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  • 25 January 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    The new Orkney Research and Innovation Campus (ORIC) in Stromness has appointed John McGlynn as an executive manager. McGlynn will be joining the organisation from Sustainable Marine Energy in Kirkwall where he was the company’s head of commercial development. Originally from Dublin, McGlynn has been involved with Orkney’s renewable energy sector since he relocated to […]

  • 9 July 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Storage, Technology

    Experienced professionals with a wide range of skills in the UK energy sector have been invited to apply to the post of Chair of the new Orkney Research and Innovation Campus (ORIC).

  • 5 November 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Internationally recognized scientist Tracy Shimmield has taken on the role of Chair of the new Orkney Research and Innovation Campus (ORIC).

  • 5 February 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    The world’s first ever carrier vessel for compressed natural gas is to be powered by an integrated Wärtsilä propulsion system.

  • 28 October 2014
    Vessels

    Hantong Ship Heavy signed a deal with Cimc Enric SJZ Gas to build the world’s first CNG carrier.

  • 24 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    Dutch shipping company BG Freight Line, a fully owned subsidiary of Peel Ports Group, is to receive new tailor-made short sea container feeder vessels which would be deployed in the company’s Irish Sea Hub services. The four vessels, currently being built by China’s Zhoushan Changhong International Shipyard, are scheduled to enter service during 2018. The new green containerships, […]

  • 17 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has said that due to the global COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, as of today, 17 March 2020, the Orkney Renewable and Innovation Campus (ORIC) will restrict public access to the Robert Rendall and Charles Clouston buildings. All planned visits to EMEC have been canceled and the measures have been put […]

  • 5 February 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    The world’s first ever carrier vessel for compressed natural gas is to be powered by an integrated Wärtsilä propulsion system.

  • 5 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The world’s first carrier vessel for compressed natural gas (CNG) is to be powered by an integrated Wärtsilä propulsion system, chosen for its energy efficiency and environmental sustainability, Wärtsilä said. The vessel is being built at the Jiangsu Hantong shipyard in China ordered by CIMC ENRIC and designed by CIMC ORIC for Indonesian state owned energy […]

  • 28 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Jiangsu Hantong Ship Heavy Industry signed a shipbuilding contract with CIMC ENRIC SJZ GAS on 26th October, 2014, for construction of the world’s first CNG carrier. The carrier, to be used for natural gas transportation between the islands of Indonesia and will be operated by Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PT PLN), Indonesian National Electric Company, according […]

  • 21 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    World class composite manufacturing firm Hall Spars and Rigging, known in the yachting industry as a leading provider of spars, rigging and complex composite components for the most competitive and successful yachts in the world, is manufacturing the turbine components for the United States’ first commercial, grid-connected tidal energy project. Maine based Ocean Renewable Power […]

  • 23 August 2012

    World class composite manufacturing firm Hall Spars and Rigging, known in the yachting industry as a leading provider of spars, rigging and complex composite components for the most competitive and successful yachts in the world, is manufacturing the turbine components for the United States’ first commercial, grid-connected tidal energy project. Maine based Ocean Renewable Power […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    A key member of staff from the UTEC family of companies has been recognized with the award of a major accolade. Douglas Brown, the Managing Director of UTEC StarNet, has been awarded a Fellowship by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) in recognition of “significant experience and standing within the construction industry.” Fellowship of […]

  • 16 July 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The Oil & Gas Innovation Centre (OGIC) has signed its 75th project, taking its total investment into innovative technology over the last four years to £3.8 million. The latest project comes as OGIC finalises agreements on five new technologies, all of which have the potential to cut operational costs and improve efficiency in the oil […]

  • 7 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC), a US-based tidal developer, has founded ORPC Ireland in the North West Ireland. ORPC will base the newly founded ORPC Ireland at CoLab Business Centre at Letterkenny Institute of Technology. County Donegal is home to Killybegs fishing port and has 1.134 km long coastline. Chris Sauer, ORPC President and CEO, […]

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

    Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC) Ireland has been granted funding through the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 programme to advance its hydrokinetic technology.

  • 16 April 2014
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC) has submitted its second annual environmental monitoring report for the Cobscook Bay Tidal Energy Project to the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The report details environmental data collected during the operation of ORPC’s grid-connected TidGen® Power System in Maine and concludes that no known adverse impacts were evidenced by […]

  • 4 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    John M. Ferland has been named President of ORPC Solutions, Ocean Renewable Power Company’s subsidiary offering project development, licensing, and strategic services to river and ocean energy projects. With ORPC since 2008, Ferland draws on over 30 years of experience in commercialization strategy for renewable energy companies, port emergency response operations, coastal resources management, and […]

  • 3 February 2016
    Research & Development

      Subsidiary of the US-based tidal energy developer Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC), ORPC Ireland, has organized public meetings to present the feasibility assessment results of tidal energy opportunities in the coastal waters of County Donegal, Ireland. The project, funded by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland, was launched last year to review existing resource […]

  • 17 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    A new submarine cable system was recently unveiled at the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) Business Forum held in New Delhi, India. Andrew F B Mthembu, Chairman of i3 Africa and Imphandze Investments – the two South African entities promoting the project – presented the BRICS Cable which was welcomed as a […]

  • 16 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    US-based hydrokinetic developer Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC) has expanded its executive team with several new appointments.

  • 23 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC) is looking to hire a Program Manager to join its engineering team and help in delivery of tidal energy projects.