Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has been awarded a contract by EDF Renewables for the transport and installation of 54 wind turbines for the Neart na Goithe offshore wind farm.

Photo credit: Fred. Olsen Windcarrier and Mineev Aleksandr.

The project will start in the spring of 2022 and will see Fred. Olsen Windcarrier transport and install Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) SG 9.0-167 DD wind turbines at the project site, located 15.5 km off the coast of Fife, Scotland. 

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier will mobilise one of its jack-up and transfer vessels for the project and will utilise the port of Dundee for loading.