Partners

From the outset, Ideol has forged strong and long-lasting partnerships with major financial institutions and industrial groups as well as leading academic institutions. Ideol continues to develop new partnerships, with a view to contributing to the structuration of a competitive sector for offshore floating wind turbines.

Furthermore, Ideol is a member of Wind Europe (ex-European Wind Energy Association), the world’s largest wind energy network representing the interests and supporting the growth of the wind industry by shaping its regulatory framework to promote longterm investment opportunities.

 

Industrial partners

Partnership in Ireland for a pipeline of 1 GW floating offshore wind projects

Partners since : 2017
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Commercial and technology partnership as part of the design and engineering of two floating demonstrators in Japan (Hitz is member of a consortium led by Marubeni)

Partners since : 2014
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Construction of the hull until offloading (exclusive partnership for the markets of France, Morocco and Hong-Kong)

Partners since : 2013

Preliminary collaboration aiming at designing, engineering and constructing floating offshore wind turbines using Ideol’s technology for the Taïwanese market

Partners since : 2015
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Areva Le Creusot : Optimisation of the metallic component of the mooring interface for the foundation, as part of the Oceagen research & development project

Partners since : 2014

(Formerly called REpower system) Supply of the wind turbine (4 units of 6,15 MW) for the Eolmed project 

Partners since : 2016
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Optimisation of the anchoring connectors as part of the Oceagen research & development project

Supplying of the mooring system for the Floatgen project

Partners since : 2014
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Optimisation of the cable-based mooring system as part of the Oceagen research & development project

Partners since : 2014

Supplying of the wind turbine for the Floatgen project

Partners since : 2016

Qualification of nylon mooring lines within the frame of the MRCF project

Coupled analysis on the Floatgen and the Japan projects

Partners since : 2015

Qualification of nylon mooring lines within the frame of the MRCF project

Partners since : 2015

Development of a floating substation within the frame of the Optiflot project 

Partners since : 2016

Development of a floating substation within the frame of the MRCF project

Partners since : 2016

Developer and operator of the Japan project 

Partners since : 2015
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Development of the pilot floating wind farm Eolmed off the Languedoc coast

Partners since : 2013

Academic partners

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Defining and carrying out tests to check the key mooring components as part of the Oceagen research & development project

Partners since : 2014

Provision of the SEM-REV test site as part of the installation of a floating demonstration project : Floatgen

Partners since : 2013
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Supporting measures during the design phase of the Floatgen project (loads calculation, data analysis system during operation)

Participation in the Lifes50+ project (adaptation of the foundation to 10 MW wind turbines)

 

Partners since : 2013
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Technical support with the design of the floating foundation

Partners since : 2012

Design review and validation of the Japan project ; completion of tank tests 

Partners since : 2015
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Optimisation of the coupling software for wind turbines/floating foundations 

Partners since : 2012
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Development of integrated competence in the wind turbine control system 

Partners since : 2012

Financial partners

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Financial assistance in the amount of € 7m granted through the Investments for the Future programme (PIA) as part of the Oceagen research & development project

Partners since : 2014

Stake acquisition as part of the Series D

Partners since : 2016
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Stake acquisition as part of the Series C

Partners since : 2014
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FP7 subsidies as part of the Floatgen and H2020 project for the Lifes50+ project

Partners since : 2013
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Stake acquisition as part of the Series B and C

Partners since : 2013
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Stake acquisition as part of the Series B and C

Partners since : 2013

Refundable advances and innovation loans

Partners since : 2011
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Regional loan for new business start-ups

Partners since : 2011
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