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  • 23 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Australia’s Fastwave has received order from Woodside Energy Ltd for 22 Voyager oil spill tracking buoys. The Voyager drifter buoy provides near real-time ocean current, sea surface temperature and oil spill tracking data via Iridium satellite telemetry. Unlike spherical drift buoys, the Voyager’s fin design and low freeboard ensures close coupling with the ocean surface […]

  • 6 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Orolia, global specialist in critical GPS applications, announced today that it has been awarded a contract from Thalos SAS worth over one million euro, for the supply of tuna fish aggregating device (FAD) tracking buoys. The order was placed as a result of Orolia’s successful launch of the first ever FAD multi beam tuna tracking […]

  • 6 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Australia’s Fastwave has recently received orders on behalf of BP and Shell for its Voyager oil spill tracking buoys. The orders include provision of Fastwave’s satellite telemetry and data management service. This was the second tranche of buoys to be supplied to BP, and follows orders from Woodside Energy, ConocoPhillips, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Cook Inlet […]

  • 6 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Orolia, global specialist in critical GPS applications, announced that it has been awarded a contract from Thalos SAS worth over one million euro, for the supply of tuna fish aggregating device (FAD) tracking buoys. The order was placed as a result of Orolia’s successful launch of the first ever FAD multi beam tuna tracking buoy […]

  • 22 July 2019

    Oil production from the Hibernia platform remains shut

  • 30 July 2018

    Triangle Energy has stood down its incident management team following a spill at the Cliff Head Alpha platform off Australia.

  • 8 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Grand port maritime de Dunkerque is looking for a supplier of an oceanographic sea swell measuring device. The following services are required: – The buoy, designed to track the free surface of the sea, may be of heave, roll, pitch, or the type with three motion components. – It must be equipped with: a system […]

  • 16 March 2016

    AXYS Technologies’ three TRIAXYS Wave & Current Buoys were selected by Partrac as part of their recent metocean support services contract for the Rampion Offshore Wind farm. Partrac has been contracted to manage the supply, deployment, maintenance and delivery of metocean monitoring buoys throughout the wind farm’s construction phase. “AXYS is very pleased to be supplying […]

  • 5 February 2015
    Equipment, Research & Development

    In early January 2015, a team of MBARI engineers, led by Andy Hamilton, set out to sea to recover an experimental buoy that creates electrical energy from ocean waves. This power buoy had been deployed six miles southwest of Moss Landing Harbor for 131 days, while the engineers tested the system’s ability to handle storms. […]

  • 14 September 2011

    Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (“OPT” or the “Company”) announced it will collaborate with Lockheed Martin in connection with OPT’s proposed commercial-scale wave power generation project at Reedsport, Oregon. Lockheed Martin will provide design, manufacturing, system integration and supply chain management expertise to enhance OPT’s PowerBuoy(R) technology. This builds on previous work conducted by Lockheed Martin […]

  • 19 July 2019

    Approximately 12.000 liters of oil is estimated to have been spilled this week from the Hibernia oil platform offshore Newfoundland, Canada.

  • 11 January 2016
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center (NNMREC) researchers have deployed SWIFT buoys from a helicopter to assess the extremely stormy conditions in the Pacific ocean, off Oregon, USA. The Surface Wave Instrument Float with Tracking (SWIFT) is a free drifting system to measure waves, winds, turbulence, and ambient noise at the ocean surface. SWIFT buoys […]

  • 18 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Ocean Power Technologies’ anchor for a PB150 PowerBuoy wave energy system installed offshore Oregon coast may be missing, The World Link informs. The company announced plans to install two more anchors this spring, but it’s now uncertain about the location of the first anchor’s subsurface float. The float represents the intermediary between the buoy and […]

  • 10 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Ahead of the arrival of the BW Athena FPSO, subsea mooring specialist First Subsea has supplied the Ballgrab connectors used to moor the FPSO’s submerged turret production buoy in 440 feet (134 meters) of water in the Ithaca Energy (UK) Limited, Athena field located on Block 14/18b in the UK sector of the North Sea. […]

  • 30 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Hydrosphere is working with FLiDAR NV offering operations and maintenance services for the FLiDAR wind measurement buoys that are deployed within UK waters.  FLiDAR NV has developed the world’s most accurate buoy integrated Lidar for wind resource assessments. The state-of-the-art LEOSPHERE WINDCUBE®v2 LiDAR equipment has been installed on a custom-made data buoy platform designed by […]

  • 1 September 2011

      Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (“OPT” or “the Company”), a leading wave energy technology company, today announced that its PowerBuoy recently deployed off the coast of New Jersey successfully withstood the severe conditions experienced during Hurricane Irene. Deployed under the US Navy’s Littoral Expeditionary Autonomous PowerBuoy (LEAP) program, the PowerBuoy was in the direct path […]

  • 11 December 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A Spoondrift wave buoy that ACEP’s researchers deployed as part of Sandia National Laboratories project to improve real-time forecasts of available wave energy, broke free of its mooring in Alaska just a week before its scheduled retrieval.

  • 22 August 2011
    Research & Development, Technology

      Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. ,a leading wave energy technology company,announces the deployment for sea trials of a unique autonomous wave energy device, marking an important milestone in the expansion of the Company’s PowerBuoy product line. This latest deployment is an autonomous PowerBuoy® designed and manufactured by OPT under the US Navy’s Littoral Expeditionary Autonomous […]

  • 22 August 2011
    Business & Finance

      Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., a leading wave energy technology company, is pleased to announce the deployment for sea trials of a unique autonomous wave energy device, marking an important milestone in the expansion of the Company’s PowerBuoy product line. This latest deployment is an autonomous PowerBuoy® designed and manufactured by OPT under the US […]

  • 22 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (“OPT” or “the Company”) announced the deployment off New Jersey of its innovative autonomous wave energy device, marking an important milestone in the roll-out of the Company’s Autonomous PowerBuoy® (“APB”) product line. This latest deployment, 35 miles off the coast and in 43 meters of water depth, is in connection with […]

  • 15 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Stroud based green energy company, Ecotricity, is planning to generate power from sea waves. Founder Dale Vince said to Utility Week that the company is on track to deploy the Searaser prototype by autumn. Searaser pumps seawater using a vertical piston between two buoys – one on the surface of the water – the other […]

  • 8 July 2020
    Research & Development, Safety, Technology

    Ocean Power Technologies (OPT) has unveiled its PowerBuoy surface surveillance solution suitable for security monitoring of offshore areas. “Our team is redefining real-time ocean surveillance with a solution that agencies and companies can utilize to better coordinate security efforts at sea by integrating state-of-the-art security sensors and software with our autonomous PowerBuoys,” said George H. […]