MHI Vestas Clinches First Commercial Order for 8MW Turbine

MHI Vestas Receives Order for 32 8MW Turbines for Burbo Bank Extension

DONG Energy has placed the first commercial order for 32 of MHI Vestas Offshore Wind’s record breaking V164-8.0 MW, ...

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Dong Decides to Build Burbo Bank Extension

Dong Decides to Build Burbo Bank Extension

DONG Energy has decided to construct the offshore wind farm Burbo Bank Extension located 8 km off the United ...

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Marine Scotland Science Issues New Info Needed for ...

Marine Scotland Science Issues New Info Needed for Planning and Licensing

Two new publications in the series “Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science” are released this week providing new ...

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Bladt Upends First Gode Wind TPs

Bladt Upends First Gode Wind TPs

The first transition pieces (TPs) for DONG Energy’s Gode Wind offshore wind farm are now lining up at the harbour ...

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Maersk Training, Dong Energy Spur Recruitment into Wind ...

Maersk Training, Dong Energy Spur Recruitment into Wind Industry

Global training provider Maersk Training confidently expects hundreds of job seekers to attend an Open Day event, ...

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Boskalis, VolkerWessels to Handle Wikinger’s ...

Boskalis, VolkerWessels to Handle Wikinger's Foundations

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) and Volker Stevin International (VolkerWessels) have been awarded a ...

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More Work for Havyard with Esvagt’s Dudgeon OWF Deal

More Work for Havyard with Esvagt's Dudgeon OWF Deal

Havyard Ship Technology AS has signed a contract with the Danish shipping company ESVAGT for the design and ...

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7th Annual Wind Energy Operations & Maintenance Forum Europe

 The presentation gives a view into how the global energy giant bridges the gap between their onshore and offshore wind departments, what O&M model they have chosen for 2014 and how they have implemented this updated strategy. The in-depth insight into one of the world’s leading operators provides O&M know-how, detailed information on how they are working with their supply chain and the best methods for ensuring a fully efficient O&M team.

More info: windenergyupdate

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2015 Wind Energy Systems Engineering Workshop

NREL is partnering with DTU wind energy to co-host the third biennial event which will broaden the international perspective of the workshop. This year’s theme will be on exposing interactions in wind energy systems and exploring how different wind energy stakeholders addressing them in new, integrated and innovative ways.

Highlights included a variety of expert panel sessions on topics such as:
  • Cost of energy in today’s wind systems
  • Challenges and uncertainty in wind system design and operation
  • Evolution of wind system standards and design methodologies
  • Tools and methods for integrated wind system design and analysis
  • Integrated design of wind systems from components to turbines to plants to operations.

More info: nrel

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2015 Maynooth University Wave Energy Workshop

The workshop will focus on nonlinear modelling and control of wave energy systems and will feature presentations from invited experts from both Ireland and abroad.

The programme will include speakers from both industry and academia. There will also be an opportunity to submit contributions for interactive poster sessions.  This event is funded by the Science Foundation Ireland and the Irish Systems and Control Committee.

More info: eeng.nuim

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Offshore Wind, Wave and Tidal Energy

Mr. John Macaskill, Head of Renewables (Europe), Bureau Veritas and Mr. Andrew Baldock, Director of Sustainable Energy Solutions, Black & Veatch will describe the current status of the offshore renewable energy industry, and the technological, financial and regulatory challenges that will have to be overcome before this industry will become truly commercially viable. To enable these challenges to be overcome, engineers of all professional backgrounds are required and the opportunities for current professional engineers to diversify their careers and graduates who wish to pursue a career in offshore renewables will be outlined.

More info: eventbrite.

 

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Navantia Wins EUR 160 Mln Wikinger OWF Contract

Navantia Wins EUR 160 Mln Wikinger OWF Contract

IBERDROLA and Navantia have entered into an agreement valued at €160 million, under the terms of which the ...

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EnBW Buys Albatros Offshore Wind Farm

EnBW Buys Albatros Offshore Wind Farm

EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG has acquired the Albatros offshore wind farm project from the consortium partners ...

