When the installation of foundations goes like clockwork, investors are satisfied. Two Dutch companies demonstrate how this can work with monopiles and transition pieces.
After Dong Energy and Vestas have been cooperating at the Test Centre in Østerild to develop Vestas’ 8 MW turbine since December 2012, it is not a great surprise that Vestas is supplier of choice for the extension of Dong’s offshore wind farm Burbo Bank.
The British offshore wind farm London Array will not be expanded for now. The operator consortium of companies Dong Energy, E.ON and Masdar announced that the planned 'Phase Two' of the world's largest wind farm will not be initiated. The project will continue to have an installed capacity of...
Norstec is a coalition of companies and organisations working to promote the benefits of developing renewable energy in Europe’s northern seas to a broad, non-specialist audience. Offshore Wind Industry spoke to Norstec’s first Chairman, Areva’s UK Wind Country Director Julian Brown.
Alstomhas signed a contract to deliver five offshore wind turbines for Deepwater Wind's 30 MW pilot project Block Islandoff the coast of Rhode Island, USA. The project, which will go into operation in 2016, is one of the first offshore wind farms in the USA and also the first offshore project...
As per a new report by Quartz+Coand MEC Intelligence, the recent developments on policy front, local stakeholder ambitions, and project development indicate a shift towards growth in China’s offshore wind
A new European FP7 project, Leanwind, seeks to address inefficiencies in logistics and transport issues for offshore wind installations and so contribute to the reduction of costs. The project received funding of € 10 million from the European Commission and has a total value of € 15 million....
The Orange Blue Terminal (OBT) at the Dutch port of Eemshaven has taken over transhipment, handling and storage of 77 foundation structures that are intended for the offshore wind farm Borkum Riffgrund 1.
On 20 January, Northern HeliCopter GmbHstationed a rescue helicopter on the island of Heligoland. Its primary purpose is to ensure emergency service for the offshore wind farm Amrumbank West.