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Van Oord wins first cable installation contract in Taiwan

Van Oord has been awarded a cable installation contract by Ørsted for the Taiwanese Greater Changhua 1 & 2a offshore wind farms. It is the company’s first cable contract in Taiwan. The 900 MW Greater Changhua are located between 35 and 60 kilometres off the west coast of Changhua County, Taiwan. Van Oord is responsible for…

Van Oord’s Nexus installed inter array cables Deutsche Bucht

Van Oord has installed more than 40 kilometres of inter array cables for the 269 MW Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm, in the German Bight. The contractor used its cable laying vessel Nexus to perform the work. Nexus installed the cables at 40 metres water depth, at a rate of up to three cables per…

Van Oord and GeoSea to install Borssele 1+2

Ørsted announced today that it has contracted Van Oord and GeoSea for the installation of the 752 MW Borssele 1+2 offshore wind farm. The Borssele 1+2 site is located 23 kilometres from the coast of Zeeland (Westkappele). The construction is scheduled for 2020. GeoSea (part of DEME) will be responsible for the transportation and installation…

Aanleg offshore windpark Norther van start

Deze maand gaat de aanleg van offshore windpark Norther in de Belgische Noordzee van start. Hoofdaannemer Van Oord heeft Tideway gecontracteerd voor het storten van stenen op de zeebodem om de turbinelocaties te verstevigen. Het park ligt op zo’n 23 kilometer uit de kust van Zeebrugge. In totaal komen er 44 windturbines van het type…