Aegir to install jacket foundations at wind farm offshore Taiwan

July 22, 2019

Offshore staff

LEIDEN, the Netherlands Jan de Nul has contracted Heerema Marine Contractors to install 21 four-legged jacket foundations at the Changhua wind farm offshore Taiwan.

Heerema’s heavy-lift vessel Aegir will install the foundations 8 km (5 mi) km off the coast of Changhua County in water depths of 18 to 28 m (59 to 92 ft).

The offshore phase of the project is expected to start in March 2020 and be completed in early June 2020.

HMC CEO Koos-Jan van Brouwershaven said this is the company’s first contract in Taiwan.

Taiwan Power Co.’s Changhua Windfarm Phase 1 project is being executed by a consortium of Jan de Nul and Hitachi.