Jumbo Shipping has secured a contract with DEME Offshore for the transport of foundations for the Hornsea Two offshore wind project.
Jumbo will transport 165 monopiles from Rostock, Germany, and 135 transition pieces from Aalborg, Denmark, to Eemshaven, the Netherlands, with a K3000 class vessel.
Additionally, the company will undertake the project management for the transport scope, including the engineering and design of both transportation and cradles.
The transportation of the monopiles and transition pieces is expected to begin in August.
“We are very pleased to be working alongside DEME Offshore on the Hornsea Two project,” said Boudewijn van der Garden, Jumbo Commercial Manager Renewables.“Our scope here once again demonstrates the suitability of the K3000 Class in supporting the development of sustainable energy projects such as this.