Under the project leadership of wpd, the OWP Nordergründe was able to complete installation of the transformer platform for Nordergründe. The more than 2,000 tons transformer platform is now sitting on a monopile foundation at the wind farm.
Besides construction of the transformer platform, wpd has also been responsible for the installation of the 18 turbines of the Senvion 6.2M126 type and will further on operate the wind farm. The 111MW Nordergründe wind farm is situated in water depths of 10 meters within the 12 sea mile zone of the German North Sea and 15 km to the North-East of the island of Wangerooge. Grid connection is via individual connection by the grid operator Tennet.