Correll Group scoops Saint-Brieuc Offshore Wind Farm cable contract
Correll will deliver works on both the Wind Turbine Generators and Offshore Substation.
The Correll Group, Electrical Engineering Division (CEE) has been awarded a contract from Prysmian Group to complete the 66kV inter-array cable (IAC) termination & testing on Saint-Brieuc Offshore Wind Farm.
The project will be split into two campaigns, with the first campaign starting imminently.
Saint-Brieuc is located 16.3km off the coast of Saint-Brieuc Bay in Brittany, north-western France and is developed, constructed and commissioned by Ailes Marines a company 100% owned by Iberdrola. The proposed development zone extends over an area of approximately 75km² in the English Channel and will consist of 62 Siemens Gamesa 8.0-167 DD offshore wind turbines.
Upon completion, the wind farm will be one of the biggest commercial-scale offshore wind projects in France generating a total installed capacity of 496 megawatts (MW), enough clean energy for 835,000 people.
Sam Dowey, Managing Director at Correll, commented:
“Award of this contract further develops our long term relationship with the Prysmian Group, one of the worlds most experienced offshore renewable cable manufacturers”.