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  • 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.

  • Mammoet load out Dutch offshore windfarm, july 2020 copy

    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.

  • PWEA-PolandOffshoreWind

    ​Poland promotes offshore wind potential


    The Polish government has published a revised strategy to boost offshore wind energy projects in its waters. State support in the form of Contracts for Difference (CfD) will be issued for 5.9 GW of capacity – up from a previously announced 4.6 GW – according to the Polish Wind Energy Association (PWEA).

  • Sleipnir removes Jotun jacket, july 2020

    Sleipnir removes Jotun jacket


    Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) has removed the 8,100-tonne Jotun-B jacket in the Norwegian part of the North Sea on behalf of Vår Energi.

  • TPC Taiwan - Pin pile installation by Jan De Nul Group, july 2020

    Jan De Nul begins installation for Changhua project


    Jan De Nul has commenced offshore installation operations at Taiwan’s Changhua offshore wind farm with the installation of the first twelve pin piles.

  • Xellz acquires more land at Rosslare, july 2020

    Xellz acquires more land at Rosslare


    Xellz has acquired an additional 100,000 sq m of land in Rosslare, Republic of Ireland, as it progresses its plans to create a free economic zone (FEZ) at the port.

  • Huisman to deliver OMC for Green Jade Taiwan, july 2020

    Huisman to deliver Green Jade OMC


    Huisman will deliver an offshore mast crane (OMC) that will be installed on the offshore construction vessel Green Jade, which will be deployed in the Taiwanese offshore wind energy market.

  • DEME installs first jacket foundation at Moray East offshore wind farm, july 2020

    First jacket in place at Moray East


    DEME Offshore has installed the first jacket foundation at the 950 MW Moray East offshore wind farm in Scotland.

  • Wind feeder barge, july 2020

    Wind Feeder barge unveiled


    A specialised vessel – the Wind Feeder Barge – has been developed by Germany-based Port Feeder Barge to provide heavy lift transport solutions in rivers and coastal waters.

  • LOC awarded Johan Sverdrup work, july 2020

    LOC awarded Johan Sverdrup work


    International marine and engineering consultancy firm LOC Group will provide marine warranty surveyor services for the second phase of Equinor’s Johan Sverdrup oilfield development in the North Sea.

  • Brent Alpha arrives at Able Seaton Port, july 2020

    Able to decommission Brent Alpha


    Demolition contractor and port services provider Able has received the 17,000-tonne Brent Alpha platform in preparation for dismantling and recycling.