- Published: 10 February 2021 10 February 2021
DNV GL has issued the project certificate to Vattenfall for its Horns Rev 3 offshore wind farm. The 412 MW Horns Rev 3 offshore wind farm is the third phase of offshore wind development at the Horns Rev site, 20-30 kilometres off the Danish Jutland coast and consists of forty-nine 8.3 MW MHI Vestas Offshore Wind V164 turbines.
The certification of the Horns Rev 3 project was carried out according to the Danish Executive Order No. 73 (BEK 73) and covered the wind turbines including their support structure plus all the cabling connecting the wind turbines to the offshore substation. Inspections were carried out over a three-year period and included surveillance of manufacturing, transportation and installation of the various components and witnessing the commissioning of the complete wind farm.