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The Project Timeline

2006 - WTG A fully installed and commissioned
          WTG
 B subsea jacket installed

2007 - installation of WTG B Tower and Nacelle

The Installation Timeline

August 2006
Turbine A assembly and installation completed.

7-18 June 2007

Turbine B assembly at Nigg Fabrication Yard.  Installation of blades to hub to form rotor assembly.  Lift and install rotor assembly to Nacelle.

COMPLETED

 

26-27 June 2007

Arrival and preparation of the installation barge ‘Rambiz’ at Nigg Fabrication Yard.   COMPLETED

 

30 June – 3 July 2007

Turbine B assembly completed and loaded onto ‘Rambiz’.  Expected sail to Beatrice from Nigg Fabrication Yard evening of 3 July 2007 or 4 July 2007.

COMPLETED

 

'Rambiz' and Turbine B assembly sailed at 8 pm on 04/07/07.  On location on 05/07/07, waiting on weather for installation.

COMPLETED

 

Turbine B assembly lifted and successfully landed onto Turbine B jacket subsea structure at approximately 11 am 6 July 2007.  Ongoing commissioning works to continue over weekend of 7-8 July 2007.

  

10-12 July 2007

Installation of additional boat landing access structure to WTG A and removal of turbine landing structures on WTG B jacket.

 

Following this, additional boat landing access structure to be installed on WTG B.

COMPLETED

 

17 July 2007

Rambiz demobilisation.

COMPLETED

 

August 2007

Offshore hook-up and commissioning to be completed - weather dependant.

 


 

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