Nexans extends Indonesia’s information superhighway with Jayabaya submarine fiber optic cable
Nov13

Nexans extends Indonesia’s information superhighway with Jayabaya submarine fiber optic cable

Nexans has supplied PT Mora Telematika Indonesia (Moratelindo) with a total of 915 kilometers of submarine unrepeatered fiber-optic cables that will link Jakarta to Surabaya Indonesia’s government has made a commitment to ensure telecommunications and broadband access for the country’s fast growing population of 267 million people. In line with this vision, Moratelindo continues to develop the nationwide fiber optic network with the...

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NKT to upgrade important high-voltage cable link between Denmark and Sweden
Nov12

NKT to upgrade important high-voltage cable link between Denmark and Sweden

NKT has won the turn-key order to replace the high-voltage AC interconnector system between Denmark and Sweden. The order was won in a consortium with VBMS B.V. and consists of design, production and installation of four 400 kV high-voltage power cables as well as removal of the old system. The interconnector system across the sea of Öresund ensuring efficient power transmission between Denmark and Sweden needs to be replaced as the...

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Nexans awarded multimillion-euro contract for Ørsted’s Borssele 1 and 2 wind farms
Nov07

Nexans awarded multimillion-euro contract for Ørsted’s Borssele 1 and 2 wind farms

The Netherlands is planning to increase its use of renewable energy to represent 14% of its energy mix in 2020 and 16% in 2023. Offshore wind energy is a vital element in this transition and a major milestone will be reached in 2020 when Ørsted brings its Borssele 1 and 2 wind farms online. Nexans is playing a key role in the project by supplying a total length of between 170 km and 190 km of subsea cable rated at a maximum operating...

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NKT confirms turnkey order for Moray East offshore wind farm project
Nov05

NKT confirms turnkey order for Moray East offshore wind farm project

As informed in Company Announcement no. 30 of 13 November 2017, NKT has signed a Preferred Bidder Agreement (PBA) for delivery and installation of export cable systems to the prospective offshore wind farm project Moray East. Now, NKT and the project developer, MOWEL, Moray East Offshore Windfarm Ltd, owned by EDP Renováveis S.A., ENGIE and Diamond Generating Europe Ltd., have signed the final binding agreement on the project. For...

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Nexans wins export cable contract for Belgium’s Northwester 2 offshore wind farm
Oct16

Nexans wins export cable contract for Belgium’s Northwester 2 offshore wind farm

Nexans will supply a subsea power cable and associated accessories for the Northwester 2 offshore wind farm that will provide enough electricity to power around 220,000 Belgian homes.

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NKT receives letter of award for turnkey offshore HVDC cable project Johan Sverdrup 2
Oct05

NKT receives letter of award for turnkey offshore HVDC cable project Johan Sverdrup 2

NKT has received a letter of award by Equinor Energy AS to supply and install a cable system of 200 kilometres of 80 kV high-voltage DC offshore power cables for the second phase of the Johan Sverdrup oil field development project in Norway. The award is conditional upon finalization of the formal contract which is likely to take place within a few weeks. The contract value is expected to be approx. EUR 110m (approx. DKK 820m),...

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Prysmian awarded €125M project for first submarine cable interconnection between Crete and Greece
Oct03

Prysmian awarded €125M project for first submarine cable interconnection between Crete and Greece

Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a new contract, worth €125 million, for an interconnection between the island of Crete and mainland Greece (Peloponnese region). The project was awarded by IPTO (Independent Power Transmission Operator), which operates the transmission system for Greece’s power grid. The contract will be finalised within 2018, following the customary...

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NKT has delivered the high-voltage cable system for 309 MW offshore wind farm in Belgium
Oct01

NKT has delivered the high-voltage cable system for 309 MW offshore wind farm in Belgium

NKT has successfully commissioned the turnkey order for the 220 kV AC high-voltage cable system connecting the 309 MW Rentel wind farm to the Belgian shore. The high-voltage cable system from NKT is now ready to transmit renewable energy from the Rentel offshore wind farm to the Belgian power grid. When in operation the offshore wind farm will provide green energy to 300,000 households supporting the national target of 13 % of the...

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Prysmian completes Wikinger offshore wind farm submarine cable project
Sep24

Prysmian completes Wikinger offshore wind farm submarine cable project

Inter-array cable system fully designed, supplied and installed by Prysmian Group Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, announces the successful commissioning of the inter-array cable system for the Wikinger offshore wind farm, located within the West of Adlergrund cluster in the German Baltic Sea. Prysmian secured this project in February 2015 with a contract awarded by Iberdrola, the...

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WindEnergy Hamburg: Nexans supplies cables for world’s first 66 kV wind farms
Sep26

WindEnergy Hamburg: Nexans supplies cables for world’s first 66 kV wind farms

Nexans has been involved in three pioneering 66 kV wind farm pilot projects in the North Sea over the past two years. As offshore wind turbines continue to grow in size and power output, wind farm developers and operators are preparing to switch over to 66 kilovolt (kV) technology rather than the current 33 kV technology. This is because operating at the higher voltage offers important lifecycle cost-efficiency benefits such as the...

