Bombora Wave Power
Bombora Wave Power Pty Ltd has developed a membrane style wave energy converter called an mWave™. Resting on the sea floor, similar to a fully submerged reef, it is invisible from the shoreline. As ocean waves pass over the mWave, the membrane pumps air through a turbine to generate electricity. Bombora is currently setting up operations in Europe to complete the product development of the mWave and engage the supply chain.
Minesto is a leading ocean energy developer. Its patented and awarded product Deep Green is the only known, verified technology to cost-effectively produce energy from slow tidal and ocean currents. By adding a step of energy conversion compared to other technologies, Deep Green unlocks an untapped resource of renewable energy.
Morlais Marine Energy was established by Menter Môn following its appointment as the Managers for the West Anglesey Demonstration Zone by The Crown Estate. Menter Môn is a third sector social enterprise delivering projects across North Wales. In 2016 it was announced that eight tidal developers had been awarded berths in the demonstration zone.
Port of Milford Haven
The Port of Milford Haven delivers infrastructure and services to the traditional and emergent energy industry. We are a trust port driving regional prosperity through our investments. We host multiple developers and supply chain companies in Pembroke Port and are committed to supporting the cost effective commercialisation of the marine energy sector.
Wales, with a committed government, forward thinking businesses and dedicated Enterprise Zones, is a place where things happen quickly as our traditional energy sources innovate to reduce environmental impact and our renewable energies move into the mainstream. Marine energy has been identified as providing a significant contribution.
Environmental, sustainability and operational support delivered locally, nationally and internationally. Based at the heart of the renewables scene, Aquatera’s clients include leading marine technology developers, utilities, agencies and government. Their projects have covered energy strategies, SEA, EIA, environmental surveys, risk and resource assessments, operational plans, visualisation tools and awareness materials.
Atlas Professionals supplies the complete range of specialist recruitment and HR services in the Energy and Marine industries. Our personnel are present in all areas of the offshore sector, and are high calibre, competent professionals, focused on delivering projects on time and within budget.
Beckett Rankine provides an international body of marine civil engineering expertise with a wide and varied experience of working in the marine sector. Our specialisation enables us to focus on key technological developments specific to the sector so that we are at the forefront of new ideas and concepts.
Blackfish Engineering Design Limited
An agile, multidisciplinary, engineering team with a track record of delivering solutions through analysis, design, manufacture and testing of components and systems. We offer engineering design and product development services from concept stage to verified solution, or any individual stage of this process that integrates with your business needs.
British Hydropower Association
The British Hydropower Association (BHA) is the professional trade body representing the interests of the UK hydropower industry and its associated stakeholders in the wider community at regional, national and global levels. The BHA promotes hydropower, the pioneer of renewable energy, both at home and abroad, increasing awareness of its quality and scope.
Burges Salmon is a law firm that can advise marine energy projects on all aspects of development, build out and operation. We have many years of experience helping the wave and tidal sector to bring projects to fruition. Our experience is second to none, so if you would like to benefit from it, feel free to contact us.
C&P Engineering Services
C&P Engineering Services is an electrical and instrumentation contractor, specialising in providing high voltage electrical services to the marine energy and renewables sectors. Services include: High Voltage Electrical Design & Build Services – 11kV, 33kV & 132kV, Private Networks, Commissioning & Energisation, SAP (Senior Authorised Person) Engineering Services, Operation & Maintenance.
Coastal Science Ltd is an independent UK consultancy, whose specialist marine services can be summarised as: Modelling: High Resolution Site Characterisation, Resource Assessment and Array Optimisation. Survey: Specification, Management and On-Site Client Representation. Consultancy: Hydrodynamics, Water Quality, Marine & Oceanographic Support. Coastal Science has twenty years of specialist experience of the build and calibration of hydrodynamic models around the coast of the UK, Africa and the Middle East, and management of associated marine surveys.
Engineering Construction Industry Training Board
The ECITB is the skills, standards and qualifications body responsible for development of the engineering construction workforce across a range of industrial sectors including nuclear, oil & gas, power generation, renewables, pharmaceutical and food and water processing sectors. We work with employers and governments to attract, develop and qualify personnel in a range of craft, technical and professional skills & disciplines.
