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Fugro Emu Services Metocean Monitoring Equipment »

Fugro Emu Ltd undertook the second scheduled service and decommissioning of metocean monitoring equipment at two locations deployed within the Northern Irish Wind Resource Zone. Earlier this month, MPV Skua recovered, serviced and redeployed wave...

July 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Smit Lamnalco Aid in DolWin Beta Transport »

Five vessels of Smit Lamnalco, the global marine service provider, played the key role in the unberthing and float‐over of the world’s largest high‐voltage direct current (HVDC) platform, DolWin beta, at Drydocks World ‐ Dubai....

July 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Rix Lion Named at Grimsby Docks »

Earlier this month, the Rix Lion was officially named at a ceremony that took place at Grimsby Docks. The Rix Lion is the newest edition to the Rix Sea Shuttle fleet of offshore support and...

July 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Seals Fancy Offshore Wind Turbines »

Offshore wind turbines can provide valuable feeding opportunities for the wildlife population in the area, according to new research carried out by the University of St Andrews. The study, published on Monday, 21 July, in...

July 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Blue Water to Aid Offshore Wind Development in North Sea »

When the construction of the three large offshore wind parks in the Nort Sea, Borkum Riffgrund, Westermost Rough and Butendiek commences, Blue Water will provide a range of port agency services for all three projects....

July 21 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Wirral Could Cash In £250K Yearly from Wind Farm Expansion »

Proposed expansion of a Liverpool Bay offshore wind farm could trigger the setting up of an annual £250,000 community fund as well as investment and new jobs in Wirral’s energy sector. Dong Energy, one of...

July 21 2014 / No comment / Read More »

James Fisher Launches Renewable and Marine Base in Grimsby »

JFMS, part of James Fisher and Sons plc, today announces the launch of an operational base, in Port of Grimsby East, to support construction and O&M activities within the growing offshore wind sector. Port of...

July 21 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Hexicon Cashes in EUR 1.23 Mln »

Hexicon Ltd has successfully completed a rights issue of 11.4 MSEK (EUR 1.23 million) to secure the development of Hexicon’s innovation for offshore wind at deep waters. The rights issue allows a faster and more...

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Ballast Nedam Completes Monopile Installation at Butendiek »

Ballast Nedam Completes Monopile Installation at Butendiek

Today, Tuesday 22nd July 2014, Ballast Nedam Offshore installed the 80th and last monopile at the Butendiek Offshore Wind Farm in the German sector...

Jul 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Siemens Erects Fourth Substation in North Sea »

Siemens Erects Fourth Substation in North Sea

Siemens has installed a fourth offshore platform in the North Sea, completing an important stage for grid connections of sea-based wind farms. This is...

Jul 21 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Nordsee Ost Substation in Place »

Nordsee Ost Substation in Place

A wedding was celebrated on the Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm construction site of RWE Innogy: This is what the construction process is called...

Jul 21 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Top News of the Week July 14 – 20, 2014 »

Top News of the Week July 14 – 20, 2014

Seaway Installs Sylwin Alpha Converter Platform Under the direction of Seaway Heavy Lifting, one of the world’s largest converter platforms has been installed off...

Jul 20 2014 / No comment / Read More »

New Jersey One Step Closer to Offshore Wind Energy »

New Jersey One Step Closer to Offshore Wind Energy

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Acting Director Walter Cruickshank have announced the proposed sale of leases...

Jul 18 2014 / No comment / Read More »

The Netherlands: Navingo Announces Offshore Energy 2015 »

The Netherlands: Navingo Announces Offshore Energy 2015

Next year’s Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference will be held on 13 & 14 October 2015. Save the date and join tens of thousands...

Jul 17 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Dong Energy Sells Half of Gode Wind 2 to Danes »

Dong Energy Sells Half of Gode Wind 2 to Danes

Today, DONG Energy signed an agreement to sell 50 per cent of the 252 MW German offshore wind farm project Gode Wind 2 to...

Jul 17 2014 / No comment / Read More »

UK Approves Rampion Offshore Wind Farm »

UK Approves Rampion Offshore Wind Farm

Rampion offshore wind farm off the coast of Sussex has today been given consent from the government to go ahead. The project is expected...

