Project Title: LEANWIND
Researchers: MaREI/ERI/UCC, GDG, NMCI, Arklow Mar. Serv.
Funding Body: EU
Period: 48 months from Dec 2013 - Nov 2017
LEANWIND will address industry challenges delivering innovative and cost-effective deployment, operations and maintenance and decommissioning of large-scale offshore wind farms and the associated transport, logistics and equipment needs. The project aims to provide savings across the supply chain, focusing on areas identified as requiring cost reductions to achieve 2020 targets. LEANWIND will develop technologies and strategies tailored to help solve current and future industry issues and produce integrated tools for full life cycle cost and logistical analysis to determine the benefits of project innovations.