Good News | Jishui Ceremony of West China 1600 Wind Power Installation Platform Successfully Held at Shanghai Shipyard


Release time:

Jun 25,2023

On the morning of June 19th, the Jishui Ceremony of Huaxi Offshore 1600T Self elevating Wind Power Installation Platform (hereinafter referred to as "Huaxi 1600") was successfully held at Shanghai Shipyard.

On the morning of June 19th, the Jishui Ceremony of Huaxi Offshore 1600T Self elevating Wind Power Installation Platform (hereinafter referred to as "Huaxi 1600") was successfully held at Shanghai Shipyard.

The Jishui ceremony was presided over by Wang Youjun, the General Manager of Dajin Heavy Industry. Zhan Jinfeng, the General Manager of Tianhai Defense, Sun Kai, the Deputy General Manager of Wuhan Shipbuilding Machinery, and Wu Wensheng, the Deputy General Manager of Huaxi Offshore Engineering (in charge of the work), delivered speeches congratulating the smooth Jishui of "Huaxi 1600", fully recognizing the good cooperative relationship between all parties, and expressing gratitude for the support and care provided by all participating parties, as well as the hard work and efforts of the construction team colleagues. After the auspicious water of this project, "Huaxi 1600" will be towed to Haixi, Qingdao for the remaining pile leg connection and crane installation work.

Stepping on the waves, sharpening and sailing. The smooth operation of the Huaxi 1600 wind power installation vessel marks another solid step forward for our company in the development of the wind power industry. Huaxi Offshore Engineering will continue to make efforts, guided by the attitude of "digging wells and climbing nine feet" and the goal of "creating high-quality products", to combine the "Huaxi 1600" and "Huaxi 5000" into an integrated lifting system, creating a benchmark in the field of offshore wind power construction, injecting new vitality and momentum into China's offshore wind power industry, Make greater contributions to the achievement of China's "carbon peak and carbon neutrality" goals.

Jiangsu Huaxicun Marine Engineering Service Co., Ltd., China Shipbuilding Industry Group Corporation No.78 Research Institute, China Classification Society Zhenjiang Office, China Classification Society Industrial Corporation Dalian Branch, Wuhan Marine Machinery Co., Ltd., Tianhai Integrated Defense Equipment Technology Co., Ltd., Jiangsu Dajin Heavy Industry Co., Ltd., CRRC Hanger Ship and Marine Engineering Co., Ltd Leaders and guests from units such as Anqing Zhongchuan Diesel Engine Co., Ltd. attended and jointly witnessed the Jishui ceremony.

Introduction to Huaxi 1600 Wind Power Installation Platform

The "Huaxi 1600" adopts a streamlined bow and square stern design, with a fully welded steel structure, equipped with four truss pile legs and a gear rack lifting system. The pile legs are 125.85 meters high, with a maximum operating water depth of 70 meters. It has entered the CCS classification society, and the platform waterline is 136 meters long, 50 meters wide, and 10 meters deep. It has a variable load of 6500T, a self-sustaining force of 30 days, a range of 3000 nautical miles, and a seating capacity of 110 people. One 1600 ton pile winding main crane is installed on the starboard side of the platform tail, The platform is fully electric driven and has DP-2 level dynamic positioning capability.