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Wind to green seagoing vessels

A wind farm, owned by Eneco, on Landtong Rozenburg, along the Calandkanaal in Rotterdam, will in the near future be supplying green power to seagoing vessels, with Heerema’s giant crane vessels to be the first. Energy company Eneco and the Port of Rotterdam Authority have partnered up to develop and implement this project to demonstrate…

Thialf installs offshore substation Borkum Riffgrund 2

On June 25, 2018, Heerema Marine Contractors installed the topside for the offshore substation (OSS) in the German offshore wind farm Borkum Riffgrund 2, using the SSCV Thialf, the world’s largest crane vessel. Borkum Riffgrund 2 is a project developed by Ørsted and is located about 34 kilometers off the island of Borkum. Heerema was contracted…