Search results for: biofouling

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

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has hired Leask Marine to remove a tripod foundation from the Fall of Warness tidal energy test site as part of an EU-backed collaborative decommissioning project.

  • 10 April 2018
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Ocean Tracking Network (OTN) plans to deploy the Saab Seaeye Falcon underwater robotic vehicle to recover acoustic tracking receivers missing from deployment sites in oceans around the world. The work will be conducted in the waters of the Northwest Atlantic, the test hub of OTN and a hotspot for Atlantic ocean tracking research. During their […]

  • 27 February 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The partners in the collaborative research and development initiative aimed at metaphysical characterization of dynamic umbilicals for floating marine renewable energy devices, known as the OMDYN2 project, have held a kick-off meeting last month in France.

  • 18 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tidal Energy Today has compiled the top news from tidal and wave energy industry from February 12 – 18, 2018.

  • 8 February 2018
    Rules & Regulation

    There is no turning back on the implementation of the 0.50 pct cap of the sulfur content of ships’ fuel oil.

  • 4 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tidal Energy Today has compiled the top news from tidal and wave energy industry from January 29 until February 4, 2018.

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

    Spanish-based research foundation Technological Centre of Components (Centro Tecnológico de Componentes – CTC) has presented an innovative coating said to be able to protect marine devices from corrosion for more than two decades.

  • 18 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Atlantis Resources has released footage which shows its AR1500 tidal turbine without any visible biofouling months after it was submerged at the MeyGen tidal array site in the Pentland Firth, off Scotland.

  • 26 December 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    US Department of Energy’s Water Power Technologies Office hosted a forum of experts who discussed and evaluated high-potential alternate markets for the emerging marine energy technologies.

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

    Italian biotechnology company Bio-on and Dutch paints and coatings company AkzoNobel have agreed to further their collaboration in developing protective solutions against marine biofouling which can be applied in tidal energy sector.

  • 22 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The works on the installation of the Bourne tidal test site in Massachusetts’ Cape Cod Canal have been completed.

  • 28 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Newcastle University has unveiled its newly-refurbished Emerson Cavitation Tunnel at Port of Blyth as part of a £2.5 million investment in marine engineering.

  • 18 September 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Liquid Robotics has announced the next generation of the Wave Glider with advancements to the platform’s operational range, and performance for missions in high sea states and high latitudes. Changes also include advancements for expanded sensor payloads and increased energy and storage capacity required for long duration maritime surveillance, environmental monitoring and observation missions. “From […]

  • 17 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    WavEC Offshore Renewables has conducted biofouling tests at AW-Energy’s deployment site for its WaveRoller wave energy converter to gather data that will be used for selecting the best anti-fouling protection for the device.

  • 15 August 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The University of Strathclyde has been awarded £1.1 million to study erosion and corrosion of tidal and wind turbines as part of the SPIRE 2 project.

  • 8 August 2017

    A new global project to help protect marine ecosystems from the negative effects of invasive aquatic species has been given the go-ahead for preparation, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) said.  The GloFouling Partnerships project – a collaboration between the Global Environment Facility (GEF), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the IMO – will address […]

  • 22 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Swansea University has opened a call for applications for a studentship that will investigate marine biofouling and corrosion on the materials to be used for the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project.

  • 2 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Canadian province of British Columbia has collected enough detailed information about the height, frequency and direction of its coastal waves to start developing and testing wave energy converters in the ocean, a new report has found.

  • 10 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Cathelco is supplying marine growth prevention systems (MGPS) for the RSS Sir David Attenborough, a polar research vessel commissioned by Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) which is being built by Cammell Laird and will be operated by the British Antarctic Survey (BAS). The commissioning of the RSS Sir David Attenborough is part of a major […]

  • 29 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    The bulk carrier DL Marigold has been allowed to return to New Zealand’s port of Tauranga after it was cleaned by divers at sea outside the country’s waters. The 33,752 dwt bulker returned to Tauranga in the evening hours of March 28 to finish unloading a shipment of palm kernel. “We checked photos taken after the cleaning […]

  • 22 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    EU-funded ACORN project has developed an innovative aluminium-based coating said to extend the lifetime of marine structures, including tidal and wave energy devices.

  • 22 February 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    An aluminium-based coating for offshore energy installations, developed under the EU-funded ACORN project and is said to provide better protection and to be more environmentally friendly, has reached commercial stage.

  • 22 February 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    An aluminium-based coating for offshore energy installations, developed under the EU-funded ACORN project and is said to provide better protection and to be more environmentally friendly, has reached commercial stage.

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

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has summarized the activities undertaken at the Orkney-based centre throughout 2016.

  • 29 November 2016
    Rules & Regulation

    As the global demand for commodities continues to increase and the Arctic summer sea ice continues shrinking, the shipping companies are already preparing for the possible surge in ship traffic on two major Arctic sea routes. Although it would not be possible to open the Northwest Passage in Canada and the Northern Sea Route in Russia year round, shipowners […]