Master Builders Solutions and Heerema Marine Contractors to further strengthen collaboration in Offshore Wind
(Mannheim Germany / Singapore, 16 March 2022) After the successful installation of major offshore substations using MasterFlow 9800 last year in Asia, Heerema Marine Contractors has since awarded Master Builders Solutions a supply contract for the Baltic Eagle offshore structural grouting scope owned by the Iberdrola Group. This new project will serve as Iberdrola’s second major offshore wind project in the Baltic: Baltic Eagle, located 30 kilometers to the northeast of Rügen island off the coast of Pomerania (Germany), this new 476 megawatt (MW) installation will supply renewable energy to 475,000 households.
Master Builders Solutions and Heerema intend to collaborate across regions in the future to lever their respective offshore competencies and complementary values on construction sustainability. Master Builders Solutions supports the development of wind power as a climate-friendly source of energy by offering advanced solutions for ensuring durability, full reliability of the assets and by aiding the successful construction of modern offshore windfarms. Solutions include engineering high-strength, ultra-durable, and fatigue-resistant grouts for offshore wind turbine installations and refurbishments. Moreover, the brand offers a highly durable protective coating for offshore steel structures, to achieve 25-year lifetime protection, even in a harsh marine environment.
About Master Builders Solutions
Under the global umbrella brand Master Builders Solutions®, we offer advanced chemical solutions for the construction, maintenance, repair and renovation of structures. The brand is built on more than 100 years of experience in the construction industry. Our comprehensive portfolio encompasses concrete admixtures, cement additives, chemical solutions for underground construction, waterproofing systems, sealants, concrete repair & protection systems, performance grouts, and performance flooring systems as well as solutions for on- and offshore wind energy. To solve our customers’ specific construction challenges from conception through to completion of a project, we draw on our specialist know-how, regional expertise and the experience gained in countless constructions projects worldwide. We leverage global technologies and our in-depth knowledge of local building needs to develop innovations that help make our customers more successful and drive sustainable construction. We operate production sites and sales offices in more than 60 countries.
About MBCC Group
The MBCC Group is one of the leading suppliers of construction chemicals and solutions worldwide and has emerged from the carve-out of the former BASF Construction Chemicals business from BASF Group. We offer innovative and sustainable products and solutions for the construction industry across different sectors, such as buildings, structures, underground construction and new construction as well as for renovation. Our strong brands Master Builders Solutions®, PCI®, Thermotek®, Wolman®, Fire Protectors®, Colorbiotics®, Watson Bowman Acme®, TPH®, Bluey®, and Nautec™ are well established in the marketplace. With our innovations, we address sustainability challenges in the industry. MBCC Group consists of approximately 70 legal entities worldwide and is home to around 7,500 construction experts in over 60 countries.
We build sustainable performance.
About Heerema Marine Contractors
Heerema Marine Contractors is a world leader in transporting, installing, and removing structures for the offshore energy industries. Clients have trusted Heerema for sixty years to deliver solutions that make the impossible possible offshore. We manage the entire supply chain of project execution, offering solutions that include front-end engineering, planning, logistics, project management, and the execution of projects worldwide. Heerema creates sustainable value(s), and has been carbon neutral since 2020. We have unique skills and capabilities with a world-class fleet of crane vessels and barges, including the world's largest crane vessel Sleipnir, with a lifting capacity of 20,000 metric tons.
We make the impossible possible offshore.