/  01/01/2010  -  12/31/2014

SDWED

Structural Design of Wave Energy Devices

Partners: Aalborg University - Dept. of Civil Engineering - Wave Energy Research Group, DHI Water and Environment, DTU Mechanical Engineering, Det Norske Veritas, University of Bologna, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro/COPPE, Rambøll Oil & Gas A/S, Wave Energy Centre, Aalborg University Institute of Energy Technology, Sterndorff Engineering, Edinburgh University - Institute for Energy Systems
Duration: 1.1.2010 - 31.12.2014
Funding by: Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation
Client: Danish Council for Strategic Research
Persons in charge: Peter Kracht, Fabian Thalemann
Focus: Investigation of electrical and hydraulic PTO systems and energy storage solutions for wave energy converters


The project focuses on the development of design tools and a common design basis for wave energy devices towards cost reduction.