NI572 Classification and Certification of Floating Offshore Wind Turbines

NI572 provides specific guidance and recommendations for the classification and certification of floating platforms designed as support of floating offshore wind turbine (FOWT) and is intended to cover floating platforms supporting single or multiple turbines with horizontal or vertical axis.




NI572 R02

Classification and certification of floating offshore wind turbines

Jan 2019

Check the main changes in NI572, Edition January 2019.

Other Bureau Veritas technical documents are available for free download through the Full list of Bureau Veritas Rules, Rule Notes and Guidance Notes, including documents dedicated to marine renewable energy technologies or offshore floating units such as:

  • NR445 Rules for the classification of offshore units
  • NI631 Certification scheme for marine renewable energy technologies

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