Jack-up and Wind Farm Installation Vessel Support

LOC’s pioneering experience in wind farm installation combined with our established reputation in the Jack-ups market, place us uniquely to provide a comprehensive package of technical support throughout the life-cycle of jack-up wind farm installation vessels. Our multi-disciplinary teams of engineers, geotechnical specialists and marine consultants, offer in-depth knowledge and support from initial concept and feasibility, though to construction, and operations & maintenance.

138 Offshore Wind
16 Countries
42.9GW Total Capacity

Jack-Up Vessel Services

LOC Renewables offers a range of specialist services across our core service lines, to help clients mitigate risk and optimise efficiency from the early outset of a project, right through to operations:

Engineering & Design, Marine Engineering Consultancy, Surveys Inspections and Audits, Marine Warranty Survey, and expert advisory services in legal claims disputes and litigation.

Our Wind Farm Expertise:

  • Desktop studies & site feasibility
  • Marine warranty surveying (MWS) services including field and individual location approvals
  • Specification and management of offshore geotechnical and geophysical surveys
  • Field categorisation of multiple turbine locations, interpretation and risk management
  • Metocean studies
  • Leg penetration analysis with V-H interaction and leg extraction assessment
  • Site specific assessments to ISO19905-1 or SNAME 5-5A
  • Liquefaction and seismic assessments
  • Scour assessment and protection
  • Spud can footprint interaction studies for safe installation
  • Rack phase difference (RPD) studies
  • Pre-load optimization
  • Planning of marine and installation activities including navigation studies and risk assessments
  • Jack-up surveys and audits
  • DP audits and surveys
  • Safety cases and reliability/integrity assessments
  • Lift and installation conceptual and detailed design
  • Seafastening design
  • Stability calculations
  • Jack up modifications and strength checks
  • Dry transport engineering
  • Tender/bid support
  • Expert advice and/or litigation support

Key Contacts

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