JD-Contractor completes installation of cables at Borkum Riffgrund 01

DONG Energy Wind Power A/S contracted JD-Contractor A/S for the installation and burial of 24 lengths of ICC cables and 10 lengths of PCC cables in the Borkum Riffgrund 1 Offshore Wind Farm. The installation has now been completed according to plan and ahead of schedule.

DONG Energy Wind Power A/S planned the Borkum Riffgrund 01 Offshore Wind Farm for construction in 2014 in the area of Borkum Riffgrund in the German sector of the North Sea approx. 38 km north of the East Frisian island of Borkum.

The BKR01 project has in the full perspective been a success for JD-Contractor A/S. The scope of work awarded for JDC has been successfully completed and fulfilled following the method statements developed for the project and well within the estimated time schedule.

No major accidents has occurred on the project and the Risk Assessments developed has shown to a large degree to be adequate and fulfilling their purpose of avoiding injuries and accidents.

The new designed cable installation setup mobilised on board Olympic Triton has proofed to full fill its purpose trough out the BKR01 project. Good cooperation between JDC and DEWP has been a key to the success implementation and completion of the project on time.