Blue Water and the Construction division of Danwind Group have entered into a joint venture agreement establishing a new entity Danwind Blue Water that will offer turnkey services covering full scope of logistics, assembly, disassembly and installation of wind turbines. “We are delighted to announce the Danwind Blue Water joint venture partnership that will allow the Original Equipment Manufacturers to accelerate the development of wind farms by offering fully integrated wind turbine deployment service”, says Dan Kjellgren, Danwind Group CEO.
The joint venture will leverage Blue Water’s logistics and cargo handling expertise in conjunction with Danwind’s skilled manpower in the Wind industry to create an integrated service offering coverage of all aspects of wind turbine deployment. “Each of our companies has comprehensive experience and expertise in providing our services to the Wind industry. By joining forces, we can offer strong and flexible solutions to meet the increasing demands of the industry”, states Per Jensen, Global Director Port Service at Blue Water.
The new entity will build on existing strategic relationships with Original Equipment Manufacturers to become a key partner and accelerate the development of wind farms across the world. Dan Kjellgren, Danwind Group CEO, is appointed CEO of Danwind Blue Water, and Jan Westergaard will be inducted as COO. Chairman of the board is Per Jensen, Global Director Port Service Blue Water, and Søren Messmann (Blue Water) and Kim Fialla (Blue Water) will take part in the day-to-day management of Danwind Blue Water. Danwind Blue Water will be fully operational by the end of Q1, 2022.