Gamesa wins two contracts to supply wind turbines for Brazilian wind farms

6 March 2014 (Last Updated March 6th, 2014 18:30)

Gamesa has won two contracts to supply turbines for wind farms in Brazil. The company will supply turbines with a combined capacity of 98MW.

Gamesa has won two contracts to supply turbines for wind farms in Brazil.

Under the first contract, awarded by Companhia de Energias Renováveis (CER), Gamesa will be responsible for the supply, transport, installation and commissioning of 34 G97-2.0 MW turbines at the Assuruá II, Assuruá V and Assuruá VII wind farms within the Xique-Xique wind complex.

The wind turbines will be manufactured at Gamesa's local Camaçari factory and are scheduled to be delivered during the second quarter of 2015.

The second contract was awarded by Ventos dos Guarás I Energias Renováveis and it also includes supply, transport, installation and commissioning of another 15 turbines of the same model at the Ventos dos Guarás I wind farm in the Morrinhos complex.

"The construction of the two projects will be completed in December 2015."

Delivery of the turbines is scheduled during the third quarter of 2015.

Located in the state of Bahia in north-eastern Brazil, the construction of the two projects will be completed in December 2015.

Gamesa will also provide the operation and maintenance (O&M) services at these facilities for 15 years.

Ventos dos Guarás I Energias Renováveis is a joint venture between Atlantic Energias Renováveis and Casa dos Ventos.

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