Humber Offshore Wind Supply Chain

The Humber is home to manufacturing of turbine blades, with a vision for monopiles and other components to be manufactured here in the near future.

Multiple companies have established their teams in Grimsby, and many are members of GRP. An overview of the roles of the companies behind the headlines is given below.

Major companies

Original Equipment Manufacturers

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

MHI Vestas

Owners and Operators

Centrica Energy (no longer active in the sector)

├śrsted (previously DONG Energy) – become a supplier

RWE Renewables (previously EON and innogy) – become a supplier

XceCo Ltd (asset manager on behalf of wind farm owner)

Key suppliers

Boston Energy – supply of technicians

3sun – turbine installation, inspection and maintenance

Skyform – turbine-mounted safety equiment and statutory inspections

Rotos 360 (James Fisher Marine Services) – blade inspection, maintenance and repair

EDS HV (James Fisher Marine Services) – cable inspection, maintenance and repair

Engie Fabricom – turbine and foundation inspection, maintenance and repair