Winning solutions for offshore wind


Floatgen is the first wind turbine to be installed off the French coast. Equipped with a floating foundation designed by the French expert, Ideol, and built by Bouygues Travaux Publics...
Ideol has performed a new capital-raising round including finance from Tertium and several other historic company shareholders (PACA investissement, FCPR Emergence Innovation 1 & Demeter 3...
No less than 10 technology developers and associations (Ideol, Mac Askill, Hexicon, Glosten, Gicon, Principe Power, RES, Atkins, Cobra, Floating Power Plant) gathered to found “Friends of Floating...

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27/09/2016 to 30/09/2016 | Hamburg
WindEnergy (reunion of Hamburg Messe and EWEA) gathering onshore and offshore wind professionnals will be...
éolien flottant USA
03/10/2016 to 04/10/2016 | Newport
One of the biggest offshore wind - dedicated event in the USA will take place...

Ideol fires floater start gun - 01/06/2016

Ideol Secures EUR 3 Million to Advance Its Floating Foundation - 31/05/2016

Floating wind wins friends with UK lobbying group - 18/05/2016

Floating in the wind

Pes wind - 01/04/2016
Proud to see our hydrodynamics engineer Lucie introducing Ideol's paper at 1 day 13 hours ago
RT : es el primer aerogenerador flotante con estructura anular desarrollado y patentado por 2 days 14 hours ago
RT : Le flotteur pour les en mer diviserait par 2 le coût de l’éolien 2 days 21 hours ago
RT : Bruno Geschier directeur commercial / marketing souligne le dynamisme japonais et la qualité des relations FR/JP 5 days 16 hours ago
RT : 1ère éolienne en mer en France by & & 6 days 14 hours ago
RT : Floatgen France’s first offshore with and 6 days 21 hours ago

Key figures

  • 1specialty : floating foundations
    for the offshore wind industry
  • 3patents families
    including "Damping Pool®"
  • 3full scale demonstrators
    under developement
  • 7entrepreneurship,
    innovation and environnement awards
  • 13nationalities represented
    in the team
  • 22 million euros
  • 60+ people,
    essentially engineers
  • 2015First commercial contract

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Industrial partners

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  • logo arcelor Mittal
  • logo Marit
  • logo LeBéon Manufacturing
  • logo Areva
  • logo Bouygues
  • logo Gamesa
  • logo quadran

Academic partners

  • logo Iffstar
  • logo Université de Stuttgart
  • logo Ecole centrale de Marseille
  • logo NREL
  • logo INRIA

Financial Partners

  • logo programme investissements d'avenir
  • logo PACA investissement
  • logo FP7 commission européenne
  • logo demeter
  • logo conjoint sofimac et soridec
  • logo région Provence alpes côte d'Azur
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