The decision to do so is the consequence of a new business strategy that has Sund & Bælt increasing the focus on its core business of infrastructure and payment management. The wind turbines, manufactured by Vestas, are being sold through an open tender to ensure a broad range of interested Danish and foreign buyers and […]
Today, the 54th and final turbine was successfully installed at the Nordsee Oneconstruction site. The 332 MW offshore wind farm is anticipated to begin commercial operations by the end of 2017. “We successfully completed turbine installation within seven months,” noted Tim Kittelhake, Managing Director (COO) of Nordsee One GmbH. “With this process now complete, we are now […]
After years of preparation, construction of the the Arkona offshore wind farm has begun on the high seas. In honour of this occasion, the developers, E.ON and Statoil, invited guests to a ceremony in the wind park’s service building at Mukran Port in Sassnitz. The speakers highlighted the importance of offshore technology for energy generation […]
Hornsea Project One will be the biggest windfarm in the world, capable of supplying clean electricity to well over one million homes. It will be built 120km off the coast of Yorkshire, UK, and helicopters will be used to transport workers and equipment both during the construction and operational phases. CHC with its European head […]
Technology advances enable Triton Knoll to remove Intermediate Electrical Compound from final design.
The team behind the Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm have confirmed that they have been able to remove the Intermediate Electrical Compound (IEC) from their final design. The IEC, which was originally planned to be built near Orby in Lincolnshire, would have had a footprint of around 1.8 hectares and was considered necessary to manage […]
Global Wind Service (GWS) technicians completed installation of the final MHI Vestas V112-3.45MW wind turbine at Rampion Offshore Wind Farm. During the seven month construction period, over 60 GWS technicians have worked on site. Most of whom can now change out of their work clothes, while a smaller team of technicians will stay on site […]
Blrt grupp manufactured wind turbine anchors for offshore wind farm under construction near the coasts of the UK.
Marketex Offshore Constructions company, an affiliated company of BLRT Grupp, successfully completed production and delivery of 21 anchors for the wind turbine foundations commissioned by the Belgian Smulders Projects company, to be installed in Scotland in the Aberdeen Bay wind farm with capacity of 92.4 MW. International tender for manufacture and delivery of anchors was held in […]
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will deliver its D8 platform for Yeu-Noirmoutier and Dieppe-Le Tréport projects in France.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, through its fully owned subsidiary Adwen France SAS, plans to deliver its 8 MW offshore wind turbine, the D8, in two projects off the French coast, namely Dieppe-Le Tréport and Yeu-Noirmoutier, for a total of almost 1 GW. The direct drive wind turbine will replace Adwen’s AD8 model following Siemens Gamesa’s […]
Siemens Gamesa reinforces its presence in China with a new order for 300 MW, one of its largest ever in this market.
Siemens Gamesa reinforces its presence in China with a new order for 300 MW, one of its largest ever in this market https://t.co/mcLmt15vBg pic.twitter.com/TVFatnhnmu — Siemens Gamesa (@SiemensGamesa) September 18, 2017 Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has secured an agreement for the supply of 300 MW in China, one of its largest ever in this […]
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind should provide up to 90 of its 9.5 MW turbines to generate power for the wind farm of the British east coast. It is planned to install the turbines on monopile foundations manufactured by a joint venture of Sif Netherlands B.V. and Smulders Projects Belgium N.V. The news comes just one […]