Temporary Works Design

Engineered to Function

Temporary Works Design (TWD) is the market leader for the design of offshore wind installation equipment. With offices in the Netherlands and the UK, over 120 engineers, naval architects and designers help contractors worldwide with their transport and installation challenges. By working together with contractors as part of an integral team, we strive to design the optimal solution and focus on gains during execution. This resulted in numerous successful innovative designs and a track record covering over 60 offshore wind farms.

Temporary Works Design
Rotterdam Science Tower
Marconistraat 16
3029 AK Rotterdam
Netherlands

Tijmen Gombert
+31 10 294 03 74
www.twd.nl
info@twd.nl
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Experts in the best solution

TWD specialises in the design of tailored structures and tools for offshore projects. Working from concept to detail, TWD provides creative designs for the offshore wind market. Our design philosophy is to think beyond the initial questions asked. Whether the challenge is simple or complex, a sea fastening, lifting tool or monopile gripper, our functional design method leads to smart, practical and cost-effective solutions.

Optimise work offshore

Offshore wind installation projects have a highly repetitive character, which makes their success largely depending on the chosen installation methods. Due to our experience, we understand the critical aspects of each transport & installation cycle. With logical deck layouts, innovative and practical handling tools and well-thought installation procedures, we can contribute to a significant reduction of the offshore cycle time. Together with our sister company Barge Master we are experts in motion compensation and bespoke solutions that increase your workability offshore.

Solving your future challenges

Our experience enables us to anticipate to future challenges. Within TWD a dedicated R&D team works on market changing innovations. Some examples include our Motion Compensated Monopile Gripper that enables you to install monopiles from a floating vessel. Our Blade Exchange Tool that helps you to install and replace blades from a barge or PSV. And the Mini Jacket, a cheaper and faster alternative for the conventional jacket foundation, especially in areas with a limited local supply chain or deep waters.


We can assist in following stages of Offshore Wind installation

  • Foundation transport & installation
  • Turbine transport & installation
  • Substation transport & installation
  • Cable installation
  • Secondary steel installation
 

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