EDF Energies Nouvelles has announced the acquisition, via its subsidiary Reetec, of the German company Offshore Wind Solutions (OWS), which is specialised in the offshore wind Operations and Maintenance (O&M).

Through the acquisition of OWS, EDF Energies Nouvelles complements the O&M expertise of its REETEC subsidiary, which has mainly been active in onshore and offshore wind installation until today. With the 188 experts from OWS, Reetec will now have more than 350 O&M specialists across these two business areas. OWS also has an Operations Control Center for offshore wind in Emden.