Danish outfit Bladt Industries and Taiwanese Century Wind Power have formed a joint venture to fabricate foundations for the offshore wind industry in Taiwan. 

The JV, which will be known as Century Bladt Foundation Company, combines European fabrication technology with local steel construction. 

Bladt Industries senior vice president Lars Kristensen said: “This agreement is an important milestone for Bladt Industries, Century Wind Power and the Taiwanese upcoming offshore wind market.

“We have been working on this agreement for the last year, and we are convinced that with this set up we will be able to provide high-end quality structures to the market.”

Bladt Industries chief executive Klaus Steen Mortensen said: “The Century Bladt Foundation Company agreement is a very important step for Bladt Industries to expand the business into Asia; one of the new growth areas of offshore wind.” 

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