4Who are Subocean Group Subocean is a UK based Marine Contractor who’s core business is the worldwide installation and burial ofall types of subsea cables working mainly in the OffshoreRenewables Windfarm Market installing power cables
5Experienced Leaders with UK Track Record Our personnel and equipment undertook theNorth Hoyle Export Cables WorksScroby Sands Export / Array Cables WorksArklow Banks Export Cable Repair WorksBurbo Banks Plough Assessment Works
8CREL Lynn & ID Project Scope – Exports / Array 2007-08 Lay and bury 6 export cables – 4 km each in lengthLay and bury 43 inter array cables – approximately 43km in total lengthShore end works with bentonite works and cable termination works
9Eon Robin Rigg Project Scope - Exports / Array 2008-09 Lay and bury 2 export cables – 13.2km each in lengthLay and bury 64 inter array cables – approximately 44km in total lengthLocated 15km intothe Solway Firth
10RWE Npower Rhyl Flats Project Scope - Arrays 2009 Lay and bury 24 inter array cables – approx. 18kmLocated approx. 15km from North Wales
11Vattenfall Thanet Project Scope – Exports / Array 2009-10 Lay and bury 2 export cables – 26.5km each in lengthLay and bury 100 inter array cables – approximately 70km in total lengthShore end works and cable termination worksLocated 11.3km off the eastern most tip of Kent
12SSEB Greater Gabbard Project Scope - Exports 2009-10 Lay and bury x 3 export cables – 50km each in lengthLay and bury x 1 export cables – 20km in lengthShore end works with cable jointing and termination worksLocated 50km off the easternmost tip of Kent
13SSEB Greater Gabbard Project Scope - Arrays 2010 Lay and bury 140 inter array cables between 1-3km in lengthCable termination worksInner Gabbard ArrayGalloper Array
14UR101 Cable Lay BargeSubocean took delivery of basic barge hull in Mar 07 and fully fittedout the UR101 barge for cable installation and burial activities1000Te Carousel and associated Cable Lay Spread installed3.0m Cable plough spread installed8 point mooring spread with an additional 200Te pull ahead winchTrack record of export and array cable installation work since May 07.
15Discoverer Cable Lay Barge Subocean took delivery of basic barge hull in Jan 09 and fully fitted outthe Discoverer barge for cable installation and burial activitiesNew 5500Te Carousel and associated Cable Lay Spread installedNew 3.0m Cable plough spread installedNew 8 point mooring spread with an additional 200Te pull ahead winchTrack record of export and array cable installation work since May 07.
16Polar Prince DP2 Cable Lay Vessel On charter until 2011 with options to extendSubocean took delivery in Aug 09Cable lay spread installedCarousel or reel based system – project dependent3.0m Cable plough spreadIntegrated ROV spread within vesselHeave compensated crane for concrete mattress installation andWTG worksA-Frame launch / recovery system for cable plough180 Te Bollard PullWill conduct mainly array cable work.
17UR141 Transportation Barge UR141 Transportation barge initially with option to convert to fullinstallation barge in futureOne year Charter party signed May 09 with four by one yearoptionsOrdered 7000Te carousel (based on existing 5500Te design) andCable Load-out Spread placed in May 09UR141 Transportation Barge will be complete 1Q 2010.UR141 Transportation barge will be used to transport cables tothe UK from Cable Manufacturers off the critical pathCan handle both export and array cables shipmentsCan handle cable reels with 7000Te carousel in place due to largedeck space availability.
