Day 3

The academic sessions initially planned on 9th of September will be 100% digitalized and will not be held physically.

How collaborative R&D contributes to reliability and performance of FOWT?

Workshop moderated by Christian Berhault, Consultant, France Energies Marines

Development of an innovative Single Point Mooring System to reduce the LCoE of Floating Offshore Wind


Added values of European initiatives supporting large experimental tests facilities : Marinet2, Foresea, OceanDemo, marinerg-i – a typical example with the SEM-REV sea tests site

Izan Le Crom - Centrale Nantes

STEP4Wind: Bridging the gap between academic research and industrial development of floating offshore wind farms

Axelle VIRE - Delft University of Technology

Communicating and engaging with stakeholders on innovations in methods and key components through research landscape mapping

Professor Deborah Greaves - University of Plymouth

Taking into account marine growth both at design steps and during exploitation

Franck Schoefs - University of Nantes
Guillaume Damblans - France Energies Marines

Evolution of design methods and rules to optimize performance versus reliability

Workshop moderated by Sandrine Aubrun, Centrale Nantes

A new approach for the prediction of the non-linear hydro-elastic behavior of large floating wind turbines

Vincent LEROY - Centrale Nantes

FOWT Model Testing and Validation – Recommendations

Kimon Argyriadis - DNV GL - Energy, Renewables Certification

Innovative design approaches applied to the TetraSpar Demo Project to be deployed early 2020

Bertrand Auriac - PRINCIPIA

Mooring Anchor Design A Holistic Approach

Gibson FRASER - Ryder Geotechnical

Case Study: Using AXYS FLiDAR® Metocean measurements to reduce cost of finance for offshore wind projects

Mrs. PS Reilly - Axys Technologies

Satellite observations for better characterization of sea surface wind field and resource assessment in coastal regions

Mauricio Fragoso - CLS



How innovative technologies could optimize LCOE?


DRYM, a 66kV dry mate connector to optimize O&M strategy and increase availability of commercial floating wind farm

Mathieu Priser - Naval Energies

Innovative development of Platform Mooring Connectors designed specifically for Floating Offshore Wind foundations

Greg Campbell - Smith - First Subsea Limited

Polymer springs for enabling high modulus synthetic fibre mooring solutions for deep water FOWT

Dr. Paul Mc Evoy - Technology From Ideas

The benefits of a smart & innovative controller solution for floating offshore wind farms

Matthieu Pettinotti - EOLFI

A Conceptual Design of Smart Spar FOWT applied for the 1 GW Floating Offshore Wind Farm, East Sea, Ulsan, Korea

Hyunkyoung SHIN - University of Ulsan