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  • 1 June 2018
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Marine Power Systems (MPS) has completed the assembly and commissioning of its PowerBuoy, a grid simulator designed to operate alongside its quarter scale prototype WaveSub wave energy converter. The PowerBuoy will enable MPS to analyse the WaveSub’s energy generational capacity across a broad range of sea states. Located at marine test site FaBTest in Cornwall, the assembly […]

  • 27 February 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) is organizing a tender to improve wave power research. The Australian Government wants to improve data gathering on wave behavior by organizing a tender for electronic upgrades for two wave data buoys, according to Financial Review, news publisher that focuses on business, finance and investment news. The upgrades at the data […]

  • 1 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Marine Power Systems (MPS) has completed the assembly and commissioning of its PowerBuoy – a grid simulator designed to operate alongside the quarter-scale prototype WaveSub wave energy converter.

  • 28 June 2011

    Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (“OPT” or the “Company”), a leading wave energy technology company, announced that the first of its new generation utility-scale PowerBuoy(R) device, the PB150, has delivered better-than-expected initial results from tests being conducted off the northeast coast of Scotland. Rated at 150 kilowatts, this device was designed and developed by OPT to […]

  • 1 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has deployed buoys to record wave and tide movement off the coasts of Oregon and Maine, in areas known to be potential hot spots for marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) energy development. Researchers aim to collect data that will support industry’s efforts to deploy MHK devices. The work is part […]

  • 7 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Real-time metocean data transmitted by a Fugro SEAWATCH Wavescan buoy is enabling energy industry construction expert Technip to plan its operations more effectively, leading to improved safety and cost-efficiency. Work is well underway on Technip’s largest UK North Sea contract to date. Located West of Shetland, BP’s Quad 204 project involves replacing the existing Schiehallion […]

  • 7 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Real-time metocean data transmitted by a Fugro SEAWATCH Wavescan buoy is enabling energy industry construction expert Technip to plan its operations more effectively, leading to improved safety and cost-efficiency, Fugro reports.  According to Fugro, work is well underway on Technip’s largest UK North Sea contract to date. Located West of Shetland, BP’s Quad 204 project […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    PacIOOS has recently redeployed its wave buoy outside of Tanapag, Saipan in the Northern Mariana Islands. The yellow buoy is located about 5 miles offshore and provides valuable wave and ocean information. Data on wave height, direction, and period, as well as sea surface temperature are transmitted in real-time and are publicly available online. The […]

  • 17 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and other agencies deployed a data buoy off the coast of Block Island, Rhode Island, three years ago to gather information on wave action for a Corps study and the scientific instrument has been providing useful information to scientists, mariners and the general public since that time. One of […]

  • 14 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Environment, Technology

    AXYS Technologies, a Canadian environmental monitoring company, has launched the sales drive of its TRIAXYS wave buoy on the European market. The company will sell its product through its European offices in Belgium and France. The TRIAXYS wave buoy uses a third generation solid state sensor technology to measure and transmit directional wave data. It […]

  • 4 May 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    The first Protean™ wave energy converter (WEC) buoy has been deployed at Port of Bunbury, Western Australia. The deployment will enable Protean Wave Energy Ltd to collect operational and environmental data for a pre-feasibility assessment ahead of a commercial pilot wave farm. The multi-buoy demonstration wave farm will be deployed progressively with Stage 1 consisting […]

  • 4 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The purpose of a Dynamic Under Keel Clearance (DUKC) system is to provide aid in the safe transit of vessels approaching vessel berths. Northport operates its DUKC system integrating real-time measurements of tide height and waves with modeled vessel motions to determine if a proposed transit for a particular vessel meets pre-determined under keel clearance […]

  • 5 February 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    The U.S. Coast Guard has recently recovered a drifting PacIOOS wave buoy 800 nautical miles offshore from its original location off Tanapag, Saipan. The buoy that broke free from its mooring in 20 to 25-foot seas when Super Typhoon Yutu directly hit the Mariana Islands, drifted west in the Philippine Sea. The U.S. Coast Guard […]

  • 22 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    AXYS Technologies Inc. (AXYS) has recently surpassed the construction of its 200th TRIAXYS™ Directional Wave Buoy. TRIAXYS™ Directional Wave buoys are currently deployed worldwide gathering wave data for renewable energy potential, research and impact studies, marine operations and general marine safety. TRIAXYS™ was created by AXYS in conjunction with the National Research Council (NRC) of […]

  • 1 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The EU-funded OPERA project has published wave resource data collected at MARMOK-5 wave energy device’s demonstration site at the Biscay Marine Energy Platform (Bimep).

  • 1 June 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has started recording wave and tide movements off Oregon and Maine to collect data that will support the development of marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) industry in the United States.

  • 22 July 2011
    Technology

    AXYS Technologies Inc. (AXYS) has recently surpassed the construction of its 200th TRIAXYS™ Directional Wave Buoy. TRIAXYS™ Directional Wave buoys are currently deployed worldwide gathering wave data for renewable energy potential, research and impact studies, marine operations and general marine safety. TRIAXYS™ was created by AXYS in conjunction with the National Research Council (NRC) of […]

  • 3 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Live wave measurements captured off the north coast of Scotland are now accessible to public via the Pelamis Wave Power website. Pelamis Wave Power manages the development of commercial scale wave power projects around Scotland, in parallel with other Pelamis wave farms being developed directly by customers and joint venture partners. These projects will demonstrate […]

  • 30 June 2011

      Aegir Wave Power has commenced vital wave resource monitoring for its wave energy project off south west Shetland. The deployment of a wave rider buoy was completed with the support of the Scalloway-based NAFC Marine Centre. The Marine Centre has signed a support agreement with Aegir to assist in project development activities, which includes […]

  • 2 May 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Following completion of pre-deployment preparations, Protean Wave Energy has announced the imminent deployment of the first Protean wave energy converter (WEC) buoy at Port of Bunbury, Western Australia.

  • 3 July 2014

    Live wave measurements captured off the north coast of Scotland are now accessible to public via the Pelamis Wave Power website. Pelamis Wave Power manages the development of commercial scale wave power projects around Scotland, in parallel with other Pelamis wave farms being developed directly by customers and joint venture partners. These projects will demonstrate […]

  • 28 August 2012

    AXYS Technologies Inc. (AXYS) recently delivered an Ocean Sentinel buoy and TRIAXYS™ buoy to the Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center, or NNMREC, at Oregon State University. This equipment is part of a mobile wave energy test facility that will be used by academic researchers and device developers to test wave energy technologies that will […]