Borkum Riffgrund II
Fred. Olsen Windcarrier is installing 56 V164-8.0MW turbines on Borkum Riffgrund II in the German North Sea. After completion, the offshore wind park will supply enough energy for 460.000 German households. 3 May, Bold Tern set sail with the first load of turbines. 28 June marked the halfway milestone.
- 8MW is the largest turbine installed in the German North Sea
- In June, four turbines were installed in just four days
- Beginning of August, the wind farm delivered first power
The scope of work for Fred. Olsen Windcarrier is the transportation and installation of 56 V164-8.0MW turbines. 36 to be installed on monopile foundations and 20 on 50m high jackets with 10m high suction buckets.