Fugro Wraps Up Final Stage of Saint-Nazaire Survey

Fugro has completed the final stage of geotechnical investigations to provide information for the detailed design of turbine foundations at the Saint-Nazaire offshore wind farm off the Atlantic coast of France.

The owner and developer of the 480MW wind farm, Parc du Banc de Guérande SAS (PBG), is a subsidiary of the EDF group and Canada’s Enbridge. A

Situated some 12km off the Loire-Atlantique coast of France, the Saint-Nazaire offshore wind is expected to power 20% of the Loire-Atlantique department.

Fugro performed the first geotechnical survey campaigns on the site in 2011, 2013 and 2015 surveying half the wind turbine positions and taking soil/rock samples.

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