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Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, S.A.

Siemens Gamesa is the world’s #1 provider of wind power products and solutions, with a market share of more than 17% (2017). The company has installed products and technology across the globe, with a total installed base of close to 85 GW. Siemens Gamesa offers one of the industry’s broadest product portfolios, with both offshore and onshore technology as well as industry-leading service solutions, helping to make clean energy more affordable and reliable. The united company was created in 2017. Previously, Siemens Wind Power’s history in the wind industry extends back to the early 1980s, and Gamesa’s to 1994.
Designation Onshore/Offshore Wind class Rated power Rotor diameter
SG 4.2-145 Onshore 4,200 kW 145.00 m
SG 8.0-167 DD Offshore IB 8,000 kW 167.00 m

References

[1]

WindEurope asbl/vzw. WindEurope Conference & Exhibition 2017 - Exhibitor List. URL: https://windeurope.org/confex2017/exhibition/exhibitor-list/. [Date Accessed: 12/01/2018].

[2]

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, S.A. Press release - Multi-brand offshore service: Eneco awards Siemens Gamesa with a 5-year contract for refurbishment of wind turbine gearboxes. URL: https://www.siemensgamesa.com/en-int/newsroom/2018/05/180508-multi-brand-offshor....

[3]

a2z, Inc.. Exhibitor List - AWEA WINDPOWER 2017 Conference & Exhibition. URL: http://s23.a2zinc.net/clients/AWEA/WP17/Public/exhibitors.aspx?Index=All#. [Date Accessed: 03/08/2017].

Technology

14 Dec | Siemens Gamesa and Aalborg University to lead EU-funded R&D project to make offshore wind one of the most affordable energy sources

  • i4Offshore project to receive almost 20 million euro in support over five-year duration
  • Goal is to deliver offshore wind solutions making consumers' electricity bills both lower and greener compared to fossil fuel or other renewable energy sources
  • Technologies tested to include 1,000-ton bucket foundation, steel jacket, a concrete transition piece, new cable connection
  • 15 project partners companies include experts from all fields within the offshore wind industry; one of the largest offshore wind energy R&D projects ever
  • Official title: "Integrated Implementation of Industrial Innovations for Offshore Wind Cost Reduction"

Order

03 Dec | Siemens Gamesa to supply 487 MW SeaMade offshore wind power project in Belgium

  • Project to utilize 58 SG 8.0-167 DD offshore wind turbines; 17-year Long Term Service agreement with logistics included
  • SeaMade is the name of two combined offshore wind projects, previously known as Mermaid (235 MW) and Seastar (252 MW)
  • Clean energy to be provided to 485,000 households
  • Installation and commissioning expected to be completed before the end of 2020

Order

22 Oct | Siemens Gamesa named preferred supplier for Ørsted’s 900 MW Greater Changhua offshore wind power projects in Taiwan

  • 900 MW projects to utilize approx. 112 SG 8.0-167 DD offshore wind turbines; Service agreement included
  • Subject to final contract, Siemens Gamesa will establish a nacelle assembly facility near Taichung Harbor for start of production in 2021, going beyond the localisation requirements
  • Local tower supply set-up through CS Wind and Chin-Fong partnership to be used
  • Offshore construction for the projects to begin in 2021

03 Oct | Siemens Gamesa awards first two contracts for localized offshore wind turbine components in Taiwan

  • Swancor to supply resin for Formosa 1 Phase 2 blades
  • Collaboration between CS Wind and Chin Fong Machine Industrial to supply 100% localized towers required for wpd’s Yunlin project in 2021
  • SGRE prepared to fulfil future local content requirements