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Start construction Windpark De Veenwieken

This month, the first construction activities will start at the 30 MW onshore wind farm Windpark De Veenwieken, located in an area between the municipalities of Ommen and Hardenberg. The construction activities include road construction and connection activities. The road construction will be performed by KWS Infra. The company will also construct the stand place…

Construction outlet at sea for wind farm Borssele in full swing

Omroep Zeeland took a look at the construction of the so-called outlet at sea for the construction of the Borssele wind farm, which should start in 2020. The installation is 26 meters high and 32 meters wide with 200 kilometers of electricity cable. It is located about 23 km off the coast of Westkapelle and…

Van Oord installed jackets at the East Anglia ONE wind farm

Last week Van Oord has started to install the first jackets (of the in total 102) at the East Anglia ONE wind farm. The wind farm’s jackets will be installed at depths of down to 55 metres in the southern North Sea, located 45 kilometres southeast of Lowestoft, UK. ScottishPower Renewables commissioned Van Oord to…

KNMI involved in the latest wind satellite Aeolus

The KNMI (Dutch Meteorological Institute) thinks along with the construction of the newest wind satellite Aeolus that will conduct wind measurements. This new wind satellite is better able to adjust weather models and make better weather forecasts. Now there are weather satellites to make wind measurements at the sea surface, but these are unable to…