Wind Energy

Top duo aeolus and Svanen successfully completed Walney Extension offshore wind farm

Van Oord installed scour protection and transported and installed the 87 foundations for the Walney Extension offshore wind farm. The wind farm is supplying renewable energy to more than half a million households in the United Kingdom. It contributes to governmental targets to ensure that 15% of the UK’s energy is being produced sustainably by 2020. Offshore installation vessel Aeolus and heavy lift installation vessel Svanen played important roles in the efficient construction of the offshore wind farm.