Alpha Offshore Service awarded Dutch wind farm contract

Alpha Offshore Service, which was acquired by Aberdeen-based Sparrows Group last year, has been awarded a contract for a large windfarm in the Dutch sector of the North Sea.

The firm has carried out more than 1,000 blade repair projects. Picture: Contributed

The agreement struck with NoordzeeWind, a joint venture between utility company Nuon and Shell, covers blade repair work at the Egmond aan Zee offshore windfarm.

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Alpha Offshore will provide experienced personnel with specialist knowledge of the 44-metre Vestas turbines.

Mikkel Lund, chief executive at Alpha Offshore, said: “As a specialist in blade inspection and repair, Alpha Offshore has carried out more than 1,000 blade repair projects to date.”