The Offshore Wind Industry’s Urgent Need

The offshore wind industry is developing rapidly. Last year, the use of wind energy grew with 19% in the EU.

Norther Substation Heads Home

The Norther Offshore High Voltage Station (OHVS) built at the Hoboken yard of ENGIE Fabricom by the consortium ...

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Beatrice Nears Double-Digit Turbine Milestone

Nine Siemens Gamesa 7MW wind turbines have so far been installed on the 588MW Beatrice offshore wind farm in the ...

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Offshore Renewables Keeping IMCA Busy

The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is responding to the growth of involvement by its members ...

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Horns Rev 3 Buzzing with Offshore Activity

Eight out of 49 MHI Vestas 8.3MW wind turbines have so far been installed on Vattenfall's Horns Rev 3 wind farm in ...

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Japanese Two-Bladed Floater Sets Departure Date

The two-bladed floating wind turbine recently assembled in Japan’s Kitakyushu Port will be towed to the ...

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Apollo Makes First Move

GeoSea's Apollo has left Pula, Croatia, and is headed to Vlissingen, the Netherlands, where this multi-purpose, ...

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EC Working on Unified H&S Standards for Wind Farms

European Commission's Directorate-General for Energy is seeking technical support to examine the potential for ...

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Japan’s Demo Floater Takes Final Shape

A consortium led by Japan's New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) has fully ...

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Rhode Island Governor Shares Offshore Wind Vision

Rhode Island's Governor Gina Raimondo has announced her Vision for Rhode Island’s Clean Energy Future – a ...

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Siemens Gamesa Hands Over Teesside O&M to EDF ENS

EDF EN Services, part of EDF Energies Nouvelles, has taken over the Operation and Maintenance (O&M) of the 62.1MW ...

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HeliOffshore Forms Offshore Wind Safety Group

HeliOffshore, a safety-focused association for the offshore helicopter industry, has formed a new work group to ...

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Trianel On Guard Watch

Trianel Windkraftwerk Borkum II GmbH has issued a tender for the provision of a guard vessel during the ...

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First Norther Steel In Water

Van Oord's newly upgraded offshore installation vessel Aeolus has started installing monopile foundations on the ...

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East Anglia One Substation Topside Leaves Spain

The Andalucía II offshore substation topside built for the 714MW East Anglia One offshore wind farm left Navantia's ...

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Deepwater Wind Deploys Offshore Survey Teams

US offshore wind developer Deepwater Wind is beginning a new phase of work that will help inform the design and ...

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Sea Puffin Takes to the Sea

Sea Puffin 1, the world’s first daughter craft based on surface-effect-ship (SES) technology, has kicked off two ...

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TIPC and Changhua Strike Up Offshore Wind Partnership

Taiwan International Ports Corp. (TIPC) and the Changhua County Government have signed an agreement to jointly ...

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Suction Bucket Triumph at Borkum Riffgrund 2

GeoSea's jack-up vessel Innovation has installed the last of the twenty suction bucket jacket foundations on ...

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Borssele Alpha Jacket Locked and Loaded

HSM Offshore has loaded out onto a barge the jacket foundation for the Borssele Alpha offshore transformer station ...

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Stemat Spirit Loading Hohe See Cables

Boskalis's cable laying vessel Stemat Spirit has started loading inter-array cables for the 497MW EnBW Hohe See ...

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Virginia Hires BVG Associates as Offshore Wind Strategist

The Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy (DMME) has selected BVG Associates to help develop strategies ...

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Portuguese OW Plant Attracts Multi-Million Investment

Portugal's ASM Industries has signed a EUR 4.5 million investment agreement with an undisclosed institutional ...

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Aeolus Undergoing Final Preps Ahead of Norther Deployment

Van Oord's freshly upgraded jack-up Aeolus is currently undergoing final preparations at the Port of Vlissingen, ...

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BLUE Hammer Strikes at Maasvlakte 2

At Maasvlakte 2 in the Port of Rotterdam, Fistuca is currently testing the BLUE Piling technology for driving the ...

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SPR Breaks Ground on East Anglia One Base

ScottishPower Renewables has held a groundbreaking ceremony for the East Anglia One operations and maintenance ...

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Van Oord Enters Home Stretch at Borkum Riffgrund 2

Van Oord's cable lay vessel Nexus has loaded the final set of inter-array cables for the Borkum Riffgrund 2 ...

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First Horns Rev 3 Turbines Head Home

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier's jack-up Brave Tern has left the Port of Esbjerg in Denmark loaded with the first four ...

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