Wind farm at Château-Porcien, France

Ground reinforcement under a wind turbine

As part of the construction of a wind farm composed of 5 turbines in Château-Porcien in the Ardennes department in France, Menard has been awarded the ground reinforcement under one of the E14 wind turbine. The soil was composed of clay, sand and chalk over variable thickness. Following the soil investigation, it has been decided to install 65 Controlled Modulus Columns prior to the wind turbine construction.