Glasgow-based Sgurrr Energy to demonstrate at German wind conference

Sgurr Energy logoGlasgow-based renewable energy consultancy, SgurrEnergy, will be exhibiting its offshore wind expertise at the WINDFORCE 2014 exhibition and conference in Bremen, Germany. 

Key personnel from the company’s Hamburg office will deliver presentations to the key players and leaders of the offshore wind industry, and will be showcasing SgurrEnergy’s Galion Lidar, from stand B41 on 17-19 June 2014.

Raya Peterson, principal consultant at SgurrEnergy, will deliver a presentation on quantitative risk assessment and contingency sizing and how increased accuracy can help bring costs down during the ‘Technical routes to cost reduction’ session at 9.30am on Wednesday 18June. 

In the ‘International projects’ session later that day (3pm), SgurrEnergy’s Director of German operations, Matthias Henke, will present on the lessons learned in UK offshore wind farm developments, drawing on SgurrEnergy’s extensive offshore experience. 

Matthias Henke said: “Sharing practical experience is an excellent way for the industry to progress and learn lessons from other in the field.  SgurrEnergy’s global expertise in offshore wind provides some very valuable lessons and our recent research has revealed a groundbreaking insight into the way that offshore wind is measured.  “

SgurrEnergy, part of Wood Group, has a strong track record in German offshore wind farm projects, including lender’s technical advisor roles for Borkum West II, Global Tech I, Meerwind and Butendiek offshore wind farms. Furthermore, independent risk assessments for German offshore wind farms under construction are an important reference on the company’s track record.

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