Aker Solutions Gets Engineering and Design Contract For Empire Wind Project
By Dominic Chopping
Norway's Aker Solutions ASA said Wednesday that it has signed a
front-end engineering and design contract with Empire Offshore Wind
LLC to study the design and delivery of concrete foundations for
wind-turbine generators at New York's Empire Wind project.
Empire Wind is being developed by Equinor ASA and BP PLC through
their 50/50 strategic partnership in the U.S.
Aker Solutions said it will analyze how to design, construct and
install concrete substructures standing on the seafloor to support
the wind turbine generators.
The scope of the deal also includes analysis of construction
methods and models for marine operations to install the
Work starts immediately and will be completed in August
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February 17, 2021 07:31 ET (12:31 GMT)
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