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Events on Nobelwind Database in Excel
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DateEventDescription 
24-May-2017 Event Type: Operation - Fully Commissioned
Fully Commissioned Inauguration of the Nobelwind project took place, celebrating successful deployment of the 50 V112-3.3MW turbines.
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03-Apr-2017 Event Type: Installation - Turbine Installation
Turbine Installation The 50th and final turbine was installed by the vessel Vole au Vent at the site. The 50th turbine was installed 158 days after the first turbine was installed.
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17-Mar-2017 Event Type: Installation - Turbine Installation
Turbine Installation A total of 44 turbines have been installed, with 26 producing electricity.
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15-Mar-2017 Event Type: Installation - Turbine Installation
Turbine Installation In total 42 turbines have been installed.
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12-Jan-2017 Event Type: Installation - Turbine Installation
Turbine Installation In total 22 turbines have been installed.
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09-Jan-2017 Event Type: Operation - Generating Power
Generating Power The wind turbine K01 began producing power. This marks first power at the wind farm.
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10-Nov-2016 Event Type: Installation - Turbine Installation
Turbine Installation The first five MHI-Vestas V112-3.3MW turbines have been installed.
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30-Oct-2016 Event Type: Installation - Grid Connection Available
Grid Connection Available The Nobelwind offshore substation was successfully energised. Nobelwind offshore substation connects to both the Northwind and Belwind 1 offshore substations via two export cables.
ELIA's onshore Belgian grid has sufficient capacity, meaning no need to wait for the STEVIN grid reinforcement.

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27-Oct-2016 Event Type: Installation - Turbine Installation
Turbine Installation The first of 50 turbines was successfully installed by the vessel Vole au Vent.
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26-Oct-2016 Event Type: Installation - Turbine Installation
Turbine Installation The vessel Vole au Vent arrived back on site to begin turbine installation at the project. The vessel was carrying eight turbines during its first trip.
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12-Oct-2016 Event Type: Installation - Array Cable Installation
Array Cable Installation The vessel Maersk Recorder arrived at the site and will be carrying out array cable work.
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22-Sep-2016 Event Type: Installation - Foundation Installation
Foundation Installation Parkwind and Jan De Nul NV have successfully installed the last monopile foundation for the Nobelwind offshore wind farm. All associated transition pieces are complete ready for the MHI Vestas V112-3.3MW turbines.
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13-Sep-2016 Event Type: Installation - Offshore Substation
Offshore Substation After load out and sail away at the beginning of September the substation was installed by the heavy lift vessel Rambiz.
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08-Sep-2016 Event Type: Installation - Offshore Substation
Offshore Substation The offshore substation's topside sailed out of Bladt's yard in Aalborg towards the wind farm site.
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03-Sep-2016 Event Type: Engineering - Production and Procurement
Production and Procurement Construction of the offshore substation's topside is now complete and load-out took place at Bladt Industries' production facilities in Aalborg. Installation will take place in mid-September.
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Aug-2016 Event Type: Installation - Offshore Substation
Offshore Substation Jan De Nul successfully installed the offshore substation's transition piece and is ready to proceed to installing the offshore substation topside.
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07-Jul-2016 Event Type: Engineering - Production and Procurement
Production and Procurement The vessel Drago J transported the last 10 transition pieces for the foundations to the port of Ostend.
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08-Jun-2016 Event Type: Installation - Other
Other The first phase of scour protection installation around the 51 foundations was completed. The erosion protection consists of a light filter layer (first phase) and a heavier coating layer specifically designed for various locations and water depths. This protection will remain stable for the next 25 years both in deeper than shallower zones.
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14-May-2016 Event Type: Installation - Foundation Installation
Foundation Installation Installation of the first foundation and start of offshore construction began during this weekend.
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11-May-2016 Event Type: Installation - Foundation Installation
Foundation Installation The first monopiles and transition pieces were loaded on board the vessel Vole au Vent.
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23-Apr-2016 Event Type: Pre-Construction - Seabed Preparation
Construction - Seabed Preparation Scour protection work around the foundations started. The erosion protection consists of a light filter layer and a heavier coating layer specifically designed for various locations and water depths. The rocks originate from the Jelsa quarry in Norway.
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23-Mar-2016 Event Type: Engineering - Production and Procurement
Production and Procurement The first transition piece arrived at the harbour of Oostende from Vietnam. Additional components to be delivered on site every 2 to 3 weeks.
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Mar-2016 Event Type: Engineering - Production and Procurement
Production and Procurement Foundations will be produced at EEW's facility in Rostock from March. Manufacturing will last until August 2016.
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28-Oct-2015 Event Type: Engineering - Production and Procurement
Production and Procurement Bladt started the construction of the offshore high voltage substation.
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06-Oct-2015 Event Type: Planning - Financial Close
Financial Close Financial Close was reached. The project obtained €460m in financing for construction and operating costs. Financial close was reported on 23/10/2015. EDF Luminus have the power purchase agreement.
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22-Sep-2015 Event Type: Planning - Financing Agreement
Financing Agreement The EIB loan of €250m was approved.
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13-Jul-2015 Event Type: Planning - Financing Agreement
Financing Agreement Loan of €250m under appraisal by the European Investment Bank.
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Jun-2015 Event Type: Other -
Other An 'information package' was released in June announcing the preferred suppliers for major components.
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2014 Event Type: Installation - Grid Connection Available
Grid Connection Available Grid connection available at Northwind Offshore High Voltage Substation (OHVS). The Nobelwind OHVS has an export cable that will connect it to the Northwind OHVS.
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22-Aug-2013 Event Type: Installation - Other
Other Belgian Notice to Mariners states that the cable joining Belwind Phase 2 to Northwind substation has been laid but is currently exposed on the seabed.
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