enterprise, a 120-metre, self-elevating, DP2, wind turbine installation vessel owned and operated by MPI Offshore, part of the Vroon Group. The works …
May 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Wind turbine installation vessel MPI Enterprise fitted with spudcans

Wind turbine installation vessel MPI Enterprise fitted with spudcans

Vroon has announced that the Company’s wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) MPI Enterprise has recently been upgraded with spudcans. Caption: MPI Enterprise - Image courtesy of Vroon   The spudcans, …
Apr 19, 2018 /  Vessels
MPI Discovery starts installation of wind turbines at Rampion Offshore Wind Farm, England

MPI Discovery starts installation of wind turbines at Rampion Offshore Wind Farm, England

MPI announced earlier today that wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) MPI Discovery has commenced installation of the MHI Vestas V112-3.45 offshore wind turbines at the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm off the south …
Mar 13, 2017 /  Vessels
 Chinese shipbuilder XSI secures 1st wind turbine installation vessel order

Chinese shipbuilder XSI secures 1st wind turbine installation vessel order

China’s Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry (XSI) has signed an agreement for the building of a wind turbine installation vessel with the local investment company Xiamen Fuchuan Investment. Image: …
Aug 17, 2015 /  Vessels