Gwynt Y Mor - Rope Access

Project Description

 July 2014

Rope Access Transition Piece Inspections & Offshore Paint Repairs

Gwynt Y Mor Wind Farm – Offshore UK

Offshore Painting Services are currently performing IRATA Rope Access Paint inspections and paint repairs to RWE Transition Piece’s on Gwynt Y Mor Offshore Wind farm

Our Teams of expert Rope Access Technicians are qualified industrial painters enabling offshore painting services to supply full detailed paint reports and ensures all our repairs are completed to the correct specifications:

  • ISO 12944
  • ISO 8501-1
  • ISO 8502-4
  • ISO 19840
  • ISO 8520-9
  • ISO 8502-3

RWE Innogy’s flagship Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm – currently the largest in construction anywhere in Europe. A greater than £2billion project, Gwynt y Môr will consist of 160 turbines and is being built by RWE Innogy UK (formerly RWE npower renewables) in Liverpool Bay, off the North Wales coast. The project is being funded by RWE Innogy, in partnership with Stadtwerke München GmbH, and Siemens AG.

Once operational, Gwynt y Môr will have an installed capacity of 576MW, using Siemens 3.6MW turbines and generators. It will be capable of generating enough energy to meet the average annual energy needs of around 400,000 homes (1).