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Van Oord awarded contract for large-scale offshore wind project in Poland

Van Oord has been contracted for the construction of the Baltica 2 Offshore Wind Farm, developed by Ørsted and PGE. The wind farm is located 40 kilometres offshore in the Polish area of the Baltic Sea. Van Oord will transport and install 111 extended …
Feb 14, 2024 / Vessels

The UK Government has awarded funding to a consortium led by Morek Engineering to design a new class of low-carbon installation vessel for the floating offshore wind market

The UK Government has awarded funding to a consortium led by Morek Engineering to design a new class of low-carbon installation vessel for the floating offshore wind market. The consortium has won the funding through the UK Government’s Clean …
Jan 29, 2024 / Finance

Jan De Nul Signs Ørsted’s Hornsea 3 Export Cable Contract

Jan De Nul Group and Ørsted have signed the export cable contract for the Hornsea 3 offshore wind farm in the UK. Jan De Nul Group will be responsible for the seabed preparation, transport, installation and protection of 350 km of DC export cables …
Jan 26, 2024 / Curious

Fincantieri to build two additional hybrid ships for the offshore wind market

The Windward Offshore consortium has exercised options, which were contained in the contract signed with Vard in October 2023, for the design and construction of two hybrid Commissioning Service Operation Vessels (CSOVs). As part of the order, the …
Jan 23, 2024 / Curious

Diana Shipping Announces Expansion of Previously Announced Joint Venture for Offshore Wind Service Vessels

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and bareboat charter-in of dry bulk vessels, today announced that its previously announced joint venture (Windward Offshore) with Blue Star Group GmbH & Cie. …
Jan 23, 2024 / Curious

Esvagt to Build New SOV to Service Dutch Offshore Wind Farm

ESVAGT has secured the contract to service Vestas at Ecowende’s Hollandse Kust West offshore wind farm in the Netherlands and has initiated the process of designing and building the new SOV. The newbuild will be the 6thpurpose-built SOV for Vestas; …
Jan 18, 2024 / Curious

Chinese Shipyard Launches Cadeler’s Newbuild Offshore Wind Vessel

Cosco Shipyard in China has launched Cadeler’s newbuild vessel Wind Peak, designed to be able to transport and install up to seven complete 15 MW offshore wind turbine sets per load. The launching of Wind Peak is a critical milestone that marks the …
Jan 4, 2024 / Vessels

Ecowende contracts Van Oord to build most ecological wind farm yet

Following the announcement about their collaboration, Ecowende confirmed that Van Oord has been contracted for the construction of the offshore wind farm Hollandse Kust (west) lot VI. Ecowende, a joint venture of Shell and Eneco, is determined to …
Dec 22, 2023 / Curious

Van Oord completes foundation and cable installation at Baltic Eagle offshore wind farm

Van Oord has successfully completed the installation of all 50 foundations and inter-array cables for Iberdrola’s Baltic Eagle offshore wind farm. Earlier this year, heavy-lift installation vessel Svanen installed the monopiles. The wind turbine …
Dec 20, 2023 / Vessels

Jan De Nul Kicks Off Ørsted’s Borkum Riffgrund 3 Offshore Wind Farm Construction

Ørsted and Jan De Nul Group announce the installation of the first foundation for the Borkum Riffgrund 3 offshore wind farm (913 MW) off the German Coast. Borkum Riffgrund 3 will be the largest wind farm in German waters to date. Jan De Nul Group’s …
Dec 14, 2023 / Curious