FAUN Trackway limited
FAUN Trackway Limited holds a prestigious reputation, with over 75 years’ experience in the design and manufacture of premium products and tailored solutions. Our expertise in fabrication, welding and painting convert into bespoke maunfacturing projects, and our esteemed partnerships ensure we are trusted with delivering complete and cost-effective results.
Greenaway Scott is a specialist Corporate and Commercial Law firm with experience advising clients in the renewable energy sector. We advise clients on corporate matters including investments, acquisitions and share sales, commercial contracts and intellectual property, employment law and commercial property law.
Kepler Energy is a UK company that has developed a novel, patented design for a next-generation tidal turbine, specifically designed to be deployed in ‘tidal fences’. The technology has been successfully tested to prototype stage. Kepler has also created significant intellectual property in the optimal design, deployment and integration of the turbines into tidal fences.
A key supply partner for wave and tidal energy projects from consultancy, survey, installation, vessel charter, diving services, maintenance and decommissioning, with an unrivaled experience in installing devices. Leask Marine remain at the forefront of the marine renewable industry to become arguably the world’s most experienced supply chain business.
Mainstay Marine Solutions
Mainstay Marine Solutions have a core team who have been designing and building workboats for over 30 years. With their specific engineering expertise, optimum location for marine based projects and extensive experience, Mainstay are the partner of choice for marine energy device and support vessel fabrication projects.
Marine Power Systems
Established in 2008, Marine Power Systems (MPS) is Wales’ leading homegrown wave energy technology developer. They have developed the patented and multi award winning WaveSub wave energy converter (WEC) device to provide sustainable, low cost renewable energy from the sea.
Marine Renewables Canada
Marine Renewables Canada aligns industry, academia and government to ensure Canada is a leader in providing ocean energy solutions to a world market. Their Vision is for a Canadian sustainable marine renewable energy sector, serving domestic and export power needs and providing projects, technologies and expertise in a global market.
MarineSpace Ltd is a specialist marine environmental and planning consultancy with offices in Southampton, Peterborough and Pembroke Dock. MarineSpace have particular experience in supporting the marine energy sector through the entire project life-cycle. Key services include site selection, EIA and consenting, survey design and management and stakeholder management.
Natural Resources Wales
Natural Resources Wales is a Welsh Government sponsored body, which became operational from 1 April 2013, when it took over the management of the natural resources of Wales. It was formed from a merger of the Countryside Council for Wales, Environment Agency Wales, and the Forestry Commission Wales, and also assumes some other roles formerly taken by Welsh Government.
Navmoor provides independent Aids to Navigations (AtoN), and mooring solutions, from consultancy to system design, manufacture, and installation, and maintenance. Based in Llangorse, South Wales, we hold a considerable stock of lanterns, buoys, mooring chain, anchors and sinkers. We also offer design, fabrication, installation, monitoring and maintenance services for custom floating platforms and monitoring buoys.
North Wales Tidal Energy
North Wales Tidal Energy & Coastal Protection Co Ltd is developing an integrated tidal impoundment and coastal protection scheme on the North Wales coast. The company’s proposals will deliver predictable renewable energy, help protect coastal communities from rising sea levels and make a significant contribution to the regional economy.
Nova designs, builds and operates tidal energy devices, and we develop sites for arrays of tidal turbines. Nova strongly believes that the way to achieve success is to demonstrate commercial devices at a small (sub-megawatt) scale, then scale up in size as the technology is proven: think big, start small.
Orbital Marine Power
Orbital Marine Power was founded in Scotland in 2002 to develop a low cost generating solution for the tidal stream energy sector. Following an incremental R&D and testing programme, the company launched the world’s most powerful tidal turbine, the SR2000 in 2016, which went on to generate over 3,000 MWh of electricity. Orbital’s tidal technology is designed around the use of locally based vessels towards low cost, responsive servicing operations maximising turbine uptime and the potential to engage with the local supply chain. The company has signed an agreement with the Morlais Tidal Energy Project, Anglesey towards the development of an array of its technology there.
