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  • 22 December 2015

    Transfers at sea have long been a problem and the safety of those involved is becoming an increasing consideration particularly because of the rapidly increasing numbers of people involved. The offshore wind farm owners and contractors alike have very strict H&S policies which other industries increasingly feel obliged to adopt as the renewable energy sector […]

  • 5 September 2017
    Research & Development, Technology

    UK-based Offshore Transfer Devices, developer of the Tube Docking Device (TDD) transfer system, is now looking to partner with an established marine engineering firm to help refine the patented product and bring it to the commercial market.

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

    The 3.4MW tidal energy device, developed by China, has started generating limited amounts of power, Chinese media report.

  • 16 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    KymoGen is pushing forward with the development of their wave energy device, with the first unit scheduled for completion in July 2015. The water testing should follow immediately after the construction work is done. The production units are expected to be completed in September, and the installations are estimated to take place by August 2016, […]

  • 10 January 2007

    The BBC television series Dragons’ Den seems an unlikely proving ground for a man-overboard detection system but not for mermaid id – recently adopted for the 2008-09 race. Back in August 2006, Matt Hazell was among a group of contestants who braved the Dragons’ Den, a show in which inventions are pitched in the hope […]

  • 20 November 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Wave for Energy, a Turin-based wave energy developer, has released a video showcasing their ISWEC wave energy converter operating in real-sea conditions. ISWEC device was deployed off Sicily, Italy, in August this year. The system has overall dimensions of 8 m width, 15 m length and 4.5 m height, a draft of 3.2 m that […]

  • 17 May 2017
    Equipment

    Wärtsilä will support the development of the latest WaveRoller wave energy convertor, designed by Finnish company AW-Energy, with a series of sub-assemblies for the prototype. The patented WaveRoller is a device that harnesses the energy of ocean waves and turns it into electricity. The project itself involves installing a single WaveRoller unit off the coast […]

  • 7 April 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Danish Wavestar is a wave energy device that converts the rising and falling movement of the floats to produce electricity. Wavestar A/S, the company behind Wavestar wave energy device, aims to develop a commercial wave energy device that would have the capacity of 600 kW, and would consist of 20 floats, each 5 m in […]

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

    Renewable Devices Marine (RD Marine) plans to conduct real-sea testing of its Capricorn 5 tidal turbine, UK media report.

  • 18 March 2019

     Ocean energy can answer some challenging policy question, but it will require both industry and government to consider marine energy. For this to happen, marine energy companies need to speak with unified voice and focus more on solutions than on problems as the government and investors need more proven facts and figures to show […]

  • 19 December 2016
    Equipment

    Eel Energy has secured 3.7 million euros for the development of its 1MW prototype tidal energy system from the French PIA – Future Investment Program, operated by Bpifrance. The granting of the financing comes after a capital increase of nearly 3 million euros secured by the company last June, Eel Energy said. Jean-Baptiste Drevet, the company’s founder, […]

  • 3 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    UK-based wave energy start-up Aqua Power Technologies has introduced its new wave energy converter dubbed MANTA for remote offshore local grid installations.

  • 25 June 2020
    Technology

    Trendsetter Engineering has secured a contract by Gulf of Mexico operator to deliver a 20,000PSI Subsea Closure Device (SCD) and an associated multi-year contract for storage, maintenance, and technical services should an offshore subsea well-control incident require SCD mobilization. The SCD is an 18-3/4” bore, single ram assembly which may be deployed on an incident […]

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

    Danish wave energy developer Crestwing is making progress with the assembly of its Tordenskiold prototype wave energy device ahead of planned deployment this October.

  • 22 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Irish GKinetic Energy has deployed its tidal energy device to conduct tow tests in Limerick Docks, Ireland. According to DesignPro, one of the GKinetic Energy’s partners, the project will see the GKinetic tidal energy device undergo tow-testing at the Docks for a 9-10 week period. A custom winch using 500 m of Dyneema rope is up […]

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

    The Marine Offshore Renewable Energy (MORE) team from the University of Algarve has redeployed the Evopod E1 tidal energy device off Portugal.

  • 27 August 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    Mainstay Marine Solutions has completed the fabrication and assembly of the 48te wave energy device for Australian company AMOG Consulting. The device was deployed from Pembroke Dock and couple of days later arrived into Falmouth Harbour following a 168nm tow. Stewart Graves, managing director, said: “Mainstay is delighted to have built the WEC for AMOG. […]

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

    Hydro Air Concept Energy (HACE) has conducted the first launch of its 50kW wave energy prototype in the Port of La Rochelle, located in the Biscay Bay, in the western France.

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

    GKinetic Energy is looking for partners to discuss collaborative opportunities to build and demonstrate a 250kW tidal energy device.

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

    Hann-Ocean Energy has reached new peaks when it comes to the performance of its wave energy device, while at the same time sparking notable interest for worldwide application of its technology.

  • 27 April 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Global Renewable Solutions (GRS), an Australian-based renewable energy developer, is conducting tests on its Power Platform which combines the existing offshore wind and wave technologies into a single modular structure.

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

    In the light of the upcoming deployment of a full-scale Laminaria wave energy device in the Scottish waters at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), we have talked with the CEO of the Belgian wave energy company behind the device, Steven Nauwelaerts.