MHI Vestas Offshore News

MHI Vestas CEO elected Chair of WindEurope

Aarhus, Denmark September 21, 2020 Philippe Kavafyan, CEO of MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, has been elected to chair Europe’s wind energy association, WindEurope, for the next 18 months. Signaling the growing importance of offshore wind in Europe’s wind industry, MHI Vestas CEO Philippe Kavafyan has been elected Chair of WindEurope by the association’s Board of [...]

MHI Vestas CEO elected Chair of WindEurope2020-09-21T16:11:03+02:00

Taiwan’s supply chain gains another link with transformer purchase agreement

Taipei, Taiwan September 11, 2020 MHI Vestas Offshore Wind secures breakthrough purchase agreement to bring offshore wind transformer technology to Taiwan. In another pioneering move, MHI Vestas will become the first turbine manufacturer to source transformer technology from within Taiwan, as Hitachi ABB Power Grids will supply transformers with key components from the Shihlin Electric [...]

Taiwan’s supply chain gains another link with transformer purchase agreement2020-09-11T08:46:08+02:00

MHI Vestas to source additional key turbine components locally in Taiwan

Taipei, Taiwan September 9, 2020 Fassmer Atech Composites Taiwan joint venture to supply MHI Vestas Offshore Wind with spinner covers and nacelle covers for upcoming Taiwanese projects. Adding to its already lengthy list of components to be sourced in Taiwan for upcoming projects, MHI Vestas has concluded a purchase agreement with the Fassmer Atech Composites [...]

MHI Vestas to source additional key turbine components locally in Taiwan2020-09-09T09:54:15+02:00

Tower supply purchase agreement finalised in Taiwan

Taipei, Taiwan August 19, 2020 MHI Vestas Offshore Wind will source towers from CS Wind/Chin Fong partnership as purchase agreement signed, delivering on the OEM’s local ambitions. Further positioning Taiwan at the centre of the emerging offshore wind industry in Asia Pacific, MHI Vestas has finalised a purchase agreement with the CS Wind/Chin Fong partnership [...]

Tower supply purchase agreement finalised in Taiwan2020-08-19T10:59:10+02:00

First power achieved at Blauwwind project

Aarhus, Denmark August 7, 2020 The first of over 825,000 Dutch households is now receiving clean electricity from the Borssele III/IV offshore wind project as first power is flowing to the Dutch grid.  As of today, the 731.5 MW Borssele III/IV offshore wind project has achieved first power, a result of close collaboration between the [...]

First power achieved at Blauwwind project2020-08-07T12:01:16+02:00

Full power at first floating wind project in continental Europe

Aarhus, Denmark July 28, 2020 MHI Vestas Offshore Wind confirms that the final of three V164 8.4 MW turbines is now generating power to the Portuguese grid. The third and final V164-8.4 MW turbine installed on Principle Power’s semi-submersible WindFloat floating platform has now completed testing at the WindFloat Atlantic project site, and is generating [...]

Full power at first floating wind project in continental Europe2020-07-28T11:05:58+02:00

MHI Vestas inks landmark supply chain contract in Taiwan

Taipei, Taiwan July 16, 2020 State-of-the-art facility will deliver technical components, furthering MHI Vestas’ local supply chain footprint, and local workers will be trained in world-class manufacturing standards. MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has signed a purchase agreement with KK Wind Solutions for local power conversion module (PCM) assembly, and local manufacturing of low voltage cabinets [...]

MHI Vestas inks landmark supply chain contract in Taiwan2020-07-16T11:10:42+02:00

Cables and fasteners for MHI Vestas wind projects in Taiwan to be produced by local companies

Taipei, Taiwan July 13, 2020 MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has reached agreements with local Taiwanese suppliers to source both cables and fasteners, becoming the only wind turbine manufacturer to source these components locally. Deepening its commitments to Taiwan, MHI Vestas has become the only wind turbine manufacturer to source cables and fasteners locally, signing agreements [...]

Cables and fasteners for MHI Vestas wind projects in Taiwan to be produced by local companies2020-07-19T13:25:58+02:00

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind continues to deliver on localisation commitments in Taiwan

Taipei, Taiwan June 30, 2020 MHI Vestas deepens local offshore wind supply chain linkages with agreement to source multiple key turbine components from Taiwan-based Yeong Guan Energy Technology Group (YGG). MHI Vestas has signed a purchase agreement with local Taiwanese company, YGG, to source additional components for upcoming production of V174 turbines to be installed [...]

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind continues to deliver on localisation commitments in Taiwan2020-06-30T08:54:45+02:00

Another key component to be sourced locally in Taiwan

Aarhus, Denmark June 23, 2020 Another key component to be sourced locally in Taiwan MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has concluded a contract to source high voltage switchgear from within Taiwan, expanding existing supply chain commitments and becoming the first offshore wind turbine supplier to localise switchgear. MHI Vestas has finalised a purchase agreement with Mitsubishi [...]

Another key component to be sourced locally in Taiwan2020-06-23T09:44:57+02:00