Guandong Keen Offshore Engineering (KOE) has announced that it has signed contracts with CSSC-affiliated Huangpu Wenchong Shipyard for the construction of one jack-up wind turbine installation platform with a further additional option.
The price for the initial platform is RMB270m ($42.2m). It will be delivered to Mingyang Wind Power for its offshore projects upon delivery in the first half of 2017.
KOE said the platforms will support the company’s development in the emerging wind power installation market in the next five years.
KOE is an equipment and service provider in the offshore oil & gas and windpower sectors.