Swire Blue Ocean congratulate Van Oord with the completion of the installation of 150 WTG on Gemini Offshore Wind Park. The Turbines installed are the Siemens 4.0-130.
The installation campaign, started February 1st 2016 and the installation has been done within the time allocated. All staff of Van Oord and Swire Blue Ocean worked very dedicated, with good internal communication and high focus on a safe execution of the project.
The installation was done with Pacific Osprey working in parallel with Van Oord’s own Installation vessel Aeolus.
Decommissioning now also of the Gas Booster Platform B11
This weekend Pacific Osprey performed the first of a series of heavy lifts as part of the decommissioning work on the Gas Booster Platform B11, placed in the North Sea south of the Ekofisk complex. The platform with a total weight of approx. 8200mT will be decommissioned in 15 main parts with heaviest lift of 1015 tons and transported to shore by Pacific Osprey in three trips between the offshore site and the AF Environmental Base in Vats, Norway.
The attached picture shows the roof section with a weight of 220 tons which was lifted with Pacific Osprey’s 1200t main crane onto the vessel’s deck and sea fastened for safe transport.
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