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Innovative garment designed to save lives offshore

Iron OceanA prototype of a garment which could save the lives of offshore workers in the event of an accident at sea has been unveiled. Iron Ocean has worked with the Oil & Gas Innovation Centre (OGIC) and Heriot-Watt University to develop the Centurion 3, an offshore survival system, which comprises of a three-layer upper body garment that produces heat when immersed in cold water and is designed to be worn under the traditional offshore survival suit.

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GE’s Haliade-X 12 MW prototype to be installed in the Netherlands

GE Renewable Energy and Future Wind (a Joint Venture between Pondera Development and SIF Holding Netherlands) have announced that they have signed an agreement to install the first Haliade-X 12MW wind turbine prototype in Maasvlakte-Rotterdam (The Netherlands) during summer 2019.

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Siemens Gamesa launches 10MW offshore wind turbine

SGRE 10 MW OFFSHORE TURBINESiemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has launched the SG 10.0-193 DD, the company’s first 10+ MW offshore wind turbine. The 10 MW rating is made possible through a larger generator diameter, building on the existing SGRE Direct Drive generator technology.

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Terra-Gen chooses Deif for controller upgrades on Pacific Crest wind farm

The independent power producer Terra-Gen upgrades 20 Vestas V47 wind turbines which are installed in their Pacific Crest wind farm located in Tehachapi, California, with a control retrofit solution from Deif. Deif’s control retrofit solution extends the turbine lifetime and optimises the turbine performance in terms of variable speed concepts, extended cut-out and adaptive power setpoint.

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Maxwell introduces 3.0V ultracapacitor platform

Maxwell Technologies has announced the launch of a new full-featured 3.0-volt (3.0V) product platform. Designed from the ground up, Maxwell's new 3.0V platform addresses energy storage requirements driven by trends in renewable energy, industrial electrification and smart grid.

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LiftWerx introduces crane suitable for larger wind turbines

BoxHookLiftWerx has introduced its LiftWerx BoxHook crane. This crane, which is designed for larger wind turbines in the 3MW to 8MW range, offers a lifting capacity of up to 100 tonnes, depending on the customer’s requirements.

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