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MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Pens Sweeping Series of MOUs in Taiwan

Aarhus, 28 March, 2018 On the heels of early selection for a portfolio of projects, the company bolsters its commitment to the region by signing four MOUs with local manufacturers committed to leading Taiwan’s clean energy transition. Signalling a new era in the company’s global ambitions, MHI Vestas signed Memorandums of Understanding [...]

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Pens Sweeping Series of MOUs in Taiwan 2018-03-28T05:36:44+00:00

New CEO and Co-CEO to lead MHI Vestas Offshore Wind’s expansion

Aarhus, 16 January, 2018 Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Vestas Wind Systems (Vestas) are pleased to appoint Philippe Kavafyan to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Lars Bondo Krogsgaard to Co-Chief Executive Officer (Co-CEO) of MHI Vestas Offshore Wind. The appointments will take effect on 1 April, 2018, and are made in accordance [...]

New CEO and Co-CEO to lead MHI Vestas Offshore Wind’s expansion 2018-01-30T08:15:50+00:00

MHI Vestas Expands UK Operational Footprint

Warrington, January 8, 2018 Company executives, joined by Warrington North MP Helen Jones, gather today in Warrington for official opening of the firm’s largest administrative and support office in the UK. Ushering in a new era for offshore wind park support, MHI Vestas is opening a new office today in Warrington. The [...]

MHI Vestas Expands UK Operational Footprint 2018-01-30T08:16:32+00:00

MHI Vestas and Esvagt officially name hi-tech service vessel for Belgian offshore wind farms

Oostende, BE, December 1, 2017 Company executives gather today at Port of Oostende to christen the ‘Esvagt Mercator’; ship readies to support more than 100 offshore wind turbines in Belgian waters. Offshore wind continues its growing industrialisation in Belgium as MHI Vestas Offshore Wind and Esvagt today will announce the inauguration of the [...]

MHI Vestas and Esvagt officially name hi-tech service vessel for Belgian offshore wind farms 2017-12-04T14:43:56+00:00

MHI Vestas expands Dutch footprint in long-term deal with BOW Terminal at Port of Vlissingen

Amsterdam, November 28, 2017 In agreement with Flushing-based BOW Terminal, the turbine manufacturer will establish a new pre-assembly facility to support future offshore wind parks in the region.   MHI Vestas Offshore Wind and BOW Terminal announced a landmark agreement today that will provide the offshore wind turbine manufacturer with 20 hectares of [...]

MHI Vestas expands Dutch footprint in long-term deal with BOW Terminal at Port of Vlissingen 2017-12-04T14:43:56+00:00

MHI Vestas expands UK industrial footprint with new blade painting and logistics facility in Fawley

Fawley, Hampshire UK  November 8, 2017 MHI Vestas will repurpose a decommissioned, oil-fired power plant into a state-of-the-art painting and logistics facility for its record-breaking 80-metre turbine blades. In a striking example of the clean energy transition in the UK, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has announced that it will soon be operating at [...]

MHI Vestas expands UK industrial footprint with new blade painting and logistics facility in Fawley 2017-12-04T14:43:56+00:00

Danish Prime Minister to visit MHI Vestas Offshore Wind nacelle factory at Lindø

Lindø, November 7, 2017 Today, MHI Vestas will host Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Energy Minister Lars Christian Lilleholt, and Mayor Hans Luunbjerg for factory tour and discussion of the Danish offshore wind energy market. MHI Vestas Offshore Wind executives will meet today with the Danish Prime Minister, Lars Løkke Rasmussen, the Energy [...]

Danish Prime Minister to visit MHI Vestas Offshore Wind nacelle factory at Lindø 2017-12-04T14:43:56+00:00

MHI Vestas finds root cause of August 4 turbine prototype incident

Aarhus, November 3, 2017 Independent investigation determines that a component, damaged during installation and unique to a prototype environment, was root cause of August 4 incident; 9.5 MW turbine release remains on schedule. An expansive investigation, conducted by an independent investigator, has concluded that the August 4 prototype incident in Østerild, DK was [...]

MHI Vestas finds root cause of August 4 turbine prototype incident 2017-12-04T14:43:57+00:00

U.S. leads the world in offshore wind turbine testing

New York/South Carolina, October 24, 2017   $35 million investment to test world’s most powerful wind turbine. Clemson University to become the home of MHI Vestas’ V164-9.5 MW turbine test and verification program. MHI Vestas Offshore Wind and Clemson University in South Carolina announced that the world’s most powerful wind turbine (the V164-9.5 [...]

U.S. leads the world in offshore wind turbine testing 2017-12-04T14:43:57+00:00

MHI Vestas Opens New PCM Factory at Port of Esbjerg

Aarhus, October 5, 2017   Assembly of Power Converter Modules (PCM) has begun, enabling the company to utilise the Port of Esbjerg’s expanding offshore wind expertise.   MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has opened its latest manufacturing facility in Denmark as it continues to ramp up production capacity to meet strong demand for its [...]

MHI Vestas Opens New PCM Factory at Port of Esbjerg 2017-12-04T14:43:57+00:00