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Van Oord installs foundations in record time

October 20, 2015 - Rebecca Baker

In just 3 months, Van Oord has installed 150 foundations for the Gemini wind farm. On July 1st 2015, Van Oord began production with its own installation vessel Aeolus along with the Pacific Osprey from Swire Blue Ocean. On October 17th the last foundation was installed. The installation of the foundations has been completed a month earlier than planned. Read More
Join us at Offshore Energy 2015

October 5, 2015 - Coraline Mulder

On 13 and 14 October 2015, Atlas Professionals will be attending Offshore Energy at stand 11.093A in Hall 11 where we invite you to come and meet our team to discuss talking points in the industry. Read More
Jan De Nul Signs EPCI Contract for Nobelwind

September 28, 2015 - Rebecca Baker

On Tuesday 15th September 2015, Jan De Nul Group and the offshore wind project Nobelwind signed the first offshore wind contract for Jan De Nul’s recently acquiredoffshore jack-up heavy lift vessel Vidar. Read More
Jan De Nul Takes Over Hochtief’s WTIV

September 22, 2015 - Rebecca Baker

On Tuesday 15th September, Jan De Nul Group signed the take-over of the offshore jack-up crane vessel Vidar, formerly operated by German company Hochtief. The jack-up vessel Vidar is less than two years old and was specifically built to install offshore windparks. The vessel is one of the largest of its kind in the world. The large cargo deck space and payload and the lifting capacity of its crane up to 1,200 tonnes enable swift and safe installation of the heaviest foundations and other components of offshore windparks. Read More
Van Oord Installs Gemini Substations

September 2, 2015 - Rebecca Baker

Van Oord has installed the two Offshore High Voltage Stations (OHVS) and first 77 transition pieces at the Dutch Gemini Wind Park. The realisation of the large offshore wind project construction is proceeding as planned. Read More

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