Module "Logistics and Supply Chain Management"

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Both for the installation and the maintenance of wind farms offshore logistic processes are very challenging and a critical successfactor. Due to long and expensive transportation to the offshore location and accordingly to any warehousing the planning requirements are very high.

Reliability and perfection of the process as well as managing complexity due to various suppliers lead to extremely high demands on the management of logistics.

This course aims at providing a consistent background of how companies in the offshore wind energy sector plan, organize and execute their logistics and manage complex, manifold industry supply chains. Several logistics and supply chain risk management measures have to be considered and implemented especially for Offshore heavy lift operations and transport of project cargo. In parallel, new market developments with growing technical requirements are demanding innovative solutions and equipment for bottom-fixed & floating wind farms. Based on industry examples this module will introduce participants to concepts, methods and tools to improve their capacity to manage relevant logistics activities from a successful early project development stage to the operations phase.


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