Sessions - WindEurope Offshore 2019


Session - Operating drones & helicopters: a H&S perspective

Health and Safety

When: Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 15:15 - 16:15
Where: Safety, Skills & Training Zone

Session description

More offshore turbines are being installed, and further out in the sea. How do the helicopters and drones technologies fit in to ensure a safer environment for the industry? In this session, the G+ good practice report on helicopters will be presented, followed by a panel discussion on how the use of helicopters and drones improve technicians’ safety and improve operations and maintenance.

Learning objectives

Learning objectives: • Learn about the safety benefits of using drones/helicopters; • Gain insights on potential roadblocks; • Understand how the industry is evolving with the usage of drones/helicopters; • Learn more about the logistics/infrastructure needed.

Session chair

Filip Rasmussen

Head of QM&HSE - Service, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy



G+ good practice report on helicopters

Gorm Müller

Lead Aviation Specialist, Ørsted

Panel Discussion

Gorm Müller

Lead Aviation Specialist, Ørsted

Hauke Groeneveld

Head of Ports & Logistics, EMS Maritime Offshore/Heliport Eemshaven

Robert Hörmann

CEO/CTO, Aero Enterprise

Jimmy Gregersen

Aviation Operations Manager, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

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