Aberdeen jackets take shape
Smulders starts assembly of suction bucket foundations for 92.4MW project
Smulders has started assembling the suction bucket jacket foundations for Vattenfall’s 92.4MW Aberdeen Bay offshore wind farm off the coast of Scotland.
A total of 11 foundations are being put together at Smulders’ Wallsend yard in Newcastle.
The jackets will support 11 MHI Vestas V164-8.4MW turbines.
First power is expected to be generated by the project next year.