TKF announces the award of a contract by Vattenfall for the supply of 150 km 66 kV inter array cables for the Hollandse Kust Zuid wind farm (HKZ) 1-2, located in the North Sea.
The contracted scope for TKF includes the manufacturing and delivery of 150 km of 66 kV aluminium core cables and accessories. The installation and cable laying is scheduled for execution in 2022 and 2023.
The offshore wind farm HKZ 1-2 is located at approximately 22 kilometres from the Dutch coast, between The Hague and Zandvoort. When completed, the wind farm will have an installed capacity of approximately 750 MW, and an annual electricity output equal to the consumption of approximately 1-1.5 million Dutch households.
The delivery and installation of the inter array cables will start in 2022. It is expected that the offshore wind farm will be fully operational in 2023.