Energy & power

We help our clients design equipment, assess technology and make informed investment decisions where technical and commercial knowledge is critical across the energy and power industries

The world's energy requirements continue to grow. Meeting this challenge in a sustainable manner is critical as populations and urbanisation follow this growth trend.

We have proven energy industry experience across the following areas:

  • Conventional power system design and improvement
  • Industrial gas turbines
  • Nuclear energy from new-build to operation and decommissioning
  • Wind - onshore and offshore
  • Tidal and current systems and developments
  • Wave power systems
  • Local and district energy
  • Emission control

Our simulation and analysis team works with our clients providing support to :

  • Research and product development
  • Detailed simulation including CFD and FEA
  • System modelling
  • Optimisation of designs and performance
  • Data analysis
  • Analysis method development
  • Safety-related analysis

Our engineering design team has experience in product and system design from concept to installation and operation.  Our team's mechanical, structural, fluids and thermal capability is further extended by our significant offshore capability that has designed renewable systems now in operation offshore.  Our design team is supporting our clients in

  • Product development
  • Concept and detailed design
  • Process system design
  • Structural integrity
  • Technical assurance

Our consultancy teams combine technical and commercial expertise across many energy sectors with specific industry-leading expertise in the nuclear and renewable energy markets.  We are assisting our clients by providing

  • Technical-economic assessments for investment in new technology
  • Technical and commercial viability of renewable energy projects and developments
  • Market research and diversification assessment services
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