The masterclass content will support the attendees to choose and design adapted mooring systems from a techno-economic standpoint, but also control the installation requirements and maintenance of these systems.

The masterclass will be in English (presentations, discussions and visits).



An indicative agenda is provided below:

  • 8:00-8:30 Welcome coffee
  • 8:30-9:00 OPIN Introduction – WEAMEC
  • 9:00-11:00 Mooring introduction – Innosea
  • 11:00-11:15 Break
  • 11:15-12:15 Challenges and R&D – Innosea
  • 12:15-13:30 Lunch break
  • 13:30-15:30 Mooring components – Vryhof
  • 15:30-15:45 Break
  • 15:45-16:45 Installation – SEM-REV
  • 16:45-17:00 Transfer to the oceanic test facilities
  • 17:00-17:45 Technical visit (towing tank and wave tank)– Centrale Nantes



Masterclass attendance is free, under the following conditions:

  • Registration before 31st january 2020
  • Applications should be filled in the form available below
  • Attendees should be OPIN Members
  • Attendees should belong to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)
  • max 2 pers. from the same organisation. The organisation team reserves the right to limit to 1 person per organization depending on the number of registrations.

The total number of attendees will be limited to 15 people.

Travel Support up to 500€ is available to SMEs registered in Ireland or the Scottish Enterprise region.

This event is co-funded by Interreg North West Europe and Nantes Métropole.

Registration is closed for this event.