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Offshore Wind Consultants (OWC) (was ABL Group)


Province: Western Cape
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Company Profile: Consultancy, Professional Services
Business Description: ABL is one of the leading independent engineering, marine and adjusting consultancies serving clients in the renewables, power, maritime, and oil and gas sectors globally.Our 1,140 full time staff with approximately 150 experienced renewable energy consultants and engineers provide a deep pool of world-class expertise across renewable energy, engineering and marine disciplines and are able to give the best advice and value-add support.Our global footprint spans over 300 locations, including 67 offices across 40 countries, enabling us to provide local expertise and a swift response to wherever our client’s assets are located.ABL has been an independent and impartial partner to many major renewables projects for over 20 years and is uniquely placed to support clients at every stage of a project or asset’s lifecycle. ABL has delivered assignments amounting to more than 150 GW of renewables across 30 separate national markets spanning Europe, Africa,Asia,and the Americas. We work with developers, asset owners, investors, lenders, research and finance institutions, governments and others.We combine the group’s long-term legacy in de-risking operations and projects with the specialised technical expertise of our four group companies in supporting clients to deliver renewable energy projects across all generating technologies and markets and have provided services for onshore wind, offshore wind, wave, tidal, solar PV, energy storage systems, and hydrogen projects. Committed to the acceleration of integrated use of renewable energy sources, our multi-disciplinary expertise supports at every project stage to ensure your operation’s success. ABL offers project development, owner’s engineer and technical due diligence services and have deep expertise in the disciplines of project engineering and management, site evaluation and investigation, and electrical engineering. ABL has acted as a consultancy partner for major renewables developers such as FRV,Iberdrola,Ørsted,Vattenfall,RWE,EnBW,Total,Mainstream Renewable Energy and many others operating in renewable energy. ABL consults and delivers all consultancy and engineering functions and assists clients to manage projects throughout their lifecycle,supporting the following business needs: Projects: We cover the full lifecycle from feasibility to development to construction to operation or repowering,supporting you at the specific phase of your project.It is this deep experience that gives us a robust understanding of the risks of developing,constructing,and operating renewable energy projects. Business Intelligence: Data, analyses and insightful opinions are key to you making the right business decisions. We help clients assess and identify opportunities and gain real benefit from evidence-based insights, while focusing firmly on their objectives. Transactions: Successful transactions are not guaranteed,and technical and commercial risks need careful consideration.We work on projects and technology around the world. We provide real world advice, regardless of the stage of the technology or project.Quaerite vera – to seek the truth – is at the heart of all that we do and how we do it. It is the core of our services whether we are delivering surveys,audits,inspections,analysis, study,engineering,design,opinion,loss adjusting or an expert witness. It is also at the heart of how we do business; we never compromise on quality and integrity, and we are transparent and open in our business ethics.