The heaviest monopiles that the offshore wind industry has ever produced are being built in the Veja Mate wind farm. EEW Special Pipe Constructions GmbH manufactures them in Rostock. Built for a 6 MW turbine for the Veja Mate wind farm in the North Sea. It is located northwest of the island of Borkum at a distance of 115 kilometers from the East Frisian coast.
The monopile weighs a total of 1,302.5 tons, its diameter is 7.8 m, and it is 82.2 m long – a record in the world of offshore wind energy. 67 of these giants are being built in the Veja Mate wind farm.
The Big Bubble Barrier from HYDROTECHNIK LÜBECK provides the necessary underwater noise protection during pile driving.