Boom awarded Cattle Hill Wind Farm contract
Boom has been appointed by Goldwind Australia to undertake the lifting, mechanical and electrical installation of 48 Goldwind wind turbine generators (“WTGs”) at the Cattle Hill Wind Farm, which is located on the eastern shore of Lake Echo in Tasmania.
Boom are mobilising eight cranes to Tasmania, including two 750 tonne capacity cranes, to lift the 3MW Goldwind turbines to a hub height of 100 metres.
The project will commence in February 2019 with revenue generated from this contract to be within a range of $13-$16 million and expected completion in late 2019.
Tony Spassopoulos, CEO of Boom Logistics, said: “We are delighted and proud to have been given the opportunity to work with Goldwind Australia, and provide the best possible crane lifting solution, on this important wind farm construction project. Our contract is a total lifting service that includes cranes, rigging, engineering, mechanical, electrical and project management on site.”