Turbulence in Marine Environments: on time & delivering results

Partrac, the marine data acquisition experts, has completed the first turbulence survey for the Carbon Trust-managed Turbulence in Marine Environments (TiME) project. This is the first time that a survey has been designed specifically to measure turbulence using different methods and technologies so that each can be evaluated, and turbulence can be mapped across a tidal energy development site. ...Jul 22, 2014

Partrac CSM used in STELAR project - Mekong Rive

The Partrac Cohesive Strength Meter (CSM) is being used in the STELAR-S2S project. The overall aim of the STELAR project is to understand the importance of climatic and autogenic controls in determining the transfer of sediment from source-to-sink in one of the world's largest rivers - the Mekong. ...Jun 16, 2014

TiME Project - Data Collection Complete

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Partrac has successfully recovered all five ADCPs and the ‘Nemo’ Turbulence Monitoring system, from the Sound of Islay. This completes the first phase of data collection on the TiME project, and data processing is now underway. ...May 28, 2014

Turbulence in Marine Environments (TIME)

The Scottish Energy Minister Fergus Ewing has announced that the Scottish Government’s Marine Renewables Commercialisation Fund (MRCF) Array Technology Innovation Programme has made an award to a team of marine experts - to undertake a research project on Turbulence in Marine Environments (TIME) for measuring and evaluating turbulent effects in tidal arrays in Scottish Waters. This MRCF project will be managed by the Carbon Trust. ...Feb 26, 2014

Turbulence Workshop - RenewableUK Wave & Tidal 2014

Partrac is running a free workshop on turbulence, sponsored by The Crown Estate and The Carbon Trust, on Wednesday 26th February, prior to RenewableUK Wave & Tidal Conference & Exhibition, Belfast. ...Feb 13, 2014


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Turbulence Workshop - Presentations
Turbulence Workshop - Belfast, Feb 2014