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  • 20 April 2020
    Project & Tenders

    TenneT has awarded the consortium of Jan De Nul Group and LS Cable & System the contracts for the supply and installation of high voltage cables for the grid connection of the Hollandse Kust Noord and West Alpha offshore wind farms. Jan De Nul Group will take care of the transportation, laying, and protection of […]

  • 26 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Belgian Council of Ministers has, on suggestion of Minister of Energy Marie Christine Marghem, given approval to a royal decree which allows offshore wind farms Rentel and Norther to connect directly to the Elia onshore network. This royal decree was granted because of the framework of the law from May 8, 2014 containing various […]

  • 16 March 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Storage

    The European Commission has released EUR 980 million of funding for key European energy infrastructure projects with major cross-border benefits. The EU funding comes from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), the European support programme for trans-European infrastructure. This is seen as a crucial instrument to deliver on the Green Deal, one of the political priorities […]

  • 3 June 2015

    Offshore Wind Connections 2015, billed as the ‘must attend’ event for everyone interested in this fast growing market, takes place at The Spa Bridlington on June 4, the day before the Yorkshire International Business Convention. The Team Humber Marine Alliance (THMA) organisers have already announced three lead sponsors: Able UK (diamond) and East Riding of […]

  • 10 April 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Dutch cable manufacturer Twentsche Kabel Fabriek (TKF) has revealed further details about the company’s scope of work on the 342 MW Kaskasi offshore wind project. As reported earlier, Seaway 7 awarded TKF with a contract to deliver 33 kV inter-array cables for the wind farm. Under the contract, TKF will manufacture and deliver 52 kilometres […]

  • 3 June 2015

    Offshore Wind Connections 2015, billed as the ‘must attend’ event for everyone interested in this fast growing market, takes place at The Spa Bridlington on June 4, the day before the Yorkshire International Business Convention. The Team Humber Marine Alliance (THMA) organisers have already announced three lead sponsors: Able UK (diamond) and East Riding of […]

  • 19 October 2015
    Storage, Technology

    Siemens has introduced a new solution for connecting offshore wind turbines to the grid. Presented at the National Maritime Conference in Bremerhaven, the direct-current technology enables a cost-efficient and simplified connection of offshore wind power plants far from the coast, Siemens said. The platform housing the transmission technology is much smaller and more compact than […]

  • 6 October 2009

    Tug company Kotug, based in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, has recently patented its own developed towing ring. This simple, but efficient ring has proven to be their favoured solution to connect a polyester towline with a dyneema forerunner.

  • 2 April 2015

    As we all know, the Netherlands has a large maritime industry, as well as being home to the largest port in Europe it also boasts a large fleet of seagoing and inland ships. The maritime sector, however, is always under price pressure. The shared opinion in general is that the the Netherlands constantly innovating in […]

  • 8 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Atlantis Resources has entered into collaboration agreement with JDR Cable Systems to develop subsea cabling solutions for tidal energy sector.

  • 5 May 2015
    Storage

    The construction of the first electricity cable between the Westermeerwind offshore wind farm and the high voltage station being built within the dike in Espel began on May 1st. A total of six cables (up to 15 cm thick) will run under the dike through the tubes built last year. The construction of a total of 44 kilometers of cables […]

  • 19 May 2015

    TenneT will hold a converter station Open Day in Heede on Saturday, May 23, when three converter stations for grid connection projects DolWin1, DolWin2 and DolWin3 will be visited. TenneT has realized a total of twelve offshore grid connection projects, six of which are already in operation, two more are expected to follow in 2015, and the […]

  • 26 November 2014
    Environment, Storage

    Pondera Consult, together with Arcadis, has been asked by TenneT (TSO) to support the entire EIA process for the offshore grid connection of offshore wind farms located in the wind development area “Borssele”. The Ministry of Economic Affairs decided in 2014 that wind development area “Borssele” would be the first area to be developed with […]

  • 24 March 2020
    Business & Finance

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  • 24 March 2020

    Together with other Navingo platforms, Offshore Energy Today is moving into a new home, which will be launched in April 2020.

  • 30 July 2015

    Big data. What is it? What can you do with it? Do you actually need it and why? Just a few of the questions that can be thought of when thinking about this subject. Maritime Holland dived into the sea of data and found out what purposes it has within the maritime and offshore industries. […]

  • 11 February 2015

    TenneT, Statnett, and KfW have given a green light for the electricity connection between Norway and Germany by signing the ownership agreement yesterday. Construction of the system will start as soon as contracts are signed with the contractors responsible for the production and installation of the cable and converter stations. ‘This is again a major step towards […]

  • 14 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    ABB, a Swiss-based power and automation technology group, has won a $30 million order from Norway’s transmission system operator Statnett for two substations expected to strengthen grid reliability and boost power supplies.

  • 20 March 2015

    Anholt offshore wind farm export cable has been connected, said the Danish grid operator, Energinet.dk. However, the cable is still not bringing the electricity from 400MW wind farm to shore as it is undergoing testing at the moment. The damaged piece of cable is being studied in the laboratory in order to determine the cause […]

  • 18 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Storage

    Competitive tendering is cutting the costs for connecting offshore wind farms to British high voltage grid by at least £700m, according to new figures published by Ofgem today.  Maxine Frerk, acting senior partner, networks, Ofgem, said: “The figures published today show that competition is helping to deliver savings for consumers for connecting offshore wind.”   The […]

  • 9 September 2015
    Research & Development

    A new research project looking at optimum layouts for offshore electrical connections for marine energy farms has developed a ‘decision tree’ to help guide designers and developers towards the most cost effective array configuration for their development. The Optimum Electrical Array Architectures report, produced by the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult with support from energy […]

  • 23 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Swiss-based power and automation technology group ABB is opening its first integrated operations center in Singapore, aiming at increasing ship connectivity. Specifically, sensors and software onboard a ship send equipment and performance data via satellite link which allows shipowners to monitor the performance of whole fleets. At the center, ABB will be analyzing data and work […]