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  • 21 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The TRL+ consortium has analyzed the metocean conditions at Bimep test site to support the future design of wave energy devices to be tested at the site.

  • 20 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    TRIAXYS directional wave buoy has been deployed at Bimep test site off Spain to assess the performance of Marmok-A5 wave energy converter.

  • 23 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Biscay Marine Energy Platform (bimep) has issued a call for the development, testing and demonstration of a submarine interconnection marine energy sensor device. The prototype sensor device should be capable of producing a breakout consisting of an underwater device suited for interconnecting five umbilicals from collectors, concentrating on a single cable evacuation electricity and capable of […]

  • 28 July 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Basque Government has officially opened bimep marine platform for research, development, and operation of marine energy converters near the coastal town of Armintza, Spain. With a power generating capacity of 20 MW, bimep is a research infrastructure dedicated for demonstrating the technical and economic viability of marine energy converters prior to their large-scale commercialisation. The […]

  • 28 July 2015
    Research & Development

    Basque Government has launched bimep, a marine platform for research, development and the operation of marine energy converters near the coastal town of Armintza, Spain. The opening ceremony, presided over by Iñigo Urkullu, the Premier of the Basque Country, and Javier Zarraonandia, Vice-Minister of Economic Development and Competitiveness and President of bimep, marks the culmination […]

  • 5 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology, Vessels

    Technicians from IHCantabria, Demoliciones Submarinas, and UnderOceans have jointly inspected the anchorage systems of the buoys installed at the marine energy test site Bimep.

  • 7 October 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Businessmen and politicians from Mexico have visited bimep marine energy research platform located off the coast of Basque Country. The visit was part of the tour during which the delegation visited various institutions and companies in Basque Country, in an effort to build relationship for further collaboration on projects of mutual interest. The visit to […]

  • 15 September 2020
    Business developments & projects, Research & Development, Technology, Transition

    Finnish technology developer Wello has chosen the Basque test site to trial its latest Penguin wave energy converter. This year, Wello will install its floating WEC at the BiMEP marine energy test site off the coast of Armintza. Consequently, a deal was signed this month and the device should be installed in the second half […]

  • 28 July 2015
    Research & Development

    Basque Government has launched bimep, a marine platform for research, development and the operation of marine energy converters near the coastal town of Armintza, Spain. The opening ceremony, presided over by Iñigo Urkullu, the Premier of the Basque Country, and Javier Zarraonandia, Vice-Minister of Economic Development and Competitiveness and President of bimep, marks the culmination […]

  • 17 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Cohort subsidiary, SEA, has installed a 13.2kV cable connection to support the Oceantec wave energy converter being tested at Biscay Marine Energy Platform (bimep) off Spain.

  • 12 October 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Oceantec wave energy converter is en route to the Biscay Marine Energy Platform (bimep) for the upcoming testing campaign.

  • 2 March 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Research, development and innovation group Tecnalia has signed a collaboration agreement with the Biscay Marine Energy Platform (BiMEP) to provide advanced solutions to accelerate the deployment of offshore renewable energy.

  • 16 February 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Biscay Marine Energy Platform (bimep) will host the sea trials of the wave energy converter as part of the OPERA project which aims to halve the cost of wave energy. Project OPERA (Open Sea Wave Operating Experience to Reduce Energy Cost), coordinated by Tecnalia and Ente Vasco de la Energía (EVE), will see the […]

  • 13 June 2018
    Research & Development

    The open sea test platform Biscay Marine Energy Platform (BiMEP) has obtained the permit from the Ministry of the Environment to host floating offshore wind research.

  • 17 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    SEA, a Cohort subsidiary, has installed a 13.2kV cable connection for the Oceantec wave energy device located at the Biscay Marine Energy Park (Bimep) test site in Northern Spain. Bimep tests prototype devices for generating wave energy in advance of commercial production to ensure economic and technological readiness and that they are reliable and safe for […]

  • 11 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Technicians of Demoliciones Submarinas, IHCantabria and UnderOceans worked together on the inspection of the anchorage systems of various experimental and beacon buoys in the Bimep test site. This site, located in Armintza (Vizcaya) and owned by the Basque Government, is an infrastructure designed to test marine energy devices in the open seas. IHCantabria and Bimep […]

  • 26 April 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Marmok-A5 device, deployed for testing off the coast of northern Spain, will be retrieved for upgrades this summer as part of the EU-funded wave energy cost-cutting project.

  • 7 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ditrel Industrial has started the trials of its connector solution designed specifically for use with energy converters in marine environment at Bimep.

  • 13 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ente Vasco de la Energía (EVE) has contracted the Biscay-based wave energy developer Oceantec Energías Marinas to supply its technology for the deployment off Basque coast. Under the €2.5 million contract, Oceantec Energías Marinas will provide its point absorber oscillating water column (OWC) technology to EVE, a Basque energy agency. The contract award goes in line […]

  • 5 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Renewables certification body DNV GL has issued the statement of compliance for the Oceantec’s Marmok-A5 wave energy converter after the in-depth design assessment of its hull and mooring system.

  • 28 March 2017

    Marine Energy Week opened its doors on 27 March in Bilbao, Spain, with the second day of the event dedicated to Biscay Marine Energy Platform (BiMEP), which saw the industry visiting its testing facility situated off the Basque coast.

  • 2 March 2018
    Project & Tenders

    BiMEP and Tecnalia have signed a collaboration agreement for the provision of advanced solutions to accelerate the deployment of offshore renewable energy and to position the Basque Country, Spain, as a development hub for these technologies.