Offshore news – Page 4

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    Fred. Olsen wins wind work


    Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has been awarded a conditional contract with Liwei Wind Power for the transport and installation of 36 Vestas wind turbines for the Guanyin offshore wind farm in Taiwan.

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    Boskalis reports strong operational results


    Royal Boskalis Westminster reported an increased operating result for the first half of 2020, compared to the same period of 2019. Nevertheless, the company saw a net loss of EUR96.4 million (USD86.6 million) for the period.

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    BWS executes blade rack moves


    At the port of Esbjerg, Denmark, Blue Water Shipping (BWS) has moved blade racks from the quayside to a storage area at the rear of the port.

  • Rune Magnus Lundetræ screenshot], august 2020

    Lundetræ joins OHT executive board


    Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) has made a push into the offshore wind turbine installation market in recent months through its subsidiary, VIND Offshore Installation. VIND’s founder, Rune Magnus Lundetræ, has been appointed to the executive board at OHT.

  • Buss-Drone-acquisition

    Buss expands portfolio


    Buss Energy Group has acquired a 24.9 percent stake in Aero Enterprise – a drone specialist that offers inspection services for onshore and offshore wind turbines.

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    More progress for Moray


    DEME Offshore has installed two offshore substation platforms (OSP) and 20 jacket foundations for the 950 MW Moray East wind farm in Scotland.

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    Heerema removes Brent Alpha jacket


    Heerema Marine Contractors’ semi-submersible crane vessel Sleipnir has removed Shell’s 10,200-tonne Brent Alpha jacket, located off the coast of the UK.

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    AqualisBraemar to oversee newbuild works


    AqualisBraemar will oversee the construction of two newbuild self-elevating wind turbine installation vessels that will be delivered to OuYang Offshore.

  • Oav Hetland,ocean installer

    Ocean Installer adds offshore wind division


    Norway-headquartered Ocean Installer has launched a business segment dedicated to offshore wind farm development.

  • Jan de nul dogger bank august 2020

    Jan De Nul lands Dogger Bank contract


    Jan De Nul Group has been awarded a transport and installation contract for the first two phases of the Dogger Bank offshore wind farm, off the coast of the UK.

  • Scorpio moves into offshore wind sector, august 2020

    Scorpio looks to wind installation work


    Scorpio Bulkers has signed a letter of intent with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering for the construction of a wind turbine installation vessel.

  • Solis Marine supports mobilisation of offshore installation vessel ‘Jumbo Javelin’ in Singapore, august 2020

    Solis Marine teams up with Jumbo


    Solis Marine has provided assistance to Jumbo during the mobilisation of the heavy lift crane vessel Jumbo Javelin, which will be used for the Yunlin offshore wind farm project in Taiwan.

  • Taiwan - Formosa 2 Project - BBC Onyx loaded with pin piles

    Jan De Nul delivers for Formosa 2


    Jan De Nul Group has transported the first batch of 26 pin piles for Taiwan’s Formosa 2 offshore wind farm onboard BBC Chartering’s vessel BBC Onyx.

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    Dogger Bank progresses as offshore wind booms in the UK


    The Dogger Bank offshore wind project off the coast of the UK is progressing, with the SSE Renewables and Equinor joint venture firming up agreements with key suppliers. Other offshore wind developments off the coast of the UK are also moving at pace. 

  • OHT orders installation vessels, july 2020

    ​OHT orders installation vessels


    Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT), through its subsidiary VIND Offshore Installation, has signed an agreement with China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) in Jiangsu, China, for the construction of two wind turbine installation vessels, with the option for a further two units.

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    Ramps secures Suriname contract


    Petronas’ subsidiary in Suriname has awarded Ramps Logistics with a contract to provide shorebase support and logistics services for its upcoming drilling campaign at the Sloanea-1 well.

  • Northumberland Energy Park Phase 1 takes shape, july 2020

    Northumberland Energy Park Phase 1 takes shape


    Work has begun on the construction of a temporary works cofferdam at Northumberland Energy Park Phase 1 in Blyth, UK, which enables the construction of a new dock.

  • Boldwind july 2020

    Boldwind arrives in Denmark


    United Wind Logistics – part of the United Group – has transported eight turbine blades for MHI Vestas Offshore wind aboard its vessel Boldwind.

  • OHT delivers to Moray East, july 2020

    Jackets delivered to Moray East


    Offshore Heavy Transport’s (OHT) vessel Hawk has delivered nine wind turbine jackets and one substation platform to the port of Nigg, Scotland, for the Moray East offshore wind farm.

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    Mammoet completes load-out


    Mammoet has loaded out a 3,200-tonne jacket foundation and accompanying piles onto the heavy transport vessel Hua Xing Long at Eversendai’s offshore fabrication yard, in Ras al Khaimah in the UAE.