Geophysical Survey Scheduled for Hornsea OWF site

Geophysical Survey Scheduled for Hornsea OWF site

On November 1st, a geophysical survey will be conducted at turbine locations of SMart Wind’s proposed Project One in the Hornsea zone.  Fugro’s vessel MV Bucentaur will carry out the survey with the support ...

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Geophysical Survey Scheduled for Hornsea OWF site

Geophysical Survey Scheduled for Hornsea OWF site

On November 1st, a geophysical survey will be conducted at turbine locations of SMart Wind’s proposed Project ...

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False Pass Turns to Tidal Energy

False Pass Turning to Tidal Energy

In an effort to stabilize and reduce energy prices, False Pass is looking into harnessing tidal power, writes ...

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First Flight Wind Convenes 4th Stakeholder Panel

First Flight Wind Convenes 4th Stakeholder Panel

The fourth independent community stakeholder panel meeting for the First Flight Wind offshore wind farm was held at ...

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EWEA: Heads of State Miss the Chance to Back Renewable ...

EWEA Heads of State Miss the Chance to Back Renewable Energy in Europe

European Heads of State missed the opportunity to set an ambitious target for renewable energy in the 2030 climate ...

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European Offshore Wind Experts to Kick Start Maryland ...

European Offshore Wind Experts to Kick Start Maryland Industry

The world’s most experienced offshore wind companies are visiting Baltimore to share their knowledge and meet with ...

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Guernsey Drafting Offshore Renewables Rules

Guernsey Drafting Offshore Renewables Rules

The States of Guernsey have prepared draft secondary legislation (an Ordinance) for public consultation under ...

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Intervale Sells Proserv to Riverstone

Intervale Sells Proserv to Riverstone

Intervale Capital  has signed a definitive agreement to sell Proserv Group Inc. to Riverstone Holdings LLC ...

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UK Offshore Wind Trade Mission to the Netherlands

This 2-day programme will offer delegates a detailed overview of the offshore wind developments and opportunities in the Netherlands in the coming decade. You will have the opportunity to attend presentations by qualified speakers with in-market experience and meet with key local players in the offshore wind industry, as well as the opportunity to network and meet with key-decision makers from these local companies.

 

Full benefits of participation:

  • Opportunity to participate in pre-arranged group meetings and B2B meetings.
  • A discounted rate on delegate fees for the Offshore Wind Installation and Maintenance Conference.
  • Inclusion of your company profile in the delegation brochure.
  • A chance to network and exchange information with other delegates.
  • Support from UK Trade & Investment through the British Embassy in the Netherlands.

More info: eventbrite

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5th International Conference Drivetrain Concepts for Wind Turbines

The 2 day conference + workshop event will enable attendees to:

  • Evaluate different main bearing concepts and their impact on the CoE
  • Have a close look at cooling systems for DD generators to significantly increase torque
  • Review case studies of multi MW drivetrain designs and discuss related challenges
  • Share your view on testing requirements and standards in an open panel discussion
  • Get damage statistics and explore the room for further design improvements

More info: wind-drivetrain

 

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Wind Operator Congress

Wind Operator Congress Europe:

- Asset management and O&M in the context of a maturing wind power market

- Navigating the end-of-warranty phase: Understand the choices you face and how you can make the decisions that optimise your assets’ long-term performance

- Formulating and implementing preventative and predictive maintenance to cut costs and downtime at your wind farms

- Building and entrenching cooperative, mutually beneficial relationships between OEMs and owner/operators 

- The added challenges and opportunities in O&M provided by Europe’s offshore growth

- The ever increasing role played by operational data management in wind farm O&M

- Planning for and mitigating against major component failure to enhance uptime and productivity

- Supply chain and procurement strategy to guarantee the availability of the parts you need, in the right quantity, when you need them

- The business case for excellence in health and safety and how you can guarantee effective implementation

More info: greenpowerconferences

 

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Offshore Energy 2014

The Offshore Energy conference program addressed developments in oil and gas E&P as well as advances in wind, wave and tidal and their respective contributions to future energy supply and the challenges associated with this. The session “North Sea Exploration & Production” featured experts from WoodMackenzie, EBN, GDF SUEZ E&P Nederland BV who offered insights into the future E&P potential, put results and expectations in a historic perspective and addressed ways to maximize oil and gas recovery. For the first time, the annual Offshore WIND Installation and Maintenance Conference was held simultaneously with Offshore Energy. The conference brought together experts from every part of the wind industry to give their opinions and describe how they are working toward bringing down the price per kWh.

