There is much talk currently within the offshore wind industry regarding the new designs to improve the safety of access from workboats to the wind turbine tower. Whilst these are to be much commended, the point seems to be missed that accident reduction will also be achieved by minimising the number of personnel transfers required. ... Read more.
Tag: turbine installation
With over 2,500 delegates and 167 exhibitors, Offshore Wind is the premier UK event for the industry. This year Lloyd’s Register will be participating by discussing the preparation of emergency response plans and the forthcoming release of our guidance notes – ‘Guidance on offshore wind farm certification’ and ‘Guidance on wind turbine installation vessels’. ... Read more.