News in Brief

A2SEA representative for the Renewable UK Board

Regional Manager Andy Reay is seeking your support to be your representative to the Renewable UK board. Results will be announced on 23 May. Andy Reay has been A2SEA’s Regional Manager for the United Kingdom and Ireland for the last four years and has been an active member of the Offshore wind community through membership... Read more »

SEA INSTALLER ready for Race Bank

This coming Thursday 27th April, SEA INSTALLER goes on hire at DONG Energy’s Race Bank Offshore Wind Farm. The vessel arrived in Hull this weekend and is currently undergoing the final preparations for the project comprising 91 Siemens Wind Power 6MW turbines. Simultaneously with SEA INSTALLER operating from Hull, SEA CHALLENGER is also loading turbines... Read more »

SEA POWER has been sold to Karpowership Americas Company Ltd.

SEA POWER has been a part of the A2SEA fleet since 2002 and has installed turbines on Horns Reef 1 + 2, Lillgrunden, Rødsand 2, Kentish Flats, Arklow Bank 1 and Anholt to mention a few of the projects. Furthermore, in recent years the semi-jack up has been engaged in service assignments. “SEA POWER pioneered... Read more »

SEA INSTALLER mobilising for Race Bank OWF

SEA INSTALLER will start installation of the 91 Siemens 6MW turbines at DONG Energy’s Race Bank Offshore Wind Farm at the end of April. The vessel is currently mobilising at the shipyard WD Close in Newcastle. Earlier this year, SEA INSTALLER went through a 5-year renewal survey conducted by DNV-GL. The vessel was approved for another 5-year... Read more »

Special transport to SEA INSTALLER

In the earlier hours while most of Denmark was still asleep, four massive adapter rings were shipped from the company Valmont SM A/S in Rødekro 180 kilometres to the harbour of Hvide Sande. The four rings will be used as tower sea fastening on board SEA INSTALLER. It took four large trucks and escort cars... Read more »

A2SEA supports the struggle against starvation

During January, all of Denmark is busy collecting money to save starving children in Africa, South America and Asia. The yearly fund raising campaign is called “Danmarksindsamlingen” and A2SEA supports the campaign. The focus of the campaign shifts every year. This year, money goes to 12 different projects to support the more than 3 million children who... Read more »

A2SEA wins “Runner Up” Health & safety Award 2017

On 23 January, A2SEA was one single vote from winning the Renewable UK “Health & Safety Award 2017”. Instead, the company was awarded the “Runner Up” award for the campaign targeting the musculoskeletal system, “Work Wise, Think Twice”. “We have already won,” says Kirsten Bank Christensen, Vice President for HSEQ at A2SEA. The statistics speak for... Read more »

A2SEA is “2017 Renewable Energy Health & Safety” finalist

A2SEA has been nominated finalist for the Health & Safety Award issued by Renewable UK. The nomination is for the HSE campaign “Work wise, think twice” targeting the musculoskeletal system. Voting takes place between 11 and 20 January. A2SEA launched the campaign in the spring of 2016 to limit the injuries on the musculoskeletal system. An... Read more »

SEA CHALLENGER ready for Dudgeon

On Wednesday 4 January 2017, SEA CHALLENGER was fully loaded and awaiting departure from Hull. Ready to install the 67 Siemens 6MW turbines on Dudgeon from Statoil, Masdar and Statkraft. SEA CHALLENGER can carry four 6MW turbines at a time. The vessel has been accommodation vessel on the project since September 2016 and has gained a... Read more »

A2SEA donates money to sick children

Again this year, A2SEA donates money to sick children and hereby wishes everyone a merry Christmas and a happy new year. Donations go to three different Childrens’ hospitals in Denmark, Germany and the UK respectively. Donation in Denmark Donation for H.C. Andersen’s Children’s Hospital, Tryllebjerget (the Magic Mountain), Denmark – read more here Donation in Germany... Read more »