LOC Singapore has won a contract to provide marine warranty survey (MWS) services for the transportation and installation operations of the Binh Dai Phase 1 OWF (Offshore Wind Farm) project, in Vietnam.
The contract is from PowerChina HuaDong Engineering Ltd (PCH), a leading global engineering and construction firm, with over 8,000 employees worldwide, based in Hangzhou, China.
Under the terms of the agreement, LOC will provide MWS services, including suitability surveys of the proposed support fleet. The team will also provide expertise in a range of other marine vessel inspection and marine assurance services when necessary.
Located in the south east area of the Vietnamese province of Ben Tre, the Binh Dai project is expected to have a total capacity of 310MW. This will contribute to increasing the power source for the regional grid, helping to improve the voltage and increase the safety of power supplies across the province.
Phase 1 of the wind farm development will consist of 7 Siemens Gamesa turbines.