Circling the square

The £10.3 million facility is designed to test wave and tidal energy projects, offshore wind structures, and other marine technologies

The world’s first circular wave and tidal current test facility is using a package of ABB electrical and control equipment - including servo drives and low voltage variable-speed drives - to simulate energetic sea-states typically found in British, European and international waters.

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