After two hours of driving, the monopile had reached the final depth at 19:00 hours on 31 December 2011.
Svanen left the Port of Grenaa on 29 December.
On 30 December at 12:25 hours, the first monopile was lowered into the water at Bladt Industries in Aalborg.
Monopile before departure from Aalborg.
The monopile is up ended and placed on it's final position.
See animation of the construction of Anholt Offshore Wind Farm.
Mines blasted away at Anholt Offshore Wind Farm
In 2010, DONG Energy performed detailed geophysical surveys of the seabed in the wind farm area. In connection with the surveys, a few objects with magnetic signs, indicating that it might be old bombs, were located..
Detonation of approx 400kg undetonated explosives.