raft foundation

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a foundation (usually on soft ground) consisting of an extended layer of reinforced concrete

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In relation to offshore wind, floating foundations are one of the solutions with the highest potential for harvesting wind in deeper waters and the WindFloat project was a highly interesting possibility for us to help explore this area within offshore wind.
For the longer term and far offshore wind projects, the most probable solution appears to be floating foundations.
WindFloat, conceived by Marine Innovation & Technology and owned by Principle Power, is a patent pending floating foundation for offshore wind turbines with a simple and elegant design.
This includes all work necessary to qualify technology for suspension bridge on floating foundation that crossing alternative over E39 BjE[sup.
Tenders are invited for Fabrication Of Water Floating Foundation Base For The Installation Of Ht Pump Sets In Water Sumps Of Sec Ii And Sec V At Docm
developed WindFloat semi-submersible floating foundation will be installed in water more than 1,000 feet deep, demonstrating an innovative solution for deep water wind turbine projects and lowering costs by simplifying installation and eliminating the need for highly specialized ships.
Once complete, each batch of pontoons is floated out of the casting basin, inspected, and later towed into place on Lake Washington where they will serve as the floating foundation for the new SR 520 bridge.
The turbines will be installed on floating foundations operating in water depths between 90 and 120 meters.