Posts Tagged ‘Wind Farms’

Fugro returns to Ørsted’s Hornsea offshore wind farm sites for geotechnical site investigation

Fugro returns to Ørsted’s Hornsea offshore wind farm sites for geotechnical site investigation
Fugro has commenced marine site characterisation work at the Hornsea Two Offshore Wind Farm site. The contract,awarded by renewable energy company Ørsted, covers geotechnical site investigation and follows other contracts awarded earlier this year for geophysical investigation services...
July 6th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy | Read More

Ireland: HSH finances wind farm and expansion of transformer station

Ireland: HSH finances wind farm and expansion of transformer station
Lars Quandel HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is making available to its Irish client Seahound Wind Developments Limited long-term project finance of just under € 40 million to realise the Letteragh wind farm project in the west of the Irish Republic. The farm with its six wind energy plants of the Enercon...
June 19th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Energy | Read More

CWIND to use BareFLEET across entire CTV fleet

CWIND to use BareFLEET across entire CTV fleet
Cwind vessel BareFLEET, the award winning fleet monitoring system launched by marine innovation company Reygar, will be installed across CWind’s full fleet of Crew Transfer Vessels (CTV). CWind’s CTVs play a big role in supporting offshore wind turbine construction and maintenance for wind farm operators....
May 17th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

FUGRO returns to Hollandse Kust wind farm for marine site characterisation control

FUGRO returns to Hollandse Kust wind farm for marine site characterisation control
Fugro Synergy  – Fugro’s specialised support for the offshore wind industry includes state-of-the-art geotechnical drilling vessel, Fugro Synergy, and innovative technology to reduce operational costs and ensure high quality seabed data. Fugro is set to commence a site characterisation programme...
April 3rd, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

HSH financing Carrickallen wind farm project in the Republic of Ireland

HSH financing Carrickallen wind farm project in the Republic of Ireland
Lars Quandel HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is providing Galetech Energy Developments (GED) with long-term finance amounting to about € 43 million for construction of the Carrickallen wind farm project in the Republic of Ireland. The farm is located in County Cavan, surrounded by hilly agricultural land...
December 7th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Energy, Finance | Read More

HSH finances Europe’s largest wind farm – electricity for 500,000 households

HSH finances Europe’s largest wind farm – electricity for 500,000 households
Lars Quandel HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank as part of a syndicate of banks is financing Europe’s largest wind farm installation with an amount of Euro 500 million, the 650-MW Markbydgen ETT project in North Sweden. In addition to HSH Nordbank, the syndicate includes Nord LB, KfW IPEX, the EIB and Euler...
November 13th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Energy, Finance | Read More

FUGRO boosts offshore wind projects in Taiwan

FUGRO boosts offshore wind projects in Taiwan
The Fugro Equinbox Global experience at over 100 offshore wind farms has led to involvement for Fugro in the emerging offshore wind farm market in Taiwan.  Complementing its 30 years of experience offshore Taiwan, Fugro has completed geotechnical and geophysical surveys for feasibility studies, installation,...
October 13th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Technical, Technology | Read More

Floating wind farms as vectors for the spread of invasive species

Floating wind farms as vectors for the spread of invasive species
Research begun by the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) looks at how floating wind farms could provide a new route for invasive species to spread across the oceans. The movement of marine species from their native territory to other regions where they can have devastating effects on local...
January 19th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, IMarEST | Read More

SeaRenergy and SMC awarded with a contract for Offshore Support Services on the Veja Mate Offshore Wind farm

SeaRenergy and SMC awarded with a contract for Offshore Support Services on the Veja Mate Offshore Wind farm
SeaRenergy and SMC will provide a broad range of offshore support services to Veja Mate. The services will start 01. November 2016 with the preparation of the foundations and transition pieces for the installation of the towers and turbines and has an initial term of 150 days. The scope of work includes: Full...
November 15th, 2016 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Construction, Energy, Environment | Read More

Fugro’s cable lay spread reduces vessel downtime…

Fugro’s cable lay spread reduces vessel downtime…
Fugro ensures the continuation of subsea operations in strong currents with a new track base unit that enables its ROV to run along the seabed instead of flying through the water. FUGRO’S CABLE LAY SPREAD REDUCES VESSEL DOWNTIME AT OFFSHORE WIND FARM DEVELOPMENTS An innovative development by Fugro...
September 20th, 2016 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

FUGRO provides crucial info for wind farm developers…

FUGRO provides crucial info for wind farm developers…
mv Bucentaur FUGRO PROVIDES CRUCIAL INFORMATION FOR WIND FARM DEVELOPERS IN THE NETHERLANDS Fugro has been contracted by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency, part of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, to execute the geotechnical site investigation and geological modelling of sites I and II of the future...
April 15th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, News, Underwater Shipping | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances second wind farm in Finland

HSH Nordbank finances second wind farm in Finland
Patrick Miljes HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank has provided project finance for the second wind farm in Finland. The Bank made long-term finance of some EUR 45.2 million available to the second part of the Ylivieska Pajukoski project, consisting of seven Vestas V126 turbines with a hub height of 137 meters...
February 25th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Energy, Finance | Read More

Fugro’s new offshore wind farm drill readies for action

Fugro’s new offshore wind farm drill readies for action
The new T120 drill on top of the Conductor (framework that lifts it above the waves) all in yellow, and also showing the down hole equipment in blue. It will be configured as shown here and attached to the orange steel frame which is fixed to the deck of the transport installation vessel (TIV) Specialist...
November 18th, 2013 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More