Search results for: novel

1222 results

A list of search results

  • 15 February 2016

    DNV GL’s Materials Research Programme has published a new position paper that looks at the latest developments in materials and shows the need for establishing long term reliability of novel materials deployed in renewable energy systems. Attention has focused to a large extent on cost and efficiency and to a lesser extent on the key […]

  • 21 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Galileo, the multi-billion euro global navigation satellite system funded by the EU, will soon provide highly accurate and precise position measurements on Europe’s roads. But the primary mode of international trade – the maritime industry, responsible for nearly 90 percent of world trade – still relies on outdated technology with limited precision capacity at a […]

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

    A new multi-material connector for wave energy devices has been unveiled at London’s Brunel University.

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

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) has recently awarded £2.25 million to 8 wave energy technology developers to support the development of their technologies. The successful projects will receive funding to take their technologies through WES’ stage one technology development process. Take a look at the brief description of the wave energy technologies that received the funding. […]

  • 2 November 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) has allocated £2.25 million to 8 technology developers and consortia as part of its second competitive call for novel wave energy converters. The projects will receive £300,000 each to take their technologies through WES’ stage one technology development process over the period of 12 months. According to WES, the projects which […]

  • 10 February 2020

    The outbreak of the novel coronavirus has dented market sentiment.

  • 20 March 2013
    Research & Development

    Research led at the University of Strathclyde could be set to improve the availability of windfarms and reduce the need for expensive, reactive maintenance. The novel research testing for wind condition monitoring technologies is now underway as engineers at the University work together with industrial partners, the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and […]

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

    Tension Technology International (TTI) and its partners have won an award for a novel multi-material connector designed for marine renewables under the Innovate UK-funded STORM project.

  • 15 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Research & Development, Technology

    A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) Faculty of Engineering have developed a novel approach that could greatly enhance the effectiveness of destroying polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in the environment. They discovered three powerful bacteria from a genus called Dehalococcoides which can degrade PCBs. In addition, the researchers also developed an effective […]

  • 23 February 2015

    The annual International Conference on Offshore Wind Substructures was held in Edinburgh last week and proved to be an excellent forum for discussing the latest trends in foundation design and innovations in substructure technology. This two day event facilitated lively discussion amongst attendees from across the supply chain regarding how foundation engineering may contribute to […]

  • 11 June 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) has issued a second competitive project call for the development of novel wave energy converters. According to WES, applicants will need to have already identified a concept and carried our preliminary feasibility work. WES will only seek to support truly novel devices which have not been developed and characterised before. However, […]

  • 12 June 2007

    ULSAN, South Korea — Two years ago, Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., the world’s largest shipbuilder, had a problem. Business was booming so much that its nine dry docks — the huge bathtub-like structures near ports where ships are normally built — were completely booked for several years. But the company didn’t want to pass up […]

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

    University of Exeter is performing scale testing of the elastometric mooring ropes as part of the EU-funded OPERA wave energy project.

  • 22 July 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    Edinburgh-based engineering firm Quoceant is testing its inflatable hull technology as part of the novel wave energy technology project for Wave Energy Scotland.

  • 18 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Canada Steamship Lines (CSL) has confirmed it has installed and integrated onboard one of its Great Lake carriers Ecospec’s novel CSNOx system, an emissions abatement system that can remove NOx, SOx and CO2 in one process. The first application of the system, first reported in the November 2012 edition of Shipping World & Shipbuilder, was […]

  • 12 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) is holding an information webinar next week to provide details on its latest project call for novel wave energy converters. The aim of the webinar is to enable potential applicants clarifications of any points on the programme stages. The webinar will be held on June 18, 2015, at 09:30 (GMT). The funding call, […]

  • 11 June 2015
    Research & Development

    Wave Energy Scotland’s (WES) second competitive project call is now underway with the search for novel wave energy converter devices. The national research and development body for the wave energy sector in Scotland is inviting applications for project costs via a contract for research and development services to develop novel wave energy converters. Applicants will […]

  • 27 March 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) has released a video showing the scale testing of wave energy devices as part of its stage one technology development process.

  • 12 December 2017
    Research & Development

    LEANWIND, a project funded by the European Union that started in December 2013, has come to an end. The LEANWIND team marked the closing by issuing the final project publication covering project results.

  • 3 November 2016

    Thursday, November 3, 2016, marked the eleventh anniversary of Statoil’s Kristin field coming on stream, Norwegian Oil and Gas Association has informed. Located in the southwest part of Halten Bank in the Norwegian Sea, the Kristin field came online on November 3, 2005. The field has been developed with 12 production wells in four subsea […]

  • 22 March 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) is looking to appoint an individual or organization to act as its independent third party advisor for all the novel wave energy converter (NWEC) stage 2 projects.

  • 2 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    EPSRC, as part of the Research Councils UK (RCUK) Energy Programme, has invited proposals for collaborative research projects that will investigate novel concepts for marine energy development. Three priority remit areas were identified at a scoping workshop in October 2013 and have been further refined (in consultation with UK marine energy champions) to form the […]