HDD and offshore wind - preparing for a busy decade

With many world leaders recognising offshore wind development as a major contributor to post-COVID-19 economic recovery, the demand for the services it requires is likely to grow significantly. Signe Hansen explores what is required for HDD providers to be able to handle their share of the offshore pie

HDD and offshore wind -  preparing for a busy decade HDD and offshore wind -  preparing for a busy decade HDD and offshore wind -  preparing for a busy decade HDD and offshore wind -  preparing for a busy decade HDD and offshore wind -  preparing for a busy decade

With minimal impact on infrastructure and environment, HDD is a preferred method for shore approach installations of a variety of products and widely used to install cables for offshore windfarms

With 20GW offshore wind capacity developed over the last two decades, the European market has given its contractors ample opportunity to gradually build up the expertise and technique needed within