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.

How far can we push D/T ratios?

How far can we push D/T ratios?

By Dr Alan Marson As technological advancement and experience increase within the offshore wind industry, it has become both possible and economically viable to push monopiles into deeper and deeper water and use larger and larger turbines. Here at Empire Engineering...

Does the Monopile transition piece have a future in offshore wind?

Does the Monopile transition piece have a future in offshore wind?

By Andrew Hodgson The monopile transition piece is being challenged. Eliminating it from the design may bring benefits to offshore windfarms. TP-less monopiles have now been adopted for a number of live projects and are being considered for many more ongoing...