9 month project Feb 08 - Nov 08

Greater Gabbard Offshore Wind Farm

Reporting to the Project & Commissioning Manager, InterFace provided an HSE Advisor whose role was to manage the temporary works.  This was in advance of construction of two onshore substations and installation of import/export cables for the Greater Gabbard Offshore Wind Farm (504MW/ 141 turbines).  Their Advisor managed the various interfaces between the client (Scottish & Southern Energy), two principle contractors (Fluor and National Grid), two main contractors (Siemens and SEESA) and the landowners (British Energy and Olgivie Estates).  Time was split 80/20 between the construction site (near Sizewell, Suffolk) and the Fluor head office in Surrey.

ROLE SUMMARY

  • Facilitated and chaired weekly site safety meeting, including site tour
  • Facilitated and chaired weekly RAMS reviews with British Energy
  • Updated and issued weekly RAMS register
  • Proactively worked with subcontractors to advise on RAMS compilation.
  • Issued RAMS through Fluor Document Management System
  • Compiled daily flash report
  • Chaired monthly site safety meeting attended by client.
  • Provide site manager with SQES statistics for weekly & monthly report
  • Managed local interfaces and provided consent support
  • Conducted site inductions for all staff and visitors
  • Attended site safety audits with client and closed out issues
  • Managed security, fire and emergency evacuation procedures.
  • Attended operational meetings as required by client.

 

Temporary works compound realised in what was previously an onion field
Temporary works compound realised in what was previously an onion field
Preparations for relocating water mains under  road
Preparations for relocating water mains under road
Preparing access road
Preparing access road