100s of new jobs at MHI Vestas. Their offer: Just bring a good attitude, we’ll train you up (Updated)

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MHI Vestas need hundreds of additional people to join them in the coming weeks to work on creating their V164 wind turbine. Just have a good attitude and willingness to learn and they say you'll get all the training you need.

Monday, 15th October, 2018 6:50am

By Feature Writer

MHI Vestas launches first 10 MW wind turbine in history

MHI Vestas Turbine

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, based on the Isle of Wight, have made a stunning announcement at the Global Wind Summit in Hamburg today (Tuesday), revealing the first win turbine in history with power rating of 10 MW.

Tuesday, 25th September, 2018 10:30am

By Michael Morris with 6 readers' comments

MHI Vestas has been speaking to a national paper about something big and tempting

MHI Vestas

The Chief Executive of MHI Vestas has been speaking to a national newspaper about the company's future plans.

Wednesday, 19th September, 2018 3:47pm

By Sally Perry

Pupils explore renewable energy R&D centre

Ryde academy pupils at vestas

Pupils from Ryde Academy were recently given a tour of the world-class R&D facility at Vestas in Newport.

Wednesday, 28th February, 2018 8:09am

By Nat Nelson

Rival plans wind turbine factory in Southampton

on land wind turbines

At least 100 highly skilled engineer and technician jobs, as well as 150 supply chain roles are planned by GE in Southampton - rivaling Vestas on the Isle of Wight.

Wednesday, 11th October, 2017 11:38am

By Sally Perry with one comment

MHI Vestas launched the Parliamentary Blades Project

Andrew Turner at MHI Vestas

The project celebrates the Island based manufacturer's contribution to the UK economy, advances in offshore wind technology, and the rapidly falling cost of electricity from offshore wind.

Friday, 17th February, 2017 9:21am

By Emma jackson with 12 readers' comments

70 new jobs on the Isle of Wight at MHI Vestas

Vestas Blade

MHI Vestas - the world leading offshore wind project company - has announced 70 new jobs at its blade production facility on the Isle of Wight this week.

Wednesday, 2nd November, 2016 3:14pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

Navitus Bay: 5,000 jobs would be lost say Bournemouth council

From the Needles:

Bournemouth council claim 5,000 jobs would be lost in Dorset if the Navitus Bay wind farm project goes ahead.

Friday, 22nd May, 2015 10:23am

By Sally Perry with 31 readers' comments

New Vestas production company named preferred bidder for Navitus Bay wind farm

MHI Vestas production area

Good news for blade manufacturing on the Isle of Wight as MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is named as preferred bidder for the proposed Navitus Bay wind farm.

Thursday, 21st May, 2015 10:10am

By IW Council Press Office with 37 readers' comments

IW-made blades for world’s most powerful wind turbine start journey

Vestas V164 80m tubine blade

Good to know there's world-leading engineering happening on the Island.

Wednesday, 11th December, 2013 6:22pm

By Simon Perry with 10 readers' comments

VentnorBlog Wins ‘Best Forensic Reporting’ Award

VentnorBlog Wins ‘Best Forensic Reporting’ Award

It's always good to be recognised for innovation and hard work

Wednesday, 6th April, 2011 5:52pm

By Sal and Simon with 14 readers' comments

Vestas Face Class Action Law Suit

Vestas Face Class Action Law Suit

Vesta face class action from US pension fund

Tuesday, 22nd March, 2011 9:52am

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments