Viana do Castelo, Portugal

GRAVI3® OFFSHORE WIND TURBINES

Client

European Commission

Year

2017

Construction budget

EUR 22 million

Key facts

Demonstration of the Gravi3 offshore wind foundation prototype (patented by TYPSA) for the Horizon 2020 programme. Mixed foundation comprising a steel structure in the form of a tripod on 3 concrete caissons. The foundation is designed for a 2 MW turbine installed at depths of 40 m.

Services

Development of the design bases and detailed engineering for construction. Design of the supply chain and assembly. Supervision during construction. Design of the monitoring system. Owner’s engineering.