After numerous media reports on financial problems of the ST3 Offshore (former Billfinger Mars Offshore) offshore wind farm foundations manufacturer seen since early September, MS TFI SA (state owned company, owner of Mars TFI fund keeping over 30 percent share in ST3 Offshore until recently) released a statement, in […]
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On September 11, 2017, during Baltexpo trade fairs, the intention letter that established a consortium to create a solely Polish fabricated and manufactured, fully-equipped transformer substation that is going to be located on the offshore wind farm, has been signed.
Polish Offshore Wind Energy Society (PTMEW) invites for the 6th edition of “Offshore Wind Logistics & Supplies” International Conference, which will be the best opportunity to learn more on the capabilities of the Polish offshore wind industry and perspectives of the offshore wind energy development in Poland. The conference will […]
Tele-Fonika Kable (TFKable), one of the leading global producers of cables and wires, announced on July 17, it is to acquire JDR Cable Systems (Holdings) Ltd. (JDR), a leading supplier of subsea umbilicals and power cables to the offshore energy industry. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval.
The NKT Victoria cable-laying vessel has been awarded the Ship of the Year 2017 prize in Norway. During a ceremony at the Nor-Shipping exhibition in Lillestrøm, the award was presented to CEO and president of NKT, Michael Hedegaard Lyng, captain Svein Ole Sæter, CEO of Salt Ship Design, Arne Stenersen, […]
The Windea Leibniz wind farm service vessel was delivered on-time from Ulstein Verft to Bernhard Schulte Offshore and ICBC Leasing on 28 February – Ulstein revealed on 2 March, 2017. The SOV was named that day at a ceremony in Ulsteinvik. The vessel will shortly commence service at the Sandbank […]
Siem Offshore Contractors (SOC) announced, that all 73 inner array grid cables of the Veja Mate Offshore Wind Farm have been installed and trenched 10 weeks ahead of schedule. One of the vessels involved in the operation was the Siem Aimery cable layer, entirely built and delivered by the Polish […]
The GSG Towers company, part of the Gdańsk Shipyard Group, has signed a contract with Bladt Industries for the construction of three halves of transformer stations aimed at servicing “Hornsea”, or the largest offshore wind farm in the world. The parts to be produced in Gdańsk will weigh 536 tonnes […]
Szczecin-based Uni-Mebel, a ship interior outfitting company announced on September 21st, that to the order of Poltramp Yard, it had completed outfitting works on a newly built offshore pontoon-barge BoDo Constructor designed for cable laying (mainly on offshore wind farms). The construction of the vessel was commissioned by German company […]
Bladt Industries positively evaluated cooperation with Gdańsk Shipyard Group (GSG). The project consisted of prefabrication of 67 anode cages had lasted from October 2015 to August 2016. The Denmark – based contractor, filling up Customer Satisfaction Evaluation Form, especially pointed out quality of cooperation with GSG Towers commercial department. – […]
Polenergia plans to start construction of the 600MW Baltic Środkowy III (Baltic Middle III) offshore wind farm in the Polish part of the Baltic Sea in 2019, with the operations start planned for 2021 or 2022.
Siem Offshore Contractors announced all 70 kilometres of inter array grid cables on the Nordsee One Offshore Wind Farm in the German Bight of the North Sea have recently been installed, terminated, trenched and tested three weeks ahead of schedule. The operations include deployment of recently delivered high-end Polish, Remontowa Shipbuilding […]
BMO, a leading manufacturer of foundations for the offshore wind industry located in Szczecin (Poland), has a new majority owner. Europoles Renewables GmbH, a subsidiary of Munich based VTC Group, acquired 62,5% of the BMO shares from Bilfinger SE. MARS Fund from Poland will keep 37,5% of the company shares. […]
On 23 June 2016 Ulstein Verft SA delivered to Bernhard Schulte Offshore (BS Offshore) a modern Ulstein designed flexible SOV (service operation vessel), of SX175 design. A partly outfitted hull for the SOV has been built and delivered to Ulstein by Polish company Crist SA. This has been the first […]
The CLV Siem Aimery, the latest vessel added to the Siem Offshore fleet was christened in a modest naming ceremony on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 at the Remontowa Shipbuilding yard (member of the Remontowa Holding) in Gdansk, Poland. Some 30 representatives and partners of Norwegian Owner, as well as managers, […]
On 22nd of January 2016 Nauta Shiprepair Yard launched a partly outfitted Wind Service Operation Vessel (SOV) from the B1 slipway of the former Gdansk Shipyard. To be named Esvagt Njord, the hull was built for Norwegian shipyard – Havyard Ship Technology. It was the first launching ceremony at Nauta in […]