New site office nears completion

Kouga Wind Farm’s new, energy-efficient site office has been designed to fit seamlessly into the team’s daily operations as well as the landscape just outside Oyster Bay. Scheduled for completion by the end of March 2017, the structure incorporates important green building elements and the walls have been cladded with local stone to blend naturally […]

New CEO for Kouga Wind Farm

Lukhanyo Ndube, the newly appointed CEO of the Kouga Wind Farm. Ndube took over the helm of the Kouga Wind Farm on 1 July after more than a decade spent at Eskom’s Koeberg Nuclear Power Plant in Melkbos outside Cape Town. His role is to ensure the overall operational performance of Kouga Wind Farm, which […]

Oyster Bay: 11 turbines already erected

Construction of the R2 billion Kouga Wind Farm at Oyster Bay is on track with eleven of the 32 wind turbines already gracing the skyline. It is expected that the last turbine will be erected by the end of September this year, with commissioning ongoing until end 2014. When operational the wind farm will generate […]

Transportation route plan

The transport of the turbine equipment from Coega Port to the Kouga Wind Farm site is going well, and after testing a new route off the N2 into Humansdorp, has changed the route plan as this route is working well. Route Plan A detailed road and route study has been conducted to cause the minimum […]

Kouga Wind Farm on track at Oyster Bay

Construction of the R2 billion Kouga Wind Farm at Oyster Bay is on track with work teams upgrading access roads and casting foundation bases for the 32 turbines. When operational in the final quarter of 2014, the wind farm will generate 80MW of clean and renewable power. According to Pieter Taljaard, the site construction manager, […]