MHI Vestas Offshore News

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 [...]

His Imperial Highness the Crown Prince of Japan Visits MHI Vestas Factory in Regional Denmark 2017-12-04T14:43:58+00:00

MHI Vestas charters Vestvind to transport mammoth V164 turbine components

Aarhus, June 12, 2017   The charter between MHI Vestas and United Wind Logistics (UWL) includes a full package of engineering services making MHI Vestas’ operations more flexible and efficient. Proudly bearing the MHI Vestas logo for the first time, the specialized vessel Vestvind is now transporting turbine components to Belfast for the [...]

MHI Vestas charters Vestvind to transport mammoth V164 turbine components 2017-12-04T14:43:58+00:00

The world’s most powerful available wind turbine gets major power boost

Aarhus, June 6, 2017 The world's most powerful available wind turbine gets major power boost. MHI Vestas pushes the boundaries of offshore wind again, launching the V164-9.5 MW wind turbine as the cost of offshore wind energy continues its rapid descent. In the harsh environment of offshore wind, nothing beats experience in the [...]

The world’s most powerful available wind turbine gets major power boost 2017-12-04T14:43:58+00:00

MHI Vestas celebrates opening of Nobelwind offshore wind park in Belgium

Aarhus, May 24, 2017 In a sign of continued momentum for the offshore wind turbine manufacturer, MHI Vestas celebrates the inauguration of Nobelwind - its second wind park opening in the last 7 days.   Exactly one week after executives gathered to open Burbo Bank Extension in the UK, MHI Vestas is in [...]

MHI Vestas celebrates opening of Nobelwind offshore wind park in Belgium 2017-12-04T14:43:59+00:00

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 [...]

DONG Energy and MHI Vestas celebrate opening of Burbo Bank Extension 2017-12-04T14:43:59+00:00

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 [...]

MHI Vestas Expands Manufacturing Footprint at Port of Esbjerg 2017-12-04T14:43:59+00:00

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 [...]

MHI Vestas creates more than 400 new manufacturing jobs in regional Denmark 2017-12-04T14:43:59+00:00

World’s most powerful wind turbine once again smashes 24 hour power generation record as 9 MW wind turbine is launched

Aarhus, 26 January 2017   Today, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind unveiled its uprated 8 MW wind turbine, enabling its 8 MW platform to reach 9 MW at specific site conditions. The company’s prototype at Østerild broke the energy generation record for a commercially available offshore wind turbine on Thursday 1st December, producing 216,000 kWh [...]

World’s most powerful wind turbine once again smashes 24 hour power generation record as 9 MW wind turbine is launched 2017-12-04T14:44:00+00:00

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind wins record order for 450 MW Borkum Riffgrund 2 project in Germany

Aarhus, 13 January 2017 DONG Energy has placed a milestone order with MHI Vestas Offshore Wind for the 450 MW Borkum Riffgrund 2 project in Germany. The record breaking order is the largest ever for MHI Vestas, demonstrating the markets’ confidence in the V164-8.0 MW as well as underlining the strong relationship with [...]

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind wins record order for 450 MW Borkum Riffgrund 2 project in Germany 2017-12-04T14:44:00+00:00

World’s most powerful wind turbine selected for Belgium’s largest offshore wind park

Aarhus, 15 December 2016 Norther N. V. (Eneco/ Elicio) has taken Final Investment Decision (FID) for the Norther project. MHI Vestas Offshore Wind will provide 44 x V164-8.4 MW (totalling approximately 370 MW) wind turbines to Belgium’s largest offshore wind project. MHI Vestas Offshore Wind won the competitive tender process and was awarded [...]

World’s most powerful wind turbine selected for Belgium’s largest offshore wind park 2017-12-04T14:44:00+00:00