Substation milestone for Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm

Substation milestone for Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm

Van Oord has completed the installation of the offshore substation at the 269 MW Northland Power’s Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm in Germany`s Exclusive Economic Zone. The supersize substation with a …
Apr 5, 2019 /  Curious
TenneT signs contract with Jan De Nul Group for repairs of TenneT’s offshore high-voltage cables in the German Bight

TenneT signs contract with Jan De Nul Group for repairs of TenneT’s offshore high-voltage cables in the German Bight

TenneT has awarded a framework agreement to Jan De Nul Group for repairs of TenneT’s offshore high-voltage cables in the German Bight. TenneT’s mission is to ensure a reliable and uninterrupted supply of …
Mar 26, 2019 /  Vessels
Windpark Fryslân awards contract to Van Oord and Siemens Gamesa

Windpark Fryslân awards contract to Van Oord and Siemens Gamesa

Windpark Fryslân awarded a conditional contract to build the large-scale nearshore wind farm in the Frisian part of the IJsselmeer in the Netherlands to Zuiderzeewind, a consortium consisting of Van Oord and …
Mar 25, 2019 /  Curious
New record for Van Oord

New record for Van Oord

This week, the first electricity has been generated by the Belgian offshore wind farm Norther. Only 7 months ago, Van Oord started with the installation of the first foundation and already the first power is delivered to …
Mar 1, 2019 /  Curious
Boskalis signs sizable subsea cable integrity contract

Boskalis signs sizable subsea cable integrity contract

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) announces that it has signed a sizable contract for the replacement and repair of a part of the inter-array cables at an offshore wind farm. The contract carries a value of …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Curious
MHI Vestas and ESVAGT enter into another SOV contract

MHI Vestas and ESVAGT enter into another SOV contract

Another ESVAGT Service Operation Vessel (SOV) for offshore wind farms is on its way to MHI Vestas. The vessel will service the offshore wind farm, the Moray East, in the UK from 2021. The partnership between MHI Vestas …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Vessels
SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm selects DEME for foundations, turbines, offshore substations and inter-array- and export cables

SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm selects DEME for foundations, turbines, offshore substations and inter-array- and export cables

DEME’s subsidiaries Dredging International, GeoSea and Tideway have secured major contract awards for the 487 MW SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm in Belgium. The project reached financial close on December 3, …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Curious
Boskalis wins EUR 250 million export cable installation contract for Ostwind 2 grid connections

Boskalis wins EUR 250 million export cable installation contract for Ostwind 2 grid connections

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded a sizable export cable installation contract for the Ostwind 2 offshore grid connection. The contract was awarded by 50Hertz and carries a value for Boskalis …
Nov 26, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

SceneScan Monopole is the first laser sensor developed for offshore wind farm applications where the need for installing fixed reflective targets is eliminated. This ground-breaking technology is designed to increase …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Curious
Ørsted contracts Van Oord for cable installation Borssele I & II

Ørsted contracts Van Oord for cable installation Borssele I & II

Van Oord has been awarded the contract for cable installation works at the Borssele I & II offshore wind farm. The wind farm has a capacity of 752 MW and will be located 23 km off the coast of Zeeland, the …
Oct 17, 2018 /  Curious