Dredging and marine construction activities specialist Jan De Nul NV last week said it has completed the installation of the foundations for the 165-MW Nobelwind offshore wind farm in Belgium.

Jan De Nul said that all 51 foundations are now fitted with the associated transition pieces for the installation of the tower segments. The wind farm is expected to be completed in the first half of 2017.

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C-Power investigates ageing process in turbine foundations

Posted by Web Master 6 on September 9, 2016 10:35 AM EDT
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C-Power has appointed Sirris/OWI-Lab to help it investigate the ageing process in foundations for offshore windfarms. “Foundations are exposed to extreme conditions at sea,” said the companies. “Monitoring the structures will enable C-Power to keep track of the ageing process and plan maintenance work in an informed way.”,cpower-investigates-ageing-process-in-turbine-foundations_44449.htm

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