Aarhus, Denmark, 2014-12-19 20:27 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has received a firm and unconditional order for 32 V164-8.0 MW turbines for the offshore Burbo Bank Extension project in Liverpool Bay in the UK, ref. company announcements No. 7/2014 of 18 February 2014 and No. 32/2014 of 21 August 2014. The 258 MW order is placed by DONG Energy, and the contract covers supply, installation 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 per cent 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.
A news release from MHI Vestas Offshore Wind regarding the order will also be published on mhivestasoffshore.com under “Media and news”.
Vestas Wind Systems A/S, Denmark
Hans Martin Smith, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Tel: +45 9730 8209
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind
Matt Whitby, Press Officer
Tel: +45 2250 7131