Top News of the Week Oct 28 – Nov 3, 2013

Top News of the Week Oct 28 – Nov 3, 2013

Stanislav Yudin Installs 80 Gwynt y Mor Foundations in Record Time (UK) 

Seaway Heavy Lifting’s vessel, Stanislav Yudin, has successfully completed a record run of foundation installation works at Gwynt y Mor Offshore Wind Farm.

UK: St. Jude Storm Could Halt London Array 

The world’s largest offshore wind farm, the London Array could be affected by what is thought to be the worst storm in five years to hit Britain.

Taiwan to Get Two Offshore Wind Farms by 2015 

The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) of Taiwan has signed construction agreements for two offshore wind farms.

The Netherlands: Verbrugge Terminals Loads Out Five Global Tech I Tripods 

On Saturday, October 18th Verbrugge Terminals in the Port of Vlissingen and its partner Sarens successfully completed the load-out of five tripods for the German offshore wind farm Global Tech I.

Managing Weather Window During Turbine Installation 

This autumn marked the start up of the three year project “Decision Support for Installation of Offshore Wind Turbines”, which was presented at the conference Offshore Wind Operations/Science Meets Industry in Bergen in September.