Prysmian Wins $1 Billion Contract for Offshore Wind-Power Cables

Prysmian SpA (PRY), the Milan-based cable manufacturer, agreed to produce and install about 730 million euros ($1 billion million) of undersea transmission lines to connect offshore wind farms in the Baltic Sea.

The contract with 50Hertz Transmission GmbH’s offshore unit for its West of Adlergrund projects includes about 250 million euros in grid-connection options, Prysmian said today in a statement on its website. Terms weren’t disclosed.

The cable will run about 93 kilometers (58 miles) to a substation in northeast Germany. Installation is expected to begin next year.

To contact the reporter on this story: Justin Doom in New York at jdoom1@bloomberg.net

To contact the editors responsible for this story: Reed Landberg at landberg@bloomberg.net Will Wade, Steven Frank

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.