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FLOATGEN
WiND POWER GOING FURTHER OFFSHORE

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30/11/2016
After several weeks of preparatory work, Bouygues Travaux Publics' teams have conducted the first concrete pouring the 30th of November. This...
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10/10/2016
The barge on which the floating foundation's construction is taking place is in position Quai des Charbonniers. To watch the progression in real time...
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15/07/2016
Following the official signature, in June 2016, of the contract between Ecole Centrale de Nantes and a consortium led by Le Béon Manufacturing to...
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15/06/2016
The 2 MW wind turbine which will equip Floatgen has been unloaded at Saint-Nazaire harbour. Some minor modifications will be performed before being...
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A european project with high local content

  • Key figures

  • France’s 1st offshore wind turbine

  • 33 meters depth

  • 12 nautical miles from the shore

  • 2 MW wind turbine

  • An Ideol’s floating foundation of 36 by 36 meters edge length

  • 4 industry partners

  • 2 research partners

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