Jumbo Completes Project for the Arkona Offshore Wind Farm
Earlier this year Jumbo completed their project for the Arkona offshore wind farm (E.ON and Statoil). The entire project involves the construction of a 385MW offshore wind farm in the German Baltic Sea.
Van Oord contracted Jumbo for the installation of the 60 transition pieces. The vessel chosen to tackle the job was the MV Fairplayer a DP2 Heavy Lift Crane Vessel suited to the offshore requirements of the Energy Industry worldwide.
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Jumbo is a leading heavy lift shipping company that has been developing pioneering solutions for ocean transportation for more than 40 years.
Jumbo Offshore, one of the two divisions of Jumbo, has built up a solid and reliable reputation as installation contractor in the offshore industry. Jumbo has access to 12 Heavy Lift Vessels, two of which are DP2-class: Jumbo Javelin and Fairplayer. The Fairplayer is also equipped with Jumbo’s patented Deepwater Deployment System, which enables her to install structures up to 3,000m water depth. Jumbo’s offshore services include:
• Providing an offshore supply service to main installation vessels, often with a wet handshake;
• Installation of subsea structures and moorings (driven or suction piles) to depths up to 3,000m;
• Installation of Wind Turbine Foundations & Transition Pieces.
Jumbo offers clients an extremely efficient and cost effective transport and installation solution - “Lift. Ship. Install. All in one go.”