Maersk Contracts with Kirby to Provide Barge Support for Offshore Wind Projects

A Kirby Offshore Wind tugboat Kirby Corp. has signed a commercial agreement for its wholly owned subsidiary, Kirby Offshore Wind, to provide barge transportation services for offshore wind towers and turbines to Maersk Supply Service. Maersk has been selected by … Read More

Technip Energies Acquires Share in Floating Offshore Wind Company X1 Wind

Technip Energies has acquired a 16.3% stake in X1 Wind, a renewable energy startup that has designed an innovative and disruptive offshore wind turbine floater with major environmental and operational benefits. Technip Energies is the lead investor in this funding … Read More

Seaway 7 Launches Production on New Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Seaway 7’s steel cutting ceremony has taken place for its next-generation wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) at the China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) facility in Jiangsu, China. The ceremony marks the first major milestone in bringing its GustoMSC NG-14000XL-G jack-up … Read More

DNV GL to certify 11 MW MingYang offshore wind turbine

Chinese wind turbine manufacturer MingYang Smart Energy has signed an agreement with DNV GL for the Type Certification of MingYang’s new MySE11-203 offshore wind turbine. MingYang’s recently announced model has a rated power of 11 MW and a rotor diameter … Read More

Siemens Gamesa, Acteon Partner to Provide CVOW O&M Package

Siemens Gamesa, an offshore wind turbine manufacturer and operations and maintenance (O&M) provider, has entered into an agreement with Acteon, a marine and subsea solutions provider, to jointly provide a fully integrated offshore wind turbine O&M package for the Coastal … Read More