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.

Ideol Set to Inaugurate Fully Assembled Floatgen Turbine

Floatgen project partners are scheduled to inaugurate the 2MW floating wind turbine today, 13 October, after it was ...

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Floatgen Transition Piece In Position

The 2MW Floatgen floating wind turbine project has reached another milestone with the installation of the ...

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Ideol's Floatgen Foundation Hits the Water

The square ring-shaped floating foundation, the heart of the Floatgen floating wind project, was launched yesterday ...

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Bourbon Installs Floatgen Mooring System at SEM-REV Site

France-based offshore services provider Bourbon has completed the installation of the mooring system for the ...

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Euskalforging to Supply Floatgen Flanges

Euskalforging, the manufacturer of seamless rolled rings, has signed a contract to supply all the flanges for the ...

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Bourbon to Install First French Floater

France-based offshore services provider Bourbon has won a contract for the mooring installation of the first ...

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Photo of the Day: Floatgen Halfway There

The 2MW Floatgen floating wind turbine has started taking shape in the Port of Saint-Nazaire with over 50% of the ...

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Ideol Picks Vestas Turbine for Floatgen

French floating foundations designer Ideol will use a 2MW Vestas V80 wind turbine for the Floatgen project, the ...

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OCTRA Hired for Floatgen Works

French transport engineering company, OCTRA, has been contracted to supply the construction barges as well as ...

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Floatgen Construction Progressing According to Schedule

The construction works on Ideol’s Floatgen project have started this month, as announced in June,with the ...

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Construction of First French Offshore Wind Turbine Kicks Off

The construction of the first wind turbine to be installed off the French coast – Floatgen – was officially ...

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Le Béon, Partners to Provide Material for Floatgen Moorings

Ecole Centrale de Nantes (ECN), a French engineering school and research institution, has selected an international ...

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