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Transportation Partners and Logistics Expands Capabilities with Two Crane Purchases

18 June 2018

Transportation Partners and Logistics, LLC (TP&L) announced today that it has acquired two new cranes to further its reach in transporting of oversized and overweight cargo across the supply chain, including wind power and oil and gas projects throughout North America. These new purchases include a Liebherr LR 1300 SX crawler crane for its largest distribution center located in Garden City, Kansas and a Terex HC 285 crawler crane in its Enid, Oklahoma location, which was purchased through Wyoming Machinery Company. These acquisitions come as a result of the company’s visibility into future projects, such as wind turbines, where components are growing in size and will be to up to 62 meters in length as early as next year.

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Installation, Transport & Logistics

GustoMSC and Barge Master team up for US offshore wind feeder solution

18 June 2018

In order to service the emerging US offshore wind markets, GustoMSC and Barge Master join forces in the development of a motion-compensated feeder solution. This solution offers a flexible and cost-effective alternative for installing the first wave of US projects. Combining the strengths of both companies creates a strong and advanced technical organization with commercial representative offices in the United States, through which prospective clients will be served. MORE ❯

SeaRoc Group Delivers Trio of Consultancy Projects in South East Asia

18 June 2018

SeaRoc Group continues to support the expansion of offshore wind in South East Asia with the delivery of three separate consultancy projects across the region.

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Business & Finance

French Connection Enhances Loc Renewables’ Wind Farm Design Offering

18 June 2018

LOC acquires 70% of INNOSEA, the French marine energy engineering spin-off from Centrale Nantes, as key element of its strategy to broaden engineering services in the offshore renewable energy markets MORE ❯

Installation, Transport & Logistics

New 66 KV submarine cable links for Borssele III & IV Offshore Wind Farms in the North Sea

18 June 2018

Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a contract by Van Oord Offshore Wind B.V. for the development of a submarine inter–array cables system for Borssele III & IV offshore wind farms.

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Health, Safety & Environment

Inch Cape completes 3-year wind measurements with Lidar

18 June 2018

Lighthouse Lidar Lights Up Offshore Wind Farm Plans With Zero Downtime

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Transportation Partners and Logistics, LLC (TP&L) announced today that it has acquired two new cranes to further its reach in transporting of oversized and overweight cargo across the supply chain, including wind power and oil and gas projects throughout North America. These new purchases include a Liebherr LR 1300 SX crawler crane for its largest distribution center located in Garden City, Kansas and a Terex HC 285 crawler crane in its Enid, Oklahoma location, which was purchased through Wyoming Machinery Company. These acquisitions come as a result of the company’s visibility into future projects, such as wind turbines, where components are growing in size and will be to up to 62 meters in length as early as next year.

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In order to service the emerging US offshore wind markets, GustoMSC and Barge Master join forces in the development of a motion-compensated feeder solution. This solution offers a flexible and cost-effective alternative for installing the first wave of US projects. Combining the strengths of both companies creates a strong and advanced technical organization with commercial representative offices in the United States, through which prospective clients will be served. MORE ❯

SeaRoc Group continues to support the expansion of offshore wind in South East Asia with the delivery of three separate consultancy projects across the region.

MORE ❯
Business & FinanceMORE ❯
LOC acquires 70% of INNOSEA, the French marine energy engineering spin-off from Centrale Nantes, as key element of its strategy to broaden engineering services in the offshore renewable energy markets MORE ❯
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Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a contract by Van Oord Offshore Wind B.V. for the development of a submarine inter–array cables system for Borssele III & IV offshore wind farms.

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Lighthouse Lidar Lights Up Offshore Wind Farm Plans With Zero Downtime

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Policy & Markets

18 Jun | New report shows UK’s wind and marine energy companies exporting to 44 countries

RenewableUK has published a report which demonstrates the global success of UK-based companies working in the onshore and offshore wind, wave and tidal energy industries.

Technology

18 Jun | Wind turbine ice detection

Minimize power production loss and increase safety

Business & Finance

18 Jun | TRIG Acquires Solwaybank Wind Farm From RES

The world's leading independent renewable energy company RES has announced today the acquisition of its 30MW Solwaybank Wind Farm in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland by The Renewables Infrastructure Group (TRIG).

Business & Finance

18 Jun | New dates for Mexico WindPower 2019 

  • The eighth edition of Mexico WindPower 2019 will take place 20-21 March 2019 in Centro Citibanamex, Mexico City
  • This is a strategic change requested by industry players

Order

18 Jun | Nordex Group receives three contract awards in Spain

Utility orders 31 turbines with a total capacity of 95 MW

Business & Finance

17 Jun | Northleaf Capital Partners opens office in Melbourne, Australia, and completes acquisition of stake in Lal Lal Wind Farms

Northleaf Capital Partners (Northleaf) is pleased to announce the opening of an office in Melbourne, Australia as the firm continues to expand its US$10 billion global private markets investment management platform. The announcement coincides with Northleaf reaching financial close on its third Australian infrastructure investment – a 40% equity interest in Lal Lal Wind Farms, two wind generation projects located near Ballarat, Victoria.

Business & Finance

16 Jun | AT&T Expands its Renewable Energy Program with NextEra Energy ResourcesAT&T Expands its Renewable Energy Program with NextEra Energy Resources

To celebrate today’s Global Wind Day, AT&T* is expanding its renewable energy program with NextEra Energy Resources. Together, AT&T and subsidiaries of NextEra Energy Resources will help to deliver clean energy, create jobs, boost the local economy and support a low-carbon economy.

Order

15 Jun | Vestas secures 442 MW order from Xcel Energy Inc.

With reference to Vestas Wind Systems A/S’ company announcement No. 24/2018 of 15 June 2018, Vestas has received an order for 442 MW of V116-2.0 MW and V110-2.0 MW turbines from Xcel Energy Inc., a national leader in wind energy.

Policy & Markets

15 Jun | Governor Cuomo Announces New York Will Lead Nationwide Consortium to Advance Offshore Wind Research and Development

  • National Consortium Will Create a Public-Private Partnership of Industry Leaders to Advance Offshore Wind Technology, Drive Wind Innovation and Combat Climate Change
  • Offshore Wind Supports Governor Cuomo's Mandate for 50 Percent of State's Electricity to Come from Renewable Resources by 2030

Policy & Markets

15 Jun | Department of Energy Announces $18.5 Million for Offshore Wind Research

Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the selection of the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) to administer an $18.5 million offshore wind research and development (R&D) consortium. The consortium is a cooperative innovation hub that will bring together industry, academia, government and other stakeholders to advance offshore wind plant technologies, develop innovative methods for wind resource and site characterization, and develop advanced technology solutions for installation, operation, maintenance, and supply chain. The overall goal of the consortium created by DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is aimed at reducing the cost of offshore wind in the U.S.

Business & Finance

15 Jun | Royal IHC and IHC IQIP sign memorandum of agreement with SOIC

On Friday 1 June 2018, Royal IHC and IHC IQIP both signed a memorandum of agreement with Ship and Ocean Industries R&D Centre (SOIC) in Taiwan. The aim of the agreement is to cooperate in the design and construction of equipment and vessels for the offshore wind industry in the region.

Operation & Maintenance

15 Jun | Norsea Wind signs contract with Nordic Unmanned (NU)

NorSea Wind has signed a 5-year agreement with Nordic Unmanned (NU) who will provide drone services related to the inspection of platform structures as well as 3D modeling on nine of HVDC platforms.