Upgrades on Brave and Bold Tern

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier’s jack-up vessels Brave Tern and Bold Tern are among the most versatile and efficient installation and service vessels in the offshore wind industry - capable of installing today's largest turbines. This requires continuous upgrades as the offshore wind business moves fast.

Installation on Borkum Riffgrund2

Check out this film on how Fred. Olsen Windcarrier in close collaboration with MHI Vestas and Ørsted installed 56 V164-8.0MW turbines offshore on Borkum Riffgrund 2 in Germany - well ahead of schedule

Timelapse from Borkum Riffgrund2

This timelapse shows Bold Tern installing one of 56 V164-8.0 MW turbines on Borkum Riffgrund 2. The 8MW turbine is the largest turbine to date in the German North Sea.

Wikinger Offshore Wind Farm - Full Length

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier's jack-up installation vessel Brave Tern installed 70 AD 5-135 Adwen turbines on Iberdrola's Wikinger Offshore Wind Farm. Installation began in January 2017 and was completed on 22 October 2017.

Wikinger Offshore Wind Farm - Short

A short film showing the highlights of Fred. Olsen Windcarrier installing 70 AD 5-135 turbines on the Wikinger Offshore Wind Farm in the Baltic Sea.

Block Island Offshore Wind Farm

In 2016, Fred. Olsen Windcarrier installed the first ever offshore wind farm in the US: Block Island.

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Brave Tern arrives in Newport, RI

Brave Tern arrives in Newport, RI after sailing across the Atlantic on her way to the Block Island Wind Farm.

Global Tech I

In 2014, Fred. Olsen Windcarrier installed 75 towers and nacelles and 22 rotor stars of the 80 5MW AREVA turbines at the Global Tech I site within eight months.

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Borkum Riffgat

In 2013, Fred. Olsen Windcarrier installed 30 complete turbines at the Borkum Riffgat site in the German North Sea.

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Alstom Haliade demonstrator

In 2013, Fred. Olsen Windcarrier’s Bold Tern installed the Alstom Haliade™ 8MW demonstrator turbine at the Belwind site.

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On board the Brave Tern

Take a look on board our jack-up vessel Brave Tern...

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