Saturday, February 22, 2020

Construction

CdA becomes key player of the European energy transition

Chantiers de l’Atlantique (CdA), one of the leaders in European maritime industry, is associated with the official inauguration of the Arkona offshore wind farm,...

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier wins first contract in Taiwan

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier recently was awarded a contract with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) for the transport and installation of wind turbines on the...

Lee Maynard named new Terex Cranes global sales director

Lee Maynard recently became the new tower cranes global sales director at Terex Cranes. Maynard was previously the Terex Cranes director of sales for...

Collett delivers blades to Kype Muir wind farm

Using its Nooteboom triple extendable Super Wing Carriers, Collett recently delivered 78 turbine blades (26 turbines in total) destined for Kype Muir Wind Farm. Collett’s...

Global Wind Service to assemble towers for East Anglia ONE

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has contracted wind-turbine installation and service company Global Wind Service to assemble 102 towers for East Anglia ONE Offshore Wind...

U.S. installs 5.9 GW in fourth quarter of 2018

The U.S. wind sector installed 5.9 GW of new capacity in the fourth quarter of 2018 to bring the total for the year to...

Enercon using world’s longest semitrailers from Goldhofer

Enercon, Germany’s leading manufacturer of wind-power plants, has added six Goldhofer “VENTUM” flatbed semitrailers with pendular axles to its heavy-duty vehicle fleet. This innovative...

RES completes 80 MW Copenhagen wind project in New York

RES (Renewable Energy Systems), a leader in the development, engineering, and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in the Americas recently...

Fengate, Longroad Energy Partners to build Maine project

Fengate Asset Management (“Fengate”) and Longroad Energy Partners, LLC (“LEP”) recently announced a co-development and financing partnership to develop and construct the 72.6 MW...

Boskalis wins contract for Ostwind 2 grid connections

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded a sizable export cable installation contract for the Ostwind 2 offshore grid connection. The contract was awarded...

Mortenson breaks ground on Rio Bravo Wind Project in Texas

Mortenson announced the start of construction at the Rio Bravo Wind Project located in Starr County, Texas. Rio Bravo is Mortenson’s 34th wind project...

Seaway Heavy Lifting awarded contract with Triton Knoll

With reference to the initial stock announcement on July 19, 2018 by Subsea 7 S.A. Seaway Heavy Lifting, part of Subsea 7 Renewables &...

Vestas enters new market with order for Senegal project

Vestas is providing a customized solution for the 159 MW Parc Eolien Taiba N’Diaye, Senegal’s first large utility-scale wind energy project and the largest...

Gould Services takes over Total Wind Benelux

Gould Services recently reached an agreement to take over the activities of Total Wind Benelux. The agreement applies retroactively from May 1, 2018. Total Wind...

Growth ahead for Taiwanese offshore wind

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) signed 10 Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with a range of suppliers recently in Taipei, Taiwan. The MoUs come as...

New Mexico closer to largest wind farm in western hemisphere

Pattern Development joined New Mexico officials to recognize the job creation and other economic benefits of the state’s growing wind energy industry. Construction is mobilizing...

ALE showcases wind installation expertise in Argentina

ALE has demonstrated its multi-service and wind-specific capabilities while performing the electro-mechanical installation for the Garayalde wind farm project in Argentina. The global heavylifting contractor...

NWA launches workboat apprenticeship to combat offshore crewing challenges

The National Workboat Association (NWA), the safety standards, skills, and trade association for the workboat industry, recently announced the Workboat Crewmember Apprenticeship standard has...

Ørsted orders 165 turbines for Hornsea Two wind power plant

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...

Lagerwey builds first 100% public wind farm in the Netherlands

Lagerwey has been contracted to build a new wind farm for De Windcentrale, which will be the first 100 percent public-owned wind farm in...
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