TKF has been awarded a contract by Van Oord for the supply of 140 km 66 kV inter-array cables for offshore wind farm Hollandse Kust Noord (HKN), located in the North Sea.
The contracted scope for TKF in HKN includes the manufacturing and delivery of 140 km 66 kV aluminium core cables and accessories. The offshore wind farm HKN is located approximately 18 kilometres from the Dutch coast, nearby Egmond aan Zee.
“We are proud to announce this contract with Van Oord. After pleasant cooperation with Van Oord in the Windpark Fryslân project, we look forward to working together and we trust to successfully complete this project”, says Alexander van der Lof, Managing Director at TKF.
“We are very satisfied with TKF as a partner for the supply of the inter array cables at the HKN project.We particularly value the partnership as sustainable mainly due to TKF’s innovative cable design.Special to mention is that the cables of TKF will be produced in the Netherlands”, added Arnoud Kuis, Managing Director Van Oord Offshore wind.
The commissioning is scheduled for 2023. When completed, the wind farm has an installed capacity of 759 MW.
Image source: Courtesy of Van Oord; Image caption: Cable works at Hollandse Kust Zuid, for illustration purposes only
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