Fred. Olsen Ocean opens office in Taipei, Taiwan

Fred. Olsen Ocean has opened a branch office in Taipei, Taiwan to support the growing offshore wind business in the Asia Pacific region. The new office is located at the centre of Taipei and it will be the base for…

Blue Tern now with safety case

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier is pleased to announce that the UK Health and Safety Executive has accepted the Safety Case for our jack-up vessel Blue Tern. The Safety Case covers all services from accommodation support to offshore support, including installation/decommissioning, lifting,…

Final turbines installed on Hohe See and Albatros wind farms

On 20 September 2019, Fred. Olsen Windcarrier’s jack-up installation vessel Brave Tern successfully installed the final turbine on the Hohe See extension Albatros. This completed the installation of a total of 87 Siemens Gamesa SWT-7.0-154 turbines at the Hohe See…

O&M jack-up vessel to join the Fred. Olsen Windcarrier fleet

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has signed a long term time charter with Falcon Global for their jack-up vessel Jill. The jack-up vessel will be an integrated part of the Fred. Olsen Windcarrier jack-up fleet for offshore wind, where she will be…

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier wins first contract in Taiwan with Yunlin

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has been awarded a contract with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) for the transport and installation of wind turbines on the Yunlin Offshore Windfarm in Taiwanese waters for their 8MW wind turbines. Fred. Olsen Windcarrier will mobilise…

Seafox 5 changes name to Blue Tern

From today, Seafox 5 has officially changed its name to Blue Tern. In December 2018, Fred. Olsen Windcarrier made an agreement with the Seafox International Group for the acquisition of a 51% ownership in the jack-up vessel Seafox 5. This…