Maintaining the wind farm

The Rampion operations & maintenance team comprises 60 full time employees including: engineers, wind turbine technicians, parts and vessel logistics team, vessel crews, plus management and administration.

The teams use three 12-seat crew transfer vessels and the key maintenance activities for the wind farm are:
  • Turbine servicing
  • Foundation inspections
  • Electrical distribution system maintenance
  • Control and communication system maintenance
  • Sub-seasurveys
  • Performance and reliability analysis
  • Long-term integrity analysis
  • Upgrades
  • Breakdown repairs