Temporary Power Solutions

Bespoke, optimised and integrated service solutions to deliver power to offshore projects

A constant, efficient and safe power supply is critical to the smooth and uninterrupted construction and maintenance of a wind farm.

At CWind we offer our clients bespoke and optimised temporary power solutions, throughout their construction and O&M cycles, using our in-house teams and resources to deliver bespoke integrated packages. This ensures that our customers will have a constant, efficient and safe power supply that is critical to the smooth and uninterrupted construction and maintenance of their wind farm.

Our Key Capabilities:

  • Range of CTV packages available including single CTV, to SOV, and multiple CTVs
  • Integrated technical services, crew transfer and specialist equipment
  • Refuelling services with specialised 16,000+ litre capacity workboats
  • Generator management, inspection, reporting, and rental, as required
  • Technical consultation services and robust RQHSE systems

Our Business is Our People

We have a skilled, experienced and highly trained group of technicians that can be mobilised to a client’s site as required. Our people are at the core of everything we do and our success as a business, which is reflected in our commitment to continual improvement and striving for excellence across the full spectrum of Risk, Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (RQHSE).

As a Group, we have achieved accreditation to OHSAS 18001:2007 and hold the RoSPA Gold standard and had the Order of Distinction for 19 consecutive years.

Delivering Your Project

Our team has years of experience delivering tailored solutions through our engineering, project management and dedicated vessel solutions, for example, we placed 97 units offshore at Gode Wind 01 &02 OWF in the North Sea, with an SOV which was modified to deliver fuel with a fuel delivery system incorporated into the walk-to-work system. We have successfully delivered many full turnkey projects in the offshore wind sector, with a track record that represents our ability to meet and exceed each client’s individual requirements and expectations.

We also continuously explore innovative approaches of delivering our service that reduce costs, fuel burn, and emissions for our clients. This is part of CWind’s overall ethos: driving to reduce our C02 emissions, of which we have achieved a reduction of 35% over the last two years.

Dedicated, Reliable Service with Rapid Response and Mobilisation

Our ability to mobilise quickly from bases strategically located close to our clients, with the right equipment and a skilled CTV crew, is core to our service delivery.  We are able to achieve this through our dedicated, purpose-built and fuel-efficient fleet of crew transfer vessels (CTV), able to deliver fresh rather than fatigued personnel on-site to maximise their work window. We also have a large equipment pool in place, which provides the contingency required to minimise any down time on operations.

CWind has an excellent track record including the largest temporary power project to date and has provided temporary power and generator management solutions to some of the largest wind farms in the North Sea, Baltic Sea and Irish Sea. With years of experience and the ability to deliver a bespoke solution, we can handle the considerable technical and logistical challenges of providing temporary power for turbines far out to sea.

 

If you would like any further information about CWind’s Temporary Power Solution, please contact Ed Gibson on ed.gibson@cwind.global.

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    CWind Ltd HQ
    Ocean House
    1 Winsford Way
    Chelmsford
    CM2 5PD
    United Kingdom

    Tel: +44 (0)1245 702000
    Email: info@cwind.global
    CWind Grimsby Hub
    Humber Bridge Road
    Grimsby Fish Docks
    Grimsby
    North Lincs
    DN31 3SL
    United Kingdom

    Tel: +44 (0)1472 797912
    Email: info@cwind.global

    THE INDUSTRY LEADER IN CTVs, PROJECT SERVICES AND OFFSHORE TRAINING

    CWind Services

    Cable Pull-In

    Experienced technicians who can work quickly yet handle your precious array, export and PCC cable with care. Over 890 pull ins, as a group, to date.

    Corrosion Protection

    Full corrosion protection services, inspection, procurement, application and transportation to maximise asset lifetime

    Temporary Power

    Temporary power for turbines far out to sea allowing for smooth, uninterrupted construction and maintenance

    Subsea Survey Solutions

    Utilising the CTV fleet to undertake subsea surveys, a cost effective solution maximising the benefits of time on site

    Topside Inspection, Maintenance and Repair

    CWind has a robust track record of experience delivering Topside Inspections, Maintenance and Repair (IMR), utilising owned assets, best people and proven procedures, delivered through one interface

    Subsea Inspection, Maintenance and Repair

    Optimised, flexible solutions using cutting edge technology for Subsea Inspections, Maintenance and Repair (IMR) to meet customer requirements

    Cable Termination & Testing

    Optimising time, avoiding extra costs and ensuring safety requires planning and preparation, as well as technical, logistical and project management expertise.

    Crew Transfer Vessel Charter

    Transporting technicians quickly and safely, to and from site with a fleet of 17 vessels

    Offshore Wind Training

    One-stop accredited training centre offering bespoke courses to the on and offshore wind industry including confined space and rescue

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