Winning solutions for offshore wind


The French Government announced last Friday that it has selected Eolmed, the consortium assembled around Ideol’s floating technology, for the development and construction of a 25MW Mediterranean...
Less than a month after the official launch of Ideol’s first demonstrator (Floatgen), Hitachi Zosen and Ideol have signed a contract launching the construction phase of their 2 floating offshore...
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...

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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...
07/11/2016 to 09/11/2016 | Copenhagen
Bruno Geschier has been asked for having a speaking slot about " Scale-Up Of Wind...
15/03/2017 to 16/03/2017 | Marseille
Marseille and its beautiful sunny Mediterranean setting will once again host the world’s largest floating...

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
RT : Bravo et Quadran lauréates de l'AAP flottant ! 2 days 8 hours ago
at Ideol ! Thanks Yohan P. for catching on our floater but ! 2 days 8 hours ago
RT : Éolien flottant : deux premiers parcs attribués en France 3 days 1 hour ago
Ideol’s at the core of the Mediterranean’s first 3 days 3 hours ago
La technologie Ideol retenue par pour Gruissan, 1ère ferme éolienne flottante de Méditerranée ! Quadran 3 days 7 hours ago
RT : L'éolien flottant, c'est parti pour des fermes pré-commerciales en France! 3 days 9 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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