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Latest Netherlands Offshore Wind Power Articles

LM to acquire Dutch test facility

NETHERLANDS: GE's blade subsidiary LM Wind Power has agreed to acquire the WMC test facility in Wieringerwerf in the north of the country.

Borssele III & IV reaches financial close

NETHERLANDS: The Blauwwind consortium has completed financing for the 731.5MW Borssele III & IV offshore wind project, meaning construction can begin.

Prysmian to supply Borssele III & IV cables

NETHERLANDS: Italian supplier Prysmian has won an order from contractor Van Oord to supply 66kV inter-array cables to the 731.5MW Borssele III & IV offshore wind project.

Floating offshore takes to the skies

NETHERLANDS: Airborne wind energy systems (AWES) are seeing growing wind industry interest, but it remains an emerging technology set against conventional wind power's track record, production volumes and readiness for market.

Boskalis rebrands offshore energy sector services

NETHERLANDS: Marine contractors Boskalis has consolidated its services portfolio for the offshore energy sector under a single brand.

Sif wins Borssele III & IV order

NETHERLANDS: Fabrication specialist Sif Group has been awarded the contract to supply monopile foundations to the 731.5MW Borssele III & IV offshore wind project, being developed by the Blauwwind consortium.

Van Oord-led group wins Borssele innovation site

NETHERLANDS: Oyster beds will be planted around two 9.5MW turbines at the Borssele V demonstration site, following a tender for the innovation site won by a consortium led by offshore services specialist Van Oord.

A stretch of the legs

NETHERLANDS: After four months on the sidelines in a dry dock, the Seafox 5 DP2 jack-up rig is back in the water ready for the next generation of larger wind turbines.

Dutch roadmap details 11.5GW offshore by 2030

NETHERLANDS: The Dutch government is targeting an additional 7GW of offshore wind capacity between 2023 and 2030.

Van Oord's wind revenue up in 'difficult' year

NETHERLANDS: Offshore contractor Van Oord's revenue from wind power increased slightly, while its overall results fell year-on-year.