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.

Floating wind

Empire offers engineering services for floating wind including independent technical advisory, engineering management, structural and mooring design and advanced analyses.  

 

Why Empire?

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

Trusted

Our clients have entrusted us to deliver over 100 projects spanning more than a decade. We value being trusted partners and take our responsibility seriously.

Specialist

We are not generalists. Empire’s sole focus is the offshore renewable energy sector. When the project requires specialist knowledge, our engineers deliver.

Approachable

We field a team of brilliant engineers, who are also excellent people to work with. Our expert team is here to help, to share knowledge and provide clear explanations.

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.

Constrained Wave

Constrained Wave

Constrained wave is a made-up wave train that embeds a nonlinear regular wave to a linear irregular wave train.

Steel vs Concrete

Steel vs Concrete

A look at two of the most common construction materials in offshore wind foundations, steel and concrete.

Event Review | Floating Offshore Wind 2023

Event Review | Floating Offshore Wind 2023

Earlier this month the Empire team attended the RenewableUK Floating Offshore Wind conference held in Aberdeen over 4-5th October. FOW23 saw over 2,000 offshore wind professionals gathering together to discuss the opportunities and challenges with getting the large...

In-demand skills in Offshore Wind for the next decade

In-demand skills in Offshore Wind for the next decade

As the offshore wind industry matures and the plans to achieve carbon neutral targets start to materialize, it becomes increasingly clear that the current supply of skills in the industry falls short of meeting the growing demand.

Read our Guide to Offshore Foundations

Packed full of knowledge about the technical developments and challenges facing our industry in both fixed bottom and floating offshore wind.

Read our Guide to Offshore Foundations

Get your copy of the guide

You have Successfully Subscribed!