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  • 19 April 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    GMax Tidal Energy has completed the lab size prototype of its tidal energy device that uses linear flow technology to harness the energy of the tides.

  • 5 August 2015
    Research & Development, Technology

    A lab-sized prototype of GMax Tidal Energy’s device is now 90% completed, the U.S. company informed today. The twin engine machine, driven by ocean water currents will be able to generate 1.5 MW of power. Set upon a floating stage platform, no foundations or contact with the ocean floor is required. All maintenance is performed top […]

  • 11 August 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    Norway-based hydropower developer, Tidetec, will display its prototype tidal energy device this week ahead of the announced real sea testing.

  • 12 November 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    NEMOS has started testing its 2019 Wave Energy Converter (WEC) prototype in Ostend, Belgium. Following a series of handling and installation tests, the machine was finally deployed at its mooring system 500 meters off the coast of Ostend in October. The process went smoothly when the self-floating system was towed by a tugboat and coupled […]

  • 16 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Within the EU-Project MARINET a test series have been conducted on a 1:5 scaled NEMOS-device at the ECN in Nantes, with one of the biggest wave tanks in the world. Due to the precise adjustments and reproducibility of the wave conditions, extensive hydromechanical parameter studies could have been made. The results of the more than […]

  • 22 September 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Norway-based tidal technology developer, Tidetec, has installed its prototype tidal device off Svelvik, Norway.

  • 24 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Tests on the NEMOS 1:5 scaled prototype running this year July through October in Danish Limfjord have been successfully finished.   All planed features ran. The complex control strategy was implemented, the automatisation of the hole systems as well as all components proved to be reliable. Particularly noteworthy is the verification of the PTO efficiency […]

  • 9 July 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    QED Naval has completed the fabrication of the operational model of Subhub tidal foundations platform. Subhub tidal foundations platform is designed to commission, test, transport, install, and secure a mini array of wave and tidal turbines to the seabed. The fabrication of the device has been completed at Pentland Precision Engineering allowing QED Naval to […]

  • 19 February 2020
    Research & Development, Technology

    NOVACAVI has contributed to the development of technologies that convert sea wave power into electrical energy, with a special custom cable engineered to connect the pilot unit moored offshore to the network of the ISWEC prototype (Inertial Sea Wave Energy Converter) within the Eni MaREnergy research programme. Installed offshore Ravenna by ENI, ISWEC is the […]

  • 11 July 2017
    Research & Development

    Bourbon has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Automated Ships Ltd to support the building of the autonomous, fully-automated and cost-efficient prototype vessel for offshore operations, in collaboration with Kongsberg. Bourbon will leverage its expertise in building and operating a standardized fleet to provide detailed input to the development and design of the […]

  • 19 March 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    Spanish energy engineering company Norvento has begun conducting validation tests of a new offshore wind turbine prototype. According to Norvento, the prototype represents a more efficient and smaller generator that allows the reduction in the weight and size of offshore wind turbines. The prototype is being tested in the technology premises at Norvento Enerxía Innovation Centre […]

  • 12 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Netherlands-based Eagle-Access BV is developing its first offshore access system prototype for the transfer of personnel and cargo.

  • 30 January 2017

    Siemens has installed the SWT-8.0-154 at the national test centre in Østerild, Denmark.

  • 30 March 2017

    Adwen has entered the final stages of the installation of its AD 8-180 offshore wind turbine prototype in Bremerhaven, Germany.

  • 25 February 2020
    Research & Development, Technology

    Saitec Offshore Technologies has hired Strainstall, part of James Fisher and Sons plc, to supply four bespoke load shackles for the BlueSATH floating wind turbine prototype. Saitec started building the 1:6 version of the SATH (Swinging Around Twin Hull) prototype in January. This scaled-down version is scheduled to go online in April 2020 offshore Santander […]

  • 22 June 2017
    Research & Development, Technology

    The first offshore wind turbine with Elisa technology is expected to be installed soon at Grand Canaria, the second most populous island of the Canary Islands.

  • 5 July 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    GKinetic Energy has received close to €100,000 from the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) to carry out further optimization and testing of its tidal technology this summer.

  • 11 July 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    German company NEMOS has announced the delivery of the main components of the 2019 wave energy converter (WEC) prototype. The NEMOS team is commissioning the device in the Port of Ostend. The 2019 WEC prototype features a 8 x 2 m floater and a 16 m long substructure. The prototype is deployed in Ostend, next […]

  • 5 January 2007

    Auckland boat-building company Sensation Yachts is to launch a $60 million super yacht on Monday, a flagship for the company’s overseas plans. The 50m M/Y Sensation will depart Auckland Harbour later this month bound for Dubai where she will be a focal exhibit of the Dubai International Boat Show.

  • 27 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    TÜV NORD has completed the certification of the prototype Siemens Gamesa 10.0-193 DD offshore wind turbine. TÜV NORD said it had evaluated the design of the prototype according to the IECRE scheme and corresponding Operational Documents. Furthermore, a prototype certificate was prepared according to the Danish Executive Order on a technical certification scheme for wind […]

  • 3 November 2011

    Sway is currently testing the concept in real life conditions in Hjeltefjorden outside Bergen. The conditions are harsher than for the full scale, which provides good verification for the concept. The testing has been according to expectations so far both in terms of motions of the system and power production. [mappress] Source: sway, November 03, […]

  • 3 October 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ampelmann and Seaqualize have established a partnership to develop a new full scale balanced gangway prototype to be tested offshore.