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Vattenfall joins Amsterdam IJmuiden Offshore Ports

Vattenfall is joining the Amsterdam IJmuiden Offshore Ports (AYOP) association. By joining, it will allow the company to collaborate with regional companies that can contribute to the development and operation of Hollandse Kust Zuid. AYOP is a public-private association with members from more than 85 companies and organizations that are active in the offshore energy…

DEME Offshore joins green hydrogen pilot PosHYdon

DEME Offshore joins as a partner in the PosHYdon project, a pilot that aims to integrate three energy systems in the North Sea: offshore wind, offshore gas and offshore hydrogen by producing hydrogen from seawater on Neptune Energy’s Q13a production platform. DEME will provide the hydrogen unit for installation on the Neptune-operated Q13a platform. The Belgian…

IX Wind opens office in Tokyo

Dutch consultancy and engineering company IX Wind has opened an office in Tokyo, Japan. It is a next step in further expanding its business in Asia-Pacific renewables market. IX Wind is already working with Japanese companies, including Eurus Energy, Obayashi, and JWD. By opening an office the company aims to to expand its business, further building…

Multiple contenders for tender Hollandse Kust (noord)

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) announced today that it has received multiple applications in the subsidy-free Hollandse Kust (noord) tender. The winner will be able to build a wind farm of at least 700 MW. RVO expects to announce the winner within the next 13 weeks. The tender for Hollandse Kust (noord) is the fifth…

Huisman and Jan De Nul work together on safer offshore installations

Huisman and Jan De Nul Group have jointly developed a tool that will make offshore lifting and installation more workable and safe. The new tool, the Universal Quick Connector (UQC), will be used on board Jan De Nul’s offshore installation vessels Les Alizés and Voltaire. Jan De Nul awarded Huisman the contract for the engineering, construction and…

Vattenfall awards Subsea 7 Hollandse Kust Zuid 1-4 job

Vattenfall has awarded Subsea 7 a large installation contract for its Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) 1-4 offshore wind farm project, located between 18-36km off the Dutch coast in the North Sea. The contracted work scope includes the transport and installation of approximately 140 wind turbine monopile foundations and 315 km of 66kV inter array grid…

Van Oord to install jacket foundations at French OWF

Van Oord has signed a preparatory works agreement for the installation of the jacket foundations at Iberdrola’s French Saint-Brieuc offshore wind farm. Van Oord will be responsible for the installation of 62 three-legged jacket foundations in the wind farm site, located around 20 km off the coast of France. The future wind farm, with a surface area of…

Application rounds MOOI subsidy scheme extended

The opening rounds for the MOOI (Mission-driven Research, Development and Innovation) subsidy scheme have been extended with four weeks. This was announced by the RVO. The decision follows consultation by the ministeries of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy and of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, RVO and Topsector Energie and is a response to the current…