Tag Archive for Ørsted

Launch #TalentForEnergy youth community

Yesterday, #TalentForEnergy, the first youth wind energy community was launched at the CONTACTA event in Goes. Students from the minor Offshore Renewable Energy at the HZ University of Applied Sciences and from Scalda Winddock signed a pledge to become ambassadors for the wind energy sector. As part of their role, they will be organising guest…

Nexans to deliver cables for Borssele 1 + 2

German cable manufacturer Nexans will supply and install the inter-array cables and associated accessories for Borssele 1 + 2. Nexans was awarded the contract by Ørsted. It is the first under a new five-year multimillion-euro framework agreement recently signed by the two companies. It concerns three-phase 66 kV copper cables with two cross-sections, rated at…

Foundation suppliers Borssele 1+2 announced

Ørsted announced the suppliers for the monopiles and transition pieces for the 752 MW offshore wind farm Borssele 1+2. Sif and EEW SPC received the contract for the delivery of half of the 94 monopile foundations for the Siemens Gamesa 8 MW turbines while Danish Bladt Industries and EEW OSB will deliver 35 transition pieces,…

Wind energy related agreements signed during Dutch State Visit

Several Dutch and UK companies have signed commercial agreements together in the area of wind energy at the UK Netherlands Innovation Showcase event as part of the Dutch State Visit. Ørsted signed a contract with Teesside-based EEW OSB for the delivery of 35 transition pieced for the Borssele 1 + 2 offshore wind farm. For…

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…

Steven Engels new country manager for the Netherlands at Ørsted

Ørsted has appointed Steven Engels as General Manager Continental Western Europe. He will be responsible for Ørsted’s market development in this region. Engels will also assume the role of country manager the Netherlands. He succeeds Jasper Vis who has been in this role for the past 6 years and has led Ørsted to a successful entry…

Cordeel builds maintenance base Ørsted in Vlissingen

Cordeel will build the maintenance base for the Borssele 1 + 2 wind farm at Ørsted sea in the fourth quarter of 2018, in Vlissingen-Buitenhaven. The construction and maintenance of the wind farm are coordinated from this location. Cordeel Nederland is an all-round contracting company that specializes in industrial buildings. Cordeel has had a branch…

Green light for maintenance base Ørsted in Vlissingen

Ørsted has been granted permits to build the maintenance base for Borssele 1 + 2 offshore wind farm in Vlissingen-Buitenhaven (North Sea Port). Earlier this year, an agreement was already signed with North Sea Port for the use of the port and the establishment of the maintenance location. In 2017, Ørsted and the port authority…

Siemens Gamesa received mega order for Hornsea 2

With the official signing of the wind turbine order with Siemens Gamesa the developer and operator Ørsted has now kicked off the largest offshore wind project to date. The new SG 8.0-167 DD is equipped with a rotor 167 metres in diameter. The blades, 81.5 meters long, deliver an 18% wider swept area and 20%…

Van Oord voegt ingraven van kabels toe aan offshore activiteiten

Met een op afstand aangestuurd trench jetting- en snijsysteem kan Van Oord nu ook het leggen en begraven van kabels verzorgen bij de bouw van offshore windparken. De nieuwe technologie wordt voor het eerst ingezet bij de bouw van Borkum Riffgrund 2 in het Duitse deel van de Noordzee. De maritieme aannemer maakt hiervoor gebruik…