UK: LOC Group announced it has signed an agreement with to Ørsted carry out Marine Warranty Surveyor services for its Hornsea Two offshore wind farm, located approximately 89 km off the UK’s Yorkshire coast.
The 1.4 GW project will be will biggest offshore wind farm in the world.
This 18 month contract will follow on from previous work LOC Group has undertaken on Hornsea One, located adjacent to Hornsea Two. This agreement will see LOC London and LOC Singapore execute all MWS work on the project substations. This is the first time Ørsted has required substations to be transported from the Far East to Europe. LOC Group has considerable expertise in this specific area.
When operational in 2022, Hornsea Two will have capacity to generate clean electricity for 1.3 million homes per year and will surpass Hornsea One in energy generation. It is also expected to make an important contribution towards the UK’s goal for renewable electricity generation and to achieve the UK's energy security and carbon reduction objectives.