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SUPERGEN Wind Phase 2 - tth Training Seminar

The Consortium held its 5th training seminar on 23rd and 24th October 2012 in Edinburgh hosted by EDPR. The seminar featured presentations by EDPR and academic partners with a workshop session on the first afternoon. The training finished with a visit to the Energy Systems Institute at Edinburgh University.

Event information:

Date: 23-24 October 2012

Location: Waterloo Suite, APEX Waterloo Place Hotel, 23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3BH

Agenda: Tuesday, the 23rd October 2012

9:00-9:45

Presentation of EDPR
Tom LoTurco
Presentation of Supergen Wind
Bill Leithead

9:45-10:30

Overview of offshore wind industry
Enrique Alvarez - Uria, EDPR

10:30-11:30

Offshore Project Development and Funding
Tom LoTurco, EDPR

11:30-11:45

Coffee Break

11:45-12:15

Offshore wind resource assessment
Ignacio Láinez, EDPR

12:15-12:45

Offshore grid connection, transmission & distribution
Francisco Galván, EDPR

12:45-13:30

Offshore logistics, engineering and construction
Noelia Alvarez, EDPR

13:30-14:30

Lunch

14:30-18:00

Workshop (moderated by Dan Fitch, EDPR)
>> Group 1 - Challenges of offshore wind supply chain
>> Group 2 - Challenges of offshore Operations & Maintenance

19:30

Dinner
TBC

Agenda: Wednesday, the 24th October 2012

09:00-09:45

SUPERGEN WIND 2 Activity Overview – ConnectionTechnology for Large Offshore Wind Farms.
Mike Barnes, Manchester University

09:45-10:30

SUPERGEN WIND 2 Activity Overview – Offshore Wind Farm Aerodynamics & the Environment.
Simon Watson, Loughborough University

10:30-10:50

Coffee Break

10:50-11:15

The Power Adjusting Controller.
Adam Stock, University of Strathclyde

11:15-11:40

Assessing the Operational and Maintenance Cost of Future Offshore Wind Farms using Monte Carlo Methods.
Behzad Kazemtabrizi, Durham University

11:40-12:05

Modelling the Loading on Turbine Sub-Sea Structures.
Jamie Luxmoore, Manchester Metropolitan University

12:05-12:30

Automatic Wind Turbine Gear Fault Detection and Diagnosis.
Donatella Zappala , Durham University

12:30-13:30

Lunch

14:30-17:00

Offsite Visit.
TBC

 
 
 
     
Last updated :

01-Nov-2012