No
Offshore
lifting

No
Offshore
lifting

Full offshore construction logistics solution with no offshore liftings.

Environmentally friendly seabed standing foundation for shallow waters also for ice conditions.

Shallow Water Float Foundations

Benefits

  • No offshore lifts
    • Increased safety
    • Lower costs
    • Independent of worlds future lack of WIVs
    • No need for Jones Act – qualified WIWs in US offshore
  • Enables access to ultra-shallow waters (3m-9m); typical installation water depth 10-45m
  • Scalable to future wind turbine sizes; current design for 15MW
  • Environmentally friendly
    • No hammering noise
    • Removable after lifetime; can be recycled (CO2 issue)
  • Quick and cost effective (fabrication friendly design ; various vendors can be used for fabrication; high local content)
  • Penetration of the Skirts to seabed improves foundation stability against moments and forces generated by wind, waves, ice, currents

Features

  • Wind turbine is assembled on the float foundation onshore in drydock or floating at quayside
  • Only tugboats needed during towing to location and positioning when lowered to seabed
  • Water depths range from 3m to 45m
  • Soft, semisoft and dense seabeds
  • Suitable for ice conditions
  • Steel structure
    • Recyclable
    • High density-less weight loss than concrete when submerged
    • Corrosion protected
  • Reusable installation barges
  • DNVGL verified towage and lowering operation

Patent pending

Wind turbine can be assembled on the Float Foundation onshore and towed to location and further lowered to seabed.

No
Offshore
lifting

Book an appointment with us so we can discuss your windmill installation challenges and introduce you to our solutions.

Ted Bergman - Elomatic

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Ted Bergman, Vice President, Offshore Energy
+358 50 428 3745
ted.bergman@elomatic.com

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Float Foundation - Full offshore logistic solution with no offshore lifting.