Sargent & Lundy Contributes Expertise to 2019 Wind Operations Dallas Exhibition & Conference

Firm to share best practices and insight on wind repowering projects

April 15, 2019 – Sargent & Lundy is pleased to participate in the Wind Operations Dallas Exhibition and Conference taking place April 16-17. Eric Soderlund, a senior manager of Sargent & Lundy’s energy consulting business, is showcasing the firm’s wind project repowering expertise at the conference’s Repowering Panel - Key Considerations for Future Projects on April 17 at 8:15 a.m.

Sargent & Lundy is at the forefront of providing engineering and consulting services for repowering projects. The firm has developed a carefully considered methodology founded on thousands of hours of analysis across recent wind repowering projects and industry-leading depth of structural and electrical engineering experience. Soderlund has extensive experience in repowering, managing 35 due diligence projects in the last two years alone. Panelists will discuss repowering best practices and common challenges including:

  • Key considerations when preparing and undertaking a repowering project.
  • Lessons learned regarding engineering, accounting, legal, and insurance perspectives.
  • Capital expenditure and operating expenses when repowering and how this can vary on a project-to-project basis.
  • Unexpected rise of cost and how to remain on time and on budget.

Wind Operations Dallas is America's largest business-focused conference and exhibition for the onshore O&M community. The conference brings together wind asset owners and the supply chain to share cutting edge insight into achieving wind operations and maintenance excellence. The conference agenda is created based off of 120 hours of independent research to understand industry challenges and opportunities with hand-picked experts to address them.

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