MPS News

MPS lands £3.5m of funding from UK Government

CGI image showing Marine Power Systems' devices at sea

Marine Power Systems have been awarded £3.5m of grant funding through the UK Government Floating Offshore Wind (FOW) Demonstration Programme to further develop their floating platform technology and wave energy converter. They are the only UK floating offshore wind developer to be awarded this funding. The programme supports the development of innovative floating offshore wind[…]

The ScotWind Auction and What It Says About The Future

ScotWind Auction illustration

Offshore wind will play a crucial role in delivering the UK’s net zero targets and a significant amount of that target will be delivered through floating offshore wind. The results of the ScotWind auction earlier this week sends an extremely positive signal to the whole offshore wind sector and technology developers such as Marine Power[…]

The Recyclability and Environmental Impact of Renewable Energy Technology

Photo showing a MPS device being towed at sea.

We are on a mission to help create a better future. One based on clean, affordable, renewable energy using the power of the ocean. As such environmental sustainability is baked into our vision and mission, but we are also aware that everything we do has an impact on the planet and if we are true[…]

MPS Appoints Black & Veatch to System Engineering and Coordination Role

Marine Power Systems wind farm (CGI image)

Black & Veatch has been selected to help guide Marine Power Systems across subsystem design coordination, systems engineering and the certification of Marine Power Systems’ unique and flexible floating wind and wave energy generation hardware. Black & Veatch is an employee-owned global engineering, procurement, consulting and construction company with deep experience and a long track[…]

MPS Appoints Principia on Platform Design and Engineering Job

MPS and Principia group photo

Principia will be supporting Marine Power Systems as Lead Contractor on the detailed design and engineering of their unique and modular floating platform technology. Bourbon Subsea Services will take a supporting role and bring their expertise in subsea engineering and project delivery – including procurement, fabrication and offshore installation. Principia, part of the Artelia Group,[…]

MPS Are Proud Sponsors of FOWT2021 – See You There!

FOWT 2021 poster

Marine Power Systems are proud sponsors of the world’s largest event dedicated to floating offshore wind turbines. It is an incredibly exciting time for the sector and floating technologies will play a critical role on the pathway to Net Zero. FOWT2021, Floating Offshore Wind Turbines, St Malo, France, 16th – 18th November 2021 Marine Power Systems is[…]

MPS Appoints Quoceant On Design and Engineering job

Marine Power Systems will be working with Quoceant on the detailed design of their innovative wave energy converter technology. This follows the successful preliminary design of the power take off system, also undertaken by Quoceant. The engineering team at Quoceant bring huge depth and breadth of experience and a long history of working on marine[…]

Marine Power Systems and Marine2o Join Forces to Produce Green Hydrogen

Marine Power Systems and Marine2o are to work together to develop integrated solutions to support the production of green hydrogen utilising marine vessels to transport this energy vector to market. This first collaboration will support the developing pathway in the UK and other markets to deploy MPS’ innovative offshore wind and wave energy capture devices[…]