Fred. Olsen Windcarrier wins EnBW Hohe See contract


Siemens AG has awarded Fred. Olsen Windcarrier transport and installation services at the EnBW Hohe See wind farm for their 7MW wind turbines.

EnBW Hohe See is located 90km from shore in the German Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), in close proximity to previous Fred. Olsen Windcarrier installation projects, the BARD and Global Tech I wind farms. Turbine installation of the 497MW wind farm is scheduled to commence during first half of 2019.

Martin Degen, Commercial Manager for Fred. Olsen Windcarrier said, “This new contract will continue to reinforce our prime position in the German North Sea and strengthen our relationship with Siemens”.

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier are experienced at working in the German North Sea with Siemens, having installed the Riffgat and Butendiek wind farms, in 2013 and 2015 respectively, and will be installing the Veja Mate wind farm in 2017.