ATLANTIC WIND TRANSFERS WINS CONTRACT TO PROVIDE CTV SERVICES FOR THE OFFSHORE WIND PROJECT IN VIRGINIA
May 27, 2020, North America – Atlantic Wind Transfers based in Quonset Point, Rhode Island has secured its second long-term O&M Crew Transfer Vessel (CTV) contract in the U.S. to provide offshore marine support services for the Siemens Gamesa offshore wind turbines to be installed for the first offshore wind project in U.S. federal waters. The project is being developed by Richmond, Va.-based Dominion Energy.
Atlantic Wind Transfers was selected by Dominion Energy through a competitive bid process and this contract solidifies the company’s role as a leader in crew transfer vessel services for the U.S. market along the East Coast. The crew transfer vessel will be based out of Virginia’s Hampton Roads region.
Our mission is to provide the most reliable purpose-built U.S. Jones-Act Compliant offshore wind service vessels for the U.S. market. We offer fully qualified trained crew along with an an experienced marine management team that will provide you with an efficient service within a safe environment. Give us the opportunity to provide your offshore wind support services and form a long-term partnership that will help make your offshore installation or operations & maintenance a reliable success.
Atlantic Wind Transfers is centrally located to all the proposed Offshore Wind Energy sites off the coasts of New England including Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut & New York. Our Corporate Headquarters and key-side location is in close proximity to the Deepwater Wind & Ørsted wind farms: South Fork Wind Farm, Revolution Wind, Sunrise Wind, Bay State Wind, Vineyard Wind and newly acquired Offshore Wind sites for Equinor Wind and Mayflower Wind. Our vessels can easily mobilize and operate from any waterfront location in New England as well any proposed Offshore Wind development along the East Coast of the United States.
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Trained Support Crew
The transfer of technicians, supplies and cargo offshore is a serious business. Our Captains and crew have performed over 16,000 transfers to date along with nearly 4,000 TP landings combined with over 12,000 transited trips throughout the offshore waters from Block Island to Martha's Vineyard. The experience of our fully trained crew is unmatched.
Crew Transfer Vessels
We have invested millions of dollars to make sure our CTV's are the most reliable the U.S. We have been working closely with UK based Chartwell Marine on the next evolution of the CTV that will provide the speed, fuel efficiency and as well as other requirements that are currently demanded in the European offshore wind Industry today.
Safety is First
Safety and training is our #1 priority and with 25 years experience in the passenger vessel industry our companies have been incident free. The offshore waters of the Atlantic Ocean can change in an instant and our Captains and crew know the offshore waters better than anyone else. It takes a team effort to operate safely especially in the offshore seas.