From our archive: Pile Driving Flanged Monopiles

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The "new" concept of pile driving flanged monopiles for offshore wind-turbines is not as new as it seems. The concept is developed by LICengineering A/S in 1998 when we initiated a research scheme to investigate and test this particular feature. '

After 3 years of research LICengineering A/S went on to design, fabricate and install the world's first flanged monopile for offshore WTG together with Vestas (now MWOV); Scroby Sands Offshore WindfarmAs an added value to the design it omitted the transition piece, making it a slender no-nonsense foundation meeting the requirements now being requested throughout the industry. 

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