Rising Foundation Installation and Construction Risk

Within the offshore wind industry, there has been a relentless and necessary drive towards cost reduction and commercialization of offshore wind.

Norway: Bergan Group Wins Contract for Advanced ...

Bergen Group Fosen has signed a contract with Volstad Maritime AS to build a large high end offshore vessel. The ...

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ABB Robotics Makes Wind Turbine Manufacturing More ...

ABB’s robot-based surface finishing concept for wind turbine rotor blades reduces paint shop energy consumption by ...

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DONG Energy and Siemens Wind Power Enter Into Agreement ...

DONG Energy and Siemens Wind Power (”Siemens”) have entered into an agreement under which Siemens will supply test ...

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How a Wind Turbine Works (Belgium)

If you’ve ever asked yourself, or want to show someone else, how a wind turbine works, check out EWEA’s easy-to-use ...

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Concrete Centre With Six Firms Came up With New ...

Concrete gravity base foundations (GBF) could be the best option for the next phase of offshore wind farms, says ...

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Reduction of UK Carbon Emissions Depend on Technology Costs

The cost of technology must fall in order for the UK’s carbon emissions to be reduced, Renewable UK has said. ...

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The Netherlands: First Service Vessels for Offshore ...

Responding to demand from the rapidly expanding European wind energy market, the shipping entrepreneurs J.R. Arends ...

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Germany: SAL Puts “Svenja”, the ...

With a lifting capacity of a total of 2,000 tonnes and speed of 20 knots, it’s the world’s largest heavy lift ...

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Workboat Show: Strong Demand for Offshore Service ...

Offshore service vessels (OSV) are becoming larger, more specialized and technically sophisticated as a result of ...

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Berg Propulsion Scores Contract With Nostag Gmbh (Sweden)

Continuing rising demand for sustainable wind-based energy plants in the North Sea has led Nostag Gmbh to contract ...

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Van Oord Commissions Sietas With the Construction of a ...

Sietas is to be the first German shipyard to develop and build a jack-up vessel used for offshore wind farm ...

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Converteam and Scottish and Southern Energy Join Forces ...

Power conversion specialist Converteam and SSE (Scottish and Southern Energy) have entered into an agreement to ...

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Shanghai Electric Starts Operating Newly Completed ...

Shanghai Electric Group Co., Ltd. (SHSE: 601727 and SEHK: 2727), one of the largest diversified equipment ...

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Natural Power Can Tell You How Complex Your Development ...

Leading international renewable energy consultancy Natural Power are pleased to announce a new free web based ...

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DNV to Certify Offshore Wind Converter Station (Germany)

DNV will certify an offshore wind converter station being built by grid operator TenneT in the German sector of the ...

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Converteam Powers World’s First 5MW Permanent Magnet ...

Chinese wind turbine manufacturer Xiangtan Electric Manufacturing Corporation Ltd (XEMC) has recently unveiled the ...

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GL Issues Type Certificate for Samsung Heavy Industries ...

Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) received a Type Certificate from GL Renewables Cerification (GL) for their wind ...

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Polarcus to Build Seismic Vessels at Ulstein (Norway)

Polarcus, a leading provider of marine geophysical services, is building two seismic vessels of the new generation ...

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Reasons Behind Vestas V112 Blade Failure (Denmark)

Vestas’ plans for its latest turbine the V112 3MW took a knock last month when it was revealed the prototype ...

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Torque Wrenches Square Drive Predator Series increase ...

Power Team® introduces Predator Series – its newest line of high performance hydraulic pumps and tools serving the ...

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ABB Makes Offshore Wind Turbines Virtual (Switzerland)

Digital marketing agency Hidden Creative has equipped ABB Power Systems UK with a dynamic method of demonstrating ...

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OSBIT Power Takes on Turbine Access Challenge (UK)

Visitors to RenewableUK 2010 will hear at first hand from OSBIT Power Ltd (OP), about plans for a turbine access ...

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Gamesa Launches New G97-2.0 MW Platform for North ...

Gamesa Technology Corp., a world leader in wind turbine manufacturing, will launch its new G97-2.0 megawatt (MW) ...

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ZephIR 300 Heralds New Era for Wind Lidar

Natural Power have announced the release of an evolution in lidar technology – ZephIR 300 – which draws upon the 6 ...

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MA Wind Technology Testing Center Expected to Open ...

In several months Charlestown, MA, a city best known for bank robbers and Bunker Hill, will soon have a new claim ...

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Tony Trapp’s Company Takes on Turbine Access ...

Visitors to RenewableUK 2010 will hear at first hand from OSBIT Power Ltd (OP), about plans for a turbine access ...

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REpower introduces new MM-series wind turbine (Germany)

* REpower MM100 with 1.8 MW rated power developed especially for the North American market * Turbine to be ...

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