Efficient foundation design
Managing project costs is always of the upmost importance but in a highly volatile steel market this is more important than ever before.
Wood Thilsted’s foundation design engineering stands out in terms of speed, safety and savings:
Our in-house software and data analysis are industry leading and not available with any other design firm.
Our teams are the best engineers, having worked on most of the offshore wind projects in the world. We have decades of experience in our teams.
Agility and Speed
Our project teams are agile and fast. We can handle design changes in hours instead of weeks, producing the most steel efficient designs at the fast speeds.
WT Designs lead to Steel Savings of
£100M for 1GW OWF
Site Assessment, Ground Conditions and Advisory
WT's approach to primary structure design is second to none. Our industry leading approach to monopile design is equalled by our extensive expertise in jackets and our key role in developing floating foundations.
Innovation isn't just key to efficiency for foundations, it also drives cost savings and increased health and safety for secondary offshore structures.
WT’s Geotechnical interpretation and state-of-the-art soil structure interaction techniques assures highly optimised foundation designs.
Offshore wind projects are highly complex, which is why WT’s Project Delivery division brings together project directors with decades of experience to ensure the highest level of project governance and performance for our clients.
Our team of geophysical specialists form a market leading centre of technical excellence for the scoping, tendering, management and evaluation of all the geophysical surveys required for the development of your offshore wind farm.
Wood Thilsted's combination of integrated in-house expertise, combined with global and local experience, means no design is ever presented to a client that can't be effectively and efficiently installed.
The Climate Analytics and Loads department brings together wind and metocean expertise in a unique way. Our energy specialists come from world leading dedicated wind consultancies, for both onshore and offshore environments, and work hand in hand with our experts, from well-established metocean analysis outfits.
Every site is different and from the outset our team establishes a clear site development strategy that manages time and cost.