Norfolk Boreas

General information

Client Aker Solutions (Vattenfall)  
Project Norfolk Boreas 
Year 2026 
Location Norfolk, UK 
Vessels Pioneering Spirit 
Max. water depth 35 m

Scope of work

  • Transport and installation of 11,000-tonne Norfolk Boreas transformer topsides and 3000-tonne supporting jacket
  • Lift, stab and drive the foundation piles
  • Grout the annulus between the piles and pile sleeves
  • Perform jacket cut-off
  • Install the topsides with TLS
  • Perform ROV debris survey
  • T&I options for two similar HVDC platforms for the neighbouring Norfolk Vanguard wind farm

Project specials

First job for UK’s offshore wind market
First platform installation job in UK waters