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Posted: 2 days ago

New monopile inspection and maintenance robot completes trials

The iFROG robot that cleans and inspects monopiles has completed trials at Offshore Renewable Energy...

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  • Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

Immediate clean energy investment to create 100,000 North Sea jobs by 2050

The OGTC and the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult have warned that the UK offshore energy sector w...

Categories:
  • Transition
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

UK duo backs China’s offshore renewables growth

The TUS-ORE Catapult Research Centre (TORC) has joined forces with the UK Energy Technology Platform...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 14 days ago

ORE Catapult invests in blade manufacturing facility

Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult is investing in a prototype blade manufacturing facility at...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 14 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

New platform seeks data to reduce subsea cable failures

The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult has invited the offshore wind sector to sign up to a wo...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

Inspect-and-repair robot performs first-ever blade walk

The BladeBUG inspect-and-repair robot for offshore wind turbine blades has carried out its first ope...

Categories:
  • Technology
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

North of Tyne makes £3.5 million available to offshore wind and subsea innovators

The North of Tyne Combined Authority (NTCA) and the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult have la...

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  • Innovation
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

ORE Catapult, ORCA Hub join forces for robotics in offshore renewables

The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult and the Offshore Robotics for Certification of Assets (...

Categories:
  • Technology
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago
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MEECE launches tender and recruiting spree

The Marine Energy Engineering Centre of Excellence (MEECE) at Swansea University is looking for biax...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Catapult, Advance Northumberland plan new offshore wind turbine test facility

Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult and Advance Northumberland have established a partnership t...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Ørsted joins UK offshore wind sea state forecasting project

Ørsted has joined a GBP 400,000 sea state forecasting project, launched by UK’s national Opera...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

OGTC and ORE Catapult in energy transition alliance

Two UK energy technology and innovation organisations have announced a five-year collaboration to de...

Categories:
  • Collaboration
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

ORE Catapult looking for O&M services for National Offshore Anemometry Hub

Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult has issued a call for tenders for operation and maintenance...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Offshore wind autonomous O&M project reports several breakthroughs

The team behind the Innovate UK-funded, two-year MIMRee (Multi-Platform Inspection, Maintenance and ...

Categories:
  • Innovation
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Total, Shell join UK’s floating wind centre of excellence

Total, Shell and eight offshore wind developers have joined Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

UK firms break into Chinese renewable energy market

Eight UK organisations have signed new agreements to develop and provide renewable energy technologi...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

New tool introduced for reducing crew transfer impact on workers’ wellbeing

A European project coordinated by the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult has been completed wi...

Categories:
  • Research & Development
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Bombora and ORE Catapult collaborate on floating wave technology research

Bombora has joined forces with the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s Marine Energy Engineer...

Categories:
  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Fast solutions needed for physical separation in offshore wind crew transfer

Social distancing measures in response to the ongoing pandemic have taken their toll on offshore win...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

BladeBUG walks the walk

The BladeBUG inspect-and-repair robot for offshore wind turbine blades has completed the latest roun...

Categories:
  • Technology
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

ORE Catapult implements COVID-19 measures at Blyth site, resumes ops

The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s centre in Blyth has resumed testing and validat...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

ACT’s lightweight turbine blade passes first test

ACT Blade, a spin-off company from UK yacht-sail developer SMAR Azure, has completed the first test ...

Categories:
  • Research & Development
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

ORE Catapult Launches Wind Digital Innovations Forum

Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult has launched its Wind Digital Innovations Forum aimed at dr...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

ORE Catapult: Celtic Sea Floating Wind Could Bring 3,200 Jobs by 2030

The floating offshore wind industry in the Celtic Sea could support 3,200 jobs in South West England...

Categories:
  • Research & Development
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

ORE Catapult Strengthens Board

UK’s technology innovation and research centre Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult has appointe...

Categories:
  • Research & Development
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Seabased and ORE Catapult Team Up on Wave Simulator Software

Seabased Group and the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult will collaborate on designing a soft...

Categories:
  • Research & Development
Posted: 10 months ago