JDR Cables wins milestone contract for Denmark’s largest offshore wind farm
Mar19

JDR Cables wins milestone contract for Denmark’s largest offshore wind farm

 JDR Cables, part of the TFKable Group, has signed a contract with Vattenfall for the Danish Kriegers Flak offshore wind farm. JDR will manufacture more than 170 kilometres of aluminium core inter-array cables and a range of termination accessories. The cable will be assembled in JDR’s Hartlepool facility, with project completion expected in 2021. The inter-array cables connecting the turbines will carry the...

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Sparrows Group provides cable handling solutions for world’s largest offshore wind farm
Mar04

Sparrows Group provides cable handling solutions for world’s largest offshore wind farm

Sparrows Group Cable and Pipe Lay Solutions (CPLS) division more than doubled its business during 2018 thanks to an upsurge in activity in the renewables market. This included the successful delivery of its largest renewables project to date as part of three contracts awarded through VBMS; DEME Offshore, formerly known as Tideway; and DeepOcean. The work scope saw Sparrows provide equipment and personnel to handle the nearshore,...

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Prysmian secures project for  turnkey submarine telecom cable system in Chile
Feb21

Prysmian secures project for turnkey submarine telecom cable system in Chile

Ozmen: “This contract represents a milestone as it marks our return to the strategic submarine Telecom cable business”. Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a new contracts worth around €50 million by Gtd Teleductos S.A., a Chilean telecom operator, to develop a turnkey repeaterless submarine cable system connecting Arica to Puerto...

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SubCom Reliance completes successful repair of Tonga Cable System
Feb18

SubCom Reliance completes successful repair of Tonga Cable System

Rapid repairs to two cables completed in less than eight days return full phone and internet service to Tonga SubCom, the leading global partner for undersea data transport, today announced that its cable ship SubCom Reliance successfully completed the repair of two Tongan submarine cables. The Tonga Cable and the Tonga Domestic Cable were damaged on January 20, 2019. Upon notification of the break, SubCom Reliance was...

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Boskalis signs sizable subsea cable integrity contract
Feb13

Boskalis signs sizable subsea cable integrity contract

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) announces that it has signed a sizable contract for the replacement and repair of a part of the inter-array cables at an offshore wind farm. The contract carries a value of approximately EUR 80 million. Boskalis will utilize three anchored barge spreads, including the well proven cable repair assets Bokabarge 82 and recently acquired BoDo Constructor from Bohlen Doyen accompanied by a variety...

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Prysmian to develop a new submarine cable system in Canada
Feb11

Prysmian to develop a new submarine cable system in Canada

Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a new contract worth €17 million by New Brunswick Power Corporation (NB Power), the largest electric utility in the Atlantic Canada based in the province of New Brunswick. The Fundy Isles Project involves the development of a new submarine cable link which will allow the upgrade of the capacity of the existing submarine transmission system...

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Trelleborg supplies cable protection to Scottish offshore wind farm
Feb06

Trelleborg supplies cable protection to Scottish offshore wind farm

Building on its impressive track record supplying cable protection to offshore wind projects, Trelleborg’s applied technologies operation delivered a range of high-performance cable protection solutions for the Kincardine Offshore Windfarm and the 2MW turbine that started producing power in October 2018. Installed in quarter three of 2018, Trelleborg manufactured and delivered Distributed Buoyancy Modules (DBM), bend...

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JDR wins 2nd offshore wind contract for major project in Taiwan
Jan29

JDR wins 2nd offshore wind contract for major project in Taiwan

JDR Cable Systems (JDR), the leading supplier of subsea umbilicals and power cables to the offshore energy industry, owned by the TFKable Group, has been selected by Jan De Nul to supply subsea power cables and accessories for the Taiwan Power Company Offshore Wind Farm Phase One. The project is located off the coast of Fangyuan in Changhua County in Central Western Taiwan. It is being developed by Taipower with a...

