Bristol’s Offshore Marine Management (OMM) has won a coveted Operations and Maintenance (O&M) services contract, awarded by global energy giant Iberdrola.
Experienced marine services provider, OMM will now lead on the contract to provide both topside and subsea 0&M services for the eagerly anticipated Wikinger Offshore Wind Farm, currently under construction in the Baltic Sea.
OMM will deliver annual maintenance inspections of Iberdrola’s structural and subsea/cable assets and subsea inspection services for the offshore wind farm.
This exciting new partnership highlights significant strides from Iberdrola into the offshore renewable energy market, working alongside the extensive experience of OMM within the sector.
Victor Rey, Iberdrola Offshore O&M Director stated: ‘We are very pleased to award this contract to OMM and we look forward to integrating them into the project team for the operations and maintenance phase. We are confident that OMM’s experience and supply chain links will serve us well as we move towards the operations phase of Wikinger ‘
Mr Rob Grimmond Managing Director of OMM commented: “We are delighted to have been awarded such a prestigious contract and we look forward to developing our partnership with Iberdrola.
‘This contract highlights the strength in our supply chain, draws on our experienced and knowledgeable staff from both our Bristol and Hamburg offices, and really reflects the transformation that OMM has been through over the last year.’
Phae Pritchard, OMM O&M Manager said: ‘Our philosophy of open and collaborative relationships is well aligned with the Iberdrola team here at Wikinger, and we are looking forward to building a strong and successful partnership.’