GE Grid Solutions and HSM Offshore Energy have signed a deal to offer joint turnkey solutions for alternating current (AC) offshore wind substation projects in Europe and other unspecified locations.

The memorandum of understand focuses on an “optimised and cost-effective turnkey value proposition” encompassing engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC); manufacturing, including the high-voltage equipment; grid compliance studies; full testing and pre-commissioning; transport; installation at sea, and then final hook up and commissioning.