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Prysmian cable solutions at Wind Energy Hamburg 2018
Sep24

Prysmian cable solutions at Wind Energy Hamburg 2018

Focus on HVDC technology for offshore wind farm applications. Turnkey cable solutions, project engineering, state-of-the-art cable technologies and asset management systems and services all on display. Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, will exhibit its state-of-the-art range of products and services for the offshore wind industry at the 2018 edition of the Wind Energy event...

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NKT completes deep water cable test and installation of HVDC cable systems
Sep19

NKT completes deep water cable test and installation of HVDC cable systems

NKT has successfully installed and laid 525 kV HVDC submarine power cables at more than 700 meters in Norwegian waters with its advanced cable-laying vessel NKT Victoria. NKT recently completed a Sea Trial test campaign for deep sea cable laying at more than 700 meters in Norway with the company’s cable-laying vessel NKT Victoria. The test was executed with an NKT 525 kV HVDC double-armored submarine cable and verified excellent...

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Swan Hunter mobilise carousel equipment spread aboard ASV Pioneer for CWind’s ‘Complete Cable Care’ Service
Sep17

Swan Hunter mobilise carousel equipment spread aboard ASV Pioneer for CWind’s ‘Complete Cable Care’ Service

Swan Hunter have completed mobilisation and commissioning of our new modular offshore carousel and associated equipment onboard the ASV Pioneer barge, for client CWind in support of their ‘Complete Cable Care’ service offering. The new basket carousel, has been mobilised onto the barge in the smallest of four configurations, at 2000Te capacity, but can be extended up to 7000Te due to it’s modular design. In addition to the carousel,...

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Van Oord–Hellenic Cables consortium assigned to connect Hollandse Kust (South) project to grid
Sep07

Van Oord–Hellenic Cables consortium assigned to connect Hollandse Kust (South) project to grid

TenneT has awarded the Van Oord-Hellenic Cables consortium the assignment to supply and install sea and land cables for the Hollandse Kust (South) Alpha project. The 700 MW grid connection will transmit offshore wind energy to electricity users in the Netherlands. Two wind farms with a joint capacity of 700 MW are under construction in the Hollandse Kust (South) wind farm zone, 22 kilometres off the coast of the Dutch Province of...

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NKT finalizes cable system delivery to offshore wind park Walney Extension in UK
Sep04

NKT finalizes cable system delivery to offshore wind park Walney Extension in UK

NKT has successfully commissioned the high-voltage cable system project for the 659 MW offshore wind park Walney Extension in the Irish Sea. For NKT, the delivery comprises more than 139 km submarine cable and reinforces the company’s strong position within offshore wind. NKT has successfully commissioned the 220 kV HVAC cable systems for the offshore wind park Walney Extension in the Irish Sea. When fully operational later this year,...

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NKT confirms order for Triton Knoll offshore wind farm project
Sep03

NKT confirms order for Triton Knoll offshore wind farm project

As informed in Company Announcement no. 21 of 25 September 2017, NKT had signed a Preferred Supplier Agreement (PSA) for delivery and installation of export and array cable systems to the prospective offshore wind farm project Triton Knoll. The PSA was signed in a consortium with Boskalis Subsea Cables and Flexibles (previously VBMS). Innogy, the project owner, has now made the final investment decision for the Triton Knoll offshore...

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Prysmian awarded over €220M in new cable connections for offshore wind farms in France
Aug31

Prysmian awarded over €220M in new cable connections for offshore wind farms in France

Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, have secured three important projects to provide new cable connections for offshore wind farms in France. Eolien Maritime France (a joint venture between the French company EDF Energies Nouvelles and the Canadian company Enbridge) awards Prysmian with the design, supply and installation of inter array cables for the two offshore wind...

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JDR and Wild Well sign five-year long term service agreement
Aug29

JDR and Wild Well sign five-year long term service agreement

JDR Cables Systems (JDR), the leading supplier of subsea umbilicals and power cables owned by TFKable Group, has been awarded a five-year Long Term Service Agreement with Wild Well Control, Inc. (Wild Well), a Superior Energy Services company. The five-year agreement, will see JDR design, manufacture and assemble intervention, workover and control systems (IWOCS) to be deployed in conjunction with Wild Well’s 7Series subsea...

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Nexans presents its state-of-the-art HV cable solutions
Aug24

Nexans presents its state-of-the-art HV cable solutions

Nexans is presenting its complete range of transmission cabling systems and solutions, including its High Voltage Alternating Current (HVAC) and High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) solutions for offshore and onshore applications, superconducting systems and cable recycling services.  As the world’s energy transmission needs continue to increase, a new generation of increasingly high performance and efficient power systems will be...

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JDR launches IWOCS rental service
Aug21

JDR launches IWOCS rental service

JDR Cable Systems, the leading supplier of subsea umbilicals and power cables to the offshore energy industry owned by the TFKable Group, has launched a global intervention, workover and control systems (IWOCS) rental service. JDR’s IWOCS rentals offer offshore oil and gas operators the ability to increase production from subsea wells without capex investment by providing a temporary connection. The systems can also be used for...

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