Minesto puts trust in Leask
500kW tidal project is planned to be operational next year
Leask Marine has been appointed offshore installation contractor for all balance of plant work for Minesto’s DG500 tidal project in Holyhead Deep off the coast of north-west Wales.
The work covers installation and hook up of concrete gravity-base foundations, a buoy containing a microgrid and communications system and power transfer fastening.
The 500kW project is planned for commissioning and operation in 2018.
Minesto chief operating officer David Collier said: “We are very pleased to be working with Leask Marine as offshore installation contractor for this significant project in Holyhead Deep.”