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Borssele Beta topside installed

The topside of the Borssele Beta offshore station was successfully installed on the jacket foundation yesterday in the wind zone Borssele III & IV. The 3,650 t topside left the fabrication site of HSM Offshore in Schiedam on 30 March. The installation was performed by Seaway Heavy Lifting, using the heavy lift vessel Seaway Strashnov.…

Topside for OHVS Borssele Beta ready for transport

The topside for the offshore platform Borssele Beta is ready for transport at the HSM Offshore yard in Schiedam. TenneT reported that the platform will be leaving the yard on Sunday, 22 March 2020. The 700 MW Offshore High Voltage Substation will collect the power from the 77 MHI Vestas, type V164, 9.5 megawatt wind…

KenzFigee wins order for Scottish offshore wind farm

KenzFigee will deliver two 3-tons electric hydraulic Ram Luffing offshore cranes for the offshore topside platforms in the Scottish Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm. The marine & offshore crane specialist was awarded the contract by HSM Offshore, in close cooperation with Iv-Offshore & Energy, who are responsible for the design and construction of the…

HSM Offshore and IV-One to provide offshore topside platform Scottish wind farm

GE Renewable Energy’s Grid Sollutions department is collaborating with HSM Offshore and IV-One on the offshore topside platform for the 450 MW Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind farm off the Fife coast in Scotland. GE has been awarded a contract for the design, supply, construction and commissioning of onshore and offshore wind substations for the Scottish…

HSM Offshore: Building the heart of an offshore wind farm

In 2002, HSM Offshore built the offshore substation for the first offshore wind farm, the Danish Horns Rev 1. Almost 17 years and several wind farm generations later, the Dutch manufacturing company is still building offshore platforms for the wind energy industry. The latest being the Borssele Alpha and Beta platforms. You won the contracts…

Jacket Borssele Beta installation in progress

On May 14, Boskalis, by order of TenneT, started with the installation of the jacket for the Borssele Beta Offshore High Voltage Substation.  The jacket was built by HSM Offshore in Schiedam. The jacket weighs 2,900 metric tonnes and is 55 metre heigh. The jacket will be fixed to the seabed by 6 piles. HSM…

Borssele Alpha topside leaves HSM Offshore yard

Today, May 10, the topside for the Borssele Alpha offshore substation left the yard of HSM Offshore in Schiedam. It is now on its way to the Borssele 1 & 2 wind farm site where it will be placed on the jacket foundation that was already installed last summer. The load out of the topside…

Thialf installs offshore substation Borkum Riffgrund 2

On June 25, 2018, Heerema Marine Contractors installed the topside for the offshore substation (OSS) in the German offshore wind farm Borkum Riffgrund 2, using the SSCV Thialf, the world’s largest crane vessel. Borkum Riffgrund 2 is a project developed by Ørsted and is located about 34 kilometers off the island of Borkum. Heerema was contracted…