More info: offshore-energy

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Able Marine Energy Park Gets Go-Ahead

Able Marine Energy Park Gets Go-Ahead

The Joint Parliamentary Committee yesterday cleared the way for the multi-million pound Able Marine Energy Park ...

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SSE Welcomes EU’s Energy Targets

SSE Welcomes EU's Energy Targets

At the European Council meeting in Brussels, the EU Heads of Government have agreed a landmark deal on climate and ...

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French Port Preparing for Offshore Wind Works

French Port Preparing for Offshore Wind Works

Nantes – Saint-Nazaire Port Authority (Grand Port Maritime (GPM) de Nantes Saint-Nazaire) is eyeing ...

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Ocean Energy Europe Criticises New Climate and Energy ...

Ocean Energy Europe Criticises  New Climate and Energy Framework

EU Heads of State today agreed upon a climate and energy framework, which fails to provide industrial leadership ...

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Tuco Discloses 11m Wind Farm Service Boat

Tuco Discloses 11m Wind Farm Service Boat

Less then a week before the Offshore Energy 2014 Exhibition and Conference in Amsterdam the coming week, Tuco ...

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WindManShip Opens New Dutch Office

WindManShip Opens New Dutch Office

WindManShip has launched a new office in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Christopher Grock, as the local representative ...

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Construction Manager

As Construction Manager you are responsible for all constructability issues during the design phase and execution of the (EPIC) project ...

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2nd Officer / DPO

Control the Dynamic Positioning operations; Assist in ensuring that the vessel\'s working operations are conducted in a safe way ...

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Superintendents 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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Glomar’s New Wind Support Vessel Uses ...

Glomar's New Wind Support Vessel Equipped with Pronomar's Drying System

Glomar Offshore Wind Support B.V., a Dutch-based operator of service vessels for the offshore wind industry, has ...

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SCHOTTEL’s Hydrokinetic Turbine Proves Its Efficiency

SCHOTTEL's Hydrokinetic Turbine Proves Its Efficiency

In the last months, SCHOTTEL successfully tested its hydrokinetic turbines in Strangford Lough, Northern Ireland. ...

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Pontis Engineering to Exhibit at China Wind Power

Pontis Engineering to Exhibit at China Wind Power

Next week Pontis will exhibit at China Wind Power for the 5th time in a row. The China Wind Power exhibition is ...

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ARENA Boosts Marine Renewable Energy Modeling

ARENA Boosts Marine Renewable Energy Modeling

Research in the growing renewable energies sector has received a national boost with a $770,000 Australian ...

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Bombora, AMC to Test Wave Energy Converters

Bombora, Australian Maritime College to Test Wave Energy Converters

Research into the optimal design for ocean wave energy converters is set to enter the next phase thanks to a ...

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Lamprell CFO Steps Down

Lamprell CFO Steps Down

Lamprell, a provider of fabrication, engineering and contracting services to the onshore and offshore oil & gas ...

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China Longyuan Hosts Offshore Wind Reverse Roadshow

China Longyuan Hosts Offshore Wind Reverse Roadshow

On October 10, China Longyuan Power held the 2014 offshore wind power reverse roadshow and gave a systematic ...

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Dalby Recruits Two Apprentices

Dalby Recruits Two Apprentices

Dalby Offshore have recruited two apprentices to gain a ‘Workboat Apprenticeship’ working in ...

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Ince & Co Hires Ex-Siemens Man

Ince & Co Hires Ex-Siemens Man

Martin Sandgren joins the renewables team in Ince & Co’s London office bringing considerable international ...

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Big North Sea Offshore Wind Players to Gather at ...

Big North Sea Offshore Wind Players to Gather at Conference in Humber

The development of offshore wind operations and maintenance in the North Sea comes under the spotlight at a high ...

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Mojo Teams Up with James Fisher for MeyGen

Atlantis Closes GBP 51 Mln MeyGen Funding

Mojo Maritime signed a contract with James Fisher Marine Services Ltd (JFMS) which will see them provide ...

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Barge Master Installs Its First BM-T40 System on ...

Barge Master Installs Its First BM-T40 System on Walk-to-Work Vessel

Barge Master is nearing the completion of the construction of the first BM-T40 system. On the 14th of October, the ...

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