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News & in-depth analysis of offshore wind farm and turbine operations & maintenance, including turbine & blade failure, access, monitoring & control systems, health & safety & wind monitoring.
UK: Lessons from the London Olympics, a focus on occupational health and full engagement with contractors helped RWE to build its Gwynt y Mor project with an exemplary safety record. The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health's Marcus Boocock reports on a site visit.
WORLDWIDE: Operations and maintenance activity is now extending into deeper waters, further from shore, as OEM warranties for several large projects approach their expiry dates.
WORLDWIDE: Many vital components of wind farms are hidden below the sea surface and are subject to significant wear and tear. This is often ignored, despite the fact that the sub-surface section is at least as important as any other part of the structure
United Kingdom Scarecrow system provides 'astonishing' results offshore
United States Block Island turbine repaired
United Kingdom GIB passes investment target as sell-off looms
EUROPE: Windpower Offshore looks at the major players in Europe that are leading the way in the offshore market.
EUROPE: Our offshore installed capacity map below shows the UK is still the European leader, although activity slowed significantly in 2014.
THE NETHERLANDS: The Dutch government has restructured the tender process to achieve quicker results and cut costs.
UK: New build cemented the UK's position as offshore market leader, and two major turbine manufacturers are setting up production facilities in the country. But a new support system is creating uncertainty, particularly for the biggest developments.
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