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.

Siemens Gamesa, Van Oord Partner Up on Windpark Fryslân

Windpark Fryslân B.V. has selected the consortium of Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and Van Oord as the preferred ...

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EDS Hands Over Blyth Demo 66kV Cabling System

High voltage engineering specialist, EDS HV Group, part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has completed installation, ...

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Prysmian Reels In Hornsea Two Cable Contract

Ørsted and Prysmian Group have signed a contract to supply submarine inter–array cables for the world’s biggest ...

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Hohe See and Albatros See Ownership Change

Enbridge Inc. has closed the sale of 49% of its 49.9% interest in the Hohe See and Albatros offshore wind farms to ...

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First Large-Scale US OWF to Lower Electricity Bills

The 800MW Vineyard Wind offshore wind farm will deliver electricity at a total levelized price of USD 65/MWh for ...

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Navantia Building Windfloat Atlantic Floating Foundation

Navantia has begun manufacturing a floating foundation for the Portuguese WindFloat Atlantic project at the Fene ...

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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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Fugro Unsheathes Excalibur at Dieppe-Le Tréport OWF

Fugro started carrying out a geotechnical campaign at the Dieppe-Le Tréport offshore wind farm site in France at ...

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Icebreaker Gets Water Quality Certificate

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a Section 401 water quality certificate of approval to ...

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Trianel Borkum II Foundations Quarter-Way In

Eight out of 32 monopile foundations have been installed on the Trianel Windpark Borkum II in the German North Sea, ...

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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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Last Hornsea One Substation Topsides Take Off

Bladt Industries has sent off the last two offshore substation topsides for Ørsted's Hornsea Project One offshore ...

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Chinese Offshore Wind Farm in Turbine Installation Mode

The 300MW Jiangsu Dafeng Three Gorges offshore wind farm in China has entered the turbine installation phase with ...

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Innogy Names Sofia Offshore Wind Farm Project Director

Innogy SE has appointed David Few as Project Director for the largest project in its current development portfolio, ...

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Three-Legged Dozen at East Anglia One

Van Oord has started the next campaign to install jacket foundations at East Anglia One wind farm offshore Suffolk, ...

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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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Norther OSS TP Waiting for Ride to Rotterdam

Norther BV, the developer of the 370MW offshore wind farm off the coast of Belgium, has posted a photo of the ...

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Windpark Fryslân Awards Export Cable Installation Contract

Dutch contractor Visser & Smit Hanab, part of Volker-Wessels, has won a contract to install power cables that will ...

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Virginia Offshore Wind Pilot to Apply for SCC Approval

Virginia-based Dominion Energy plans to seek approval from the State Corporation Commission (SCC) for its proposed ...

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BOWL Hires GMH for Davit Crane Commissioning

Beatrice Offshore Windfarm Limited (BOWL) has awarded a contract to Granada Material Handling (GMH) to ensure all ...

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RVO.nl to Invite Archaeological Study Bids for New OW Areas

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO.nl) has issued early information on a tender it plans to launch on 30 July, ...

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Inch Cape Surveys Underway

Inch Cape Offshore Ltd (ICOL) will be carrying out geophysical and geotechnical site investigations on the Inch ...

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Busy Summer at East Anglia Offshore Wind Projects

ScottishPower Renewables is planning to start a number of onshore and offshore surveys this summer as part of the ...

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Four Turbines Up at Beatrice OWF

Pacific Orca installed the fourth Siemens Gamesa 7MW wind turbine at the Beatrice offshore wind farm site on 23 July. 

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Bloomberg: Shell Applies for Massachusetts OW Lease Sale

Shell logo event booth. Copyright: Navingo.

Oil & gas giant Shell has filed the required documents to qualify for bidding at an upcoming offshore wind lease ...

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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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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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