Arkona offshore wind farm switched on

Arkona offshore wind farm switched on

Yesterday, the Arkona offshore wind farm has been officially opened by German Chancellor Angela Merkel. ‘Arkona is an iconic project for future generations - built today!’ The opening ceremony was held in …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Curious
Installation at sea of ARKONA Transformer Station: a new challenger taken up by STX FRANCE

Installation at sea of ARKONA Transformer Station: a new challenger taken up by STX FRANCE

18 days after its sail away from Saint-Nazaire and 1,500 NM sailed, the installation of ARKONA’s jacket and transformer station designed by STX France for E.ON, Statoil and 50Hz, has been completed successfully on …
Apr 12, 2018 /  Curious
Walk-to-work vessel VOS Stone commences operations at Arkona OWF

Walk-to-work vessel VOS Stone commences operations at Arkona OWF

Vroon announced on Monday that VOS Stone, one of Vroon’s newbuilding subsea-support walk-to-work units, commenced operations in the Baltic Sea on April 08. Caption: Offshore Support Vessel VOS Stone - Image …
Apr 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Jumbo completes project for the Arkona Offshore Wind farm (Video)

Jumbo completes project for the Arkona Offshore Wind farm (Video)

Earlier this year Jumbo completed their project for the Arkona offshore wind farm (E.ON and Statoil). The entire project involves the construction of a 385MW offshore wind farm in the German Baltic Sea. Van Oord …
Feb 26, 2018 /  Vessels
VOS Stone mobilised with Ampelmann A-400 gangway system

VOS Stone mobilised with Ampelmann A-400 gangway system

Vroon Offshore Services and Ampelmann announced earlier today that VOS Stone, latest addition to Vroon’s offshore-support fleet, will be mobilised with an Ampelmann A-400 gangway system to engage in walk-to-work …
Jan 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Safe transfer of Jumbo personnel via SMST gangway

Safe transfer of Jumbo personnel via SMST gangway

Recently SMST’s gangway was installed on board Jumbo’s DP2 Heavy Lift Crane Vessel (HLCV), Fairplayer. The gangway, the SMST Telescopic Access Bridge M Series, makes sure that the Jumbo personnel walks …
Dec 5, 2017 /  Curious
Van Oord’s heavy lift installation vessel Svanen completes its work on the Arkona offshore wind project

Van Oord’s heavy lift installation vessel Svanen completes its work on the Arkona offshore wind project

Van Oord’s heavy-lift installation vessel Svanen successfully completed the installation of 60 monopiles at the Arkona offshore wind project, making the first contours of the 385 MW wind farm in the German Baltic …
Nov 13, 2017 /  Vessels
VOS Stone chartered to VBMS for Arkona OWF

VOS Stone chartered to VBMS for Arkona OWF

Vroon announced earlier today that VOS Stone, a state-of-the-art subsea-support walk-to-work unit recently delivered to Vroon Offshore Services, has been awarded a contract by VBMS to support inter-array cabling …
Oct 10, 2017 /  Vessels
Vroon’s subsea-support walk-to-work vessel VOS Stone chartered to E.ON

Vroon’s subsea-support walk-to-work vessel VOS Stone chartered to E.ON

Vroon announced earlier today that E.ON AG has contracted VOS Stone for logistics support and offshore accommodation at the Arkona Offshore Windfarm in Germany. Caption: subsea-support walk-to-work vessel VOS …
Sep 12, 2017 /  Vessels
E.ON awards contract Arkona offshore wind project to Van Oord

E.ON awards contract Arkona offshore wind project to Van Oord

Energy supplier E.ON has awarded the contract for the transport and installation of foundations at the Arkona offshore wind project in the German Baltic Sea to Van Oord. Van Oord will install the project’s 60 …
Apr 26, 2016 /  Vessels