Taylor Hopkinson awarded contract with Fécamp offshore wind farm

Following a successful tender process, Taylor Hopkinson (TH) has been awarded a contract to supply freelance on-site commissioning services to Fécamp offshore wind farm, located in Seine-Maritime in the Normandy region of northwest France.

The 500 MW Fécamp offshore wind farm is being developed by EDF Renewables, EIH S.a.r.l. (owned by Enbridge Inc. et CPP Investments), and wpd offshore.

The wind farm will consist of 71 offshore wind turbines and is set to generate sufficient electricity to fulfil the demands of 770,000 people in Seine-Maritime.

Taylor Hopkinson will supply electrical safety personnel throughout the commissioning phase including, but not limited to, SAPs, Control Engineers, SCADA Supervisors and WTG Commissioning Supervisors. The works will commence in December 2021 and will run for two years.

Neil Brown, Head of Offshore Wind Contract at TH said,

“We have been supporting EDF Renewables’ and its partners offshore wind portfolio in France for over 10 years now so it’s great to be heavily involved in the execution phase of both St Nazaire and Fécamp which will help France achieve its 2030 renewable energy target”.

Chris Quinn, Account Manager at TH said,

“We are delighted to be awarded our 2nd commissioning services contract with EDF Renewables’ and its partners in France having successfully provided commissioning resource on St Nazaire over the last 12 months. We are excited to continue our good working relationship with EDF Renewables’ and its partners as the French offshore wind market continues to evolve.”



Neil Brown
Head of Offshore Wind Contract


Chris Quinn
Lead Delivery Consultant


Notes to Editors

About Taylor Hopkinson

Taylor Hopkinson was founded in 2009 and has grown to be a multinational, multi-million-pound turnover business. Our vision is to enable a diverse, global workforce that will drive the world’s transition to sustainable energy.

A trusted recruitment partner to renewable energy leaders, we deliver permanent and contract recruitment, retained search and professional advisory solutions to enable our clients to develop, finance, construct and operate renewable energy projects globally.

Our multi-lingual teams specialise in the wind (offshore and onshore), solar and energy storage sectors, placing talent across Europe, Iberia & Latam, AsiaPac and North America. We were recently awarded Recruiter of the Year by industry, based on our deep industry knowledge, our extensive network, our commitment to diversity, and our honest and transparent approach to doing business in the renewable energy sector.

Further information is available at www.taylorhopkinson.com

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