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  • Germany / Overhead transmission lines / Transmission

    Dismantling project in Germany in a protected area  

    In August 2019, Omexom in Germany was awarded lot 5 for the construction of a 380 kV link between Emden/Ost and Conneforde. The assignment included the modernization of the existing 220 kV connection. Three of the pylons to be replaced were located in the Herrenmoor nature reserve between the municipalities of Zetel and Westerstede in the district of Friesland.

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  • Offshore wind / Germany / High voltage / Substations / The Netherlands / Wind

    Dutch and German Omexom teams collaborate on Gemini Wind Park in the Netherlands

    The Gemini Wind Park is one of largest offshore wind parks in Europe. Located in the North Sea, 85 km off the coast of the Netherlands, it became operational in 2017. With a rated capacity of 600 megawatts, Gemini generates renewable electricity for 1.5 million people while reducing CO₂ emissions by 1.25 million tons per year. Built between 2014 and 2017, the wind park will provide clean energy for decades to come. To make sure that Gemini performs at its best, operations and maintenance are a key part of the project.

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  • Germany / Australia / France / UK and RoI

    Solidarity, a shared value

    Within VINCI Energies, solidarity is one of our fundamental values. Throughout the world, our companies prove their commitments on a daily basis.

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  • Germany / Circular economy / Omexom Green Story

    Episode 4 – Omexom Green Story: Recycle and reuse

    In this fourth episode, we take a look at an initiative launched in one of our Omexom Business Units in Germany: the recycling of construction waste and its use in road construction. This initiative won the Evolution of practices prize in the circular economy category at the regional VINCI Environment Awards. Take a look at this initiative!

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  • Germany / Energy Transition / Offshore wind / Power / Wind

    Pioneers of offshore wind energy from the North Sea coast

    A year ago, on June 30th 2020, the project “Trianel Windpark Borkum 2” (TWB 2) was successfully delivered. This ambitious wind farm located in the North Sea required 3 years of project development and 2 years of construction time. The 32 rotors operating nowadays generate an output of 200 megawatts which supplies 130.000 households with renewable energy. TWB 2 is the result of Omexom absolute passion for the offshore renewables sector.   The installation work for the first turbine started in July 2019.  By mid of 2020 all 32 turbines have been handed over to the operations department. 

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  • Germany / Energy Transition / Overhead transmission lines

    Meet Melanie Trenker, overhead line fitter at Omexom in Germany

    Melanie Trenker is the first woman assembler in the construction of the high-voltage overhead line at Omexom in Germany. What she likes the most about her job: working on the mast, climbing, and being at height. By working at Omexom, she is proud to act for the energy transition

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  • Overhead transmission lines / Germany / UK and RoI

    Transmission overhead lines works

    Omexom teams in the UK are completing work in Westerstede (Germany) for Omexom in Germany on the 380 kV overhead transmission line from Emden to Conneforde.

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  • Distribution / Germany / Outdoor lighting

    Development of residential areas in Duisburg-Huckingen

    Three business units from Omexom in Germany have been awarded a joint contract to develop a new 170,000 sq. m residential area with 30 housing units in Duisburg. The project includes preparatory work, installation of the district heating system, electrical works, connection to local substations and to the grid, a new gas pipe, installation of LED lighting system.

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  • Germany / Offshore wind / Power / Wind

    VINCI Energies acquires EWE Offshore Service & Solutions GmbH

    Through the Omexom brand, VINCI Energies acquires EWE Offshore Service & Solutions GmbH, a company specialised in project development and in the operation and maintenance of offshore installations.

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  • Germany / Outdoor lighting / Territories

    Implementation of the lighting concept for the State Garden Show Kamp Lintfort 2020 in Germany

    In May 2020, Omexom teams in Germany implemented the lighting concept for the Kamp-Lintfort Regional Garden Show 2020. The project included both the converted mine park and the path leading to the Kamp Monastery.

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