New ISO standard for ports and marine operations

Rubrik:  With their structures based at sea, building offshore wind farms poses a number of challenges. A new ISO standard for ports and marine operations for offshore wind energy structures wants to significantly reduce those challenges.

Baltic Taucherei completes its first grouting job

JDR wins major renewables contract for Rampion Offshore Wind Farm

Rubrik:  JDR, a leading provider of technology connecting the global offshore energy industry, has been awarded a contract by energy company, E.ON, alongside partners the UK Green Investment Bank plc (GIB), to supply its subsea cabling technology and services for the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm.

Ctruk hands over first workboat built at new Colchester facility

Rubrik:  CTruk Boats formally handed over the first new craft built at its River Colne production facility in Colchester when the latest MPC22 offshore wind farm service vessel (WFSV) was officially named by owner CWind at the Seawork show in Southampton.

Denmark: the race for near shore wind projects

Rubrik:  Three companies recently pre-qualified to build near shore wind projects off the Danish coast. They are now battling to reduce the price – and win the tenders.

GRS opens office in Aberdeen

“Make the offshore workplace incident-free”

CT Offshore installs first cable on Gode Wind

Rubrik:  On 8 June 2015, CT Offshore’s Cable Laying Vessel SIA installed the first cable on Dong Energy’s Gode Wind offshore wind farm in the German part of the North Sea. SIA will install all of the 97 inter-array cables.

ScottishPower Renewables chooses Siemens for East Anglia One

ScottishPower Renewables has selected Siemens as turbine supplier for the East Anglia One offshore windfarm, in the biggest deal ever concluded for a consented project in the UK’s wind energy sector. The turbine agreement will see up to 102 of Siemens’ 7 MW turbines supplied. Rubrik: 

Grouting operations at Amrumbank finished

ITW has finished grouting work at Amrumbank offshore wind farm. The connections between transition piece and monopile have been grouted with the cementitious material Ducorit and the installation was completed by highly skilled supervisors. Rubrik: