Offshore installation contractor Jan De Nul Group have selected the patented Tekmar Cable Protection System (CPS) TekLink Mechanical Latch for the Changhua offshore wind farm in Taiwan.
Changhua is the second wind farm to be installed in Taiwan located along the West Coast with construction activity starting offshore next year. The project has a total capacity of 109.2MW consisting of 21 offshore turbines installed on 4 legged jackets.
The award also continues the success of Tekmar in the region, after being selected for several adjacent wind farms including the Formosa project 1 Phase 1 & 2, of which Phase 2 is also executed by Jan De Nul.
As part of the project, Tekmar will be supplying their latest TekLink Generation 8 cable protection system for all inter-array and export cables, the bellmouth for the foundations and the hang-off systems to secure the cable internally.