Title: LEANWIND

Start Year: 2013

End Year: 2017

Funding Body: European Union – FP7

Coordinator: UCC

Research Area: Observation & Operations

Key Contact: Fiona Devoy McAuliffe

Website: www.leanwind.eu

LEANWIND will address industry challenges delivering innovative and cost-effective deployment, operations and maintenance and decommissioning of large-scale offshore wind farms and the associated transport, logistics and equipment needs. The project aims to provide savings across the supply chain, focusing on areas identified as requiring cost reductions to achieve 2020 targets. LEANWIND will develop technologies and strategies tailored to help solve current and future industry issues and produce integrated tools for full life cycle cost and logistical analysis to determine the benefits of project innovations.