Date: October 2010
Duration: 6 days
Monday 11 October 2010 a cable fault occurred on the power cable between Jutland and Læsø. The fault was located to be approx. 10 km from Jutland.
Upon request from Energinet.dk, JD-Contractor A/S mobilized M/S Vina together with a diving team and a team of jointers from nkt-cables to perform a cable repair.
The task included:
- Exact localization of cable fault and determination of the cause of the fault
- Recovery of damaged cable section
- Installation of new cable section
- Jointing new section with existing cable
The work was successfully carried out from the 23 October 2010 to 29 October 2010. Performing a cable repair in just 6 days at this location and this time of year was only possible due to the vast experience and resourcefulness of the crew involved.