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1st February 2017 DELPRO Wind opens new UK office

DELPRO Wind has recently opened a new office in Lowestoft, UK. “Opening an office in Lowestoft is an important step for DELPRO Wind and I am delighted to be heading up our operations in the UK,” said UK Area Manager Jason Royal-Smith. DELPRO Wind opened a Polish office in October 2016 and continued growth has led to another office opening in ...

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DELPRO Wind has recently opened a new office in Lowestoft, UK.

“Opening an office in Lowestoft is an important step for DELPRO Wind and I am delighted to be heading up our operations in the UK,” said UK Area Manager Jason Royal-Smith.

DELPRO Wind opened a Polish office in October 2016 and continued growth has led to another office opening in the UK.

The office is located in the OrbisEnergy building with Fred. Olsen related companies Global Wind Service and Fred. Olsen Windcarrier.

DELPRO Wind was formed as a joint venture between Global Wind Service A/S and DELPRO A/S in 2014.

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11th January 2017 DELPRO Wind welcomes new Head of Division for Wind

DELPRO Wind is delighted to announce Ole Kjær as the new Head of Division, Wind. Ole Kjær has a strong professional track record in the electrical power business including four years at Schneider Electric and 20 years at ABB. Ole Kjær holds an Electrical Engineering BSc from Odense University, Denmark. “I am very happy to get Ole Kjær on board at DELPRO ...

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DELPRO Wind is delighted to announce Ole Kjær as the new Head of Division, Wind.

Ole Kjær has a strong professional track record in the electrical power business including four years at Schneider Electric and 20 years at ABB. Ole Kjær holds an Electrical Engineering BSc from Odense University, Denmark.

“I am very happy to get Ole Kjær on board at DELPRO Wind, and I look forward to working closely together to further our growth by delivering high quality services to our customers,” said Jacob Rath, CEO of DELPRO Wind.

DELPRO Wind has grown significantly during the last year with more new, interesting projects and two new offices, one in Szczecin, Poland and the second in Lowestoft, UK.

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10th October 2016 DELPRO Wind wins first UK contract

DELPRO Wind has been awarded their first contract in the UK by Siemens. This month, DELPRO Wind began the HV work for the Dudgeon offshore wind farm at the Siemens pre-assembly site in Hull. DELPRO Wind is also working in Belfast, Ireland for MHI Vestas, where they are performing the HV pre-assembly for the Burbo Bank Extension. “We are very pleased that our ...

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DELPRO Wind has been awarded their first contract in the UK by Siemens.

This month, DELPRO Wind began the HV work for the Dudgeon offshore wind farm at the Siemens pre-assembly site in Hull.

DELPRO Wind is also working in Belfast, Ireland for MHI Vestas, where they are performing the HV pre-assembly for the Burbo Bank Extension.

“We are very pleased that our UK and Irish activities are growing and we plan to move our UK office to Lowestoft early next year, where our business partner Global Wind Service already has their UK office,” said DELPRO Wind CEO Jacob Rath.

“We expect to recruit more new colleagues in the UK & Ireland in the near future.”

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28th June 2016 Global Wind Service and DELPRO Wind open shared office

Global Wind Service (GWS) and joint venture company DELPRO Wind have opened a shared office in Esbjerg, Denmark. “We have been considering an office in this area for a while, and now is the perfect time. We will be closer to our customers and therefore able to offer an improved service and local set up,” said Lars Bo Petersen, CEO of ...

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Global Wind Service (GWS) and joint venture company DELPRO Wind have opened a shared office in Esbjerg, Denmark.

“We have been considering an office in this area for a while, and now is the perfect time. We will be closer to our customers and therefore able to offer an improved service and local set up,” said Lars Bo Petersen, CEO of GWS.

The new office is located in a converted warehouse dating back to 1902.

DELPRO Wind was formed as a joint venture between Global Wind Service A/S and DELPRO A/S in 2014.

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12th November 2015 DELPRO Wind launches new website

DELPRO Wind launched its new and improved website earlier this week. The company was created in 2014 as a joint venture between Global Wind Service (GWS) and DELPRO. DELPRO Wind, a Fred. Olsen related company, are a service and installation provider in the onshore and offshore wind industry with a focus on High Voltage (HV) and Medium Voltage (MV) installation and ...

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DELPRO Wind launched its new and improved website earlier this week.

The company was created in 2014 as a joint venture between Global Wind Service (GWS) and DELPRO. DELPRO Wind, a Fred. Olsen related company, are a service and installation provider in the onshore and offshore wind industry with a focus on High Voltage (HV) and Medium Voltage (MV) installation and service works.

www.delpro-wind.com

 

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28th October 2015 DELPRO Wind Host Siemens HV Switchgear Training

DELPRO Wind played host to the Siemens Wind Power (SWP) HV switchgear training at their HV training centre in Vamdrup last week. This was part of Siemens’ recently developed 5-day training programme for HV technicians. The programme is expected to become a mandatory for HV technicians working for SWP in the future. “October 22nd was a historic day at DELPRO Wind. The ...

