TAFILA WIND FARM

CLIENT: VESTAS. 114 MW
FOUNDATIONS DETAIL ENGINEERING DESIGN AND GEOTECHNICAL CAMPAIGN
Tafila (Jordan)

Tafila Wind Farm is located 18 km South from Tafila in Jordan.

ESTEYCO has carried out the execution of the Geotechnical Study needed for the foundations and tracks design for the wind farm, where Vestas has installed 38 wind turbines V112 3MW, carrying out the following works:

  • Design and Geotechnical survey, including boreholes, test pits, pressuremeter tests, seismic refraction profiles and laboratory tests supervised by geologist or geotechnical technician.
  • Geotechnical report with recommendations regarding to design of the turbine foundations and the development of the tracks, according to Vestas technical specifications for the elaboration of geotechnical studies for wind farms.

In addition and in subsequent phases, ESTEYCO executed the following works for the construction company ATTCO:

  • Geotechnical and structural design of two types of direct foundations.
  • On-site technical assistance to the construction company.
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