April 24 - A2SEA will provide its purpose-built offshore installation vessel, Sea Challenger, to install 32 wind turbines at Dong Energy's Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm in the UK.
"We are proud of being able to install the impressive MHI Vestas 8 MW turbine for the first time offshore. Our experienced crew both onshore and offshore is ready for yet another seamless, well-planned and safe operation," says Jens Frederik Hansen, ceo at A2SEA.
The Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm is located west of the Burbo Bank operational wind farm in Liverpool Bay. When fully commissioned, the extension will provide electricity to an additional 180,000 homes by 2017.