Seaway 7 awarded contract offshore Taiwan
LUXEMBOURG: Subsea 7 S.A. has announced the award of a sizeable contract for Seaway 7 by Jan de Nul for the Formosa 2 Offshore Wind Farm project in Taiwan. Subsea 7 defines a sizeable contract as being between USD 50 million and USD 150 million. The contract scope includes the transportation, pre-piling and installation of 47 jacket foundations for wind turbines, a notice issued to Oslo Stock Exchange said. Seaway 7 will execute the work in 2020 and 2021 using the heavy lift vessels Seaway Yudin and Seaway Strashnov. Steph McNeill, SVP Subsea 7 Renewables & Heavy Lifting, said: "We are pleased to have the opportunity to continue to support the Jan De Nul Group in the development of the Formosa 1 and Formosa 2 wind farms in Taiwan. This contract builds upon our significant capability in the installation of large foundations in the offshore wind industry and increases our experience in the Subsea 7's Renewables and Heavy Lifting business unit is an experienced partner for the delivery of offshore wind farm projects and specialist heavy lifting and cable installation services, operating under the Seaway 7 brand. Subsea 7 is a global leader in the delivery of offshore projects and services for the evolving energy industry, creating sustainable value by being the industry's partner and employer of choice in delivering the efficient offshore solutions the world needs.