Stingray Sub Sea Power Generation Pilot Plant Control System on-site Engineering & Commissioning
Modifications to PLC and SCADA software for control of hydrofoil angel to optimise power generation. Tide flow used to oscillate a hydraulic fin mechanism which in turn rotated a generator coupled to a top side re-generation drive. High speed data capture used to records all test results for later analysis for design improvements and large scale viability feasibility study.
Secondary ServiceAs Built Documentation, Control Systems Engineering, Pre-Commissioning & Commissioning, Projects Plans Procedures Specifications & Detailed Designs, SCADA HMI System Engineering, Start Up Audit Start Up & Process Optimisation
Start DateMay 2003
Consultant or EPCNone
Contract Value ($)30000
Project LocationMossbank House, Shetland, ZE2 9RB, United Kingdom
Execution OfficeBirmingham, United Kingdom
Scope of work
Modifications to PLC and SCADA software for control of sub-sea fin based hydrofoil unit to recover and optimise power generation.