End-to-end solutions to minimise risks and maximise return on investment
To optimise return on investment, wind energy projects must be developed, designed and constructed to provide technically robust and reliable assets. In addition to managing the expectations of stakeholders throughout the project, investors need to maintain the operational integrity of project assets and ensure that service contractors respond proactively.
TÜV SÜD supports you in preparing and implementing plans and organisational procedures to effectively monitor and control operations. Our detailed knowledge of machine technology, electrical distribution and SCADA systems allows for an independent performance review at the operational stage.
Tailored services for projects of all types and sizes, onshore and offshore; from single generator projects to portfolios of multi-MW projects, with a strong focus on health, safety, sustainability and optimisation.
Early development phase OPEX budgets and modelling activities, refined through FEED, design and construction to create robust and dependable budgets that support the operations and asset strategy.
Operation readiness review
Preparation of project plans (including HSE policy, environmental policy, pollution response, HSE management, emergency and preparedness, HV safety rules and management).
Owner’s O&AM representative
Owner’s representative during the O&AM phase.
Power curve analysis
Operations & asset management
Asset management systems (in accordance with PAS55)
O&AM monitoring and reporting (including scheduled service status, spare parts/ major parts inventory, performance status, statutory inspections, site visits, revenue loss analysis, site optimisation recommendations and condition monitoring review)
Asset reporting (including asset performance, budgets, PPA, contracts administration, PPA admin, reports to banks, insurers and third parties)
Contract administration and invoicing
Insurance and warranty claims management
Analysis of SCADA data/warranty/ LDs
Turbine in-service inspections/safety inspections
Downtime/ MTBF/ MTTR analysis
Major repair monitoring
OEM and O&AM contractor monthly report reviews
Local site management
OFTO interface management
End of warranty inspections
End of warranty/ due diligence inspections
Extended life assessment
Minimise risks and gain certainty - by identifying and correcting problems from the onset.
Achieve profitable investments - through economic optimisation of facilities.
Ensure accurate forecasts and realistic budgets - through our yield prediction and OPEX model.
Work with an expert partner - possessing considerable experience in O&AM for renewable power plants.