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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 V164 turbine platform.
Chief Manufacturing Officer, Robert […]

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 Irish Sea.

Walney Extension West, with a […]

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind secures 252 MW Deutsche Bucht project

Aarhus, 21 August 2017

Firm and unconditional order announced, with MHI Vestas to supply 31 units of the V164-8.0 MW wind turbine for the 252 MW Deutsche Bucht (“DeBu”) project in Germany, underscoring the market’s continued confidence in the platform.

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind received a firm and unconditional order from Northland Power Inc. (“Northland”) (TSX: NPI) (TSX: […]

MHI Vestas takes down prototype in Østerild to determine root cause of August 4 incident

Aarhus, August 16, 2017

Following the expert advice of the investigation unit, the company takes down its Østerild prototype turbine to advance the root cause investigation.

The root cause investigation unit recommended to MHI Vestas that the safest and most effective way to determine the root cause of the August 4 incident is to take the turbine […]

His Imperial Highness the Crown Prince of Japan Visits MHI Vestas Factory in Regional Denmark

Aarhus, June 19, 2017

His Imperial Highness the Crown Prince of Japan Visits MHI Vestas Factory in Regional Denmark

MHI Vestas showcases state-of-the-art nacelle factory in Lindø as Denmark and Japan celebrate 150 years of diplomatic relations.

In the latest of what will be a year-long celebration of diplomatic ties between Denmark and Japan, MHI Vestas hosted His […]

DONG Energy and MHI Vestas celebrate opening of Burbo Bank Extension

Press release from MHI Vestas Offshore Wind

Aarhus, May 17, 2017

 

DONG Energy opens Burbo Bank Extension, home of the world’s most powerful wind turbine from MHI Vestas

Offshore wind executives meet today at Anfield Stadium in Liverpool to celebrate inauguration of momentous offshore wind park.

 

DONG Energy and its partners LEGO Group and PKA were joined by MHI […]

MHI Vestas Expands Manufacturing Footprint at Port of Esbjerg

Aarhus, May 15, 2017

Construction of a state-of-the-art, 5,600 sq. meter facility is underway to house manufacturing of Power Converter Modules (PCM) exclusively for MHI Vestas.

In accordance with its V164 manufacturing plan, MHI Vestas continues to ramp up production for the 8 MW offshore wind turbine. Broad demand for the platform has resulted in a ramp-up […]

MHI Vestas creates more than 400 new manufacturing jobs in regional Denmark

Aarhus, March 6, 2017

Production facilities in Nakskov and Lindø are seeking production employees and engineers to help meet increasing demand for the groundbreaking V164-8.0 MW turbine platform.

After recently recruiting over 100 manufacturing jobs in the UK, MHI Vestas is turning its attention to manufacturing sites at Lindø and Nakskov, and is now recruiting 414 additional […]