A NDR Team was visiting MENCK mid of December to learn more about MENCK's current offshore wind projects and its position on the renewable market. A 10 minutes television report with focus on the MHU 3500S Hydraulic hammer was broadcasted by NDR3 Schleswig-Holstein Magazin on 29th of December 2016.
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Join us at the AWEA Offshore Windpower event in Rhode Island - close to where one of the first US Offshore Wind project is built and where MENCK drove the piles for the jacket installation in 2015.
We will be presenting a poster, giving you an overview of our experience with...Read more
The global Wind Energy Industry once again takes its bi-annual stop-over in Hamburg at the WindEnergy Hambug Expo (www.windenergyhamburg.com) starting tomorrow and through Friday, September 30, 2016.
MENCK is once again participating and contributing to this expo event with delegations available from its sister companies UTEC NCS Survey, UTEC Geomarine,...
With much regret we learnt about the passing away of our highly appreciated business associate and friend, Tradero International B.V. Director Jan A. van Dijk.
During the long years of our cooperation, we got to know Jan as a spirited mind and an extraordinary character. With great dedication and success combined...Read more
Please come and join MENCK on the occasion of the WindEnergy Exhibition and Annual Conference of the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) Offshore which will be hosted in Hamburg, on 27th-30th September 2016.
We look forward to seeing you at the WindEnergy 2016, a perfect place to expand offshore contacts and...Read more
MENCK expands Offshore Footprint for Renewable and Oil & Gas - The MHU 3200iS for Saipem will be ready soon
After 29 years of successful operation, we are proud to announce the planned upgrade of Saipem's hydraulic hammer MHU 3000-02 which MENCK delivered together with the MHU 3000-01 in the 1980s.
Existing parts of the MHU 3000-02 will form the fundamentals for the newly upgraded hammer. The elements will be modified...Read more
Fabian Hippe, Managing Director at MENCK was interviewed by 'The Prospector' to publicize MENCK's recent engagement on the UK wind projects.
MENCK's experience in the offshore industry lasts more than 40 years. Fabian says, "We have driven every type of piled foundation, from monopiles to jackets as well as conductors and...Read more
MENCK GmbH has recently mobilised to a UK offshore wind project with sister company Core Grouting. For installing monopiles, MENCK will be providing their large hydraulic pile hammer MHU 3500S with Core undertaking the grouting scope.
Fabian Hippe Managing Director at MENCK said "Being part of ACTEON Group enables...Read more
Servicing the European Wind Offshore Industry, MENCK recently mobilized its second MHU 3500S hydraulic hammer spread. For this operation, MENCK cooperated with their business partner Blue Water Shipping who was responsible for the transport of the 580t heavy hammer spread from Lindoe, DK to Vlissingen, NL. The equipment was successfully...Read more
Gina Krog Field - MENCK Successfully Completes Installation of 12 Anchor Piles in collaboration with LM Handling and Cape Holland
The Gina Krog Field located in Block 15/5 of the Norwegian Sector in the North Sea, is now ready for FSO mooring. MENCK - a specialist in hydraulic pile driving solutions for customers in oil and gas, renewable energies and civil engineering, successfully drove the last of 12 anchor piles...Read more
A seminar on 'road securing of heavy transports' took place at MENCK's premises in Kaltenkirchen on Saturday, 4th of June. It was a workshop event together with our long-term logistic partners Kühl GmbH Kranverleih, Elmshorn and Universal Transport, Hamburg. In keeping with best practice for everyone, the discussed issues...Read more
The Burbo Bank Offshore Windfarm Extension is located in the Liverpool bay area. It will feature 32 Vestas V164 8 MW wind turbine generators, currently the largest andf most powerful available on the market. This will result in a total capacity of 258 MW, supplying up to 180.000 households....Read more
Located in the Baltic Sea, approximately 75 km from the mainland close to the Island of Rügen, Wikinger is in the northern part of an area known as Westlich Adlergrund that the German authorities have designated as a Priority Offshore Development Area.
