DONG Energy & Siemens Sign UK Offshore Wind Farm Agreement

Press Release
Monday, July 23, 2012

DONG Energy and Siemens Energy sign to supply & service 300 offshore wind turbines for installation offshore UK

The framework agreement is in regard to the 
supply and servicing of a total of 300 offshore wind turbines of 6 megawatt 
each, yielding  a total capacity of 1,800 megawatt. The turbines will be installed 
at selected DONG Energy offshore wind farms in the UK in the period 2014-2017. 



Under the framework agreement, Siemens Energy will design, manufacture, supply, 
install and service the 6 megawatt offshore wind turbines. Furthermore, the 
partners have agreed on product and performance warranties reflecting the size 
of the agreement. 

The agreement commits DONG Energy to pay a cancellation fee in the event of the 
cancellation of projects comprised by the agreement. 


The agreement concerns Siemens Energy’s newly developed 6 megawatt offshore 
wind turbine with a 154-metre rotor based on gearless direct drive technology. 
Siemens Energy’s new turbine belongs to the next generation of large offshore 
wind turbines of more than 5 megawatt and will give a significantly higher 
production per position. 


”The agreement will enable DONG Energy to install a significantly larger 
turbine from 2014 compared to the turbines, we know today. The agreement is a 
key element of DONG Energy’s strategy to significantly expand offshore wind and 
will strengthen our position as market leader in the offshore area,” says 
Carsten Krogsgaard Thomsen, Acting CEO of DONG Energy. 


Maritime Reporter July 2015 Digital Edition
FREE Maritime Reporter Subscription
Latest Maritime News    rss feeds

Contracts

U.S. Drillers Add Rigs Despite Crude Collapse

U.S. energy firms added 5 oil rigs this week after putting 21 rigs into service last week, the most in over a year, despite a collapse in U.S. crude prices from recent highs in June,

DryShips Reaches Agreement with Ocean Rig

DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS), a global provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes, and through its subsidiary, Ocean Rig UDW Inc.

MHI: Notice of Absorption-Type Split Agreements

MHI gives Notice Regarding Conclusion of Absorption-type Split Agreements Relating to Transfer of Ship Construction and Hull Block Manufacture Businesses to Two

 
 
Maritime Security Maritime Standards Naval Architecture Navigation Pipelines Pod Propulsion Port Authority Salvage Ship Repair Winch
rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.1783 sec (6 req/sec)