Fred. Olsen Windcarrier’s jack-up Bold Tern has left the Port of Esbjerg in Denmark loaded with the first set of MHI Vestas 8MW turbine components for Ørsted’s 450MW Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind farm in the German North Sea.
Fred. Olsen Windcarrier will transport and install 56 MHI Vestas 8MW turbines at the site located some 57 kilometres off the north-west coast of Germany.
The Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind farm is scheduled for commissioning in 2019.