The medical challenges of offshore operations

As offshore projects move further out to sea, crew and personnel transfer times lengthen, requiring medical care to be available in situ in the event of an emergency.

Chevalier Floatels' DP Galyna Secures German OW Work

Chevalier Floatels' walk-to-work (W2W) vessel DP Galyna has won a maintenance contract for a German offshore wind farm.

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Ørsted and HBC Group Resume Subsea Inspection Cooperation

Ørsted has awarded HBC Group with another contract to conduct subsea inspection campaigns at an undisclosed number ...

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Iberdrola Building OW Powerhouse in German Baltic Sea

Iberdrola has been awarded the rights to construct two offshore wind farms totalling 486MW in German waters in the ...

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Innogy Sets Out Kaskasi Timeline

Germany's Bundesnetzagentur has awarded innogy SE with the rights to build and operate the 325MW Kaskasi offshore ...

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Ørsted Goes High and Low in German Offshore Wind Auction

The German Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur) has awarded Ørsted the right to build an additional 551.75MW ...

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Germany Selects Six OW Projects, Zero Subsidy Bids Reappear

Germany's Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur) has selected six offshore wind projects in the second ...

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Ørsted Reveals German Offshore Wind Play

Ørsted has submitted bids in the second competitive offshore wind tender in Germany opened earlier this month, with ...

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Offshore Wind Leads Ampelmann to Germany

Ampelmann has opened an office in Hamburg in response to the growing business in the German offshore wind sector.

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Northern Offshore Services Sets Up German Office

Swedish crew transfer vessel (CTV) operator Northern Offshore Services (N-O-S) is establishing a physical presence ...

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German Federal Council Shelves OW Capacity Increase Talks

Germany's Federal Council (Bundesrat) has removed from the agenda a motion for a capacity increase in the country’s ...

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TenneT Awards Maintenance Contracts

TenneT has awarded Aker Solutions, NSG Wind and Fichtner with contracts for the maintenance of onshore and offshore ...

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HR Wallingford and Rostock Uni Collaborate on Scour Research

HR Wallingford and the University of Rostock are conducting a research on the development of scour on offshore ...

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Germany Sets Out Offshore Wind Tender Rules

Germany's Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur) has announced the terms of the second competitive tender for ...

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Schleswig-Holstein Wants More Offshore Wind

The state government of Schleswig-Holstein has called for an additional expansion of Germany's 2030 and 2035 ...

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OMM in Baltic Sea Boulder Dash

Offshore Marine Management (OMM) has cleared 5,000+ boulders from a 30km area in the German Baltic Sea, creating ...

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TenneT Already Meets 82% of Germany's 2020 OW Target

TenneT's offshore grid connection systems connect a total capacity of 5,332MW of offshore wind energy to land and ...

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German Offshore Wind Farms Breeze Past Generation Record

German offshore wind farms have generated over 17 terawatt-hours (TWh) of electricity in 2017, according to the ...

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Germany Confirms Two Additional Offshore Wind Farm Links

The German Federal Network Agency has added two more offshore wind farm connection systems to the revised Offshore ...

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Umoe Rapid Lands German Offshore Wind Contract

Wavecraft's crew transfer vessel (CTV) Umoe Rapid has won a 12-month charter to provide crew and cargo transfer ...

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New German Study Calls for 20-25GW of Offshore Wind by 2030

Fraunhofer IWES has released an updated study, commissioned by German Offshore Wind Energy Foundation (Stiftung ...

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GE Hires Manor Renewable Energy for Merkur Works

Manor Renewable Energy (MRE) has won a contract to supply temporary power, personnel and a multi-purpose vessel to ...

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