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2005, Ocean Marine Research, Barrow Offshore Wind Farm, Jetting Trials - Suspended Sediments Monitoring

2005, Ocean Marine Research, Barrow Offshore Wind Farm, Jetting Trials - Suspended Sediments Monitoring

Topic categories:

Sedimentology

Last series update:

May 2021

MEDIN approved

Industry:

Wind

Collection date:

Jan 2005 - Jan 2005

Development:

Barrow

Publication date:

May 2021

Round:

1

Organisation:

Ocean Marine Research

Phase:

Construction

Description

This project examines the effectiveness of a jetting system on the burial and trenching of cable at the site of the Barrow Offshore wind Farm.  The amount of sediment agitated into suspension by the jetting process, had to be monitored to provide DEFRA with information in order to assess the environmental impact of this method of trenching.  

The ...