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CG Bags Another Northwind Contract

CG Bags Another Northwind Contract

Avantha Group Company CG has been awarded a contract from the Belgian offshore wind farm operator Northwind to ...

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Dong Energy Becomes Sole Owner of Barrow OWF

Dong Energy Becomes Sole Owner of Barrow OWF

DONG Energy has acquired the remaining 50% ownership interest in the Barrow Offshore Wind Farm from its joint ...

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Esvagt’s SOV to Work on Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm

Esvagt's SOV to Work on Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm

Dudgeon Offshore Wind Limited has awarded a 5 year contract for the Service Operation Vessel to Esvagt AS.  The ...

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GeoSea’s New Jack-Up Vessel to Feature ...

GeoSea's New Jack-Up Vessel to Feature TTS's Crane

TTS Group ASA has, through its subsidiary TTS NMF GmbH in Hamburg, Germany, secured a new contract for the delivery ...

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Lead Engineer

As the yard is specialized in the production of large Tugs and Fast Crew Suppliers the engineering team is mainly involved in the detail engineering and production support of these vessels. You are coordinating a project team and responsible for ...

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Superintendent Cable Lay and Cable Burial Offshore Wind Projects

The Superintendent Cable Lay and Cable Burial Offshore Wind Projects is responsible for and monitor our Cable Lay and Burial on board of our Cable Lay and Burial installation vessel the NEXUS...

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Vacancy OIM

For one of our clients we are looking for a OIM on board of a Cable Lay vessel. Our client works in the Offshore industry. They are working worldwide in a 4 weeks on and off schedule...

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EnBW Fights for Offshore Wind Network Connection

EnBW Fights for Offshore Wind Network Connection

On the recommendation of the Higher Regional Court of Dusseldorf, EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG and German ...

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Nordsee Ost’s First Turbine Spinning

Nordsee Ost's First Turbine Spinning

The first electricity from the Nordsee Ost (North Sea East) offshore wind farm off the German coast is flowing ...

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MeyGen Nets GBP Multi-Million Funding for Phase 1A

MeyGen Nets GBP Multi-Million Funding for Phase 1A

Atlantis, majority owner of the tidal stream energy project MeyGen, has announced that its flagship project has ...

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Hughes SSE Wraps Up Diving Work at Gwynt y Môr

Hughes SSE Wraps Up Diving Work at Gwynt y Môr

After more than two years of work, Hughes Sub Surface Engineering (Hughes SSE) has completed works on the world’s ...

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DHI Develops Strategic Initiatives for Ocean Energy ...

DHI Develops Strategic Initiatives for Ocean Energy Data Portal

Proper resource mapping is vital for identifying current barriers to the deployment and commercialisation of wave ...

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Port of Cuxhaven Forging Ahead with Offshore Wind

Port of Cuxhaven Forging Ahead with Offshore Wind

In a letter marking the end of a successful year, Hans-Peter Zint, CEO of the Port of Cuxhaven, has highlighted the ...

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OPT Receives USD 1.1 Mln

OPT Receives USD 1.1 Mln

Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPT) has announced that it has received approximately $1.1 million through the ...

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BOEM Appoints New Director

BOEM Appoints New Director

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell has named Abigail Ross Hopper as the Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy ...

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New UNI-SET Project Engages European Universities in ...

New UNI-SET Project Engages European Universities in Energy R&D

At the SET-plan conference on 10 and 11 December, the European University Association presented a new project in ...

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CorPower Ocean Awarded EUR 100K

CorPower Ocean Awarded EUR 100K

As one of four finalists of the MIT Building Global Innovators Award, the KIC InnoEnergy start-up CorPower Ocean ...

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LIPA Ommits Deepwater’s OWF, Picks Only Solar Projects

LIPA Ommits Deepwater's OWF, Picks Only Solar Projects

The Board of Trustees of the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) have decided to award power purchase agreements ...

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Energinet.dk Gets Approval to Build Kriegers Flak Grid ...

Energinet.dk Gets Approval to Build Kriegers Flak Grid Connection System

On December 16, the Danish Minister for Climate, Energy and Building issued an investment approval for units to be ...

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