Webinar: Optimised scour protection

Protecting offshore installations from undermining in an environmentally friendly way

The global shift towards renewable energy, particularly wind energy, is accelerating. Europe, in particular, is in focus following the recent Brussels summit. Operators are seeking the latest and best solutions for cost savings and long-term operation of wind power plants. The challenge is to ensure the longevity of these installations with minimal maintenance and without damaging the sea or marine life. Join us for this insightful webinar and gain knowledge to protect your offshore installations effectively and sustainably.

Date: October 12, 2023, 10:00 to 10:45 a.m.

Language: English

Photo of an offshore wind farm.

About the webinar:

This webinar is designed to provide you with insights into the development of scour protection systems in Europe, the challenges in protecting offshore installations, and the standards required for scour protection systems. The pressing needs and interests of planners, business developers, project managers, engineers, and offshore managers among others, who are at the forefront of the renewable energy transition, will be addressed. After joining the webinar, you will be equipped with the knowledge and insights to navigate the challenges and opportunities in the realm of scour protection.


  • The development of scour protection in Europe
  • Challenges in protecting and preserving offshore installations
  • Scour protection systems according to norm requirements
  • Installation timings and possibilities for retrofitting
  • Maintenance efforts, cost savings, CO2 reduction compared to conventional solutions
  • Tips for designing scour protection systems

Your benefit:

  • Mastering scour protection systems: Learn how to dimension scour protection systems with geotextile sand containers (GSC) for optimal performance.

  • Comparing solutions: Understand the advantages of modern scour protection systems compared to conventional solutions, helping you make informed decisions.

  • Learning from experience: Hear about real-world references and experiences with the system, providing you with valuable insights for your own projects.

Your speakers:

Volker Streffing-Hellhake, Business Development for Renewable Energy

Janne Kristin Pries, Product Manager for Hydraulic Engineering Applications