Tag Archive for Fryslân Wind Farm

Monopile installation in full swing in Fryslân Wind Farm

This week work has started on the installation of in total 89 monopiles in the Fryslân Wind Farm in the Frisian part of the IJsselmeer lake. In the coming months, the Zuiderzeewind contractor consortium will drive approximately 2 piles per day into the seabed of the IJsselmeer, weather permitting. The consortium of Siemens Gamesa Renewable…

Start installation transformers in Fryslân Wind Farm substation

Today, two transformers are being installed in the substation for Fryslân Wind Farm in Breezanddijk. The station will collect the power generated by the future 89 wind turbines in the wind farm and convert it from medium voltage to high voltage. The wind farm is planned to become operational in 2021. Siemens Gas and Power…

Fryslân Wind Farm and partners support honey highway initiative

The initiators of Fryslân Wind Farm, its main contractor consortium Zuiderzeewind (Siemens Gamesa, Van Oord), Visser & Smit Hanab, TenneT and Rijkswaterstaat Noord Nederland (Department of Waterways and Public Works) are supporting an initiative to create a Honey Highway along the A7 highway. The Honey Highway is an initiative by Deborah Post from Schipluiden to create a…

Tekmar to provide cable protection system for Fryslân Wind Farm

Van Oord, main contractor for the 382 MW nearshore wind farm Fryslân, has selected UK based subsea services provider Tekmar Energy Limited to provide cable protection systems for the wind farm’s infield array cables. The contract includes 167 cable protection systems, including full protection from topside hang-offs through to burial into the seabed. Tekmar Energy will…

EEW SPC to deliver monopiles for Fryslân Wind Farm

Steel manufacturer EEW SPC will produce the 89 monopiles for the 382.7 Fryslân Wind Farm which will rise south of the Afsluitdijk near Breezanddijk. The German producer was contracted by Van Oord Offshore Wind BV. Van Oord is partner, together with Siemens Gamesa, in the Zuiderzeewind consortium, the main contractor for the wind farm. EEW SPC…

Eneco signs largest PPA with Dutch wind farm

On Wednesday, 17 July, Eneco signed a Power Purchase Contract (PPA) with Windpark Fryslân bv. During 15 years, Eneco will purchase the electricity produced by the 382,7 MW nearshore Fryslân Wind Farm. With an annual production of 1,500 GWh, it is the largest PPA that the Dutch energy company has signed with a wind farm…