Tekmar Energy Limited, a Tekmar Group Company, introduced a contract award from French cable set up specialist Louis Dreyfus TravOcean (Subsidiary of Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Group), to produce TekLink cable safety techniques (CPS) for Parc du Banc de Guérande Offshore Wind Farm (Saint-Nazaire).
Saint-Nazaire is a 480MW offshore wind farm set for development on France’s Atlantic Coast and owned by EDF Renewables and Enbridge. Saint-Nazaire would be the first commercial-scale venture put in in French waters and marks a big milestone for the French offshore wind .
Saint-Nazaire additionally marks Tekmar Energy’s first offshore wind venture in France and the corporate’s first contract with La Ciotat based mostly Louis Dreyfus TravOcean. Tekmar Energy will provide 160 patented TekLink Mechanical Latch CPS to guard the 33kV inter-array cables manufactured by Louis Dreyfus TravOcean’s Consortium accomplice Prysmian Group, the world chief within the vitality and telecom cable techniques .
Russell Edmondson, Managing Director of Tekmar Energy mentioned: “We are thrilled to safe our first contract in France and happy that Louis Dreyfus TravOcean has chosen Tekmar Energy’s industry-leading TekLink CPS for Saint-Nazaire, a venture characterised by its rocky seabed that requires essentially the most sturdy and reliable cable safety answer.”
Tekmar Energy Limited is a part of Tekmar Group plc alongside, Ryder Geotechnical Limited, AgileTek Engineering Limited, Subsea Innovation Limited and Pipeshield Limited. Tekmar Group work collectively to offer main expertise and providers to the worldwide offshore vitality markets.
Louis Dreyfus TravOcean, a marine Contractor specialised in cable set up and safety, is a part of Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Group, a French household group offering tailored industrial maritime options and built-in providers from ship design to maritime operations.
(Source and picture: Tekmar)
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