Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Hornsea turbine installation complete

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier’s installation vessel Bold Tern and DEME’s Sea Challenger have completed the installation of wind turbines at the Hornsea One offshore wind farm.

Photo credit:Roy Endre Åmås

Installation of the Siemens Gamesa SWT-7.0-154 turbines began in February 2019.

Hans-Petter Austad, project manager at Fred. Olsen Windcarrier, said: “In close cooperation with our client Ørsted and installation contractor Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, we have installed 91 turbines safely and efficiently on the Hornsea One offshore wind farm. The installation vessel Bold Tern has had an excellent performance during the operational phase with a minimum of downtime.”

Located off the coast of Yorkshire in the UK, the 1.2 GW wind farm comprises 174 turbines.

Heavy Lift | News

Winners revealed at Heavy Lift Awards thumbnail image

Winners revealed at Heavy Lift Awards

October 16 - Almost 400 guests gathered at the inaugural Heavy Lift Awards ceremony last night at the Hilton Old Town hotel in Antwerp to celebrate the achievements of the heavy lift, specialised transport and project logistics sector.
Views: 593
Marguisa teams up with NileDutch thumbnail image

Marguisa teams up with NileDutch

October 16 - Marguisa has signed an agreement with NileDutch that will see the company’s Calabar service expanded with additional port calls in the Republic of the Congo and São Tomé and Príncipe.
Views: 230
C.H. Robinson delivers thumbnail image

C.H. Robinson delivers

October 16 - C.H. Robinson has delivered cargo for one of Australia’s largest oil and gas producers in less than 24 hours. 
Views: 195

Heavy Lift Across The World

Discover heavy lift and project logistics industry news from around the world by region.