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Planning and constructing offshore and onshore wind farms is a complex task. It requires technical excellence and a multi-disciplinary approach.

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Ingenuity talks: Slashing offshore wind costs

Cutting cost is essential to accelerate the green transition. Using advanced cloud-based computing, engineers are making major progress in this field. In one offshore wind project, it saved almost a thousand tons of steel - on each foundation. Listen to Ramboll’s podcast about ideas that help solve global problems.

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Offshore Wind Turbines:

Resilient Foundations

A good example of a resilient offshore foundation, Ramboll designed the suction bucket jacket with three cups that are slipped into the seabed through suction. It is installed in a single lifting and assembly process, which reduces noise and construction time as well as the associated costs.

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Part of wind turbine foundation

Foundations for Chinese wind farms fabricated at record-breaking speed

8 March 2019

The first two of a total of approximately 500 offshore wind turbine foundations in Guangdong, China, have been designed and fabricated. Project developer SPIC Guangdong Offshore Wind Power Ltd. has secured permits for installation of 3.2 GW - enough to supply three million households with power.

Ramboll director joins the Board of the US Business Network for Offshore Wind

12 February 2019

Dr. Tim Fischer, Vice Director of Ramboll’s Global Wind Division, has joined the Board of Directors for the Business Network for Offshore Wind (the Network).

Offshore windfarm

ROMEO: New monitoring strategies to reduce operation and maintenance costs for offshore wind farms

11 October 2018

As part of an international consortium, Ramboll is involved in the ROMEO research and development project. The project intends to advance the energy transition in Europe and reduce the costs of offshore wind energy.

Onshore wind turbines

Ramboll, BBB and CUBE: Strong in wind – now under one name

15 December 2017

The onshore wind experts in the German companies BBB and CUBE have been part of Ramboll since August 2016 – in January 2018 they will change names to Ramboll. Now, 350 wind energy experts provide a full range of services globally.

Universal Foundation and Ramboll have established a close collaboration on a recent offshore wind project concerning the design and certification of the Mono Bucket concept shown in the picture below including load iterations with MHI Vestas.

Smarter calculations can cut offshore wind costs further

To optimise the design of wind foundations and turbines, engineers need a platform for fast, robust and cloud-based data storage and execution. Ramboll has teamed up with Google Cloud to improve its in-house wind software in this area.

Onshore Wind Farm

Onshore Wind: Think Global, Act Local

Wind energy is getting cheaper and demand is on the rise. But planning and constructing a wind farm is a complex task.

Wind at a glance

At Ramboll, our close to 350 wind specialists are committed to creating sustainable and long-term solutions for our clients and society.  

Offshore wind turbines

More than 60% of the World’s off-shore wind turbines rise from foundations engineered by us.

Onshore wind farms

We have provided expert input to on-shore wind farms with a nominal output of more than 60,000 megawatts in +60 countries.

Storheia

We are designing the largest onshore wind farm in the Nordics, Storheia – a part of the largest onshore wind project in the whole of Europe.

Publications

Turning waste to energy

Waste as a resource (PDF)

Waste to Energy - Decision Makers Guide
World bank publication: Decision-makers guide for solid waste incineration

Municipal Solid Waste Incineration: Decision-makers guide (PDF).

Waste to Energy - Decision Makers Guide
World bank publication: requirements for successful solid waste incineration

Municipal Solid Waste Incineration Projects: Requirements for a successful project (PDF).

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