VIDEO: Bourbon installs first Kincardine floating wind turbine

NOVEMBER 27, 2018 — Floating wind turbines will play a key role in taking offshore wind farms into deeper waters. Last month, Spain’s Cobra Energia last month started exporting energy to the

Damen designs SATV specifically tailored for U.S. offshore wind ops

NOVEMBER 26, 2018 — Damen Shipyards Group has designed a Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 3410 service accommodation and transfer vessel (SATV) incorporating numerous design features tailored for operations in the developing offshore

Zinke announces three major U.S. offshore wind developments

OCTOBER 19, 2018 — U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke this week announced three major developments in American offshore wind energy spanning from coast to coast: a much-anticipated wind auction in

Ulstein to design first Jones Act compliant offshore wind SOV

OCTOBER 17, 2018 — Orlando, FL, headquartered Aeolus Energy Group (AEG), a market leader in onshore wind turbine maintenance and repair, announced its expansion into the developing U.S. offshore wind market back

Chartwell Marine develops CTV aimed at U.S. offshore wind market

OCTOBER 15, 2018 — Major companies involved in the development of U.S. offshore wind farms need confidence in the availability of proven vessel concepts, as they continue to explore opportunities and justify

Ørsted to acquire Deepwater Wind for $510 million

OCTOBER 9, 2018 – Danish headquartered Ørsted A/S, the world’s largest developer of offshore wind farms, has entered into an agreement with the D.E. Shaw Group to acquire a 100% equity interest

VIDEO: Giant Ocean Energy Buoy takes shape at Vigor

OCTOBER 2, 2018 — An 826 ton buoy under construction by shipbuilder Vigor in Oregon for Irish based wave power pioneer Ocean Energy has the potential to meet the power demands of

First offshore wind farm in federal waters inches closer

SEPTEMBER 23, 2018 — What could be the first offshore wind farm in federal waters took a major step forward last month when Dominion Energy applied to the Virginia State Corporation Commission

DNV GL issues new guidelines for floating wind turbines

SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 — Classification society DNV GL has published a revised standard for design of floating wind turbine structures DNV GL-ST-0119, and a new guideline for the certification of floating wind

Havyard books order for two more windfarm service vessels

SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 — Norway’s Havyard Design & Solution and Havyard Ship Technology have won a contract from Esbjerg, Denmark, headquartered Esvagt for the design and building of two further offshore windfarm