Jul 16 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Scotland to Fund Offshore Wind Cost-Cutting Project with GBP 2.2 Mln »

Scotland to Fund Offshore Wind Cost-Cutting Project with GBP 2.2 Mln

A project to cut the cost of offshore wind by at least 10% is being awarded £2.2 million by the Scottish Government, First Minister...

Jul 14 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Seaway Installs Sylwin Alpha Converter Platform »

Seaway Installs Sylwin Alpha Converter Platform

Under the direction of Seaway Heavy Lifting, one of the world’s largest converter platforms has been installed off Sylt, an East Frisian Island. SylWin alpha platform, built by...

Jul 14 2014 / No comment / Read More »




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Dalby’s Guests Take Ride to Greater Gabbard Wind Farm »

Dalby’s Guests Take Ride to Greater Gabbard Wind Farm

Dalby Offshore invited guests from Waveney & Suffolk Coastal District Councils and The Enterprise Zone Coordinator from the local enterprise partnership aboard the Dalby Offshores brand new Wind Farm Support Vessel the ‘Dalby Swale’ for a trip to the Greater Gabbard Wind Farm. Also, a...

Jul 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Partrac Finishes Turbulence Survey for TiME Project »

Partrac Finishes Turbulence Survey for TiME Project

Partrac, the marine data acquisition experts, has completed the first turbulence survey for the Carbon Trust-managed Turbulence in Marine Environments (TiME) project. The survey was undertaken in the Sound of Islay and was designed by Partrac with project partners, Ocean Array Systems, ABPmer, and ITPower....

Jul 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Council Leaders Welcome Rampion Offshore Wind Farm Approval »

Council Leaders Welcome Rampion Offshore Wind Farm Approval

The decision to give the go ahead to the first wind farm off the south coast of England has been welcomed by council leaders. East Sussex County Council and Lewes District Council believe the Rampion offshore wind farm development, given the green light this week,...

Jul 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

AWS Wraps Up Initial Wave Power Generator Testing »

AWS Wraps Up Initial Wave Power Generator Testing

Inverness-based AWS Ocean Energy has taken a major step forward with the successful deployment and initial testing of a half-scale AWS-III wave power generator. The test programme took place at Lyness in Orkney, Scotland, and will help the company develop its energy technology for variable...

Jul 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Subsidies for Renewables, Good or Bad? »

Subsidies for Renewables, Good or Bad?

Generous subsidies for renewables are unsustainable and have contributed to electricity prices for residential consumers more than doubling in Germany, placing a strain on consumers and the economy there. In addition, renewable subsidies have clearly generated disequilibrium in the power markets, as well as value destruction for most stakeholders:...

Jul 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Hawaii Wave Energy Test Site Gets USD 9 Million »

Hawaii Wave Energy Test Site Gets USD 9 Million

Work at the Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) located off Marine Corps Base Hawaii at Kāneʻohe has received an infusion of $9 million from the U.S. Navy. The funds, from the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC), are directed to the Applied Research Laboratory at the...

Jul 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Rix Sea Shuttle Recognised for Its Health and Safety Record »

Rix Sea Shuttle Recognised for Its Health and Safety Record

Rix Sea Shuttle reported an incident-free 2013, netting it a Safety Performance Award from Humberside Occupational Health and Safety Group (HOHSG) for its record. HOHSG is part of national body the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (ROSPA) and provides health and safety training...

Jul 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

SmartBuoy Deployed at National Test and Demonstration Site – Galway »

SmartBuoy Deployed at National Test and Demonstration Site – Galway

A SmartBuoy was deployed to the National Test and Demonstration Site – Galway on April 15th 2014. The test site is a specially marked area about 1.5 km off the northern shore of the bay, close to Spiddal, where ocean energy conversion devices and new...

Jul 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Wind to Supply More than 7% of World Electricity Demand by 2018 »

Wind to Supply More than 7% of World Electricity Demand by 2018

Headwinds in several key markets, including the United States and Spain slowed growth in the global wind power market dramatically in 2013. Still, wind power now supplies nearly 3 percent of the world’s electricity, and is expected to grow strongly over the next several years....

Jul 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

 

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