Vestas wins contract for seven Arise windpower farm service in Sweden

14 May 2017 (Last Updated May 14th, 2017 18:30)

Global energy company Vestas has secured a new service contract for seven wind power parks with a total installed capacity of 86MW across Sweden.

Vestas wins contract for seven Arise windpower farm service in Sweden

Global energy company Vestas has secured a new service contract for seven windpower parks with a total installed capacity of 86MW across Sweden.

The new contract has been awarded by Arise for 15 years to outsource the power service.

Arise's chief executive officer (CEO) Daniel Johansson said: “Arise is very pleased to enter this agreement to outsource the service responsibility of our seven windfarms.

“By choosing Vestas, our wind parks obtain world class warranted availability, high performance, and risk coverage.”

"By choosing Vestas, our wind parks obtain world class warranted availability, high performance, and risk coverage."

Vestas will take complete responsibility for servicing the seven Arise projects to optimise performance and energy output. The current deal is a full-scope 15-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM5000) service agreement designed to optimise uptime and power production.

Vestas' Northern Europe Service vice-president Jan From said: “Building on our good relationship with Arise, we are proud that they have chosen Vestas to service their seven wind parks across Sweden.

“With this agreement, we strengthen our partnership and it gives us the opportunity to further increase the annual energy production of the wind parks through market leading performance and risk management.”

With more than 35 years of experience in installing and operating wind turbines, the company currently has more than 73GW of turbines under service worldwide.


Image: Wind turbine. Photo: courtesy of Vestas.