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Installing offshore wind foundations while afloat

Foundations for the next generation offshore wind turbines will increasingly be installed with floating vessels instead of jack-up vessels. “We have already considered foundations that have never been installed before.” Wind Energy Magazine – No 4, 2018 – Text Jan Spoelstra During Offshore Energy 2018, from 22 to 24 October in Amsterdam, Vuyk Engineering Rotterdam…

Seafox 5 joins Fred. Olsen Windcarrier fleet

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has taken 51% ownership in Seafox International Group’s jack-up vessel Seafox 5. The vessel will join Fred. Olsen Windcarrier’s other two transportation and installation vessels for the offshore wind industry, the Brave Tern and Bold Tern. Fred. Olsen Windcarrier will include the Seafox 5 under its commercial, technical and administrative management as…

Jan De Nul baptises offshore installation vessel Taillevent

Today Jan De Nul Group named today its latest fleet addition, the offshore installation vessel Taillevent, in the Belgian port of Ostend. The christening was performed by Miss Pauline Stassijns, granddaughter of Director Dirk De Nul, in the presence of family, employees and their guests. The vessel was formerly known as the MPI Discovery but…