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Johnny Thomsen appointed Co-CEO of MHI Vestas Offshore Wind

Aarhus, November 11, 2019 MHI Vestas Offshore Wind’s Board of Directors appoints the former Vestas Senior Vice President of Product Management to the Co-CEO role after the incumbent Co-CEO, Lars Bondo Krogsgaard resigned. The Board of Directors of MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has appointed Johnny Thomsen as the new Co-CEO of the [...]

Johnny Thomsen appointed Co-CEO of MHI Vestas Offshore Wind 2019-11-11T16:05:37+00:00

MHI Vestas named as Preferred Supplier for 476 MW Baltic Eagle project in Germany

Aarhus, Denmark February 11, 2019 MHI Vestas will supply up to 52 V174-9.5 MW turbines for the Iberdrola project, the first commercial offshore wind farm to feature the V174 turbine. Iberdrola has named MHI Vestas Offshore Wind as preferred wind turbine supplier for the 476 MW Baltic Eagle project in German waters [...]

MHI Vestas named as Preferred Supplier for 476 MW Baltic Eagle project in Germany 2019-02-11T14:53:21+00:00

MHI Vestas Installs First Turbine at Norther, soon to be Belgium’s Largest Offshore Wind Park

Aarhus, February 4, 2019 MHI Vestas has installed the first of 44 turbines at Norther, a major step forward for offshore wind production in Belgium. The first V164-8.4 MW turbine has now been put into place in Belgian waters, representing a noteworthy step forward for offshore wind efficiency in the market compared [...]

MHI Vestas Installs First Turbine at Norther, soon to be Belgium’s Largest Offshore Wind Park 2019-02-12T09:18:16+00:00

MHI Vestas Achieves Final Turbine Installation at Horns Reef 3

Aarhus, January 21, 2019 MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has installed the final V164-8.3 MW turbine at Horns Reef 3 offshore wind park, now featuring the most powerful turbines operating in Denmark. MHI Vestas celebrates the successful installation of the 49th and final turbine for the 406 MW Horns Reef 3 offshore wind [...]

MHI Vestas Achieves Final Turbine Installation at Horns Reef 3 2019-01-21T10:43:35+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

Walney Extension West offshore wind park now producing power in the UK

September 4, 2017   Installation underway at the world’s first wind park to exceed 8 MW turbine power output; clean energy now flowing to the grid.   MHI Vestas and DONG Energy have confirmed that power is now flowing from the park’s first turbine installed 19km off the coast of Cumbria, in the [...]

Walney Extension West offshore wind park now producing power in the UK 2017-12-04T14:43:57+00:00