ORE Catapult is the UK’s flagship technology innovation and research centre for advancing wind, wave and tidal energy. We work closely with partners from across industry and academia and have world-leading test and demonstration facilities. Our aim is to help reduce the cost of offshore renewable energy, supporting business growth and delivering UK economic benefit.
Pembrokeshire College is the county’s largest provider of a wide range of post-16 education and training. Situated in a modern, purpose-built campus in Haverfordwest, we offer young people and adults excellent training opportunities.
Renewable Risk Advisers
Renewable Risk Advisers is a specialist risk management consultancy and insurance broker with experience in risk mitigation across the renewables sector. They focus on developing companies and projects in the wave and tidal sector and have been active in Wales since 2009.
RenewableUK Cymru are the award-winning trade body for sustainable infrastructure and energy in Wales.
Seabright Group Ltd
Seabright Group is a video & data collection, service provider for air, land & sea operations; utilising unmanned vehicles, for inspections, survey’s and filming. Operating aerial drones, land crawler vehicles and underwater microROV’s. Safer, faster and cost-efficient way to increasing clients productivity.
SEACAMS2 is a £17M, three year project at Bangor and Swansea Universities, part- funded by the European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Government. SEACAMS2 is designed to support the marine renewable energy sector in Wales through collaborative R&D, providing companies with access to a wealth of scientific expertise, a range of survey vessels and the latest in surveying technologies
Simply Blue Energy
Simply Blue Energy Ltd. (SBE) was established in 2011 to bring together a qualified team capable of developing wave energy farms. SBE is initially concentrating its efforts in the oceans around Ireland and the UK. As a technology neutral wave farm developer SBE will always use the best available technology for each wave farm project.
Stephens Scown LLP
Stephens Scown is a law firm with one of the most experienced and dedicated renewable energy teams in the South West. They provide advice to all stakeholders involved in the supply chain, funding, development, acquisition and sale of wave and tidal assets. They are recognised by independent legal guide, Legal 500, which specifically highlights the expertise
of the team’s head Sonya Bedford.
Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay
Tidal Lagoon Power has secured permission to build the world’s first energy generating tidal lagoon. Developing infrastructure to harness the natural power of the tides, the ground breaking pathfinder, Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay is an iconic project that provides a scalable blueprint for a new, global industry.
TidalStream is a UK developer of TRITON platform systems that can support multiple tidal turbines enabling high MW ratings from a single installation. Now part of SCHOTTEL HYDRO, the first installations will incorporate SCHOTTEL In-Stream turbines in Canada.
Tocardo is a Dutch based company and global leader in tidal energy solutions. We are driven to develop state-of-the-art business solutions that maximise the potential of the tidal energy production worldwide. This ‘flow of energy’ delivers a solid, reliable volume of green energy. Tocardo has installed 10 turbines in 2016.
Transition Bro Gwaun
Transition Bro Gwaun is a community group with registered Company and Charity status. The key aims are the reduction of carbon emissions in response to global climate change, and the promotion of economic and social resilience of the local community in response to resource depletion.
Verdant Isles Ltd
Verdant Power has teamed up with Duggan Renewables to develop a number of sites in Ireland and the UK, with Verdant Isles being created as a vehicle to develop tidal farms. Within the next six years, Verdant Isles aims to have 40 MW of tidal energy commissioned, with multiples of the same coming on stream in the following years. This would mean an investment of €100m, plus the potential to create up to 250 sustainable jobs.
Wave Hub Ltd
Wave Hub Ltd is the operating company for Wave Hub, the pre-consented and purpose built test facility located off the North Cornwall coast, and the seabed leaseholder and Third Party Manager for the Pembrokeshire Demonstration Zone.
Wave-tricity is the owner and designer of the Ocean Wave Rower, a wave energy converter utilising well understood, reliable, robust and tune-able components allowing us to capture and convert the natural motion of the ocean into useable dependable power.
Since 1894 we have supported and serviced the marine industry from our bases in Milford Haven & Southampton. We have a modern, highly maintained fleet of vessels, barges & marine equipment, providing services to maintain port infrastructures, coastal power stations, renewable energy sites & national & international domestic shipping activities