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Revolutionary offshore installation vessel ‘Green Jade’ joins the fleet, a landmark moment for Taiwan’s thriving offshore wind market

DEME announces that the revolutionary offshore installation vessel ‘Green Jade’ officially joins the fleet today. The momentous occasion was celebrated during a festive naming ceremony, held at the Kaohsiung shipyard in Taiwan.

‘Green Jade’ is the second vessel of its kind to join DEME’s fleet, following the successful deployment of the offshore installation vessel ‘Orion’, which entered the fleet in spring 2022. Both ‘Green Jade’ and ‘Orion’ embody a game-changing installation concept, boasting impressive loading capacity, lifting heights and advanced green technologies.

With its 4,000-tonne crane capacity and a cargo area of 8,200 square metres, ‘Green Jade’ is able to transport multiple jackets and foundation components for next generation, mega wind turbines in a single shipment, significantly enhancing…