Inter-array cable installation begins at Saint-Nazaire OWF

Louis Dreyfus TravOcean has commenced the installation of the inter-array cables at the Saint-Nazaire offshore wind project in France. The inter-array cable installation is being carried out by cable-laying vessel Wind of Pride. Source: Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Prysmian is in charge … Read More

Prysmian takes delivery of Leonardo da Vinci

Prysmian has taken delivery of its new 170-meter long cable-laying vessel (CLV) Leonardo da Vinci. Leonardo da Vinci’s first deployment will be the installation of the Viking Link submarine cable connection between the UK and Denmark. The vessel has just … Read More

Prysmian inks contract for new Turkish subsea power links

Prysmian Group has officially signed the contract with Turkish utility TEIAS for the two recently announced high-voltage submarine power cable links. Source: Prysmian Earlier this month, Prysmian revealed it had secured a contract for the design, supply, installation and commissioning … Read More

First Neart na Gaoithe export cable installed

The first of two export cables has been installed at the nearshore of Thorntonloch Beach as part of the construction of the Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind project in Scotland. The offshore cable was transported to the nearshore area … Read More

Turkey developing new submarine power links connecting Asia and Europe

Prysmian has secured a contract by Turkish utility TEIAS for the design, supply, installation and commissioning of two high-voltage submarine power cable links, one between Europe and Asia and the other across the Izmit Gulf in Asia. The first project, … Read More

RWE Commences Construction of Sofia Offshore Wind Farm

RWE, a German multinational energy company, has begun construction of its 1.4 GW Sofia Offshore Wind Farm project, the largest project currently in construction across its entire renewables fleet. Achievement of the construction milestone is a pivotal moment for the … Read More

Cable laying and burial underway at Viking Link UK landfall

Cable laying and burial works are currently underway at the Viking Link landfall in Lincolnshire, UK. The work covers the first campaign of 51 kilometers starting from the UK landfall at Boygrift. Prysmian PowerLink began the cable laying works on … Read More

SMD conducts SeaRex upgrade for Prysmian

Subsea robotics design and manufacturing specialist Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) has delivered a multi-million-pound upgrade to the SeaRex trenching vehicle for the Italian cabling giant Prysmian. SeaRex trenching vehicle (Courtesy of SMD) SMD delivered two new cassettes for the upgraded … Read More

Tekmar scoops Neart na Gaoithe cable protection contract

Tekmar Energy has secured a contract to provide its Generation 10 TekTube cable protection system (CPS) for the Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind farm in the UK. Under the contract secured with Prysmian, Tekmar’s CPS will protect the wind … Read More