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DELPRO Wind played host to the Siemens Wind Power (SWP) HV switchgear training at their HV training centre in Vamdrup last week.

This was part of Siemens’ recently developed 5-day training programme for HV technicians. The programme is expected to become a mandatory for HV technicians working for SWP in the future.

“October 22nd was a historic day at DELPRO Wind. The feedback from both Siemens Wind Power and the participants were very positive, and next training will be held in January 2016,” said CEO of DELPRO Wind, Jacob Rath.

Elkonsultenterne, a HV education consultancy, designed and operates this training session.

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9th January 2015 Global Wind Service completes contract for cold commissioning of AREVA turbines at Global Tech I

Global Wind Service (GWS) has recently completed a contract with AREVA supporting the cold commissioning of the 5MW wind turbines on the Global Tech I offshore wind farm in the German North Sea. The scope of work covered the mechanical and electrical completion works. The contract was a continuation of the successful work already completed by GWS on the Global Tech ...

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Global Wind Service (GWS) has recently completed a contract with AREVA supporting the cold commissioning of the 5MW wind turbines on the Global Tech I offshore wind farm in the German North Sea. The scope of work covered the mechanical and electrical completion works.

The contract was a continuation of the successful work already completed by GWS on the Global Tech I project – the installation of 75 towers and nacelles and 22 rotor stars, in an eight month campaign with Fred. Olsen Windcarrier (a Fred. Olsen related company). GWS worked on the project for 12 months in total, from December 2013-14.

GWS were able to deliver core teams for the execution of both mechanical work and MV work. The recently formed joint venture, DELPRO WIND, formed on a 50/50 basis between Global Wind Service (GWS) and DELPRO AS, enabled GWS to widen their offering, to provide a stronger and more complete solution on the cold commissioning phase of the project.

‘The agreement for supporting the cold commissioning on Global Tech I underlined the confidence that our customers have in GWS to add value to multiple phases of the project. We have gained a solid understanding and knowledge of the AREVA M5000 turbines and the Global Tech I project through the installation and cold commissioning phases and we look forward to working with them more in the future’ said CCO Michael Høj Olsen from GWS.

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30th June 2014 Global Wind Service and DELPRO join forces to form DELPRO Wind

Global Wind Service A/S (GWS) and DELPRO A/S have founded DELPRO Wind A/S as a 50/50 joint venture. DELPRO Wind will be a Service and Installation provider in the onshore and offshore wind industry with a focus on High Voltage (HV) and Medium Voltage (MV) installation and service works. By joining forces GWS and DELPRO Wind will offer total installation and ...

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Global Wind Service A/S (GWS) and DELPRO A/S have founded DELPRO Wind A/S as a 50/50 joint venture. DELPRO Wind will be a Service and Installation provider in the onshore and offshore wind industry with a focus on High Voltage (HV) and Medium Voltage (MV) installation and service works.

By joining forces GWS and DELPRO Wind will offer total installation and service works to the global wind industry.DELPRO Wind A/S will have its headquarters at the same address as DELPRO A/S in Vamdrup, Denmark. GWS CEO Lars Petersen will be chairman of the board, and DELPRO CEO Jacob Rath will be CEO of DELPRO Wind.‘Over the last years GWS has experienced very positive growth in the wind industry with a focus on mechanical installation and service work. The next step in our growth is to be able to offer full service and installation concepts including MV & HV services to our customers in the wind industry. We are confident that this partnership with DELPRO will deliver the next important development for our companies and further enhance our offering to the global industry’, said GWS CEO Lars Petersen.Jacob Rath, CEO DELPRO: ‘DELPRO is very pleased to be playing a stronger role in the growing and changing wind market. We will maintain our focus on our core competencies in HV and MV works and by joining forces with GWS we will be a part of the growing market for total installation and service works in the wind industry’, said DELPRO CEO Jacob Rath.

For further information please contact:
Lars Petersen GWS CEO
Telephone: +45 2655 2569 Email: lp@globalwindservice.com

Jacob Rath CEO DELPRO
Telephone: +45 4213 1000 Email: jra@delpro.dk

About GWS
GWS plays a leading role in the global onshore and offshore wind industry providing mechanical installation and service works and project management services. GWS currently has 450 highly skilled technicians working globally from the headquarter in Fredericia, Denmark and from subsidiaries in The United Kingdom, The Netherlands, Germany, Poland, Romania, Turkey and South Africa.

About DELPRO
DELPRO is a leading Danish supplier in the HV and MV market for wind turbines, cables and substations. DELPRO has currently 100 highly skilled HV technicians working from the headquarter in Vamdrup (near Kolding) Denmark, and from subsidiaries in Copenhagen, Aarhus and Aalborg in Denmark and from Cambridge in the UK.

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