Marine and Towage Services Group’s vessel, the MTS Xplorer, has successfully completed ''as built'' survey works.

MTS supports Wave Hub cable work

MTS supports Wave Hub cable work

This was as part of marine cable installation activity conducted by contractor James Fisher at the pioneering Wave Hub site off the Cornwall coast.

Wave Hub provides a dedicated testing location for innovative offshore renewable energy technology. Its purpose built transmission infrastructure enabling installed devices to export to the grid.

Cabling work on the project has is complete with a further six kilometres of cabling, connectors, cable abrasion protection and rock bag stabilisation now installed

As part of this sub-contract with the principal contractor James Fisher Marine Services, MTS was employed to provide a survey vessel to undertake a high resolution as-built multibeam survey of the new cables.

By Alice Mason