Project update news

  • project update, politics & business

    Centrica sells Lynn and Inner Dowsing offshore wind farms

    UK Green Investment Bank Offshore Wind Fund and funds managed by BlackRock invest £ 423 million in the acquisition of GLID from Centrica and EIG. Hereinafter, Lynn and Inner Dowsing will become UK’s... read more
  • project update, politics & business

    EnBW and Iberdrola conclude service contract for Wikinger

    EnBW will provide services for the construction of the Wikinger offshore wind farm in the German Baltic Sea to Iberdrola. The contract runs for two years and covers services dealing with the... read more
  • project update, politics & business

    Dong Energy to build 1.2 GW Hornsea project

    Dong Energy has made a final investment decision to build the Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm in the UK. With a capacity of 1.2 GW, Hornsea will on completion be the world’s first offshore wind... read more

  • project update, politics & business

    Strabag sells Albatros and OWP West

    Strabag OW EVS, a joint venture of the Austrian company Strabag and the Norderland Group, has sold two of its projects. The offshore wind farm Albatros was acquired by EnBW. The OWP West project was... read more
  • project update, politics & business

    Siemens to equip first Finnish offshore wind farm

    Siemens has been awarded its first commercial offshore wind order from Finland: the company will supply, install and commission 10 wind turbines, each with a capacity of 4 MW and a rotor diameter of... read more
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    Gothaer invests in Nordergründe

    While debt funding for the € 410 million offshore wind project Nordergründe had already been arranged in June 2015 by European Investment Bank (EIB) and KfW IPEX Bank, a new co-investor, Gothaer Leben... read more
  • project update, logistics & operations

    East Anglian seabed scanning discovers German WW1 submarine

    Whilst undertaking detailed seabed scanning for the development of windfarm projects in the East Anglia Zone windfarm developers ScottishPower Renewables and Vattenfall uncovered a wreck of a WW1... read more
  • project update

    FoundOcean completes grouting at Gemini wind farm

    FoundOcean has completed the grouting of the foundations at Gemini wind farm on behalf of the main contractor, Van Oord. For the first time, BASF’s new grouting material MasterFlow 9800 was used. read more
  • project update

    Borkum Riffgrund 1 - The emergence

    End of May, the last turbine was built up and in October Dong Energy celebrated the opening of its first offshore wind farm in Germany: Borkum Riffgrund 1. A video shows how the offshore wind park has... read more
  • project update, politics & business

    Isleburn to build suction anchors for floating wind farm

    Statoil have awarded Isleburn with a contract for the provision of the suction anchors to the world’s first floating wind farm: The Hywind pilot park offshore Peterhead in Aberdeenshire. Isleburn Ltd... read more