Transportation of VESTAS nacelles to the Kalmykia and Kazachya wind farms has been successfully completed
Barrus Projects carried out a set of works for the needs of VESTAS for the transportation of 60 nacelles. From the Liebherr-Nizhny Novgorod manufacturing plant the nacelles were delivered to the port of Dzerzhinskkhimmash using Barrus’ own transport, having covered a distance of 75 km.
As part of the project for the construction of the Salynskaya and Tselinskaya wind farms in the city of Elista, the capital of the Republic of Kalmykia, Russia, 48 nacelles were delivered from the Dzerzhinskkhimmash berth on 4 barges to Volgodonsk Atommash – 12 nacelles per barge. From Atommash Barrus Projects carried out the transportation with its own resources – Mercedes-Benz heavy duty prime movers and on Goldhofer axles to the construction site of the Salynskaya and Tselinsky wind farms. The distance from the Volgodonsk Atommash port to the Kalmykia wind farm is 250 km.
The remaining 12 nacelles were delivered to the Kazachya wind farm in Rostov-on-Don on 1 barge.
VESTAS nacelles have the following dimensions: 12.7m x 4.17m x 3.18m
Thanks to the well-coordinated work of Barrus project teams and offices, the delivery of nacelles was carried out on time and in full accordance with the construction schedules.
Barrus Projects continues its active participation in the rapidly developing Wind Energy Sector of the Russian Federation.