Sgurr Energy wins Inch Cape offshore met mast maintenance contract

The Inch Cape met mastSgurr Energy – the renewable energy consultancy which is part of the oil services Wood Group – has won an operations and maintenance contract for the Inch Cape Offshore Met Mast off the coast of Angus.

Installed in 2014, the offshore met mast gathers accurate wind resource, velocity and directional data and oceanographic data to inform the development of the consented 784MW Inch Cape Offshore wind farm. 

The scope of the 16 month contract includes offshore inspection and maintenance, recertification, project management, weather forecasting, data recovery and detailed reporting through Sgurr Data Portal. 

In addition, the role includes the provision and installation of calibrated instrumentation and spares as well as onshore monitoring and coordination from Sgurr Energy’s 24/7 control centre in Glasgow.

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