Gallery: The WindFlip Barge Concept Installs Offshore Wind Turbines Ine...


The WindFlip barge concept was designed to simplify the installation of offshore wind turbines and in the process has managed to be a solution that also cuts cost. Installing offshore wind turbines can be an expensive task — the process requires skilled technicians to assemble turbines at sea, and to anchor them at great depths. Alternatively, the WindFlip barge allows turbines to be assembled completely on shore, towed to their location, and then simply tipped into place — thus minimizing the need for expensive work at sea. Check out a video of the WindFlip in action after the jump.

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  1. Sandro Valecchi March 9, 2014 at 9:16 am

    … where and in so far as they are the best environmental options.It has been a really interesting experience to watch the development of this new Project and I congratulate those who have worked so hard.Sandro Valecchi

  2. December 31, 2011 at 9:34 am

    reech power group check it out. It could reduce the price of wind turbines by half the price. It literally can be installed anywhere, ‘anywhere!

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