Bottom-fixed foundations design
When: Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 14:00 - 15:30
This session will look at the latest developments in the area of bottom-fixed foundations: new concepts for offshore support structures for larger turbines, novel types of connections between towers and foundations, suction buckets and methods to optimise design.
- Understand the latest developments in support-structure design for offshore wind turbines; - Hear updates of recent trials of new technologies, including suction bucket foundations and slip joints; - Understand options to monitor fatigue lifetimes of installed wind turbine support structures
Operations Manager of the Test Centre for Support Structures, Leibniz University Hannover
Renewables Project Director, LOC Group
New type of suction buckets – experiences from testing a full-scale bucket
Head of Offshore Balance of Plant Innovations , Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
Offshore installation and testing of a slip joint connection between monopile and wind turbine tower
Project Engineer & Lecturer, DOT B.V.
How to support the wind turbine of the future
Manager Mechanical Engineering, Van Oord
Output based methods for in-situ fatigue monitoring for design optimization and life time extension of monopile foundations
Doctoral Researcher, Accoustics & Vribration Research Group - Vrije Universiteit Brussel