The BorWin Alpha of E.ON Netz in the North Sea is one of the biggest and most remote offshore wind farm cluster link projects in the world.
Sustainable and profitable
The power generated will be transmitted by ABB HVDC Light, a high voltage direct current transmission system enabling long distance transport with minimum loss.
Turn-key vendor ABB Power Systems specified Roxtec EMC seals to ensure protection against water, fire, dust, and electromagnetic disturbance.
Offshore and onshore
Roxtec products are used throughout the entire project – by wind turbine manufacturers as well as transmission specialists.
Why use Roxtec?
- Well-known EMC safety solution
- Cost-effective installations
- High demands for tightness and certificates
- Support in design, purchase and installation phases
- Flexibility for different sizes of cables and pipes
New-build of offshore converter station platform, transmission link and onshore converter station
E.ON Netz, Germany
ABB Power Systems, Sweden
HF G Engineering US, USA
Heerema Vlissingen, the Netherlands
Istimewa Elektro, the Netherlands
Cable and pipe seals in offshore wind farm and power transmission
Dust-tight, EMC solutions, fire-proof (A60) and watertight according to marine classification
These sealing solutions were used in the project:
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