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Sif and Smulders win Dogger Bank A & B foundation contract

A consortium of steel manufacturers Sif Netherlands B.V. and Smulders Projects Belgium N.V. will produce and supply all monopiles and transition pieces (TPs) for the Dogger Bank A & B offshore wind project off the North East coast of England. Foundation installation is planned to start in the summer of 2022. The Dogger Bank offshore…

KENC launches 2 new automatic boat landing systems

Dutch offshore equipment engineering and fabrication company KENC Engineering revealed two new automatic boat landing systems (ABLS). The systems are certified and compatible with all common CTV’s. The ABLS provides a safe transfer between a CTV and large vessels. It is a robust and compact design that comes fully automated with an easy-to-operate control system…

Fugro supports monopile installation in US federal waters

Fugro has supported Belgian contractor Jan de Nul Group with the installation of the monopiles for the first two offshore wind turbine foundation in US federal waters recently, using their integrated augmented-reality solutions. Jan de Nul installed the two monopiles at the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind demonstrator project in May this year, using their installation…

Atlas Professionals to provide local professionals for Taiwanese OWF

Atlas Professionals has received a contract from developer Ørsted for the provision of 14 local professionals for the Operations & Maintenance of the Taiwanese Greater Changhua wind farm. The recruitment company will perform the activities from their recently established office in Tapei. The 14 professionals will be part of Ørsted’s maintenance team for the Greater…

Fugro to perform geotechnical site investigation for Hollandse Kust (noord)

Fugro is to deliver geotechnical site investigation solutions for the Hollandse Kust (noord) offshore wind farm. The fieldwork will start this month and is planned to be completed by the end of September. Fugro was awarded the contract by the CrossWind consortium, a joint venture between Shell in the Netherlands and Eneco, who recently won…

SPT Offshore bags contract for Chinese offshore wind farm

SPT Offshore will design and install the suction pile jacket foundations for an offshore wind farm in China. The Dutch company signed a collaboration contract with the Chinese engineering and construction company Fujian Yongfu Power Engineering at the end of July via a “cloud signing ceremony”. It concerns the Changle Waihai project. This offshore wind…

BLIX to supervise soil investigation for IJmuiden Ver

Dutch consultancy BLIX has been commissioned by Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) to supervise the soil investigation for the 4 GW IJmuiden Ver Wind Farm Zone. The contract runs until the end of Q1 2022. Together with its partners Reynolds International, RPS Group and Wind Support, BLIX will obtain offshore soil data. RVO and BLIX will develop…