Aeroelastic, blade and cable testing

  1. Imperial College of London - Load Control and Aeroelastics Lab

  2. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - 100m Blade Test Facility

  3. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - Blade Rain Erosion Test Rig and Laboratory

  4. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - 50m R&D Blade Test Facility

  5. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - Dynamic Cable Test Rig

  6. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - HV & Materials Laboratory

Demonstration site

  1. EDF Energy - Renewables Offshore Demonstrator Wind Farm

  2. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - 27m Turbine Training Tower

  3. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - 7MW Demonstration Offshore Wind Turbine

  4. Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Rutherford Appleton Laboratory - Energy Research Unit (ERU) - Britwind H15 Wind Turbine

  5. Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) - National Offshore Wind Turbine Test facility (NOWTTF)

  6. TUV SUD NEL National Wind Energy Centre

  7. University of Cranfield - Wind Turbine Experimental Facility

  8. University of Exeter - Falmouth Bay Test Site (FaBTest)

  9. University of Exeter - South West Mooring Test Facility (SWMTF)

  10. Vattenfall, Technip and Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group (AREG) - European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre

  11. Wave Hub Ltd - Wave Hub Test Site

  12. Queens University Belfast – Portaferry Tidal Test Site

  13. SmartBay – MARETS

  14. EMEC – Wave Scale, EMEC Scale Wave Test Site (Scapa Flow)

  15. EMEC – Integrated Monitoring Pod

  16. EMEC – Full Scale Tidal

  17. EMEC – Full Scale Wave

  18. EMEC – Tidal Scale

  19. EMEC – WEC PTO, EMEC - European Marine Energy Centre

  20. PacWave

Drive Train/Dynamometer Testing

  1. Durham University - Energy Conversion and Drivetrain Research Laboratory

  2. Energy Technology Centre - Rotating Machinery Test Facility

  3. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - 15 MW Wind Turbine Nacelle Test Facility

  4. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - 1MW Powertrain Test Rig Facility

  5. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - 3MW Powertrain Test Rig Facility

  6. University of Cardiff - Machines Lab

  7. University of Sheffield - Electrical Machines & Drives (EMD) Laboratory

  8. University of Strathclyde - Powertrain Testing Facilities

  9. University of Edinburgh - 30kW Drive Test Rig

Electrical Systems Testing

  1. Newcastle University - Power Electronics, Drives and Machines Lab

  2. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - Grid Emulation (eGrid)

  3. Parsons Peebles Electric Motor & Generator Test Facility

  4. Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) - UK HVDC Test Centre

  5. University of Cardiff - Power Electronic Lab

  6. University of Cranfield - Electrical Machine Test and Validation Platform

  7. University of Edinburgh - Electrical Machines and Power Electronics Test Laboratory

  8. University of Manchester - National Grid Power Systems Research Centre

  9. University of Manchester - Power Electronics, Machines and Drives Test Laboratory

  10. University of Nottingham - Power Electronics, Machines and Control (PEMC) Testing Facilities

  11. University of Southampton - Tony Davies High Voltage Laboratory (TDHVL)

  12. University of Strathclyde - Distribution Network & Protection Laboratory

  13. University of Strathclyde - High Voltage Technologies & Electrical Plant Diagnostics

  14. University of Strathclyde - