Package/Project/Engineering Management

We provide engineers with true depth of experience managing offshore wind projects. Our typical services include:

  • Foundations Package management
  • Engineering management
  • Owner’s Engineer – including interaction with designers and certification agencies, review of drawings, calculations and design reports
  • Lender’s or Investor’s Engineer
  • Load Iteration management
  • Certification management – experienced with certification process, and interfacing between designers and certification agencies
  • Technical team management

 

 

Tender Support

Management or assistance with all stages of tender process from both the Employer and Contractors/Bidders sides, including:

  • Drafting and/or reviewing Employer’s Requirements – including production of project overviews, scope of services, time-lines and structural requirements
  • Bidder tender preparation
  • Evaluation and scoring of tender submissions for structural packages, including feasibility checks, numerical scoring and detailed reporting of the submissions
  • Contract negotiation

Detailed Engineering and Design

We provide detailed engineering throughout the project life-cycle starting from feasibility and concept stages, through to detailed design work and transport and installation. 

  • Foundations FEED, concept and tender level design for Monopiles, Jacket and Gravity Base structures
  • Independent Design Reviews
  • Design at concept, tender and detailed phases
  • Fatigue and Ultimate limit state analysis
  • Finite Element Analysis for secondary steel work, stress concentration details, bolted flanges, jacket nodes, ship impact 
  • Design Basis and Design Brief preparation
  • Recovery, repair and forensic failure investigation
  • Bolted and grouted connection design
  • Design of secondary steelwork, including platforms, boat landings, ladders, and railings

 

Additional Services

  • Value engineering – investigation of design choices and assumptions at any project stage to optimise and reduce cost
  • Transport and Installation analysis – Sea-fastenings and lifting, loading during transport, including fatigue analysis for long voyages
  • Finite element analysis for driving induced stresses and fatigue
  • Specifications, including steel material grades, bolting, fabrication, tolerances and inspection
  • Asset life extension analysis
  • Big Data analysis for real world data, including strain gauge and accelerometer data processing
  • Research and development
  • Due diligence