Sainshand wind farm is located in the Gobi Desert, 5km from the city of Sainshand. The wind farm has a total installed capacity of 55 MW with an estimated annual electricity production of 190,000MWh supplying approximately 130,000 homes.
Robert Bird Group undertook the design of the Wind Turbine Generator (WTG) concrete gravity foundations, which required creating and analysing a 3D finite element model of a concrete foundation, including non-linear static analysis, steady state heat analysis and time dependent temperature fluctuation.
USD $120 million
China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC)
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