New ground modelling method for WaveRoller sites by LR

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A new and cost-efficient method to generate a 3D ground model of an offshore site by Lloyd’s Register. This innovative technique with no offshore drilling was used at the installation site of AW-Energy’s WaveRoller® in Peniche, Portugal.
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AW-Energy is a pioneer in the green economy and is the global leader in wave energy technology. Its flagship product, WaveRoller®, is a submerged wave energy converter based on a hinged panel that is attached to the sea bed in the near shore area. It generates electricity from the movement of the waves (surge phenomenon) and is connected to the electric grid onshore. The company is based in Finland, and operates in multiple continents cooperating with strong industrial partners including e.g. Lloyd's Register, Wärtsilä, Naval Group and DNV-GL. The company employs a highly professional and efficient team that manages a network of over 100 engineers and technical staff.