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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.

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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.

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 6 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A trans-Atlantic research project is preparing for the deployment of tidal turbulence measurement devices at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC).

  • 8 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) will make redundancies as part of restructuring process to ensure the company can respond to wave and tidal industry market demands. Neil Kermode, EMEC’s Managing Director, said the restructuring would take place over the coming months and the staff would receive the necessary support to go through the process. […]

  • 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.

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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. […]

  • 9 March 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    SCOTLAND’S world-leading marine and tidal energy development facility, the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), today announces a major international collaboration to develop Japan’s first marine energy test centre. EMEC has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ocean Energy Association of Japan (OEAJ), with the potential for EMEC to provide advice and support on the […]