Seaway 7 gets its largest offshore wind deal


United KingdomOne of the largest contracts ever given to Seaway 7 is the transport and installation of monopile foundations and transition pieces on the third phase of Dogger Bank C, an offshore wind farm.

Offshore installation will begin in 2024 following the installation of Dogger Bank A and B phases using the company’s specialized Heavy Lift Vessel Alfa Lift. Dogger Bank C must reach financial close by the end of 2021 in order to receive the contract award.

There are three 1.2GW Dogger Bank Wind Farms currently in development: Dogger Bank A, B and C.

Joint venture between SSE Renewables (40%) and Equinor (40%) and Eni (40%) called Dogger Bank A and B (20 percent ). Dogger Bank C’s 50:50 joint venture partners SSE Renewables and Equinor announced in November 2021 that Eni would take a 20% stake in the final phase, with SSE Renewables and Equinor each maintaining a 40% stake, in a deal expected to close in the first quarter of 2022. (subject to Dogger Bank C Financial Close and regulatory approvals).