EMPIRE ENGINEERING

Every project needs a strong foundation

Empire is an engineering consultancy supporting the offshore wind industry with advice, insight and technical know-how.

Building a sustainable future

WHO WE ARE

Empire works in renewable energy because of the technical challenges it presents to us as engineers, and the benefits it offers to humankind.

Renewable energy is the cornerstone of creating a sustainable future. It’s exciting and rewarding – but forging this new path ahead comes with challenges.

Empire can help: quickly and safely. Whether your project needs structural analysis, concept design or hands-on support.

SERVICES

How we can help

Long-term consultancy or hands-on help, our services cover a full range of needs for wind energy projects.

Project
Delivery

Sometimes, an engineering project needs a little extra horsepower. We can deploy one of our world class engineers quickly, reliably and safely, wherever help is needed.

Concept
Design

Empire is at the cutting edge of engineering design. Specifically, we deliver early stage designs of Monopile, Jacket and Gravity Base Foundations.

Specialist Engineering

Independent expert advice when you need it. Whether it’s evaluating early stage opportunities, rethinking design choices or overcoming an immediate challenge.

Emergency Response

Emergency incidents can involve risks to the integrity of the foundation structure and turbine. This may lead to significant business interruption.

Why Empire?

Engineering is complex – but our values are simple and they’re at the heart of what Empire does.

Trusted

We’ve been doing this a while, and Empire’s success is built on our clients’ trust.

Specialist

Empire’s sole focus is the offshore wind energy sector. When only the best will do, our specialist engineers will deliver.

Responsive

Fast – but never reckless: Empire is on-call and ready when you need our help.

Why Empire?

Engineering is complex – but our values are simple and they’re at the heart of what Empire does.

Our Team  

Trusted

We’ve been doing this a while, and Empire’s success is built on our clients’ trust.

Specialist

Empire’s sole focus is the off-shore wind energy sector. When only the best will do, our specialist engineers will deliver.

Responsive

Fast and pragmatic – but never reckless: Empire is on-call and ready when you need our help.

The Future foundations of offshore wind – thinking ahead

The Future foundations of offshore wind – thinking ahead

By Karl Davis What does the Future of offshore wind look like? There are a number of market trends and new technologies that I believe will have an impact on the offshore wind industry and foundation design over the next decade. A key question is how are we to adapt...

Conservatism in Geotechnical Design

Conservatism in Geotechnical Design

By Martin Underlin Østergaard During recent years, the boundaries for offshore wind turbine foundations have been pushed further than ever before – deeper waters, bigger turbines and larger foundations, especially monopiles, dominate the latest auctions.   To develop...