21Round 2 Projects Summary Location Status Maximum capacity (MW) Developer Docking Shoal Planning – Surveys ongoing CentricaRace Bank Panning – Surveys ongoing CentricaSheringham Shoal Construction Statoil HydoHumber Planning – Surveys ongoing E.ON UK Triton Knoll Pre-planning ,200 RWE NpowerLincs Construction CentricaWestermost Rough Pre Planning DONG Energy Dudgeon East Planning Warwick Energy Greater Gabbard Construction Phase 1 – 2009/ Airtricity / FluorGunfleet Sands Construction DONG Energy London Array Construction ,000 DONG Energy / E.ON UKThanet Construction VattenfallWalney Construction DONG EnergyGwynt y Mor Construction RWE npowerWest Duddon Planning Scottish Power / DONG Energy TOTAL ,169MW
22Round 1 and 2 Project Extensions In July 2009 the Crown Estates announced the possibility of extensions to Round 1 and 2 projects being granted and the developers of these projects had until the end of Dec 09 to make applications for these extensions. Expect some announcements regarding these in the near futureRound 1 and 2 Project Extensions
23UK Market - Scottish Projects Summary ID Site Name Company Size (MW)Solway Firth E.ON UK DevelopmentsWigtown Bay Dong Wind (UK) LtdKintyre Airtricity Holdings (UK) LtdIslay Airtricity Holdings (UK) LtdArgyll Array Scottish Power Renewables ,500Beatrice Airtricity Holdings UK Ltd / SeaEnergy Renewables Ltd 920Inch Cape RWE NPower Renewables Ltd / SeaEnergy Renewables Ltd 905Bell Rock Airtricity Holdings UK Ltd / Fluor LtdNeart na Gaoithe Mainstream Renewable Power Ltd10 Forth Array Fred Olsen Renewables LtdTOTAL MW
25UK Market – Round 3 Projects Summary ID Site Name Company Size (MW)Moray Firth EDP Renewables / Sea Energy (Moray Offshore Renewables) 3000Firth of Forth SSE Renewables / Flour (Seagreen Wind)Dogger Bank SSE Renewables / RWE Npower / Statoil / Statkraft (Forewind)Hornsea Mainstream Renewables / Siemens (SMartwind)Norfolk Bank Scottish Power Renewables . Vattenfall (East Anglia Offshore Wind) 7200Hastings EonWest Isle of Wight EnecoBristol Channel RWE NpowerIrish Sea CentricaTOTAL MW
26European Market Requirements to 2020 Over 200 projects with an overall target of over 100 GWBased on 5MW Capacity WTG gives 20,000 WTG’s to be installedServices provided in the UK can be exported to the European and Global Market place
27Services Required for the UK Market Foundation Fabrication and InstallationWind Turbine Generator Supply and InstallationSubstation Platform Supply and InstallationCable Supply and Installation both offshore and onshoreElectrical infrastructure supply and commissioning both offshore and onshoreProject Management and EngineeringPort ServicesInstallation Vessel’sSupport Vessel’s – Standby and Crew SupportOperation and Maintenance ServicesCivil engineering works for cable landings including HDDCables Jointing and Testing ServicesSurvey servicesSupport services to all the activities identified aboveTechnical, Operational and Marine Personnel
28Where is the UK market going to get these services ?Presently the majority of the large value supply and services are coming from outside the UKThis needs to be changed and a new offshore renewables industry created within this country by UK companies which can eventually be exported globally as we have done in the Oil & Gas sector
29How do supply and service companies get into the Market There are no specific requirements from a regularity perspective with regards to getting into the market although having for example the Quality Certification ISO 9001 – 2000 would be an advantage but not having it is not a barrier to entry as your product and service is required in a supply and demand situation and this certification can be achieved at a later dateResearch the Internet as most of the developers have websites associated with each individual project they are involved in which identifies the key contacts with their organisationGet in contact with various associations like Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group, Subsea UK, Scottish Renewables, Scottish Enterprise and other UK Regional Agencies, Engineering Industries Council, British Wind Energy Association and the European Wind Energy Association as they can all assist from a supply chain perspectiveAttend Share Fares like this put on by Scottish Enterprise and the Crown EstatesAttend conferences like the All Energy (Aberdeen in May 10) and the British Wind Energy Offshore Conference (Liverpool in June 10)
30The Market Summary It is here now and we need majority UK content Requires Construction Supply and Service Companies both Onshore and OffshoreNeeds experienced Construction and Technical Personnel bothOnshore and OffshoreThere is the opportunity to expand into Europe and Globally