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Subsea Integration Alliance awarded integrated EPCIC contracts
Jan16

Subsea Integration Alliance awarded integrated EPCIC contracts

Project to deliver new subsea flowline to existing gas pipeline Subsea Integration Alliance today announced the award of integrated subsea engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning (EPCIC) contracts. These awards, by Esso Australia Pty Ltd, represent the first integrated subsea project for Subsea Integration Alliance in Australia combining OneSubsea and Subsea 7 expertise in subsea production systems (SPS)...

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Boskalis appointed preferred contractor for Inch Cape offshore wind farm project
Jan11

Boskalis appointed preferred contractor for Inch Cape offshore wind farm project

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has signed an exclusive Pre-Construction Agreement (PCA) for the Inch Cape offshore wind farm project. The award was made by Inch Cape Offshore Limited (ICOL), a subsidiary of Red Rock Power Ltd. The project scope includes the transportation and installation of the wind turbine foundations, the offshore substation and cables. The award of the contract is subject to a successful bid by ICOL in...

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Boskalis strengthens offshore cable installation position through German acquisition
Jan11

Boskalis strengthens offshore cable installation position through German acquisition

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has reached an agreement with SPIE for the acquisition of the offshore cable installation activities and assets of Bohlen Doyen GmbH (BoDo). BoDo’s offshore cable laying business operations comprise of grid to grid and offshore substation to shore connections, which includes the installation of (nearshore) offshore cables and the connection of offshore wind farms to substations. BoDo,...

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Nexans reaches key milestone with successful completion of submarine power cable
Dec17

Nexans reaches key milestone with successful completion of submarine power cable

Terna’s MONITA (MONtenegro – ITAly) project to link the power grids between the Balkan peninsula and Italy will help to secure the energy supplies of European countries and integrate their electrical systems while providing significant additional exporting capabilities. In 2012, Nexans was awarded a €340 million contract by Terna, the Transmission System Operator of Italy’s power network, to supply one of the two 500 kV high-voltage...

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Sumitomo Electric connects NEMO Link Cable between UK and Belgium
Dec18

Sumitomo Electric connects NEMO Link Cable between UK and Belgium

Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has completed the connection of a high-voltage direct current (HVDC) interconnector cable system between the United Kingdom and Belgium after the high voltage test. An inauguration ceremony was held at the Belgium substation site on December 5, 2018. This system, which is scheduled to be in commercial operation in the first quarter of 2019, will transmit the...

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Prysmian secures new submarine cable project in USA
Dec17

Prysmian secures new submarine cable project in USA

The Group will develop a power interconnection between Deer Island and the mainland power grid in Boston Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a new contract by Caldwell Marine International LLC, a US construction contractor specialising in submarine utility operations. “This contract represents a very strategic opportunity for Prysmian Group as we move, following the...

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Irish Sea Contractors launches in-situ subsea cable repair solution
Oct23

Irish Sea Contractors launches in-situ subsea cable repair solution

Innovative, patented in-situ subsea cable repair habitat launched by Irish firm to reduce cable repair costs by up to 50% in 0 – 200m water on up to 220kV power cables. Irish Sea Contractors, a leading provider of subsea engineering services from Co. Wexford, Ireland has today announced the launch of a new, patented, in-house developed subsea power cable repair solution and in-house subsea jointer training programme. This innovative...

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Milestone Coastal Wind Project for Seaway Offshore Cables
Dec12

Milestone Coastal Wind Project for Seaway Offshore Cables

Seaway Offshore Cables (SOC), in combination with Subsea 7, has been awarded its first US offshore wind project by Ørsted Wind Power North America LLC who are constructing the project for Dominion Energy. This turnkey cable supply and cable installation contract for Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) Project marks the continued success of a global renewables strategy for Subsea 7 in the US. The multi-million-dollar contract will...

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SubCom announces Manatua cable system contract is in force
Dec14

SubCom announces Manatua cable system contract is in force

SubCom and the Manatua Consortium announced the contract is in force for the supply and installation of the Manatua submarine cable system. The Manatua Consortium is composed of: The Office des Postes et Télécommunications (OPT), the telecoms operator of French Polynesia; Avaroa Cables Limited (ACL), the cable operator of Cook Islands, Telecom Niue Limited (TNL), the telecoms operator of Niue; and Samoa Submarine Cable Company (SSCC),...

