Breaking Waves in Offshore Wind

By Dr Alan Marson. I’m not really a beach person, but beach trips have become an essential part of my kids’ Summer holidays; although being Scottish, I think it’s the novelty of warm water they enjoy the most. When I’m there, I do love watching the waves break...

And the winners of a Lego Vestas Wind Turbine are…

Just over a week ago, the team here at Empire Engineering put out a post on LinkedIn giving away sets of Lego’s awesome new Vestas Wind turbine. We hoped we’d get one or two comments, gain a few likes. What we actually received was really quite stunning with more than...

The Importance of Full Life Cycle Design

It’s not always easy, in the excitement of planning, procuring and constructing your project, to keep an eye fixed on all of the practical considerations. Whether its an impulse buy of a sofa on sale, that when you get home doesn’t fit through the front door —...