Geoscience Ireland member company Gavin and Doherty Geosolutions has been appointed to assist a major client in China carry out various research projects relating to offshore wind foundations – with particular reference to these financial implications.
The research projects will include GDG’s assistance in foundation design, as well as their support in implementing the advanced and well-established design methodology already used in the Europe. Projects will also include a review of the client’s design provision and recommendations to optimise all project plans.
GDG’s Asia Pacific Director Ting Sie Chui said “China has the largest offshore wind capacity, and it will keep growing in coming years. We are excited to be getting the opportunity to work with this prestigious Chinese client.”
GDG’s managing director Paul Doherty added that GDG is pleased to work with the local Design Institute. This contract recognises GDG’s capabilities in the offshore wind design sector and will support further expansion of their services in different regions.
For details about Gavin & Doherty Geosolutions’ Offshore and Marine Capabilities and the other services the company provides, contact the Edinburgh office on +44 (0) 1 313 444 605 or visit the company’s website at www.gdgeo.com.