Prysmian signs for Sofia export cables

Sofia will be the first to use the brand new 171m cable installation vessel Leonardo da Vinci

  • 30 March 2021

Supply and installation of HVDC export cables

A contract has been signed with Prysmian Group for the design, supply, installation and commissioning of the HVDC export cables that will connect Sofia's offshore and onshore converter stations.

A total of 445 kilometres of export cables will be delivered, with the marine cables being installed by the brand new, technologically advanced vessel Leonardo da Vinci in its first ever project.

The Prysmian Group press release about the contract signing can be found on the company website here.