Offshore Wind conference will reunite sector in immersive experience

THMA News release, March 9, 2021   A leading Humber wind conference is to use a ‘game changing’ virtual platform to replicate real-life interaction. Offshore Wind Connections 2021, being held on April 21 and 22, is using technology that provides an authentic and immersive experience for delegates while showcasing exhibitors, sponsors and leading industry...

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7,000 jobs eyed by ABP chief behind successful freeport bid as benefits to be felt beyond the Humber

Simon Bird reacts to freeport status turned around in less than four weeks by government to make Budget speech David Laister Business Editor (Humber) BusinessLive –  Reported on 3 March Simon Bird, ABP Humber ports director. (Image: ABP) Humber Freeport consortium leader Simon Bird said the approved status will see 7,000 new jobs created in the...

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GOVERNMENT BACKS ABLE MARINE ENERGY PARK TO LEAD OFFSHORE WIND REVOLUTION

GOVERNMENT BACKS ABLE MARINE ENERGY PARK TO LEAD OFFSHORE WIND REVOLUTION Visualisation of the planned Able Marine Energy Park News that the Government is supporting the development of a world-class facility for the offshore wind sector on the south bank of the Humber has been welcomed as the “culmination of dogged perseverance underpinned by...

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HOTA – IOSH H & S – Management Offshore Wind

Starting Friday 19th March 2021 Running 3 consecutive weeks (Friday 19th March, Friday 26th March & Thursday 1st April 2021) Live tutor led remote learning experience secure your place now! Discount Price: £750 plus vat pp RRP £895 plus vat pp This highly interactive course is an introduction or update on the health & safety...

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Changfang-Xidao Offshore Wind Farms choose SMC to deliver Marine Coordination service

Changfang & Xidao Offshore Wind Farms (CFXD), developed by Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), have selected Specialist Marine Consultants (SMC) as the provider of Marine Coordination services in Taiwan. SMC are set to deliver a turnkey marine coordination package for construction of the two windfarms, including the provision of both experienced Marine Coordination specialists and...

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Siemens moves to double its wind turbine factory at Hull in a move that could create hundreds of jobs

Siemens factory in Hull could be set to expand. Siemens has submitted plans to massively expand its wind turbine factory in Hull in a move anticipated to create hundreds of jobs. By Mark Casci  Yorkshire Post Friday, 19th February 2021 The global infrastructure giant’s Gamesa Renewable Energy Limited wing wants to build two huge factories...

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Siemens expansion plans will double site size in green light bid

By Angus Young Dan Kemp 09:41, 19 FEB 2021 UPDATED10:05, 19 FEB 2021 HullLive Plans have been revealed to double the size of Hull’s Siemens wind turbine factory. Two huge new factories and an office building will be built of the plans submitted to Hull City Council are given the go-ahead. The east Hull site already employs more...

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Good Travel Management joins Lufthansa City Center Global network

As part of their strategic development plan to emerge strongly from the impact of Covid-19 on the business travel sector, Good Travel Management are delighted to announce that they have become the latest member of the Global travel network, Lufthansa City Center. As a Travel Management Company headquartered near to Hull, East Yorkshire specialising...

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2021 RWE Wind Turbine Technician Apprenticeship scheme now open

Applications for the 2021 RWE Wind Turbine Technician Apprenticeship scheme are now open. Four new apprenticeship places will be made available in the north east of England covering Humber Gateway, Triton Knoll and Onshore. Details on how to apply can be found on the Vacancies page on the project website. https://www.tritonknoll.co.uk/vacancies/ Applications close on...

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HEY LEP Board Recruitment Campaign

Board Member Recruitment: your opportunity to drive the local economy Are you an experienced business or community leader with the expertise and drive to develop the future economic direction of the Hull and East Yorkshire region? The Hull and East Yorkshire LEP (HEY LEP) is looking for Board members, who are committed to our...

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