The Thanet wind farm will be constructed approximately 11km off the coast of
Siemens will provide the onshore and offshore substations, while Prysmian will develop the connections between the wind turbines.
In addition, Prysmian will design and install 55km of 132kV cable links to the
The Thanet contract follows a number of major projects secured by Prysmian, including the Greater Gabbard and Gunfleet Sands offshore wind parks in the
According to Prysmian, the deal proves the competitive position it has reached within the rapidly growing renewable energy sector.
Prysmian says it is planning to increase its production capacity of submarine cables by 50 per cent by the end of this year to further strenghten its position and meet demands.