Investigation of Floating Transportation Equipment for the Offshore Wind Power

Journal: Architecture Engineering and Science DOI: 10.32629/aes.v2i4.591

Fei Duan, Yuliang Liu

Changjiang Institute of Survey, Planning, Design and Research, Wuhan 430010, Hubei, China


This paper presents a floating transportation equipment (FTE) for the negative pressure suction bucket foundation (NPSBF) of offshore wind turbines, and the basic design and main transportation means are introduced. The hydrodynamic characteristics of integrated FTE-NPSBF structure are comprehensively studied. The ability of FTE as a transportation aid to provide stability for the NPSBF is verified, and the vibration reduction measures under the condition of wave resonance during the floating transportation process are given.


offshore wind power, floating transportation equipment, stability


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