Greater Gabbard Offshore Wind Farm

Greater Gabbard Offshore Wind Farm

Location
North Sea
Greater Gabbard Offshore Wind Farm

Greater Gabbard Offshore Wind Farm

Project Snapshot
Project
Greater Gabbard Offshore Wind Farm
Location
North Sea
Country
United Kingdom
Region
Europe
Turbines
Project Capacity
504 MW
No. of Turbines
140
Turbine Capacity
3.6
Turbine Manufacturer
Siemens
Turbine Model
SWT-3.6-107
Foundations
Grounded - Monopile
Supply Chain
Key Participants
Tidal Transit are a specialist maritime contractor providing access, transport and crew transfer services to the offshore industries of the North Sea. Operating from the North Norfolk coast in the UK, we specialise in safe, speedy and efficient travel for those working in the offshore wind energy sector.... More

Our fleet of custom-built, high specification wind farm work boats offer unparalleled stability and are crewed by fully-qualified personnel with a thorough local knowledge and maritime experience.
Global Wind Service (GWS) is one of the largest companies in Europe offering onshore and offshore installation and servicing of wind turbines around the world. And we do it with the right people, tools and flexibility to deliver the best possible solutions to the highest quality.... More

Our goal is always to meet and exceed our clients' expectations. As a result, GWS has gained an excellent reputation and fast established itself as the preferred international supplier of qualified and skilled personnel to the global wind turbine industry.

Our track record to date includes wind turbine installations and service work in over 40 countries – from the United States, Finland, Germany and the UK to Morocco, South Africa, Australia, the Philippines and more.

We have established business units in ten countries, giving us the opportunity to be closer to our customers and react faster to local market requirements.

GWS employ over 850 people and we strongly believe in the long-term investment and development of our employees. Their knowledge and experience ensures that we are the best we can be for our clients.
Seacat Services own and operate a fleet of DNV-GL classified multi-purpose offshore energy support vessels.  Our head office is situated in Cowes, Isle of Wight, UK, and a short walk from our chosen vessel builder, South Boats Isle of Wight. All our vessels are designed and constructed to conduct fast, smooth and comfortable transport of persons and ... Moregoods from the shore to the wind farm and vice versa in the toughest of Northern Europe's marine environments. Every vessel in the fleet fully complies with DNV-GL ✠1A1 HSLC Wind farm Service 1 and Category 1 enabling them to operate up to 150Nm offshore.

The management team at Seacat all have proven track records in their particular field, from QHSE and technical through to operations and crew management. Each of them has spent many years at sea and the key operational roles are occupied by individuals with Masters and engineering qualifications. This enables the team not only to have empathy with the crew in the field, but also to be able to spend time onboard the vessels keeping skills current and supporting crewmembers when required.

The company has so far successfully completed contracts in UK, German and Danish waters for clients that include Centrica, DONG Energy, Nexans Deutschland, Siemens, SSE, Vattenfall, VBMS and Wind MW. Operations are ongoing throughout the North Sea.

As an expanding company we look forward to broadening our client base and welcome the opportunity to utilise the good practice we have learned to date.

Seacat Services wish to be a respected vessel operator and to achieve this we pledge to listen to our clients, co-operate with our competitors, keep in front of developments and incentivise our employees.