Tagged * Offshore Wind™

Siemens Gamesa and Ørsted Firm Up Changhua Order

By Adnan Durakovic Siemens Gamesa has received the firm order from Ørsted for their 900MW Greater Changhua 1 & 2a offshore wind power project in Taiwan. The project includes the Asia-Pacific variant of the SG… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full…

Global Marine Group Takes Delivery of New Osbit Plough

By Nadja Skopljak Osbit Limited has delivered a new multi-function pre-lay and backfill subsea plough to Global Marine Group, which will be used at the Kriegers Flak offshore wind farm in Denmark. The PLP240 plough,… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full…

First Giant Haliade-X 12MW Blade Rolls Out

By Nadja Skopljak LM Wind Power has rolled out the first blade for GE’s Haliade-X 12MW offshore wind turbine at its factory in Cherbourg, France. According to the company, the 107m long blade, the world’s largest, has… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]…

SSE Seeks Survey Permits Offshore Ireland

By Nadja Skopljak SSE Renewables has applied for Foreshore Licences to carry our surveys at two offshore wind sites in Ireland that could accommodate approximately 1.6GW of capacity. The applications to the Irish… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here…

Haliade-X 12 MW Tower Parts Arrive in Rotterdam

By Adnan Durakovic The four tower sections that will be part of GE’s Haliade-X 12 MW wind turbine prototype have arrived in Rotterdam. The four segments left GRI’s site in Seville, Spain, earlier this month. After… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read…

Vineyard Wind Finds Permanent Home in Boston

By Nadja Skopljak Vineyard Wind, the developer of an 800MW offshore wind project in Massachusetts, U.S., has opened a permanent office in Boston. According to Vineyard Wind, the new workplace will accommodate the… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here…

New York Probes Interest in Homeport Pier Offshore Wind Hub

By Nadja Skopljak The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) is inviting expressions of interest from parties interested in using the Homeport Pier for offshore wind activities. The request for… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here For more…

Ørsted and Vattenfall Being Neighbourly Offshore Denmark

By Adnan Durakovic A new eight-kilometer cable link between Horns Rev 2 and Horns Rev 3 wind farms in the Danish North Sea has recently been used for the first time while one of the export cables was undergoing… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and…

Jan De Nul Continues Taiwan Offshore Wind Streak

By Nadja Skopljak Jan De Nul has secured the engineering, procurement, construction and installation contract (EPCI) for foundations and subsea cables at the Formosa 2 offshore wind project in Taiwan. Jan De Nul Group… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article…

Dutch Extend Offshore Wind Tender Decision Deadline

By Adnan Durakovic The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl) has extended the decision period on the zero-subsidy Hollandse Kust (zuid) III and IV tendering round by up to 13 weeks as the agency ”needs more time to… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read…

DHI, LICengineering Design Scour Protection for Danish OW Trio

By Nadja Skopljak DHI and LICengineering have designed the scour protection systems for three Vattenfall’s Danish offshore wind farms, which is expected to save 30% in installation costs. The companies provided the… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here For…

Rotech Wraps Up IRM at North Sea Wind Farm

By Nadja Skopljak Rotech Subsea Ltd. has completed a three-phase inspection, repair, and maintenance (IRM) scope at an offshore wind farm in the North Sea. Rotech mobilized its TRS1 Controlled Flow Excavation (CFE)… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here…

Saint-Nazaire Offshore Wind Project Launch Set for Friday

By Adnan Durakovic France’s minister for ecological transition, François de Rugy, will launch the 480MW Saint-Nazaire offshore wind project in Saint-Nazaire on Friday, 14 June. Minister de Rugy will launch the project… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here For…

CS Wind Orders Tower Production Lines for Taiwan Facility

By Nadja Skopljak CS Wind has ordered three offshore wind tower production lines from the Denmark-based Blaaholm for its first manufacturing facility in Taiwan. According to CS Wind, the production lines will provide… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here…

Carbon Trust Competition Targets Greener CTV Fleet

By Adnan Durakovic The Carbon Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA) has launched a competition to accelerate the development of technologies with the potential to reduce vessel emissions and fuel consumption. The OWA… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here For…

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