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  • 4 May 2015
    Technology

    Space-based radar technology could be harnessed by the renewable energy sector to drive down costs, according to academics at the University of Strathclyde. The SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar) technology is currently used to help protect and manage marine environments, to detect illegal logging in tropical forests, and to aid disaster relief efforts. However, its use […]

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

    The International Public Policy Institute at the University of Strathclyde will host a launch event for the new report which examines the effectiveness of support for UK wave energy innovation since 2000.

  • 4 September 2017

    A consortium of organizations has teamed up to tackle the issue of nondestructive testing (NDT) of corroded pipes under insulation and engineered temporary pipe wraps. The group, consisting of TRAC Oil & Gas, the University of Strathclyde, and CENSIS, the Scottish Innovation Centre for Sensor and Imaging Systems, will audit the tools, capabilities, and approaches […]

  • 26 January 2018
    Research & Development

    The Royal Navy, in collaboration with the Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA), is looking for new technologies from industry to improve the ability of unmanned and autonomous systems to operate underwater. The call was made through the Maritime Enterprise Innovation Scotland Conference (MEISC) held at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. Two specific challenges were set: […]

  • 7 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Subsea IMR provider N-Sea, and the University of Strathclyde’s Institute of Sensors Signals and Communications at the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, have secured funding from the Data Lab Innovation Centre for an innovative research project to automate subsea pipeline inspection. The collaboration combines N-Sea’s inspection expertise and the University of Strathclyde’s data analytics […]

  • 7 February 2019
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    A new Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) led by the University of Strathclyde to train researchers to PhD level in wind and marine energy has been established. Funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) after a winning proposal was submitted by the University, a total of 70 researchers will be employed for four years […]

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

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) is looking for System Developer to support the development of ocean energy assessment processes.

  • 22 February 2012

    The Technology and Innovation Centre will bring together academics and partners from industry and business – from across the international scene – to develop solutions to challenges which are central to economic regeneration and to address key technological challenges faced by society. It is due to be open for business in 2014. Professor Jim McDonald, […]

  • 24 June 2014
    Research & Development, Storage

    A senior power sector professional and engineer with 30 years’ experience in the industry has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the University of Strathclyde’s Power Networks Demonstration Centre (PNDC). David Rutherford has taken up the new post at the world-class research and innovation facility. The PNDC, which is based in Cumbernauld, enables researchers to […]

  • 9 October 2014
    Research & Development

    Iberdrola, via its engineering and construction subsidiary, the Scottish University of Strathclyde and the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult have started work on the TLPWIND project, an R&D initiative with a focus on the offshore wind power sector and a budget allocation in excess of €1 million. The goal of this project backed by innovation […]

  • 14 November 2018

    Cameron Hogan, a fourth year student at the University of Strathclyde has won the Engineering Stimulation Techniques: Outstanding Project award from IMechE (Institute of Mechanical Engineers) for work he completed on his fourth year dissertation project. The project, entitled ‘Metal Additive Manufacturing of Hydraulic Coupler Components’, was to carry out a combination of research, design, […]

  • 29 June 2012
    Human Capital

    A record six postgraduate students at the University of Strathclyde have successfully been accepted into ScottishPower’s parent company scholarship programme, and will receive £1,200 per month over the next year to support their studies into low carbon engineering. The Iberdrola Foundation (Fundación IBERDROLA) supports students in a number of countries across the world whose studies […]

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

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has added Steven Pyke as a new Systems Developer to its team.

  • 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.

  • 22 February 2012

    The Technology and Innovation Centre will bring together academics and partners from industry and business – from across the international scene – to develop solutions to challenges which are central to economic regeneration and to address key technological challenges faced by society. It is due to be open for business in 2014. Professor Jim McDonald, […]

  • 6 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Oil & Gas Technology Centre has invested in three robotics projects to transform pressure vessel inspection. The projects were selected as part of our first Asset Integrity ‘Call for Ideas’, which launched in 2017. Pressure vessel inspection was identified by the industry as a crucial challenge to maximising economic recovery from the UK continental […]

  • 29 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    MARINET, a network  of research centres and organisations funded by the European Comission, has entered the last stages of  testing its Round Robin device. MARINET, a network  of research centres and organisations co-funded by the European Commission, has entered the last stages of  Round Robin testing programme. Round Robin is being performed at four different […]

  • 30 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    New oil and gas technologies and research capabilities of Scottish Universities are set to be highlighted at Subsea Expo by the Oil & Gas Innovation Centre (OGIC). OGIC will host companies developing new technology and two Scottish Universities with energy-related research and development strengths at its innovation zone at the event in Aberdeen this week. […]

  • 24 July 2018
    Research & Development, Technology

    The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult has selected the UK Universities of Strathclyde and Manchester as partners to jointly form the Electrical Infrastructure Research Hub (EIRH).

  • 24 July 2018
    Research & Development, Technology

    The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult has selected the UK Universities of Strathclyde and Manchester as partners to jointly form the Electrical Infrastructure Research Hub (EIRH).

  • 5 September 2017
    Research & Development

    A consortium of organisations has set out to tackle one of the most enduring challenges in the North Sea: the non-destructive testing (NDT) of corroded pipes under insulation and engineered temporary pipe wraps. The group, which includes TRAC Oil & Gas, the University of Strathclyde, and CENSIS, the Scottish Innovation Centre for Sensor and Imaging […]

  • 27 June 2016
    Technology

    A new design of floating turbine has been demonstrated as the collaboration behind it says it is nearing readiness for a full commercial test. The TLPWIND project, led by Iberdrola Engineering & Construction (IEC) with project partners the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult and the University of Strathclyde, saw the development of a Tension Leg Platform (TLP) […]