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Sofia Offshore Wind Farm

Tier 1 Showcase for Suppliers

Episode II: GE’s Grid Solutions and Sembcorp Marine

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Sofia Offshore Wind Farm and its Tier 1 Contractors are committed to the development and growth of a competitive UK supply chain. To support this they have launched a series of supply chain webinars to showcase contract opportunities during the construction of this flagship UK development. In 2021 there will be at least four webinars in the series, with a possible fifth to be confirmed.

Dates for 2021 diaries are:

  • July 6 – Van Oord - EPCI contractor for the foundations and array cables
  • July 7 – GE’s Grid Solutions and Sembcorp Marine - HVDC transmission system
  • July 8 – Prysmian - HVDC export cables

Date to come:

  • September – Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy – turbine supplier. This event will introduce the packages, with a second event with specific contract opportunities to follow in 2022.

Each webinar is free to attend. Invitations to each event will be sent individually.

GE’s Grid Solutions and Sembcorp Marine requirements

Join this webinar to learn more about GE’s Grid Solutions and Sembcorp Marine’s contracting opportunities on Sofia. These will include:

Site-related: Onshore Converter Station

Sub packages currently under RFQ stage with subcontractors:

  • 400kV AC Cable CW & Erection
  • CW design
  • CW activities

Goods & support services associated:

  • M&E Manpower, Building Services,
  • Security & CCTV
  • Cleaning, Low Voltage Cabling, Building Materials
  • HVAC, Fire Protection, Lighting

Site-related: Offshore Converter Station

Sub packages currently under RFQ stage with subcontractors:

  • Onshore Logistics

Goods & support services associated:

  • Warehousing & Local Logistics

Event programme

11.00 Welcome from NOF

11.05 Welcome from Sofia (RWE)

11.10 Presentation by GE’s Grid Solutions and Sembcorp Marine including details on contracts and timelines

11.40 Q&A Session

12.00 Close

One to one meetings with GE’s Grid Solutions and Sembcorp Marine

After the webinar has taken place, one to one meetings will be arranged for potential suppliers, primarily Tier 2 or 3, with GE’s Grid Solutions and Sembcorp Marine. GE’s Grid Solutions and Sembcorp Marine will select who they would like to meet relevant to their future requirements. If you would like your company to be selected for a one to one meeting, you should ensure that the booking form above includes full details of the goods and services you can supply in line with those listed under ‘GE’s Grid Solutions and Sembcorp Marine requirements’ above.

NOF will be in touch if you have been successful in receiving a one to one meeting.

Upcoming Tier 1 webinars

Book an early bird place using these links below:

Episode I: Van Oord – 6 July 2021, see the invite and book here

Episode III: Prysmian – 8 July 2021, invitation coming soon, book here

Register on the Sofia supply chain portal

If you are a supplier keen to increase your visibility with Sofia and its contractors, register for the project Sofia Supply Chain Portal HERE

For more on the project visit

Not sure if you are an NOF member? Contact the office on +44 (0) 191 375 1633

Want further information about the benefits of joining the network? Lets talk +44(0) 191 375 1633

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