Test Campaigns

Product / Service

Planning, monitoring and support of test campaigns in laboratory and open sea [TRL3-6]: wave, tidal, offshore wind and cross-cutting

Main Contact: Eider Robles

Subproducts

Description

Experimental and numerical (CFD/BEM) tests of fluid-structure interaction in the 2D wave flume (both experimental and numerical).

 


 

Projects / PhD Thesis

  • MATHEO– Matemáticas Inteligentes para Eólica Offshore

 


 

Publications

Description

Development of geological cartographies of the seabed, structural studies of the rocky bottom, analysis of underwater geological risks and integration of data in geographic information systems.

 


 

Projects / PhD Thesis

  • MATHEO– Matemáticas Inteligentes para Eólica Offshore
  • Investigación de la geología del fondo marino de la CAPV (Contrato financiado por EVE)

Description

  • Dynamic tests in Hardware in the Loop (HIL) test-beds
  • Experimental validation of the design and modelling of generator, power electronics and control strategies in laboratory realistic environment

 


 

Projects / PhD Thesis

  • MARINET2– Leading access to Marine Research Facilities
  • OPERA – Sea Operating Experience to Reduce Wave Energy Cost

 


 

Publications

 


 

Resources

  • Electrical PTO Lab
  • Fully equipped laboratory for the design, assembly and measurement of power
  • More equipment here

Description

Corrosion assessment services and RTD projects including both field and lab research, corrosion, bio-fouling and mechanical degradation testing, inspection, monitoring and failure analysis, with both indoor labs and ocean corrosion expositions sites, both on-shore and off-shore.

 


 

Projects / PhD Thesis

  • MARINET2– Leading access to Marine Research Facilities
  • HARSHLAB

 


 

Publications

 


 

Resources

Description

Development and experimental validation of prototypes of new mechanical systems.

 


 

Projects / PhD Thesis

  • Desarrollo de un robot paralelo para operaciones mecánicas sobre superficies curvas complejas (Bizkaitek 2004)

 


 

Publications

  • A robot for non-destructive testing weld inspection of offshore mooring chains. A. Hernández, O. Altuzarra, V. Petuya, Ch. Pinto, E. Amezua. International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems 15, 2018
  • Small scale experimental validation of a numerical model of the HarshLab2.0 floating platform coupled with a non-linear lumped mass catenary mooring system. I. Touzon; V. Nava; Z. Gao; I. Mendikoa; V. Petuya. Ocean Engineering 200, 2020

 


 

Resources