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Installation, Transport & Logistics

Start of Construction for SSCV OOS Walcheren

25 May 2018

The construction of OOS Walcheren (Hull number CMHI 163-2) started in China Merchants Heavy Industry (Jiangsu) on the 24th May 2018. MORE ❯

Project Development & Execution

TGC-1 and Leningrad Oblast sign a cooperation agreement on the wind farm construction project

25 May 2018

Today, the General Director of TGC-1 Alexey Barvinok and the Governor of Leningrad Oblast Aleksandr Drozdenko have signed a cooperation agreement on implementation of the wind farm construction project. MORE ❯

Load-out of the EnBW Hohe See jacket

25 May 2018

On Monday 21 May, the load-out of the Hohe See jacket took place at our yard in Vlissingen. Next week, the jacket will be shipped to its final destination in the German North Sea.
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Project Development & Execution

Key milestone achieved at Tullymurdoch wind farm

25 May 2018

A key milestone was achieved at a seven-turbine wind farm in Scotland as construction enters the final phase. MORE ❯

Global Wind Summit: World’s Biggest Wind Industry Gathering

25 May 2018

The WindEnergy Hamburg expo will bring 1400 exhibitors from over 100 countries, while the WindEurope Conference will host more than 500 expert speakers and presenters MORE ❯

E.ON approaches completion of multimillion dollar road upgrades and repairs in Macon County

24 May 2018

Roads being upgraded as part of E.ON's commitment to communities in Austin, Maroa, Illini, and Hickory Point Townships MORE ❯

Installation, Transport & LogisticsMORE ❯
The construction of OOS Walcheren (Hull number CMHI 163-2) started in China Merchants Heavy Industry (Jiangsu) on the 24th May 2018. MORE ❯
Project Development & ExecutionMORE ❯
Today, the General Director of TGC-1 Alexey Barvinok and the Governor of Leningrad Oblast Aleksandr Drozdenko have signed a cooperation agreement on implementation of the wind farm construction project. MORE ❯
On Monday 21 May, the load-out of the Hohe See jacket took place at our yard in Vlissingen. Next week, the jacket will be shipped to its final destination in the German North Sea.
MORE ❯
Project Development & ExecutionMORE ❯
A key milestone was achieved at a seven-turbine wind farm in Scotland as construction enters the final phase. MORE ❯
The WindEnergy Hamburg expo will bring 1400 exhibitors from over 100 countries, while the WindEurope Conference will host more than 500 expert speakers and presenters MORE ❯
Roads being upgraded as part of E.ON's commitment to communities in Austin, Maroa, Illini, and Hickory Point Townships MORE ❯

Business & Finance

24 May | Polenergia finalized agreement with Equinor

Polenergia S.A. (‘Polenergia’), the largest Polish private and vertically integrated energy group, signed an agreement with Equinor (former Statoil) enabling the joint implementation of offshore wind farm projects in the Baltic Sea with the planned capacity of 1,200 MW.

Business & Finance

24 May | PGE Group announces tender offer for 100% of Polenergia shares

  • PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna is interested in purchasing all of the shares of WSE-listed energy group Polenergia.
  • The acquisition of this vertically integrated enterprise is aligned with PGE Group’s business strategy as it presents an opportunity for development and growth in all of its operating segments.
  • Polenergia generates electricity, including from renewable energy sources, produces heat in an ecological cogeneration process based on gas fuel as well as distributes and trades electricity.
  • The acquisition of Polenergia’s assets would lead to a reduction in PGE Group’s average emissions, mainly due to expansion of its wind capacity portfolio.
  • Polenergia’s on-going development projects complement the activities already being undertaken by PGE Group. These include electromobility, energy storage and photovoltaics.

Business & Finance

24 May | Pattern Energy Enters Agreement to Sell Operations in Chile

Enters agreement for sale of 81 MW in El Arrayán Wind project to Arroyo Energy Investors

Project Development & Execution

24 May | Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse officially opens Natural Power’s new ControlCentre and Brockloch Rig Wind Farm

Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse today (Thursday 24th May) visited Natural Power’s global headquarters, ‘The Green House’ in Dumfries and Galloway, to mark the official launch of the new over £540,000 ControlCentre, and to mark the opening of Fred Olsen Renewables’ Brockloch Rig Wind Farm, which is t

24 May | Large onshore order from Norway: Siemens Gamesa to supply 70 wind turbines to three projects

  • 25-year turbine lifetime
  • Full service agreement over entire lifetime with cutting edge remote diagnostics included
  • Minimized environmental impact during installation and operation

 

24 May | Aberdeen group has its eyes on offshore wind farms

Aberdeen based engineering firm, Nucore Group, is successfully broadening its focus within the energy industry – most notably in offshore wind - as it confirms a number of successful projects and contract awards within the sector.

Transmission

24 May | North Sea Wind Power Hub vision presented at Clean Energy Ministerial

In order to achieve the Paris agreement's climate and energy goals efficiently and with limited costs, both international cooperation and innovation are necessary. This was the key message from the North Sea Wind Power Hub Consortium as the consortium today, 24 May 2018, was given the opportunity to present its vision at the Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM).

24 May | CIP project wins first large scale offshore wind tender in the US

On May 23, 2018 it was announced that Vineyard Wind’s proposed 800 megawatt (MW) offshore wind farm located 15 miles south of Martha’s Vineyard will advance as the winner of the Massachusetts tender for offshore wind energy projects.

Order

24 May | Senvion S.A.: Senvion's contracted capacity exceeds 120 MW in Argentina

  • Senvion's contracted capacity exceeds 120 MW in Argentina
  • 24 MW project
  • Kosten highlights rapid growth in South America

Technology

23 May | Texo DSI become partner of HOME Offshore

Texo Drone Survey and Inspection Limited has announced that it has become an industrial partner of HOME Offshore (Holistic Operation and Maintenance for Energy from Offshore Wind Farms).

23 May | Haizea Wind inaugurates at the Port of Bilbao one of the largest wind tower and offshore foundation manufacturing plant in Europe

  • Plant construction and specialized machinery installation has required an investment of 60 million euros.
  • It will have a manufacturing capacity of approximately 300 sections of offshore towers per year of 50 m long and up to 8.6 m in diameter, and 100,000 tons of offshore foundations up to 10.5 m in diameter, which due to their dimensions require the factory to be located in port.
  • Its activity will generate between 250 and 300 new direct jobs.
  • The company was created with the aim of becoming the next global supplier to the wind energy sector, allowing progress to be made in the creation of a thriving Basque wind energy industry, and in parallel, the Port of Bilbao consolidates its position as a port specialized in heavy load projects.

Technology

23 May | SeaTwirl targets niche markets in cooperation with specialist companies

SeaTwirl has signed a Letter of Intent with specialist companies within offshore and solar power with the aim of together offer select niche markets with electricity from floating wind and solar power. For SeaTwirl, this is an exciting opportunity for a quicker path to revenues.