Carbon Trust selects Ramboll
Danish company wins contract to help improve offshore foundations
Danish design company Ramboll has won a £700,000 contract from the UK Carbon Trust to help design improved offshore wind turbine foundations.
The work is to look at the trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator supported foundations and then “assess the benefits for the integrated design of offshore wind support structures”.
Ramboll will look the current industry standard design and an enhanced or integrated design and ways to improve them using desk top studies to define the current and enhanced methods in the first instance.
The Offshore Wind Accelerator is the Carbon Trust's flagship joint industry project for RD&D.
Image: the contract is to help design improved offshore foundations (Carbon Trust)