Energinet.dk Seeks Cable Burial & Protection Contractor for Kriegers Flak CGS

Energinet.dk has invited tenders for burial and protection of 150kV subsea cables at Kriegers Flak Combined Grid Solution (CGS).

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The works include burial and protection of approximately 2 x 24km of submarine cable route, which is to be divided into trenching and jetting work for the Krieger’s Flak CGS connection. The contract will also cover, inter alia, boulder removal, pre-trenching/trenching, jetting, covering the trench, as well as surveys and documentation.

Deadline for submission of tenders is 29 December 2016.

Kriegers Flak CGS is joint project between Energinet.dk and 50Hertz Transmission to interconnect the Danish and German grid via Kriegers Flak and Baltic 2 offshore wind farms, located in the Baltic Sea in Danish and German exclusive economic zones.

Last week, nkt cables awarded VBMS with a contract for the installation of approximately 50km of 150 kV AC high-voltage submarine cables for Kriegers Flak CGS, with the project scheduled to be carried out in Q2, 2018.