Logisitics & operations news

  • logistics & operations

    Tuco reveals new Dive and ROV Support boats

    Tuco Marine of Denmark discloses two new Dive Support and ROV Support boats. The boats are optimized to be working platforms for underwater work, and work performed on the surface in support of divers... read more
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    G9 publishes report on marine transfer design issues

    A report resulting from the G9 Offshore Wind Health and Safety Association’s first Safe by Design workshop is now available. The report explores a number of key topics associated with the transfer of... read more
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    DolWin beta on journey

    The DolWin beta converter platform left Aibel's yard in Haugesund, Norway. Following a four-day transport stage, the platform will be installed in the DolWin wind cluster in the German North Sea. read more

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    SPARTA system should help reducing costs

    All ten of the UK’s offshore wind farm owner/operators have signed an agreement committing to SPARTA. SPARTA provides anonymously shared data on a wide range of operational issues such as system... read more
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    Ready for Service

    Service Operation Vessels (SOV) are currently being celebrated as the solution for the servicing of offshore wind farms far from the coast. Or rather, celebrated by at least those who are pinning... read more
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    Very lucky indeed

    Is the danger for offshore wind turbines posed by drifting ships with no engine power currently being underestimated? In the case of a multi-purpose freighter in the middle of February, rescue came in... read more
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    Faster, bigger, more efficient

    One vessel for a hundred wind turbines. With this claim and a new tool, Siemens Wind Power intends to revolutionise the servicing of wind farms far from shore. The first ­service ­operation vessel... read more
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    “Make the offshore workplace incident-free”

    The G9 Offshore Wind Health and Safety Association has published its ­second annual incident data report for the offshore wind sector. OWI spoke to Benj Sykes, Chairman of the G9 Board of Directors,... read more
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    Currently being tested

    Maintenance costs rank among the greatest financial risks for an offshore wind farm. Of course, the sector does not yet have long-term experience in this area. Various concepts are now ­being tested... read more
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    A day in the life of a wind turbine engineer

    A short film by Broadcast Media Services (BMS) is telling the story of a typical day in the life of a wind turbine engineer working on London Array offshore wind farm. read more

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