RES has been awarded a fifteen year contract to provide operations and maintenance (O&M) services to the Walney 2 offshore transmission (OFTO) asset owned by Blue Transmission Walney 2 Limited.
RES’ O&M services will include the provision of planned & unplanned maintenance including 24/7 control room services, fast response and the provision of offshore logistics. RES already delivers O&M services for the Walney 1 OFTO asset.
A spokesman for BTW2L, said: “RES was selected due to their performance delivering services on Walney 1 OFTO as well as their wider expertise in engineering, technical and operational matters in the offshore wind industry.”
Filippo Di Salle, General Manager AO&M for RES Support Services, commented: “Winning this second long term O&M contract for an OFTO is a great achievement for RES and will give us the opportunity to keep expanding our offshore operations. In addition to our experience delivering O&M services for Walney 1 OFTO, we’ve been able to use our 10 years expertise in providing services to the offshore wind industry to great effect in successfully winning this project.”
RES (Renewable Energy Systems) is one of the world’s leading independent renewable energy companies. At the forefront of renewable energy development for over 30 years, RES has developed and/or built over 12GW of renewable energy capacity worldwide. RES' core activities are onshore wind, offshore wind, solar, energy storage and transmission. RES is headquartered in the United Kingdom and operates across the globe.