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Fugro completes UXO survey for Hollandse Kust Zuid

Fugro completed an unexploded ordnance (UXO) risk mitigation project on the cable route for the Hollandse Kust Zuid offshore wind zone. The route was confirmed clear of UXO risk meaning the final UXO clearance certificate could be handed to TenneT, responsible for the grid connection of the future wind farm. The 13-month project involved surveying…

Fugro bags first South Korean offshore wind deal

Fugro enters the South Korean offshore wind market. The geo-data specialist has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Korean Underwater Survey Technology 21 (UST21).  The agreement with UST21 will facilitate collaboration on marine projects in South Korean waters, whereby Fugro will expand UST21’s local hydrography capacity to provide site characterisation services, including geotechnical, geophysical…

Fugro to perform geotechnical investigations in the German North Sea and Baltic Sea

Fugro will be performing geotechnical site investigations at potential offshore wind farm development areas in the German North Sea and Baltic Sea. The company was awarded a multi-annual contract by Germany’s Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (Das Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie (BSH)). The contract has a value of approximately 25 million euro. The starting date is targeted…

Fugro awarded contract from TenneT for UXO services

Fugro was recently awarded a multimillion-Euro contract from TenneT for UXO (unexploded ordnance) services at an offshore wind farm development in Dutch coastal waters. The contract follows previous involvement in route survey activities at the site.   Fugro will use the DP2 multipurpose vessel Atlantis Dweller  The vessel is permanently equipped with a work class remotely operated…

Fugro and L3 ASV to develop autonomous survey vessels

Fugro signed a joint development agreement with L3 ASV, a leader in the field of unmanned and autonomous vessel technology, to create a variety of fit-for-purpose unmanned surface vessels (USVs). The first USV to be delivered by the companies is designed for medium- to large-scale hydrographic survey applications. The vessel delivery is scheduled for Q2…

Fugro doet geotechnisch onderzoek voor Brits windpark

Ingenieursbureau Fugro begint binnenkort met geotechnisch onderzoek ter voorbereiding van de ontwikkeling van het Britse windmolenpark Creyke Beck. Dit park wordt gebouwd op 130 kilometer uit de kust bij Yorkshire. Onderzoekvaartuig Despina zal op verschillende tijdstippen en locaties in het gebied werkzaamheden verrichten, waarbij een veiligheidscorridor van 500 meter van kracht zal zijn. “Tijdens de…

Fugro onderzoekt zeebodem voor aanleg Frans windpark

Bodemonderzoeker Fugro is deze maand begonnen met geotechnisch onderzoek voor de bouw van een 480 MW offshore windpark voor de kust van Saint-Nazaire. Tijdens het eerste deel van de campagne, in 2015, heeft Fugro de bodemconditie voor de eerste helft van de tachtig te plaatsen fundaties onderzocht. In de maanden mei tot juli worden de…