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Nexans awarded 100-million-euro contract for interconnection project in Philippines
Dec04

Nexans awarded 100-million-euro contract for interconnection project in Philippines

In the last 15 years, power consumption in Philippines increased by almost 80% to achieve over 94,370 GWh in 2017. To meet the country’s growing energy needs, the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) is looking to unify and reinforce the national grid with the launch of the Mindanao Visayas Interconnection Project. For the submarine link of the project, Nexans has been awarded a full turnkey contract for the...

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Prysmian finalises €125M contract with IPTO
Nov29

Prysmian finalises €125M contract with IPTO

Signing ceremony attended by Minister of Energy & IPTO CEO Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, announces the finalisation of the contract agreement, worth €125 million, with Independent Power Transmission Operator (IPTO), who are responsible for the transmission power grid in Greece, for a submarine power cable connection between the island of Crete and the Peloponnese region of the Greek...

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Nexans secures 111-million-euro turnkey submarine cable project
Nov28

Nexans secures 111-million-euro turnkey submarine cable project

The project of the Cyclades Islands Interconnection in Greece is aimed at ensuring the reliable, economic and sufficient supply of electricity to the Syros, Paros, Tinos, Mykonos and Naxos islands. As the phase ‘C’ of this three-phase complex project is taking place, ADMIE, Independent Power Transmission Operator, has awarded Nexans with a new contract worth approximately €111 million to deliver an interconnector between the city of...

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NKT awarded its largest offshore export cable order ever for Ostwind 2 grid connection
Nov26

NKT awarded its largest offshore export cable order ever for Ostwind 2 grid connection

NKT is awarded a contract of approx. EUR 300m (approx. DKK 2.23bn) by 50Hertz. The contract comprises supply of approx. 270 km of 220 kV high-voltage AC XLPE offshore export cable system, and approx. 8 km of 220 kV high-voltage AC XLPE onshore cable system for the Ostwind 2 offshore wind farm grid connection in Germany. The contract is won in a consortium with Boskalis Subsea Cables & Flexibles, who will install the offshore cable...

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Nexans awarded 50M Euros turnkey contract to manufacture and install interconnection cable between Majorca and Menorca
Nov22

Nexans awarded 50M Euros turnkey contract to manufacture and install interconnection cable between Majorca and Menorca

Red Eléctrica de España has awarded Nexans with a contract worth around 50 million euros to manufacture and install a power cable that will connect the islands of Majorca and Menorca in Spain. The contract was signed only 20 days after the Spanish Council of Ministers granted administrative authorisation and declared it as a public utility project. The interconnection is due to be up and running in 2020. Red Eléctrica’s General...

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NKT is selected exclusive supplier of export cable system for Inch Cape offshore wind farm project
Nov20

NKT is selected exclusive supplier of export cable system for Inch Cape offshore wind farm project

NKT has signed an export cable Pre-Construction Agreement (PCA) for delivery and installation of export cable system to the prospective UK offshore wind farm project Inch Cape. The project is being developed by Inch Cape Offshore Wind Farm Ltd, a subsidiary of Red Rock Power Ltd. The PCA is signed in a consortium with Boskalis Subsea Cables & Flexibles. The PCA nominates the consortium as the exclusive supplier and installer for...

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Nexans wins major power export cable contract for Ørsted’s Hornsea 2 wind farm
Nov19

Nexans wins major power export cable contract for Ørsted’s Hornsea 2 wind farm

Nexans has won a contract worth over 150 million euros to help Ørsted deliver the most affordable electricity from offshore wind yet. The project covers the supply of over 200 km of the 245 kV high voltage alternating current (HVAC) subsea export cable system for the near shore section of Hornsea 2 wind farm. Today, many nations are harnessing renewable energy sources with the aim of counteracting climate change, one of the world’s...

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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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