Aarhus, Denmark, 2015-12-16 10:12 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has received a firm and unconditional order for 40 V164-8.0 MW turbines for the offshore Walney Extension West project in the UK, ref. company announcements No. 9/2015 of 18 February 2015 and No. 32/2015 of 11 June 2015. The 330 MW order is placed by DONG Energy, and the contract covers supply and commissioning of the wind turbines, as well as a five-year full-scope service contract.
The project will be delivered by MHI Vestas Offshore Wind and will not enter into the order backlog of Vestas Wind Systems A/S.
As Vestas owns 50 percent of the joint venture company MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, Vestas will disclose firm and unconditional orders received by MHI Vestas Offshore Wind with a value above DKK 1bn, ref. Vestas’ Communication Strategy.
Vestas Wind Systems A/S, Denmark
Hans Martin Smith, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Tel: +45 9730 8209
A news release from MHI Vestas Offshore Wind regarding the order will also be published on mhivestasoffshore.com under “Media and news”.
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is a joint venture between Vestas Wind Systems A/S (50 percent) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) (50 percent). The company’s sole focus is to design, manufacture, install and service wind turbines for the offshore wind industry.
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind
Matt Whitby, Press Officer
Tel: +45 2250 7131