The site covers 34 km² and will host 70...Read more
MENCK hydraulic pile driving hammer weighing over 580 tons assembled and loaded in the Port of Hamburg
A MENCK MHU 3500S hydraulic pile driving hammer was recently transhipped at the handling facilities of Hamburg-based Wallmann & Co.’s universal terminal. The hammer was bound for the Burbo Bank wind farm in the...Read more
MENCK will be attending the WindEnergy Exibition in Hamburg 2016 and is looking forward to welcoming you at our booth # B3.EG.121 from September 27 to 30, 2016. The major players in the global wind industry have been invited to Hamburg to learn more about any news on Offshore Windpower....Read more
Subsea pile driving specialist MENCK is investing in the future of industry with a scheme that trains apprentices across a variety of disciplines within the business.
The training scheme offers young professionals an opportunity to take on apprenticeships in the fields of industrial clerk, mechatronics, technical product design and qualified IT...Read more
Off the North Sea coast of Germany
Currently the offshore wind farm Sandbank is under construction. In summer 2015 the foundation installation works started and in February 2016 the last MPs and TPs were successfully installed. Construction is being carried out off the German North Sea coastline, in...
MENCK GmbH, an ACTEON company, has appointed Fabian Hippe as Managing Director effective January 01, 2016.
Fabian, aged 43, has been overseeing the sales and marketing for MENCK Group globally since June 2014 and looks back on 15 years of experience in the subsea oil and gas...Read more
MENCK provides the world's largest and most powerful hydraulic hammer MHU 3500S for the wind market. Towering impressive 21 meters, weighing 580 tons and delivering up to 3500kj with its 170 ton ram weight, the yet biggest hammer of MENCK's fleet enables our customers to fulfill the...Read more
MENCK is pleased to announce the opening of our regional Singapore office. MENCK Pte.Ltd. is located at the Offshore Marine Centre in Singapore's Tuas Industrial Area.
Our South East Asian clients will benefit now from quicker response times on equipment supply. MENCK will perform the following activities in Tuas such as...Read more
Seaway Heavy Lifting’s vessel, Stanislav Yudin, has successfully completed a record run of foundation installation works at Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm. The vessel, operating over eight miles off the North Wales coast, installed 80 monopiles and 32 transition pieces in 77 days, ensuring all 160 wind turbine locations...Read more
Norwegian-led consortium targets the development of cost-effective preinstalled seabed foundations for offshore wind
NorWind Installer AS, together with partners OWEC Tower AS, Vestavind Offshore AS, MENCK GmbH, BAUER Spezialtiefbau GmbH, Strathclyde University, Glasgow and the Centre for Integrated Petroleum Research (CIPR) at UNI Research, have been awarded support from the Norwegian Research Council for an innovation project for renewable energy.Read more
RWE Innogy, through its UK subsidiary RWE npower renewables, has awarded a key contract to MENCK GmbH to ensure construction of one of the world’s largest offshore wind farms, Gwynt y Môr remains on schedule.
Welcoming the new contract, RWE npower renewables’ Gwynt y Môr project director Toby Edmonds said today:...Read more
MENCK provides world’s largest hydraulic hammer for Sandbank wind farm construction.
Subsea pile driving specialist MENCK, an ACTEON company, is providing the largest and most powerful hydraulic hammer in the world to assist Bilfinger Marine & Offshore Systems with the installation of sub-sea foundations for Project Sandbank, a new 72...
Exciting milestone has been passed for the US Renewable Energy Sector just yesterday July 26, 2015: First steel has been put in US waters offshore Rhode Island: Delayed by weather the 400-ton lift about 3 miles off the coast of Block Island, R.I. has been successfully completed. Congrats to
CORNWALL, England – 1 February 2012 -- The first offshore pile installation operation with the StabFrame, a newly developed subsea pile-stabilising template, has been successfully completed in the OGX Waimea field in Brazil's Campos Basin. Jointly developed by Large Diameter Drilling Ltd.
(LDD) and MENCK GmbH, the StabFrame stabilises piles in...Read more