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  • 15 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Orkney-based European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Oregon-based Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center (NNMREC) to encourage knowledge exchange and joint research activities.

  • 26 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has named Joe Thompson as its new Metocean Data Manager.

  • 3 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) is seeking electrical and performance test engineers who would assist the Orkney-based facility in wave and tidal energy testing activities.

  • 10 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) is recruiting two new posts as part of a restructure to ensure that its marine energy test facilities can continue to respond to the wave and tidal industry’s changing landscape and market demands. “These new roles are critical to the development of EMEC over the coming years,” said Neil […]

  • 7 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has appointed Matthew Finn as commercial director. Matthew has worked in the ocean energy sector for the last 14 years. In his previous role as EMEC’s commercial manager, he built up a long-term pipeline of projects for the company including flagship initiatives such as FORESEA, OceanDEMO and the ReFLEX […]

  • 25 February 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Nautricity, a Scottish tidal turbine developer, will now have access to grid connected tidal test berth at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC). The announcement follows concluded sea trials of Nautricity’s CoRMat tidal energy converter and Hydrobuoy mooring system at EMEC’s Shapinsay Sound test site. The test berth that the company has secured is located […]

  • 8 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Wave and tidal energy market demands have led the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) to reorganization, during which redundancies will be made, the Centre announced Friday. To maintain EMEC dynamic and enable its prompt response to market conditions under tight R&D funding, the restructure will focus on meeting industry’s demand, Neil Kermode, EMEC’s Managing Director explained. “The […]

  • 15 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) is looking to expand its team with several new job openings.

  • 25 February 2015
    Research & Development, Technology

    Nautricity has secured a grid connected tidal test berth at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), following successful sea trials at EMEC’s non-grid connected site last year. In 2014, Nautricity tested its CoRMaT tidal energy converter and Hydrobuoy mooring system at EMEC’s Shapinsay Sound test site gaining experience of operating in real sea conditions. The […]

  • 7 August 2014

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Ltd added two new members to its team, Caitlin Long and Danielle Wick. In her role as Research and Consents Officer, Caitlin will work closely with developers taking them through the consenting process at EMEC, and assisting with liaison between developers, regulators and regulatory consultees. She will also be […]

  • 4 May 2015
    Research & Development, Technology

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), JBA Consulting and Met Office have joined forces to develop software for operational planning at EMEC’s wave and tidal test sites in Orkney. The system for Marine Mission Planner will be based on JBA’s ForeCoast Marine Mission Planner – a forecasting and decision support tool designed to help guide […]

  • 29 November 2012
    Research & Development

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) and FloWave TT Ltd have agreed to collaborate by sharing data collected at EMEC’s wave and tidal test sites in the Orkney Isles, which will allow FloWave to replicate at scale the actual sea conditions at Orkney in its GBP 9.5 million onshore test facility, reports the Water Power […]

  • 24 February 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Tocardo has signed a contract during ICOE to demonstrate a 20 year pre-commercial array at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney.  Tocardo plans to install eight T2 turbines across two Tocardo systems at EMEC’s grid-connected tidal test site at the Fall of Warness, off Eday, Orkney. Installation is scheduled to begin in 2017. Hans van […]

  • 6 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has added Steven Pyke as a new Systems Developer to its team.

  • 29 November 2012
    Research & Development

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) and FloWave TT Ltd have agreed to collaborate by sharing data collected at EMEC’s wave and tidal test sites in the Orkney Isles, which will allow FloWave to replicate at scale the actual sea conditions at Orkney in its GBP 9.5 million onshore test facility, reports the Water Power […]

  • 24 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has summarized ups and downs the Orkney-based centre experienced in 2015.

  • 26 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Scottish tidal turbine developer, Nautricity, has secured a grid connected tidal test berth at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), following successful sea trials at EMEC’s non-grid connected site last year. In 2014, Nautricity tested its CoRMaT tidal energy converter and Hydrobuoy mooring system at EMEC’s Shapinsay Sound test site gaining experience of operating in […]

  • 8 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has added two new members to its marketing and engineering teams.

  • 24 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tocardo Tidal Turbines, a Dutch tidal turbines manufacturer, has singed up to demonstrate a 20 year pre-commercial array at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney. Tocardo plans to install eight T2 turbines across two Tocardo systems at EMEC’s grid-connected tidal test site at the Fall of Warness, off Eday, Orkney, beginning in 2017. […]

  • 13 May 2020
    Operations & Maintenance

    EMEC has opened a consultation on the revised decommissioning programme for Magallanes Renovables’ 2 MW ATIR platform. Magallanes has secured support through the Horizon 2020 MaRINET2 programme for the ATIR platform, deployed at EMEC’s Fall of Warness test site, and therefore requested consent from the regulator, Marine Scotland, to extend their testing schedule at EMEC. The public and […]

  • 6 May 2020
    Collaboration, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    The Scottish and Welsh ocean energy test centres EMEC and META have strengthened ties to expand the UK network. Namely, the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney has signed an agreement with Marine Energy Wales to provide further support to the Marine Energy Test Area in Pembrokeshire, Wales. This builds on an initial collaboration […]

  • 2 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) is looking to expand its team by recruiting for Technical Manager, and Project Manager. Technical Manager will be responsible for driving innovation, development of strategy and project delivery at EMEC. EMEC states that technical/engineering degree (or equivalent) and operational experience in the offshore environment is essential to this role […]