Tag Archive for turbine installation

25th turbine in Borssele 1&2 marks milestone for Ørsted

Danish energy company Ørsted reached a milestone when it recently completed the installation of the 25th wind turbine in the 752 MW Borssele 1&2 offshore wind farm. The turbine marked the 1,500th installed offshore wind turbine for Ørsted. Ørsted installed its very first offshore wind turbine in the Danish Vindeby project back in 1991. It concerned…

Vattenfall completes turbine installation in forest area in Wieringermeer WF

Vattenfall, the developer of 82 wind turbines in the Wieringermeer Wind Farm, completed the installation of the fourth and last wind turbine in the Robbenoord forest just before Easter. Wieringermeer Wind Farm is a repowering project whereby scattered small wind turbines are being replaced by modern, more powerful wind turbines in line position. The entire…

Vattenfall and Swire Blue Ocean sign turbine transportation and installation contract for Hollandse Kust Zuid 3&4

Vattenfall and Swire Blue Ocean have officially signed the contract for the transportation and installation of turbines in the Hollandse Kust Zuid 3&4 wind farm. The Danish operator will use their installation vessel ‘Pacific Osprey’. Vattenfall, who won the zero-subsidy tender for the Hollandse Kust Zuid Offshore Wind Farm in July 2019, had already had pre selected…

Van Oord’s Aeolus completes Deutsche Bucht turbine installation job

Van Oord’s offshore installation vessel Aeolus has successfully completed the installation of 31 turbines on monopiles at the 269 MW Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm. As the Balance of Plant contractor, Van Oord was responsible for the design, engineering, procurement, construction and installation of the foundations, inter array cables and offshore substation. The Aeolus was…