Presenters - WindEurope Offshore 2019

Presenters

Dr. Weimin Chen, PhD

General Manager, Wison Offshore & Marine

Biography

Mr. Weimin Chen comes from Shanghai, China but has worked internationally for more than 30 years with SJTU, NTH, Aker, UMOE/ABB, McDermott, CSSC and Wison Offshore & Marine. He currently manages the Engineering Center of Wison Offshore & Marine. Mr. Chen has earned extensive experience on full project spectrum from R&D, FEED through EPCI of different platforms, such as GBS and jackets with driven/suction piles or solid-ballasted foundation and deepwater floaters, such as FPSOs, SEMIs, TLPs and SPARs. In recent years, he has led an R&D team to develop floating offshore wind solutions, using the proprietary technologies originated from Horton Wison Deepwater, the predecessor of Wison Offshore Technology. Mr. Chen has a Structural Engineering background, with a Bachelor degree in Naval Architect, Master and Doctoral degrees in Offshore Engineering. His post-doctoral research was on structural response to transient loads both in air and underwater.