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July - Installation cable at Rødsand 2 Offshore Windfarm

JD-Contractor A/S installed a cable to the MET mast at Rødsand 2 windfarm.

Date: July 2010

Duration: 2 days

Client: E.ON

E.ON contracted JD-Contractor A/S to install a cable for the MET mast at Rødsand 2 wind farm. The cable was installed from the foundation of one of the turbines to a met mast positioned inside the windfarm.

The Scope of work for JD-Contractor involved:

  • Loading the cable in Rødbyhavn and transport it to the site.
  • Pull-up of the cable in the foundation of the turbine.
  • Cable laying into the bottom of a pre-excavated trench.
  • Pull-up of the cable in the I-tube at the met mast.

Through careful planning and skilled performance, the work was carried out in only 2 days in July 2010 including arrival, departure, loading and offloading of the cable.
The cable installation was carried out by M/S Cable One and its crew.

In addition to the installation, E.ON also contracted JD-Contractor A/S to perform inspection and remedial work on a number of the infield cables at the wind farm in 2010.