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16 November 2017 Contracts & Tenders, Wind Farm Update

Otary, the developer of Seastar and Mermaid offshore wind farms to be built off the coast of Belgium, is looking for EPCI contractor(s) for 225 kV XLPE submarine high voltage cables and connections between the wind farms' substations and the Belgian modular offshore grid.

6 July 2017 Contracts & Tenders, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

wpd Offshore Solutions GmbH has become the latest European wind farm operator to take James Fisher Marine Services' Mermaid as its tool for assessing the weather risk on its offshore construction and O&M activities.

31 August 2016 Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

Vattenfall has ordered a full Mermaid system license for the strategic planning of its offshore wind farm operations from James Fisher Marine Services, part of James Fisher and Sons plc.  Mermaid provides increased understanding of the impact of weather and tidal forces on a project's schedule to companies involved in marine operations, JFMS said. By simulating marine […]

7 December 2015 Operations & Maintenance, Technology

Jan De Nul Group is now licenced for the use of Mojo Maritime's Mermaid®, which will help the offshore construction company to better assess weather risk for offshore operations. Mermaid allows users to realistically simulate marine operations to uncover the risks and identify critical operations before going offshore. Rich Walker, Senior Marine Operations Analyst at Mojo Maritime […]

24 November 2015 Operations & Maintenance, Technology, Vessels

Mojo Maritime has added a new feature to its marine operations planning and weather risk analysis tool, Mermaid, allowing it to address technical breakdown on marine operations. Mojo Maritime, a subsidiary of James Fisher and Sons, says that Mermaid now allows the modelling of the breakdown of critical components and their repair process, in a predictable and deterministic […]

20 October 2015 Technology

Mojo Maritime, part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has launched its marine operations planning and risk optimisation system, Mermaid. Mermaid (Marine Economic Risk Management Aid) gives companies involved in marine operations increased understanding of the impact of weather and tidal forces on a project’s schedule. By accurately simulating marine operations against historical weather and tidal […]

6 October 2015 R&D, Technology

Mojo Maritime's marine project planning system, Mermaid, is currently undergoing detailed testing with a number of key clients, as the company aims to launch it towards the end of October 2015. Mermaid, Marine Economic Risk Management Aid, gives companies involved in marine operations a more detailed understanding of the impact of weather and tidal forces […]

22 May 2014 R&D, Technology

MERMAID project, running under the European Union’s Ocean of Tomorrow program, aims to develop concepts for the next generation of offshore platforms which can be used for multiple purposes, including energy extraction, aquaculture and platform related transport. Researchers who are developing the project are studying various combinations of offshore energy and aquaculture systems comprised on […]

29 June 2012 Authorities, Wind Farm Update

On Wednesday 27 June, Mr Wathelet, State Secretary for Environment, Energy, Mobility and Institutional reforms has awarded a concession to THV Mermaid for construction of the seventh and final wind farm in the North Sea in the region provided by the Royal Decrees of 12 December 2000 and 3 February 2011 for development of installations […]

5 June 2019 Contracts & Tenders, Grid Connection, Wind Farm Update

Hartlepool-based JDR Cables has signed a contract with DEME Offshore to provide inter-array cables and accessories for the SeaMade offshore wind farm in the Belgian North Sea. JDR, part of the TFKable Group, will design, manufacture and deliver 78.1 kilometres of aluminium core inter-array cables and a range of cable accessories, including repair joints and connectors. […]

23 May 2019 Ports & Logistics

Dutch offshore foundations manufacturer Sif has expanded its offering of services to cover bolting tests. Sif added the offering after a request from DEME Group to arrange all preparations for the test as part of the work scope for the Belgian SeaMade offshore wind project. During this test, the bolted flange connection between a monopile and […]

17 May 2019 Grid Connection

The first cable to connect Elia's Modular Offshore Grid (MOG) plug to the Belgian grid made landfall in early May, with the second cable expected to reach the shore later this month, the Belgian offshore grid operator said. The first cable was connected to the mainland, where it was then connected to the existing onshore underground […]

30 January 2019 Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

Siemens Gamesa has placed an order with Seasight Davits for 58 davit cranes for the SeaMade offshore wind farm in Belgium. The cranes will be manufactured by Seasight Davits’ parent company Hvide Sande Shipyard, Steel and Service and will have an outreach of 3.2m and a one-ton lifting capacity. According to the Danish davit crane supplier, the […]

8 January 2019

Markets Outlook: Belgian Offshore Platform Offshore wind energy in Belgium There are currently 8 offshore wind projects in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) representing a total installed capacity of 2.267MW offshore wind energy. In 2018, five projects, C-Power, Belwind, Northwind, Nobelwind and Rentel, representing 1.186MW, are fully operational and meet the electricity needs of about […]

17 December 2018 Contracts & Tenders, Ports & Logistics, Wind Farm Update

On 14 December, Siemens Gamesa and REBO (Renewable Energy Base Oostende) signed a contract for Belgian SeaMade offshore wind farm, which will feature 58 Siemens Gamesa offshore wind turbines. 

13 December 2018 Business & Finance, Contracts & Tenders

Dredging International has contracted Sif to produce the monopiles and, in joint venture with Smulders, the transition pieces for the SeaMade offshore wind farm in Belgium.

11 December 2018 Business & Finance, Grid Connection, Wind Farm Update

Eneco has concluded a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) for the SeaMade offshore wind project in Belgium.

3 December 2018 Business & Finance, Contracts & Tenders, Grid Connection, Wind Farm Update

SeaMade NV has awarded the consortium of ENGIE Fabricom, Tractebel, Smulders and GeoSea an Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) contract for the two substations of the SeaMade offshore wind farm in Belgium.

3 December 2018 Business & Finance, Contracts & Tenders, Operations & Maintenance, Wind Farm Update

Siemens Gamesa has received the order for the 487MW SeaMade offshore wind power project in Belgium from Seamade NV.

3 December 2018 Business & Finance, Wind Farm Update

The 487MW SeaMade offshore wind farm in the Belgian North Sea has reached financial close.

3 December 2018 Authorities

Belgium’s Secretary for the North Sea Philippe De Backer has proposed an increase of the country's planned 221km² offshore wind zone by additional 60km².

6 November 2018 Grid Connection, Vessels

Seaway Heavy Lifting's Oleg Strashnov has started installing the jacket foundation for Elia's Offshore Switchyard Platform (OSY) in the Belgian North Sea.

31 October 2018 Contracts & Tenders

Hellenic Cables has signed a contract with Vos Prodect Innovations for the design and delivery of sealed cable hang-off systems for the Modular Offshore Grid (MOG) in Belgium.

24 October 2018 Grid Connection, Ports & Logistics

Heerema Fabrication Group (HFG) has loaded the jacket foundation for Elia’s Offshore SwitchYard (OSY) platform onto a barge at the Vlissingen yard.

5 October 2018 Business & Finance, Wind Farm Update

The European Investment Bank (EIB) will support the construction of the Northwester 2 wind farm off the Belgian coast with a loan of EUR 210 million.

27 September 2018 Authorities, Business & Finance, Wind Farm Update

The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules Belgium's support of a maximum of EUR 3.5 billion for three offshore wind projects in the Belgian North Sea.