Bureau Veritas provide end-to-end enterprise-wide services to the offshore energy sector. By working alongside BV you can achieve a fully compliant, safely managed and entirely verified offshore wind operation. Protect your offshore wind assets with our consultation.

Offshore wind Consultants

The UK is proudly positioned as world leaders in offshore wind energy, making wind a key growth sector in the renewable energy market. By enlisting the support of an independent partner, you can verify conformity, achieve compliance and optimise costs more effectively throughout all stages of offshore wind projects.   

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Offshore, Onshore Wind

How BV Supports the OFFSHORE WIND FARMS

With a dedicated team of offshore wind specialists, Bureau Veritas helps to ensure the safety, quality and performance of renewable energy assets through all stages of design, construction and operation. We have a team of dedicated offshore wind professionals working on more than 60 offshore wind projects globally.

With vast experience in offshore wind and an unrivalled understanding of regulatory requirements, our solutions cover:

CERTIFICATION:

Receive official certification to demonstrate compliance and secure viability. Our offshore wind certification includes approvals in principle and certification of prototypes, components, type and project.

DESIGN AND PERMITTING:

Be enlisting BV as an early collaborator on your project, you can significantly reduce design and development risks. Together we cover the following segments:

  • wind measurement and site assessments
  • Marine Warranty services
  • grid connection assessments
  • design reviews
  • environmental impact assessments
  • support with permitting
  • risk assessments
  • due diligence and investor/lender services
PROCUREMENT:

Enable access to a global, reliable supply chain to ensure the continued success of your offshore wind project. Bureau Veritas support you with:

  • supply chain technical assessments
  • technical procurement support
  • shop inspections
  • expediting
  • factory acceptance tests
  • supervision with transport, loading and unloading
CONSTRUCTION:

Run projects safely and to schedule with:

  • project and construction management support
  • on site QA/QC
  • on site HSE
  • turbine foundation supervision
  • supervision with commissioning and test runs
  • take over and end-of-warranty inspections
ASSET OPERATION:

Ensure availability and shorten outage time by:

  • periodic inspections of blades and main components
  • non-destructive testing
  • load measurements
  • thermographic inspections
  • vibration monitoring
  • oil analysis
  • endoscopic inspections
  • rotor balance inspections
  • earth termination measurements
  • training and failure/damage analysis
ASSET MANAGEMENT:

Extend operating life and increase performance by:

  • O&M management
  • maintenance strategies
  • condition monitoring and assessment
  • asset integrity management
  • reliability engineering and performance optimisation
  • turbine digital twin
  • remaining life assessment and lifetime extension

 

why choose BV for your offshore energy project?

  • Flexibility with consultancy

  • Assurance through certification
  • Verify conformity of your assets
  • Deliver projects on time and on budget
  • Assess and mitigate risks to maximise safety and availability
  • Achieve compliance with all relevant regulations and satisfy insurance policies
  • Optimise maintenance costs
  • Strong technical expertise in floating wind, supported by dedicated R&D teams
  • Experienced team working on more than 60 offshore wind projects globally with 16+GW installed capacity
  • Marine Warranty Surveys - third-party verification of transport and installation aspects in line with sector standards

 

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