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Subsea cables, London

Event organised by Offshore Engineering Society

Date
06 February 2019
Time
18:00 - 20:00 GMT
Location
Institution of Civil Engineers
One Great George Street
Westminster
London
London, SW1P 3AA
United Kingdom

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Overview

Subsea cable installation is a risky business, which has led to company and project failures in a complex offshore environment. Offshore Renewable Energy Contracts often mention Good Wind Industry Practice as if it is common knowledge, but offshore renewables is still a nascent industry. Various bodies have attempted to put guidance papers together and yet even experienced contractors can fail to identify risks and mitigate them.

This presentation will examine subsea energy cable projects at a practical level, in order to identify some of these risks and emphasize the importance of understanding environmental and ground conditions and their impact on installation practices in order to be able to satisfy the criteria of Good Wind Industry practice.

For more information please contact:

Sach Sandhu