The Port of Tyne is increasing their offer to potential offshore wind manufacturers

The Port of Tyne is increasing their offer to potential offshore wind manufacturers

Offshore wind could provide 30% of Britain's electricity generation by 2030, and the Port of Tyne is perfectly placed to support this growing renewable sector. Caption: Offshore construction vessel at the Port of …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious
DEME Offshore awarded major Hornsea Two contract for foundation and turbine installation

DEME Offshore awarded major Hornsea Two contract for foundation and turbine installation

DEME Offshore has been awarded a major contract for the transport and installation of 165 foundations at Ørsted’s Hornsea Two offshore wind farm in the UK. Additionally, DEME Offshore secured the contract …
May 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Heerema Awarded Hollandse Kust Zuid Alpha Project

Heerema Awarded Hollandse Kust Zuid Alpha Project

Heerema Marine Contractors has been awarded the Petrofac contract for TenneT's Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) Alpha project, one of the largest offshore wind farm zones being developed in the North Sea in front of the Dutch …
May 15, 2019 /  Curious
Keppel secures contract for two offshore wind farm substations from Ørsted

Keppel secures contract for two offshore wind farm substations from Ørsted

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd's (Keppel O&M) wholly-owned subsidiary Keppel FELS Ltd (Keppel FELS) has secured a contract from Ørsted, a Danish renewable energy company, for two offshore wind farm …
May 13, 2019 /  Curious
Walk-to-Work Vessel Acta Centaurus Off to Work After Delivery From Ulstein Verft

Walk-to-Work Vessel Acta Centaurus Off to Work After Delivery From Ulstein Verft

Acta Marine’s newbuild, the Walk to Work vessel Acta Centaurus has been delivered from Ulstein Verft and is about to set sail for her first offshore wind assignment. High quality and delivery precision were crucial …
May 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Boskalis Awarded Hornsea 2 Offshore Export Cable Installation Contract

Boskalis Awarded Hornsea 2 Offshore Export Cable Installation Contract

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded the offshore export cable installation contract for the Hornsea 2 offshore wind farm. The contract with a value greater than EUR 100 million was awarded by …
Apr 30, 2019 /  Curious
Van Oord completed the installation of Belgium’s largest offshore wind farm

Van Oord completed the installation of Belgium’s largest offshore wind farm

Friday (Apr26), Van Oord successfully installed the last of the in total 44 wind turbines of the Norther offshore wind farm. Achieving this milestone and already delivering renewable energy makes an important …
Apr 30, 2019 /  Curious
Seaway 7 selected as partner to develop Hollandse Kust Zuid Offshore Wind Farm

Seaway 7 selected as partner to develop Hollandse Kust Zuid Offshore Wind Farm

Subsea 7 today announced Seaway 7 has been selected by Vattenfall as one of its partners for the Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) 1 & 2 offshore wind farm project. Seaway 7’s envisaged scope of work includes the …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Curious
Jan De Nul Group's newest jack up vessel 'Voltaire' will be equipped with Huisman Leg Encircling Crane

Jan De Nul Group's newest jack up vessel 'Voltaire' will be equipped with Huisman Leg Encircling Crane

Huisman has been awarded a contract for the design, engineering, construction and delivery of the main crane on Jan De Nul’s newest offshore wind turbine installation vessel ‘Voltaire’. The crane …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Vessels
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