Wave-tricity is looking to appoint contractors for various support services related to its wave energy development plans.

Pembrokeshire-based wave energy developer Wave-tricity is seeking towage and maritime support services provider who would be in charge of towing its 150 ton wave energy test barge in the Milford Haven area. Also, the contractor should be able to provide towage at short notice to support recovery of the barge in the event of an emergency.

Read more about the tender here.

Wave-tricity is also looking for design, engineering, maintenance and fabrication support for a wave energy research and development barge, that will be situated in the Milford Haven until July 2018. The contract will be a service agreement and work allocated on a call off basis up to a maximum value of £400,000.

This tender can be viewed here.

Wave-tricity received £4 million from the Welsh European Funding Office for the development of its wave energy device back in 2016. The device, called Ocean Wave Rower, has been deployed for trials off Pembrokeshire since March 2017.