5 March 2018

Semco Maritime and Moffatt & Nichol join forces for US offshore wind

Semco Maritime and Moffatt & Nichol have signed an agreement to offer common engineering services to the offshore wind industry in the United States


The cooperation will offer engineering services to the market coupling Semco Maritime’s 15 years of European offshore wind experience with Moffatt & Nichol’s US-based engineering expertise within energy and infrastructure. By joining forces, the partners will jointly be able to offer offshore wind farm concept studies and owner’s engineering services. In addition, the partners intend to work collaboratively on EPC (Engineering-Procurement-Construction) offshore high voltage substation projects.


“We believe that US offshore wind will enter a growth trajectory similar to what has been seen in Europe and we also believe that a combination of nearly two decades of offshore wind experience coupled with knowledge of US practices, codes and regulations, and engineering experience will be a win-win for our customers” says Tommy Flindt, Director Technology, Semco Maritime.


“Combining our previous experience designing the Cape Wind substation and subsequent projects for the US Federal Government with Semco Maritime’s extensive experience in Europe, this team is well positioned to make a difference together as offshore wind develops in the US” says Sean Jessup, Project Manager – Offshore Wind, Moffatt & Nichol     


Moffatt & Nichol is a global infrastructure advisory firm working from 36 offices and 7 countries. We provide practical solutions to clients in the marine terminal, transportation, energy, environmental, federal, and urban development markets around the world. We are a multidiscipline professional services firm with specialized expertise in structural, coastal, and civil engineering; environmental sciences; economics analysis; inspection & rehabilitation; and program management solutions. For further information, please see www.moffattnichol.com


Semco Maritime is an international engineering and contracting company dedicated to projects in the energy sector. For more than 30 years, we have been facilitating design, fabrication, service and maintenance of our customers’ assets, providing comprehensive project management across all phases of energy projects. From turnkey engineering solutions to outsourcing of personnel and delivery of components, systems and solutions – we make sure our customers and partners in the energy sector experience safe and cost-efficient solutions. Semco Maritime has 1,200 employees and branches in Denmark, Norway, the UK, Singapore, Australia, Central America and the US. For further information, please see www.semcomaritime.com.

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Tommy Flindt

Director Technology

Semco Maritime A/S

Borupvang 3

2750 Ballerup




Carsten Nielsen

Vice President, Wind, oil and gas

Semco Maritime A/S

Esbjerg Brygge 30

6700 Esbjerg