The Correll Group – Cable Installation & Power Services Division is delighted to announce that it has been successful in securing a contract with the offshore installation company Asso.subsea for the AC Submarine Cables pull in operations on both the Gode Wind 3 OWP Offshore Substation and the HVDC Offshore Substation DolWin kappa as part of the AC grid connection system on behalf of the end client TenneT.
TenneT is the transmission system operator responsible for the grid connection for Gode Wind 3 (242 MW) and provides the grid connection as an HVDC line. The AC connection is required for the connection from the wind farm to the converter platform at sea. The EPIC main contract was awarded to Zhongtian Technology Submarine Cable Co.Gode Wind 3 is located in the German North Sea, approximately 32km north-west of the island of Norderney within cluster 3 and the country’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ). The offshore wind farm is expected to be fully commissioned in 2024 and when fully operational will serve around 250,000 German households with clean, green energy.
Sam Dowey, Managing Director at Correll, commented; “It is extremely satisfying to be awarded our second export cable pull-in contract from Asso.subsea and we very much look forward to continue to growing our partnership with them on future projects.
“This contract complements previous awards from ZTT Cables, where Correll was contracted to perform platform cable routing, termination & testing’ of 155kV subsea cables associated with the AC grid connection systems, on both Kaskasi II & Gode Wind 3 Offshore Wind Farms”.
Specialising in the renewable energy sector, the Correll Group are a global leader in the provision of engineering, installation and maintenance services – including High Voltage, Low Voltage and Fibre Optic Engineering, Control Room Asset Monitoring, HV Safety Rules, Construction Support and Service Operations and Maintenance.
Our head office is based in the North East of England, with additional offices and operational bases strategically located in Europe, Asia and the USA to support global offshore wind projects.
The Correll Group have extensive experience of working on many of the most significant wind farms across the UK, Europe, Asia, and most recently in the emerging US offshore market, and with a team of over 250 technicians across the business we present a strong and substantial offering to the onshore and offshore renewable energy sector.
To learn more about the Correll Group: https://www.correllservices.com/