Projects in Europe

Netherlands

Client: van Oord
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 800m
Year: 2020

Spooling the cable from the nexus to the cable tank in Flushing, the Netherlands

 

 

Netherlands

Client: Orsted
Type services: Storage
Total cable length: –
Year: 2020

The Happy Buccaneer will transport 2 baskets from England to Velsen. Will will store 2 baskets on there storage yard.

 

 

Netherlands

Client: Orsted
Type services: Transport, Handling & Storage 
Total cable length: 24km
Year: 2020

Transport, handling and storage from Greece to Velsen.

 

 

Germany

Client: Nexans
Type services: Handling 
Total cable length: 3km
Year: 2020

Discharge cables from barge to storage area.

 

 

Germany

Client: Nexans
Type services: Handling 
Total cable length: 100km
Year: 2020

Discharge cables produced in Halden and Pikkala  from the delivering barges to  shore storage basket in total 3 operations.

 

 

Netherlands

Client: Boskalis
Type services: Handling & Scrap
Total cable length: 4.5km
Year: 2020

Supply of a turn key solution to scrap three cable lengths of total 4,052m
in the port of Flushing, The Netherlands.

 

Germany

Client: NKT
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 3.5km
Year: 2020

WIND scope is to transfer the cable from the armouring and stranding line into the carousel.

 

Netherlands

Client: TKF
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 91km
Year: 2020

Transfer a total of 91 km cable within several load outs in 2020.

 

Netherlands

Client: Orsted
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 4.5km
Year: 2020

Spool the cable from the Seaway Aimery and cut cables into sections of 10m unload another 4,5km cable from the vessel into basket.

 

Netherlands

Client: TenneT
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 4km
Year: 2020

A cable transfer from storage coil to Vessel.

 

Netherlands

Client: DTC
Type services: Transport & Storage
Total cable length: 
Year: 2020

Transport of 300t basket from Flushing to Velsen for a long term storage

 

Netherlands

Client: van Oord
Type services: Handling 
Total cable length: 500m
Year: 2020

Unload the cable from the vessel and spool the cable into coil and drum.

 

England

Client: Osprey
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 7km
Year: 2020

Spool cables from static tanks into liftable baskets.

Netherlands

Client: JDR
Type services: Handling & Scrap
Total cable length: 8.5km
Year: 2020

Load and scrap of the cable from the Seaway Aimery in lengths of 10m. Put them into containers and ship them to Poland.

Germany

Client: Nexans
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 11km
Year: 2020

 WIND unload 11km cable from coil to vessel Livingstone.

Germany

Client: Ørsted
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 80km
Year: 2020

 WIND transferred 80km cable within 4 load outs from the veseel to storage tank and from storage tanks to CLV.

Netherlands

Client: TenneT
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 1km
Year: 2020

WIND transferred 1km cable from factory to vessel Olympic Taurus.

Netherlands

Client: Van Oord
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 5.5km
Year: 2019

One of our clients passed by with the chartered CLV Ndurance to pick up approximately 5.5km of cable for installation. WIND was the giving party and mobilised their equipment and personnel in order to serve as good as possible. All went smooth and safe. Ready for the next one.

Portugal

Client: Deepocean
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 17km
Year: 2019

In Porto, Portugal, WIND transferred 17km from the transport vessel partly to the CLV for direct laying and partly onto a reel for storage. A WIND installation team managed to install a cable protection system for 6km whilst spooling the cable to the CLV.

Netherlands

Client: NKT
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 5.5km
Year: 2019

WIND was pleased to have the beautiful cable laying vessel NKT Victoria alongside her storage yard in Velsen-Noord, The Netherlands. WIND stored 5.5km of the heaviest cable we have ever handled; 273mm diametre and a weight of 119kg/m.

Spain (Tenerife)

Client: Global Marine
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 52km
Year: 2019

With the arrival of the spare cables for the WACS cable system, the Mertech/WIND cable depot in Santa Cruz de Tenerife officially opened! The first load-out contained multiple communication cables with a total length of approximately 52km.

Germany

Client: Nexans
Type services: Handling 
Total cable length: 11km
Year: 2019

WIND was asked by one of Europe’s biggest cable manufacturers to assist with a cable transfer of two cables with a length of 2.9km and 8.3km. A team of operators and two bow cable engines were sent to transfer the cables from factory coils to railway cars.

Germany

Client: Nexans
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 26km
Year: 2019

Another job finished to satisfaction of the client and many more to come. This time our guys transferred multiple cables with a total length of approximately 26km safely from railway cars to the storage area.

Germany

Client: Nexans
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 19km
Year: 2019

This week the WIND team visited Hamburg, Germany for another cable transfer on behalf of a cable manufacturer. Two cables of 9.3km and 9.4km long were safely transferred from several railway cars into two cable baskets, located on a pontoon.

Finland

Client: Prysmian 
Type services: Handling & transport,
Total cable length: 15km 
Year: 2018

WIND was hired for a turn-key cable transport and transfer solution. Three subsea power cables with a total length of 15km were spooled into the carousel of the CLV Topaz Installer at the cable factory in Finland. Unloading was done in The Netherlands to the CLB Ulisse.

Norway

Client: Cable manufacturer
Type services: Handling & transport
Total cable length: 60km
Year: 2018

Another turn-key cable transport and transfer solution with the CLV Topaz Installer. WIND was hired to pick up two cables with a total length of 60km and were delivered to the cable manufacturer in Norway.

Italy

Client: Cable manufacturer
Type services: Storage
Total cable length: N/A
Year: 2018

One of world’s biggest cable manufacturers asked WIND to supply a 2,000 ton storage carousel for a period of time to extend their factory’s storage capacity. WIND managed the full transport, mobilisation and demobilisation and maintenance scope.

Greece

Client: E.On
Type services: Handling & transport
Total cable length: 18.5km
Year: 2017

WIND was able to serve our client E.On with a cable transport from the Hellenic – Fulgor cable factory in Greece to our storage depot in The Netherlands. The CLV Nexus was chartered to pick up the cable and transport it to our yard where we loaded the cable into a 1,600mt SPMT basket.

France

Client: Prysmian
Type services: Handling & transport
Total cable length: 29 Reels
Year: 2017

29 Reels were ready for shipment from the cable factory in Gronn, France to Esbjerg, Denmark. WIND chartered an inland vessel to bring the reels to a larger harbour where a sea vessel could moor. The sea vessel brought all reels to Denmark where heavy loaders were required to bring the reels to their final destination.

Sweden

Client: Orsted
Type services: Handling & transport
Total cable length: Reel
Year: 2018

A 95 ton reel including cable needed to be transported from the cable factory in Sweden to the WIND storage yard in the Netherlands. Chartering of the vessel, project documentation, seafastening calculations and lifting plans were part of the scope.

United Kingdom

Client: Deepocean
Type services: Handling
Total cable length: 145km
Year: 2018

A cable transfer of two 71km power cables, transferred simultaneously from two cable tanks in the transport vessel to the CLV Maersk Connector. Prior to this cable transfer, another 3km spare cable was transferred into a storage basket on shore.

“We deliver turnkey logistics services with our unique combination of expertise, vessels and equipment.”

Contact us

WIND provides full-service solutions for transport, handling and storage of subsea cables and flexibles, and cable recovery of subsea telecommunication cables. Contact us to find out what we can do for you.

Info@wind.nl

+31 (0)72 519 32 50

Main office: Oudegracht 164-168, 1811 CP Alkmaar, The Netherlands

Yard office: Concordiastraat 84, 1951 AS Velsen Noord, The Netherlands

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