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MENCK to provide hydraulic hammer for HKZ 1-4

Hydraulic piledriving solutions specialist MENCK has been contracted by Seaway 7 to provide an MHU 3500S hydraulic hammer and spread for the installation of 140 monopile foundations for Vattenfall’s Hollandse Kust Zuid 1–4 (HKZ). HKZ 1-4, a 1.5 GW project by Vattenfall, will be built between 18 and 36 km off the Dutch coast and…

Aratis carries out Windplanblauw construction management

Aratis, advisors in procurement, contract management and process management services, will carry out the complete construction management of the wind project Windplanblauw, which consists of a nearshore and onshore part. The company has signed an agreement with the developers Vattenfall and SwifterwinT. Windplanblauw concerns a repowering project that will consist of 37 wind turbines on…

Green light for construction Nij Hiddum-Houw WF

Vattenfall and Gooyum-Houw BV. have given the green light for the start of the construction of the Nij Hiddum-Houw wind farm. The project in which 16 wind turbines are replaced by 9 more powerful units involves an investment of 60 million euros. Vattenfall and Gooyum-Houw, a partnership of 45 private individuals and companies from the…

Green light for 28 turbines along the A16 motorway

Today the Dutch Administrative Law Division of the Council of State issued a positive final decision on the provincial zoning plan ‘Windenergie A16’. The plan that provides for 28 wind turbines over a length of 28 km along the A16 motorway can now be implemented. The 28 wind turbines will be realised in 4 clusters…

Start construction Klaverspoor Wind Farm

Construction work for Vattenfall’s Klaverspoor wind farm is soon to kick off. The wind farm, one of five to be built along the A16.highway in West Brabant, is expected to supply the first electricity in the second half of 2022. Klaverspoor wind farm will comprise six wind turbines to be placed along the A16 in…

Civil and electrical works started at Jaap Rodenburg repowering project

Vattenfall reported that during the summer months the civil and electrical works have started on the Jaap Rodenburg II Wind Farm in Almere-Pampus in the province of Flevoland. The energy company is developing the wind farm in close cooperation with local energy cooperative Almeerse Wind. The Jaap Rodenburg Wind Farm will comprise 10 wind turbines.…

Windplanblauw starts with the issue of bonds at the end of September

At the end of last week, Windplanblauw announced the starting date for the issue of up to EUR 10 million in bonds for the construction of 37 onshore wind turbines at Swifterbant. From 28 September to 18 October, Dutch residents and companies can register. Windplanblauw is an initiative of SwifterwinT and Vattenfall and concerns an…

Nordex completes first connection phase in Wieringermeer WF

German turbine supplier Nordex Group reported on Friday 4 September 2020 that it has completed the connection of the first 50 turbines in the Wieringermeer Wind Farm for its client Vattenfall. Construction of the next phase, with 32 turbines, is under way. The Wieringermeer Wind Farm is located some 60 km north of Amsterdam in…

Seaway 7, Sif and Vattenfall complete Hollandse Kust Zuid mockup trial

Today, Seaway 7 announced it has successfully completed the first mockup trials for the 1,500 MW Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) offshore wind farm with Sif and Vattenfall. The mockup trials for Vattenfall’s Hollandse Kust Zuid project allowed the three parties to gain valuable insights in the design of the HKZ foundations and inter-array cables, in…