US offshore wind opportunities in 2018

The US offshore wind sector ended 2017 on a slightly ironic note.

GeoSea Installs All Merkur Transition Pieces

GeoSea has installed all of the transition pieces at the 396MW Merkur offshore wind farm in the German North Sea ...

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Liebherr-MCCtec Starts Building Orion’s Giant Crane

Liebherr-MCCtec Rostock GmbH marked the production start of the HLC, Liebherr’s biggest offshore crane, which will ...

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EOLINK Floating Prototype Goes Into Operation

EOLINK anchored and connected its 1/10 scale 12MW floating wind turbine prototype to the French grid on 19 April.

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Belgium to Open Second Offshore Wind Zone

Belgium plans to open a second offshore wind zone which will allow the development of further 2GW of capacity ...

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MHI Vestas 9.5MW Turbines, Sif Monopiles for Borssele 3&4

Sif has won a contract by Van Oord for the production of 77 monopiles for the Borssele III & IV offshore wind ...

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Akrocean Deploys WINDSEA FLiDAR at Fécamp Met Mast

French floating LiDAR developer Akrocean has deployed a WINDSEA buoy at the Fécamp met mast as part of the type 2 ...

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BOEM Calls New York Bight Meeting

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is holding the New York Bight Renewable Energy Intergovernmental ...

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Report Recommends UK Content Increase in Offshore Wind

The UK government should establish a new 60 percent UK content target for British offshore wind projects, according ...

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Ørsted Builds Healthy Ties in Taiwan

Offshore wind developer Ørsted has signed Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) respectively with Show Chwan Memorial ...

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Smulders Ships Milestone Transition Piece to Hohe See

Smulders loaded its 1,500th transition piece at the yard in Hoboken, Belgium, on Wednesday, 18 April, which is ...

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WINDFORCE 2018

The WINDFORCE Dinner will offer participants the opportunity to enjoy the company of old and new business associates in a pleasant atmosphere…

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Advances in Rotor Blades for Wind Turbines 2018

The conference will provide insights into the aerodynamic and structural performance of smart blade design for future wind turbines…

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Asia Offshore Wind Roundtable 2018

The event will discuss the outlook of the Asia offshore wind industry and the potential for local and regional maritime and offshore…

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FOWT 2018

FOWT’s ever growing and international attendance; with 800 participants expected and delegations confirmed from Japan, Norway…

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Mukran Port Sees First Arkona Turbine Towers

The port service provider Mukran Port Terminals (MPT) has handled the first six wind turbine tower segments ...

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MPI Napoleon Launches Baltic Sea Campaign

Vroon's crew transfer vessel (CTV) MPI Napoleon has secured a charter in the German sector of the Baltic Sea.

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Parkwind Seeks EIB Funds for Northwester 2

Belgian offshore wind developer Parkwind has applied for funding from the European Investment Bank (EIB) for ...

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Portsmouth Fruit Specialist Diversifies Into Offshore Wind

Portsmouth based cargo operator MMD Shipping Services has secured a 10-year agreement with international wind ...

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Synaptec Launches Light-Speed Cable Fault Response Tool

Synaptec has launched Refase, a new distributed sensor system said to significantly reduce outage and repair costs ...

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Ørsted Allocates Fourth Round of Walney Extension Grants

Ørsted has announced the winners of the fourth round of applications to the Walney Extension Community Fund, which ...

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Nexus Starts Installing Borkum Riffgrund 2 Cables

Van Oord's cable laying vessel Nexus has started installing cables on Ørsted's 450MW Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore ...

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Study: Seabirds Steer Away From Offshore Wind Turbines

The risk of seabirds colliding with offshore wind turbines is less than half of what would be expected based on ...

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Partrac Steps Into US Market

Scottish-based marine survey and coastal consultancy company Partrac has launched its US subsidiary Partrac ...

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London Array Hires James Fisher

James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS) has been appointed by London Array to deliver Balance of Plant (BoP) Operations ...

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Tideway Lays First Hornsea One Export Cable Section

Tideway BV, part of DEME Group, has laid the first offshore export cable section at Hornsea Project One, Ørsted’s ...

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Vroon Reshuffles Wind Farm Vessel Management

The MPI Workboats activities will be transferred to Vroon Offshore Services (VOS) with effect from 1 May 2018, with ...

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Jumbo Names Heavy Lift Crane Vessel

Jombo Shipping's heavy lift vessel Stella Synergy

Jumbo has named its new DP2 Heavy Lift Crane Vessel (HLCV) Stella Synergy, after an internal naming competition ...

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Shanghai Xiongcheng Orders Wind Farm Service Vessel

Chinese shipowner Shanghai Xiongcheng Offshore Engineering placed an order for a 50-metre offshore wind farm ...

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OMM Adds DataVerse Software to German Offshore Wind Farm

Offshore Marine Management (OMM) has awarded DataVerse-AIM Ltd with a contract for the supply of its asset ...

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