NnG supply chain case study – DEKRA

The Scottish supply chain is playing a significant role in the construction of the Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind farm so we are showcasing a number of companies and the part they are playing in the project’s construction. In the latest of our series Mark Walker, Vice President of DEKRA, based in Westhill, Aberdeenshire, … Read more

NnG Offshore Wind Farm – Temporary Road Closures

As part of the construction of NnG, there will be two temporary road closures in Innerwick during the half-term school holidays in October. Please find further information in the leaflet below. If you have any questions, please email: [email protected] or call 0131 376 0900. Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) Offshore Wind Farm – Temporary Road Closures … Read more

Delivery of an abnormal load

There will be delivery of an abnormal load to our landfall construction site near Thorntonloch today (Friday 25th September). The delivery, of a single drilling rig loaded on to a stepframe trailer will travel via the A1 and enter the construction site from the unclassified road between the A1 and Thorntonloch. Delays will be kept … Read more

NnG supply chain case study – Gibb Safety & Survival

Our latest example of how the Scottish supply chain is supporting construction of NnG, is Gibb Safety & Survival – who were selected to provide the NnG project with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as well as safety and survival apparatus. Gibb are one of the energy sectors most experienced and qualified suppliers. Headquartered in Aberdeen, … Read more

Green light for Eyemouth Operations and Maintenance Building for NnG wind farm

Scottish Borders Council’s (SBC) planning committee today (Monday 7th September) approved plans jointly submitted by Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) Offshore Wind Limited and Eyemouth Harbour Trust for an Operations and Maintenance (O&M) building for the offshore wind farm in Eyemouth. A significant milestone for NnG, jointly owned by EDF Renewables and ESB, this development sees … Read more

NnG supply chain case study – Montrose Bag Company

Continuing our series exploring how the Scottish supply chain is playing an important role in the construction of NnG is Montrose Bag Company. We recently caught up with Neil Paton, Managing Director of Montrose Bag Company, to get an insight to how his business is providing NnG staff and contractors with all the kit bags, designed … Read more

Neart na Gaoithe enters first phase of offshore construction

One of the world’s largest offshore construction vessels has arrived at the site of the EDF Renewables and ESB owned Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind farm, 15km off the Fife coast, as the project enters its first phase of offshore construction. The S7000, Saipem’s semi-submersible crane vessel, will start the installation of casings for … Read more

NnG supply chain case study – StormGeo

The latest in our Scottish supply chain series, showcasing the important part it is playing in the development and construction of NnG, is StormGeo. From its office in Aberdeen, StormGeo has a large team of dedicated experts who provide weather intelligence and advanced data science to a range of sectors. StormGeo started work on NnG … Read more

NnG supply chain case study – Briggs Marine

This week, in our series highlighting the important role the Scottish supply chain is playing in the construction of NnG, we focus on Briggs Marine. With over 40 years’ experience in coastal, nearshore and offshore operations, Briggs Marine offers world class marine expertise in areas including diving services, vessel charter and management, submarine cable installation … Read more

Weekend road closures south west of Innerwick

From Saturday 25th July, for 10-12 weeks, there will be weekend closures and diversions on the roads marked on this map, click here. Diversion signage will be in place and pedestrians and cycles can pass through the works. The closures are to facilitate installation of a series of road improvement measures and junction widening to … Read more