Western HVDC Link Interconnector

Hunterston
Hunterston
Western HVDC Link
(2200.000 MW)
Flintshire Bridge
Connah's Quay
United Kingdom
United Kingdom

login to improve information access

There are three levels of access, Free, Freemium (requires a sign-up – for free – and password access) and “Full” (Password access).
You need Full access to use the ForeSEE interactive system, access reports, updates, notes, news and downloads. Sign up now!

Country & Landfall 1

Country
United Kingdom
Landfall
Ardneil Bay
Cable Type Landfall To Converter
Underground
Length Land Cable To Converter
4.00 Km
AC Voltage
400 kV
Converter
Hunterston
Cable Type Converter To Substation
Underground
Substation
Hunterston
Grid Connection Point
Hunterston

Subsea Cabling

Cable Name Western HVDC Link
Cable Type Interconnector
Cable Current HVDC
Status Fully Commissioned
Status Comments TYNDP 2016 Project Index: 77, Project Classification: Future Project
Capacity MW 2200.000 MW
Cable Tech HVDC
Total Length of Cable 422.00 km
Length Submarine 385.00 km
Length Land 37.00 km
DC Voltage 600 kV
AC Voltage
Configuration Bipolar
Project Cost Mill 1000.00 Mill
Project Cost Currency GBP
Website Visit
Project Comments

Country & Landfall 2

Country
United Kingdom
Landfall
Leasowe
Cable Type Landfall To Converter
Underground
Length Land Cable To Converter
33.00 Km
AC Voltage
400 kV
Converter
Flintshire Bridge
Cable Type Converter To Substation
Underground
Substation
Connah's Quay
Grid Connection Point
Connah's Quay
Consultant-Health & Safety
Stakeholder
Description
Designer-Other
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Developer
Stakeholder
Description
EPC(I)-Cabling
Stakeholder
Description
Installer-Cabling
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Installer-HVDC Converter
Stakeholder
Description
Installer-Onshore Cabling
Stakeholder
Description
Manufacturer-Cabling
Stakeholder
Description
Manufacturer-HVDC Converter
Stakeholder
Description
Manufacturer-Onshore Cabling
Stakeholder
Description
Owner-Offshore Transmission
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Surveyor-Geotechnical
Stakeholder
Description
Surveyor-Other
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Cable Installation
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Export Cable Installation
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Export Cable Installation(burial)
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Export Cable Installation(cable lay)
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Export Cable Maintenance
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Protection(Mattressing etc)
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Route Clearance(PLGR)
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Scour Protection Installation
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Support
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Survey
Stakeholder
Description
Stakeholder
Description
Vessel-Unknown
Stakeholder
Description
Date Event Description
Freemium Only 2020 Unlock with a freemium account Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account Survey works on the link cable in the Irish Sea, N... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account Fugro will carry out survey works for Cable 2; Sur... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account Van Oords rock placement vessel Nordnes is carryin... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account Fugro will carry out survey works for Cable 1; Sur... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account Update 30/08/2019: The survey started on 25th Augu... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account Update: The link returned to service on 3rd of Jun... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account On 6 April 2019, Western Link protection systems t... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account The Link returned to service on 22 March 2019 and ... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account On 19 February 2019, Western Link protection syste... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account On 19 February 2019, Western Link protection syste... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2019 Unlock with a freemium account Western Link protection systems tripped. The link ... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2018 Unlock with a freemium account The Link is now available to operate, initially de... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2018 Unlock with a freemium account Following commissioning and testing of the Link an... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2018 Unlock with a freemium account Subject to successful completion of the cable repa... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2018 Unlock with a freemium account After completion of recent cable repairs, and duri... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2018 Unlock with a freemium account The interconnector was taken out of operation so t... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2018 Unlock with a freemium account Following the initial commissioning, the interconn... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2017 Unlock with a freemium account Some remedial rock placement work was carried out ... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2017 Unlock with a freemium account Power flowed through the interconnector for the fi... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2017 Unlock with a freemium account Mariners are advised that work has recently been c... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2017 Unlock with a freemium account Mariners are advised that the support vessel Norma... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2017 Unlock with a freemium account Laying of concrete mattresses was announced to be ... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2017 Unlock with a freemium account Cable installation continues with one of the cable... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account Post Lay Burial Works (PLIB) of the North Channel ... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account Post Lay Installation Burial (PLIB) work is schedu... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account The cable lay of the sixth campaign is scheduled t... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account The cable lay of the sixth campaign is scheduled t... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account Post Lay Installation Burial (PLIB) work is schedu... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account The third installation deep water cable campaign i... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account Campaign 1 of the cable installation was completed... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account The installation of campaign 3 was completed early... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account The installation of the third deep water cable was... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account The installation campaign of the second deep sea c... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account 80% of the onshore cabling on the English side was... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account The commissioning of the Flintshire Bridge convert... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2016 Unlock with a freemium account Update: With the first cable installation being de... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2015 Unlock with a freemium account Update: The first deep water campaign is now sched... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2015 Unlock with a freemium account The installation of concrete mattresses was comple... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2015 Unlock with a freemium account The deep water cable installation began with the f... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2015 Unlock with a freemium account Update: With the first cable installation being de... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2014 Unlock with a freemium account The first pipe was installed into the pre-drilled ... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2014 Unlock with a freemium account The inshore subsea cable installation was complete... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2014 Unlock with a freemium account The inshore subsea cable installation started at t... Subscribers only field
Freemium Only 2014 Unlock with a freemium account Construction work is under way on the Hunterston c... Subscribers only field

Copyright © 4C Offshore 2019

  • ISO 14001 173953 2015 AHSO GBR UKAS 2 | 4C Offshore
  • Achilles UVDB Supply Chain Community | 4C Offshore