Friday, October 15, 2021
Les Alizés wind installation vessel illustration
Offshore

Ørsted Hires Jan De Nul’s Next-Generation Offshore Installation Vessel for German Wind Projects

Luxembourg-based Jan De Nul Group has been awarded a contract to transport and install monopolies for two offshore wind projects in Germany under development by Danish renewable energy company Ørsted...

3 mins ago
Total Views: 2

Monday, October 4, 2021
van oord mega wtiv
Offshore

Van Oord Orders ‘Mega’ Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Rotterdam-based Van Oord has placed an order for a new ‘mega’ wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) capable fo installing up to 20 MW offshore wind turbines. The jack-up vessel will...

October 4, 2021
Total Views: 3332

Thursday, September 23, 2021
Offshore

New Hydrogen-Ready Wind Turbine Installation Vessel Design Gets ABS Stamp of Approval

The American Bureau of Shipping has stamp of approval on the design of a new hydrogen-ready wind turbine installation vessel intended for the U.S. market. The Approval in Principal was...

September 23, 2021
Total Views: 3260

Thursday, August 5, 2021
seajacks
Offshore

Eneti to Become Leading Wind Turbine Installation Vessel Company with Acquisition of Seajacks

Emanuele Lauro shocked the shipping industry and Wall Street last summer when he announced that Scorpio Bulkers, the NYSE-listed dry bulk shipping company he founded in 2013, would transition away...

August 5, 2021
Total Views: 1017

Monday, July 26, 2021
Offshore

Wind Turbine Installation Vessel Capsizes Off China

Four people are missing after a wind turbine installation vessel partially capsized in the South China Sea off Huizhou, China. The WTIV Shengping 001 was working on China General Nuclear...

July 26, 2021
Total Views: 11315

Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Cadeler wtiv
Offshore

Order Placed for Two of the World’s Largest Wind Turbine Installation Vessels

Copenhagen-based wind turbine installation vessel provided Cadeler has placed an order at COSCO for two of the world’s largest WTIVs. The two vessels will be constructed at COSCO Shipping Heavy...

June 30, 2021
Total Views: 10647

Monday, June 21, 2021
Shipbuilding

Knud E. Hansen Unveils New Wind Turbine Installation Vessel Design

Danish naval architecture firm Knud E. Hansen has unveiled a new Wind Turbine Installation Vessel design designed to transport and install turbines at large-scale offshore wind farms. The design, known...

June 21, 2021
Total Views: 2506

Wednesday, June 2, 2021
dominion energy wtiv
Offshore

New Ship Will Play Key Role in America’s Offshore Wind Ambitions

By Josh Saul (Bloomberg) — A Dominion Energy Inc. ship being built to install offshore wind farms will be the first to comply with a U.S. domestic transport mandate, with the...

June 2, 2021
Total Views: 2173

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
dominion energy wtiv
Offshore

Dominion Energy Reaches Deal on Charter of First Jones Act-Compliant Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

The first Jones Act-compliant wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) has received its first charter for the construction of two offshore wind farms in the U.S. Northeast. The chartering of the...

June 1, 2021
Total Views: 3480

Friday, April 9, 2021
shi eco wtiv
Offshore

Samsung Heavy Industry Unveils New Wind Turbine Installation Vessel Design

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has unveiled a new proprietary Wind Turbine Installation Vessel (WTIV) design that the shipyard will market to the growing offshore wind industry. SHI says...

April 9, 2021
Total Views: 12540

Friday, April 2, 2021
deme wind turbine installation vessel
Offshore

First Large-Scale Offshore Wind Project in U.S. Selects DEME-Foss Partnership for Wind Turbine Installation Work

The first large-scale offshore wind farm in the United States has selected a U.S.-based arm of Belgian marine services provider DEME to transport and install wind turbine generators for the...

April 2, 2021
Total Views: 6829

Thursday, March 18, 2021
dominion energy wind turbine installation vessel
Offshore

Kongsberg to Equip First U.S.-Built Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Kongsberg Maritime has received $40 million contract to supply equipment for the first Wind Turbine Installation Vessel being built in the United States. The WTIV is under construction at the...

March 18, 2021
Total Views: 4673

Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Offshore

New Offshore Wind Foundation Installation Vessel ‘Alfa Lift’ Launched in China

The new offshore wind foundation installation vessel Alfa Lift has been floated out of dry dock at the China Merchants Heavy Industries (CMHI) shipyard where the semi-submersible is under construction...

March 2, 2021
Total Views: 4200

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
dominion energy wind turbine installation vessel
Offshore

New Details on First Jones Act-Compliant Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

We’re getting new details about the United States’ first Jones Act-compliant offshore wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) seen as critical to developing the nation’s offshore wind industry. We just learned...

February 24, 2021
Total Views: 7641

Monday, December 2, 2019
Les alizes offshore crane vessel
Maritime News

Jan De Nul Orders Second Next-Generation Offshore Crane Vessel

Luxembourg-based marine services company Jan De Nul has ordered a second next-generation offshore wind turbine installation vessel. The new vessel, named Les Alizés, will be built at China Merchants Industry...

December 2, 2019
Total Views: 30

Thursday, August 15, 2019
offshore wind farm
Maritime News

Jan De Nul Wins Offshore Wind Contract in Denmark

Belgium-based Jan De Nul says it has secured a contract from Vattenfall Vindkraft Kriegers Flak to transport and install 72 large offshore wing turbines for the Kriegers Flak Offshore Wind...

August 15, 2019
Total Views: 5

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Voltaire offshore wind installation vessel
Maritime News

Jan De Nul Orders World’s Most-Capable Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Belgian offshore construction and dredging group Jan De Nul has placed an order for its third and largest offshore wind turbine installation group at COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry in China....

May 29, 2019
Total Views: 159

Monday, May 13, 2019
offshore wind turbine installation
Maritime News

The Offshore Wind Industry Needs Bigger Boats. Much Bigger

By Lars Paulsson, Jeremy Hodges and Chris Martin (Bloomberg) — How do you install a wind turbine almost the size of the Chrysler building in the open ocean? Just get...

May 13, 2019
Total Views: 74

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
world's most powerful offshore wind turbine installation
Maritime News

Time-Lapse: World’s Most Powerful Offshore Wind Turbine Installed Off Scotland

A time-lapse video has been posted online showing last months installation of the world’s most power wind turbine at Vattenfall’s European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre located just off the north-east...

May 16, 2018
Total Views: 59

Friday, September 9, 2016
News

Ship Photos of the Day – World’s Biggest Wind Turbine Installed Offshore England

Danish energy company Dong Energy this week completed the installation of the first of 32 8MW wind turbines at the Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm off the coast of Liverpool,...

September 9, 2016
Total Views: 20