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WavEC Events

Seminar 2013

Powering the Future: Portugal and Holland join forces in Offshore Renewables

On the 25th of November WavEC Offshore Renewables organised its annual seminar, this year in partnership with the Embassy of the Netherlands. It took place at the Electricity Museum in Lisbon, Portugal.


The conference aimed to stimulate a debate about which directions Portugal needs to follow in order to place itself as a world player in the ocean energy sector as a producer of equipment, service provider and facilitator of the development of projects at Portuguese Seas.

Opening Session

Artur Trindade, Secretary of State for Energy
Marieke Monroy-Winter, Chargé d’Affaires, Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
António Sarmento, WavEC


WavEC activities


Session I Supply Chain / Moderator: Rui Barros


Session II Structural Public and Private Support / Moderator: Teresa Bertrand, ENERGYIN


Session III Installation, Operation and Maintenance / Moderator: Manuel Heitor, IST

1) Access Regulation to the Pilot Zone (S. Pedro de Moel) - João Cardoso
2) Nautical safety of wind turbine farms offshore Netherlands - Ton Bos, (HMC) Hydrographic Maritime Consultants
3) Peniche Shipyards activity on wave energy prototypes - José Miguel Silva, Estaleiros Navais de Peniche
4) Offshore access as easy as crossing the street - Thomas Massink, Ampelmann
5) State of the Art of Offshore Mooring Ropes - Alberto Leão, Lankhorst Ropes


Session IV Technology and Innovation / Moderator: Miguel Marques, PWC


26th November 2013

Matchmaking event "Opportunities for cooperation on marine renewables between Portugal and The Netherlands”
Venue: Rua do Sacramento à Lapa, 40


On the 26th of November a matchmaking event was organised, also in coordination with the Embassy of the Netherlands dedicated to business oportunities between portuguese and entities from the Netherlands in the marine renewable sector.

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