MHI Vestas Offshore News

ESVAGT Delivers Deutsche Bucht Service Vessel to MHI Vestas

September 4, 2019 Eemshaven, NL Purpose-built ‘ESVAGT Albert Betz’ christened today at Port of Eemshaven. With construction nearly complete at Deutsch Bucht Offshore Wind Farm in the German Exclusive Economic Zone, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind received the purpose-built ‘ESVAGT Albert Betz’ Service Operation Vessel (SOV) today at a christening ceremony in Eemshaven. [...]

ESVAGT Delivers Deutsche Bucht Service Vessel to MHI Vestas 2019-09-04T13:34:04+00:00

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Reaches Milestone at Deutsche Bucht

August 29, 2019 Aarhus, Denmark Turbine #31 installed in the North Sea as the company’s second German project nears completion. MHI Vestas has installed the 31st turbine at Northland Power’s 269 MW Deutsche Bucht Offshore Wind Farm, as the final two turbines of a pilot project are scheduled for installation at the [...]

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Reaches Milestone at Deutsche Bucht 2019-08-29T16:33:50+00:00

Horns Reef 3 Offshore Wind Farm Inaugurated Today in Hvide Sande

August 22, 2019 Hvide Sande, Denmark Executives from Vattenfall and MHI Vestas joined HRH Crown Prince of Denmark and Danish Prime Minister today to open the country’s largest offshore wind farm. Horns Reef 3, Denmark’s latest renewable energy achievement, was inaugurated today at a VIP ceremony with HRH Crown Prince of Denmark [...]

Horns Reef 3 Offshore Wind Farm Inaugurated Today in Hvide Sande 2019-08-22T14:39:43+00:00

MHI Vestas Signs Contract in Taiwan for Local Supply of Switchgear

Taipei, August 21, 2019 Local production contract signed for assembly of high voltage switchgear to be delivered in 2022. Confirming the first electrical component for local supply in the budding offshore wind industry in Taiwan, MHI Vestas has signed a conditional agreement with Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V., with Taiwanese manufacturer, Shihlin Electric [...]

MHI Vestas Signs Contract in Taiwan for Local Supply of Switchgear 2019-08-21T10:12:33+00:00

MHI Vestas Achieves First Power at Deutsche Bucht

July 29, 2019 Aarhus, Denmark Grid connection established as the first of 33 turbines generates power. MHI Vestas and cooperative partners can celebrate that power is now being exported from Northland Power’s Deutsche Bucht wind farm into the German grid. In early June the first turbine was successfully installed and until today, [...]

MHI Vestas Achieves First Power at Deutsche Bucht 2019-08-07T09:23:15+00:00

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Inks Contract for Blade Materials in Taiwan

Taipei, July 3, 2019 Swancor signed for local production of blade materials with the possibility of export to supply MHI Vestas globally. MHI Vestas confirmed a key localisation component today in Taiwan as it signed a contract with Swancor for the supply of materials used in blade manufacturing. The conditional agreement, signed [...]

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Inks Contract for Blade Materials in Taiwan 2019-07-03T11:08:13+00:00

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Celebrates Opening of Boston Office

Photo: Massachusetts State Representative, Patricia Haddad, and MHI Vestas CEO, Philippe Kavafyan. June 11, 2019 Boston, MA First US office launched, will focus on project activity, sales, and market strategy as MHI Vestas gears up for Vineyard Wind. Following the announcement of its first US office in January, MHI Vestas commemorated the [...]

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Celebrates Opening of Boston Office 2019-06-11T08:13:31+00:00

MHI Vestas Installs First Turbine at Deutsche Bucht in Germany

Aarhus, June 5, 2019 Operational milestone reached with successful installation of first turbine on Monday. Installation is underway at Northland Power’s Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm as MHI Vestas and other installation partners have successfully installed the first of 33 wind turbines. Deutsche Bucht, located 95 km northwest of the island of [...]

MHI Vestas Installs First Turbine at Deutsche Bucht in Germany 2019-06-05T11:04:36+00:00

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Celebrates Handover of Borkum Riffgrund 2

June 4, 2019 Aarhus, Denmark Commercial operations passed to Ørsted as MHI Vestas preps for next German project. MHI Vestas and Ørsted are celebrating the handover of 56 V164-8.3 MW turbines, marking the official inauguration of the most powerful turbines in the German offshore wind market. “Offshore wind energy is a reliable [...]

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Celebrates Handover of Borkum Riffgrund 2 2019-06-05T08:14:32+00:00

MHI Vestas Installs Norther Turbines in Record Time

April 29, 2019 Aarhus, Denmark Average installation time for the company’s latest project is half of the installation time at Burbo Bank Extension. Reflecting the company’s dedication to operational efficiency and continuous improvement, the installation team at MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, in partnership with Norther NV and Van Oord, completed the safe [...]

MHI Vestas Installs Norther Turbines in Record Time 2019-04-29T13:45:27+00:00