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
Van Oord heavy lift installation vessel Svanen takes on another Baltic project

Van Oord heavy lift installation vessel Svanen takes on another Baltic project

Van Oord has signed a contract with the Swedish energy company Vattenfall for the transport and installation of the foundations for Kriegers Flak wind farm. Van Oord will install the project’s 72 monopiles and …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Curious
Van Oord completes successful execution of offshore test of innovative new installation technology

Van Oord completes successful execution of offshore test of innovative new installation technology

The Carbon Trust and Fistuca, in conjunction with industry partners (E.ON, EDPR,  EnBW, Equinor, Ørsted, Shell, Sif, SSE, Van Oord, and Vattenfall) have announced the successful completion of the offshore …
Sep 4, 2018 /  Vessels
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
Van Oord’s top duo Aeolus and Svanen have successfully completed work on the Walney Extension offshore wind farm (Video)

Van Oord’s top duo Aeolus and Svanen have successfully completed work on the Walney Extension offshore wind farm (Video)

Van Oord has finished the Walney Extension offshore wind farm for DONG Energy to transport and install 87 foundations. Van Oord’s installation vessels Aeolus and Svanen completed the project in 4.5 months. Upon …
Aug 17, 2017 /  Curious
Van Oord completed Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind project for Dong Energy

Van Oord completed Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind project for Dong Energy

Van Oord’s heavy lift installation vessel Svanen successfully completed the last of the 32 foundations at Dong Energy’s Burbo Bank Extension project. With a total of 32 Vestas wind turbines of 8 MW each to be …
Jul 25, 2016 /  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