Are you truly ready to face the extreme challenges when developing and operating wind farms further offshore?

Windpower Monthly is delighted to announce the launch of  Developing And Operating Further Offshore Wind Farms  to be held in London, 20-21 October 2015. 

This is the only event that will address the key issues of developing and operating wind farms further offshore from the coast. In particular, the forum will be looking at how to drive costs down through effective access and logistics solutions as well as fit for purpose O&M strategies.

the pioneering speaker line-up includes: 

Thomas Arensbach

Head of Offshore Projects UK


Masoud Asgarpour

Project Manager - Offshore Maintenance Joint Industry Project


Marc Costa Ros

Senior Manager Offshore Wind

The Carbon Trust

Ranjit Mene

Head Of UK Offshore Sales


Enrico Schäfer

Operations Manager - Offshore Wind Farm Amrumbank West


Dr Laure Grignon

Offshore Technical Analyst


Matthew Clear

Senior Development Manager

The Crown Estate

Bernard Casey

Head Of Offshore Engineering

Mainstream Renewables

featuring crucial topics including:

  • How to ensure wind farms built further offshore will effectively operate for the next 25 years and beyond

  • A developer’s perspective: What are the key vessel design and selection criteria moving further offshore?

  • Hands-on experience from the Oil and Gas industry on maritime transports

  • Exclusive insights on how to optimise transfer time, bring down costs and limit turbine downtime whilst increasing availability 

  • The “Human Factor”: How much time should technicians realistically spend offshore? How will this affect their performance? What additional health and safety procedures should be implemented? 

  • CTVs, SOVs And Helicopters: Assessing the best mix to improve O&M access and activities whilst increasing turbine availability

  • Key learnings on how to apply near shore maintenance solutions to far from shore challenges


what attendees say about WPM events:

the team

Irene Cerquaglia, Senior Conference Producer

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Kavita Magecha, Marketing Coordinator

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Heather Smith and Raihan Chowdhury, Business Development Managers

If you are interested in commercial opportunities please contact Heather at  hs@windpowermonthly.com or Raihan at rc@windpowermonthly.com