Transitioning to a new operational model
The marine industry is undergoing a significant transformation due to recent technological advancements, leading to a growing trend of automation and remote management of numerous offshore tasks. This safer, more efficient and greener approach is also greatly enhancing employee wellbeing at Fugro.
10 Nov 2023
All long reads
Coastal resilience is key to preserving our planet’s diversity
Fugro’s Group Director for the Americas and President of Fugro USA Céline Gerson, makes a personal case for building coastal resilience through Geo-data to safeguard the histories and ecosystems that have enriched our human experience for generations.
08 Dec 2023
Ocean climate action: a private sector perspective
We live on a blue planet where our ocean and our climate are intrinsically connected. Yet key ocean-climate variables are still insufficiently observed, and the correlation between climate and biodiversity lacks proper monitoring and understanding. Closing these gaps is imperative, and the private sector can help.
05 Dec 2023
Five tips for floating offshore wind farm development
Meeting the Paris Agreement targets is a big challenge for the floating offshore wind industry. Between 2030 and 2050, we need to add 70 GW of offshore capacity every year. That's a total of 84,426 turbines, with about 75 % being floating ones. This means installing around 3,166 turbines and 9,500 anchors every year for 20 years.
24 Nov 2023
Five ways consultancy helps reduce unexploded ordnance risk
The potential presence of unexploded ordnance (UXO) is an important consideration in the development and operation of offshore wind farms. Our UXO risk mitigation strategy gives developers a safe and cost-effective route to as low as reasonably practicable (ALARP) certification.
17 Nov 2023
Fast, accurate Geo-data to inform offshore wind foundation design
Discover how Fugro's cutting-edge technologies and expert consultancy services are overcoming challenges in the offshore wind industry. From advanced data acquisition to groundbreaking innovations, we're driving sustainable energy solutions forward.
08 Nov 2023