Vessels and Access forum 2017

Windpower Monthly Vessels And Access Forum


ESNA is an independent ship design company for high-speed vessels.  We specialize in air cushioned catamaran/Surface Effect Ships (SES). Our main customers are ship-owners, vessel operators and shipyards.
ESNA operates at the crossroad between advanced military and commercial high speedcraft technology and the market for offshore renewable energy and maritime operations.
ESNA develops and realizes vessel designs with outstanding performance, seakeeping and comfort, higher speed and with lower power consumption and emissions for a greener future. 

Tidal Transit Ltd provide access, transport and crew transfer services to the industries of the North Sea. 
Operating from the North Norfolk coast we specialise in safe, speedy and efficient travel for those working in the offshore wind energy sector. 
Our fleet of custom-built, high specification wind farm work boats offer unparalleled stability and are crewed by fully qualified personnel with a thorough local knowledge and maritime experience.

Energy research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN) is the largest energy research institute in the Netherlands. With around 500 members of staff, we are active in projects both at domestically and abroad, in joint efforts with the industry, government authorities and research institutes.
We do this from our locations in Petten, Amsterdam, Eindhoven, Brussels and China. ECN’s research has a major influence on day-to-day life. In this, we perform an important role for the society of today and the future.

Global Renewables Shipbrokers is an independent ship broker specializing in offshore tonnage and offshore vessels that are available for projects harnessing wind, wave and tidal energy as renewable energy sources. Our team of thirteen ship brokers has established contacts over many years to the international ship broker and shipping industry and draws on an in-depth pool of technical expertise at the same time.
For many years GRS has been supporting its clients in global and independent procurement and bidding procedures and, in so doing, has not only assured them of adherence to and optimization of deadlines, but has also identified possible cost reductions with all important suppliers in the offshore industry.

Umoe Mandal is a leading company within development and production of advanced composite applications within maritime, oil & gas and naval industry. Main focus area is development of lightweight ships design and development and production of various structures, components and equipment packages in composites.
The company holds tailor made design, engineering and production facilities at Gismerøya in Mandal, and are one of the leading companies of its kind internationally. Domestically the company focus on maintenance and modifications for the Royal Norwegian Navy, in combination with internationally focus on vessels in composites and equipment packages/components.
In the recent years the company has delivered various R&D programs such as design of a new type of service vessel to the offshore wind industry, material research and test programs for composite materials and development of new vessels designs and composite components.

UPTIME International develops, markets for sale and rental, and installs motion compensated access equipment.
UPTIME develops total solutions with cargo handling, personnel handling, elevators, dual purpose pedestal and foundations and much more.

A+D is one of the worlds leading suppliers of Environmental Monitoring Systems (EMS) for the offshore oil and gas industry with more than 30 years of experience from offshore installations. Hundreds of oil rigs, FPSOs, drillships, oil terminals and other offshore and onshore installations have Weather Stations, Helideck Monitoring Systems (HMS) or EMS-systems designed, installed and serviced by A+D.
A+D can also supply Wind measurement systems for the wind energy market with special focus on the offshore windparks, including sensors and systems for Vessel Motion Monitoring, Sea Current measurements, Wave measurements, Meteorological and Oceanographic measurements, Structural stress measurements and SCADA systems.
A+D can also take full turn-key responsibility for Wind measurement systems, Weather Stations and complete Met mast instrumentation including sensors, data acquisition systems, communication systems, Power supply systems, Nav aids and more. This also includes design, documentation, installation, commissioning and later operation and maintenance support.

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