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Van Oord selected for Saint-Brieuc OWF foundation works

Van Oord has been contracted by Ailes Marines to transport and install all foundations in the Saint-Brieuc offshore wind farm. Ailes Marines, a consortium of Spanish Iberdrola Group and French companies RES and Caisse Des Dépôts, will be building the wind farm some 20 km off the coast of France in the bay of Saint-Brieuc.…

Van Oord installs submerged Slip Joint at Borssele V

Van Oord installed the Slip Joint foundation in the 19 MW Borssele V offshore wind site last week, using its installation vessel Aeolus. It is one of several innovations that are applied at the innovation site which is part of the Borssele wind farm zone. It was the first time a submerged Slip Joint was…

All foundations installed at Borssele III & IV

The construction of the Borssele III & IV offshore wind farm reached a new milestone when all foundations were installed. The job was performed by Van Oord, using its installation vessel Aeolus. As Balance of Plant contractor, Van Oord was responsible for the engineering, supply and construction of the foundations. The 77 monopile foundations were…

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…

Van Oord prepares its Deep Dig-It trencher for Hollandse Kust Zuid

Van Oord was conducting final tests yesterday in the Alexiahaven in Maasvlakte 2 with its innovative Deep Dig-It trencher.  The trencher will be used for the connection of the Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) offshore wind farm, to be built 22 km off the coast of the province of Zuid-Holland. In 2018, TenneT awarded the Van…

First inter-array cable in place in Borssele 1 + 2 OWF

Nexans has laid the first submarine inter-array cable in the 752 MW Borssele 1 & 2 offshore wind farm zone. The cable manufacturer received the contract for the from Ørsted in November 2018. It is part of a five-year framework agreement between the two companies. The contract includes the supply and installation of between 170 and…

Van Oord to co-develop Estonian offshore wind farm

Van Oord joins Estonian developer Saare Wind Energy in the development of the 600 MW Saarmemaa offshore wind farm south-west of the Estonian island Saaremaa in the Baltic Sea. Saare Wind Energy started the development of the project in 2015 on basis of a thorough analysis and ample spatial planning experiences. The developers are now waiting…