Scotland, Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm.

Consultant for Grontmij, UK. Responsible for establishing a preliminary geotechnical site assessment and preliminary design basis for conceptual design of gravity based foundations (GBS) for wind turbines at 45 m and 60 m water depth respectively. Optimized bearing capacity, dynamic stiffness and settlements of large wind turbine foundations resting directly on the seabed by use of FEM-analysis.

Location: Scotland

Client: Skanska, Scotland (Tender for SSE Renewables)

Year: 2013

Assessment of settlementsDesign basisFoundation designInternational geotechnical workWind turbine foundations