Siemens Gamesa and DONG Energy have signed an agreement for the supply of 94 8-MW turbines (752 MW) at the Borssele 1 and 2 offshore wind power plant being developed in Dutch waters.

The contract additionally includes maintenance of the turbines. The wind power plant will be located 22km from the coast of the Dutch province of Zeeland with a water depth of 14-38m and will cover an area of 128.3km2. The nacelles for this project will be assembled in Siemens Gamesa’s new factory in Cuxhaven, Germany. The blades for the Borssele 1 and 2 projects will be produced in Hull, England.