Marine Renewables

  • Huisman will carry out the design, engineering and construction of the LEC, including its pedestal adapter
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    Second leg encircling crane order

    2022-01-17T13:48:00Z

    Huisman has announced the signing of a contract with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) for delivery of another 2,600mt Leg Encircling Crane (LEC).

  • Ocean Winds continues to expand its presence and is fully committed to investing in Scotland
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    ScotWind tender success

    2022-01-17T13:29:00Z

    Ocean Winds is celebrating its award of block NE4 by the Crown Estate Scotland in the recently announced ScotWind seabed tender.

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    Floating offshore wind success

    2022-01-13T09:37:00Z

    Houlder is developing a tool to optimise maintenance of floating offshore wind foundations

  • Crown Estate offshre wind map (Crown Estate)
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    Developing offshore wind to coexist with nature

    2022-01-12T12:18:00Z

    The UK’s main seabed owner and manager will invest over £12million in new research to help protect the UK marine environment.

  • The DemoSATH prototype by Saitec Offshore Technologies is the first Spanish floating marine wind turbine connected to the grid
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    Basque wind power forum

    2021-12-20T14:03:00Z

    The Basque Energy Cluster has met up to share the latest on its activities in person in Bilbao

  • BW Ideol has signed an agreement to acquire a 5% ownership in the 30MW EOLMED floating wind pilot project
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    Key French floating wind acquisition

    2021-12-01T16:23:00Z

    French renewables key player BW Ideol has signed an agreement to acquire a 5% ownership in the 30MW EolMed floating wind pilot project in the French Mediterranean.  

  • Indonesia is blessed with vast tidal energy resources
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    Scottish know-how could help harvest Indonesia’s vast tidal resources

    2021-11-30T16:38:00Z

    UK tidal energy developer Nova Innovation has won funding that could deliver the first ever tidal turbine array in Indonesia.

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    Offshore wind and fishing roadmap

    2021-11-30T12:46:00Z

    There’s a new roadmap for constructive interaction between Scotland’s fishing and floating offshore wind industries.

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    Wind farm cable construction complete

    2021-11-24T16:10:00Z

    The first lot of submarine power cables for TenneT’s Hollandse Kust (noord and west Alpha) wind farms in the Netherlands have now been manufactured.

  • Project principal Wendall Brown, Minister Walter Roban, Seabased CEO Laurent Albert
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    European technology enables wave power world first

    2021-11-23T12:27:00Z

    The Caribbean island nation of Bermuda has taken the bold step of developing the world’s first utility-scale commercial ocean wave power park.

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    Sensor cuts turbines costs

    2021-11-19T15:18:00Z

    A new autonomous sensor will reduce cost of operations and maximise life of offshore wind turbines.

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    Blade recycling first

    2021-11-18T14:47:00Z

    A UK£2m three-year project to develop wind turbine blade recycling in Britain for the first time has been given the go-ahead after winning a UK Government grant.

  • Claire Mack, Chief Executive of Scottish Renewables
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    Claire Mack: Scottish Renewables

    2021-11-17T10:16:00Z

    Electricity transmission charging rules are “restricting the development of major renewable energy projects”, says Claire Mack, Chief Executive of industry body Scottish Renewables.

  • Nova Innovation's latest tidal turbine design (Photo- Nova innovation)
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    Scotland’s tidal titans team up

    2021-11-15T10:44:00Z

    Nova Innovation and Atlantis Energy have entered a collaboration agreement with the goal of delivering more UK-built tidal turbines in the water, turbo charging the tidal industry.

  • The first four editions of the Offshore Wind Innovation Challenge led to partnerships between almost all winners and leading companies
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    SMEs sought for wind transfer innovation challenge

    2021-11-15T10:23:00Z

    A specialist heavy lifting company has challenged innovators to find a solution for transferring and lifting components to floating and fixed-bottom offshore wind turbines.

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    Equinor pulls out of Irish offshore wind market

    2021-11-05T15:51:00Z

    Norwegian energy company Equinor has abandoned the Irish offshore wind market, ending a partnership with the nation’s Electricity Supply Board (ESB) after just two years, according to reports.

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    Cable termination and testing

    2021-11-02T12:35:00Z

    Offshore Wind High Voltage Specialists V&SH Offshore has been awarded a framework agreement by Seaway 7 for the provision of cable termination and testing services for the next four years with a possibility of further extension.

  • sSevere weather is a major cause of damage to vessels and equipment
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    How offshore weather solutions aid vessel operators

    2021-11-02T12:25:00Z

    As the global wind energy industry moves farther away from coastlines into deeper waters and harsher settings, new environments bring new challenges to the construction and operation of offshore wind farms.

  • A vision of a new renewables manufacturing base in Scotland
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    Attracting new floating offshore wind investment to Scotland

    2021-10-29T10:39:00Z

    A vision has been unveiled by Ocean Winds and Aker Offshore Wind of a new manufacturing base in Scotland for their predicted ‘floating offshore wind revolution’.

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    Digital twin wind perks

    2021-10-27T19:56:00Z

    Digital twin technology helps reduce operational failures at offshore wind farms.