Chapter Seven

Interface Management

What is an interface? A common definition is that an interface is a tool that allows two components to interact or correspond with each other. But this is not the context we are looking for here. In our case, an interface is the borderline between two scopes of work, and this is how we will use the term in this book. It is the point where one party in the contract takes over or hands over parts of or the entire work scope to another contractor or the wind farm owner. An interface is also the point where the responsibility for a product or service passes from one contractor or work package to another.

The Main Interfaces and Accompanying Responsibilities

For a typical installation process, the interface identification ...

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