Head of Engineering
As Head of Engineering, Francisco is in charge of running all the modelling of the foundations that are assessed for our portfolio of projects. He brings more than 17 years of experience in offshore and onshore wind fabrication industry, mainly as Manufacturing Engineering Director at WINDAR Renovables.
Prior to joining BlueFloat Energy, he has been involved in the manufacturing of more than 400 structures (monopiles, jackets, transition pieces, among others), in bottom-fixed offshore wind farm projects such as Dieppe Le Tréport, East Anglia Three, Moray West, Vineyard Wind, Baltic Eagle, St. Brieuc, East Anglia One, Wikinger, Nissum Bredning andr Merkur.
Francisco also has deep knowledge in the manufacturing of offshore wind floating structures (spar and semi-submersible), having served as Manufacturing Engineering Manager of the Joint-venture NAVANTIA-WINDAR for the Hywind Scotland, WindFloat Atlantic and Kinkardine projects.
Francisco holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Oviedo, where he specialized in Mechanical Engineering and Manufacturing. He also holds certifications of International Welding Engineer and European Welding Engineer (IWE-ES-1025).