4 GW Offshore wind farm area IJmuiden Ver

The Netherlands

BLIX has been awarded the contract for expert support during the soil investigation for the 4 GW IJmuiden Ver Wind Farm Zone.

Offshore wind farms are built at a number of locations in the Dutch part of the North Sea. After Borssele, Hollandse Kust (zuid), Hollandse Kust (noord) and Hollandse Kust (west), IJmuiden Ver is the fifth consecutive Wind Farm Zone where BLIX is involved as expert.

Commissioned by Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), BLIX will supervise the soil investigation for the future IJmuiden Ver Wind Farm Zone (4GW). Together with its partners Reynolds International, RPS Group and Wind Support, BLIX will obtain offshore soil data. RVO and BLIX will develop a state of the art dataset relevant for developers' business cases and will publicise this over a period of two years. The contract runs until the end of Q1 2022.

BLIX Consultancy has over 10 years of experience in onshore and offshore wind energy projects. The consultancy firm started in Utrecht, The Netherlands in 2009 and now assists clients in Asia, USA and EU in accelerating the energy transition. BLIX helped to realize 19,2 GW of wind energy and 80 MWp solar energy at the end of 2019.