Politics & business news

  • project update, politics & business

    Offshore works at Aberdeen Wind Farm completed

    Fugro has completed offshore works undertaken in preparation for full construction of the European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre at Aberdeen Bay, Scotland. This new facility will provide a platform... read more
  • politics & business

    Marine and Helicopter Coordination Centre by Dong Energy

    Dong Energy has commissioned a centralised hub for the support of their UK offshore wind farm construction. SeaPlanner will be system provider for this new Marine and Helicopter Coordination Centre (... read more
  • politics & business

    Siemens commissions new offshore base port in Eemshaven

    Siemens wants to build a new offshore service hub in the Dutch port of Eemshaven. The site will be used as a base port for the operation and maintenance services that Siemens will supply for the Dutch... read more

  • project update, politics & business

    ABB is building the connection for the 1.2-GW wind farm Hornsea Project One

    ABB has been commissioned by the Danish energy company Dong Energy to build a 220-kilovolt high-voltage cable system. The system will connect the offshore wind farm Hornsea Project One in the North... read more
  • politics & business

    MHI Vestas Offshore Wind doubles its presence at Danish Port of Esbjerg

    The offshore expert MHI Vestas Offshore Wind increases its lease at the Danish Port of Esbjerg from 54,200 to 138,000 m². The space will be used for pre-assembly and shipment of offshore wind turbine... read more
  • politics & business

    UK’s strengthens project pipeline

    The Crown Estate has announced agreements with offshore wind developers ScottishPower Renewables, Vattenfall and Dong Energy, which have reconfigured or identified new projects within their respective... read more
  • politics & business

    ABB gets order for Kriegers Flak onshore converter

    ABB has received an order worth around US$140 million from transmission system operators Energinet.dk in Denmark and 50Hertz Transmission in Germany to design, supply and install a HVDC onshore... read more
  • politics & business

    Boskalis strengthens position

    Boskalis has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to acquire offshore activities from VolkerWessels. Under the intended transaction, Boskalis will acquire maritime and offshore wind energy related... read more
  • logistics & operations, politics & business

    Lindø launches port extension

    Lindø port of Odense has started a port extension for DKK358 million. Once the construction work is completed, Lindø port will dispose of an additional 500,000m2 of harbour area and new quays... read more
  • politics & business

    Earlier than expected

    Andreas Wellbrock was actually scheduled to become WAB’s CEO on 1 June. Now he’ll be getting down to business two months earlier. Wellbrock has ambitious plans and wants to approach members directly. read more