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SBM Offshore’s floater design granted AIP

SBM Offshore’s innovative wind floater design has been granted an Approval in Principle (AIP) by classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS). The design was developed for a site offshore France. The AIP is also applicable to the design’s floater’s mooring system and a featured…

Van Oord makes FaunaGuard available to other parties

Van Oord and Ace Aquatec have formed a strategic partnership whereby the FaunaGuard, an innovative acoustic sound device, will be made available to all marine contractors and other interested parties. Previously it was only used by Van Oord. The FaunaGuard was developed to protect marine…

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Dutch consultancy company helps client win important offshore tender

Article Wind Energy Magazine 03 2018  Canadian independent power producer Northland Power and its project partners Yushan Energy and Mitsui have recently won the second Taiwanese offshore wind tender. With support of the Netherlands-based BLIX Consultancy BV, which has played a critical role within Northland’s…

Dutch content at WindEnergy Hamburg 2018

From 25 to 28 September some 35,000 wind energy experts from all over the world gather at the Global Wind Summit event in Hamburg to share ideas, experiences and discuss future developments and requirements. It houses two wind energy events; WindEurope’s global on & offshore…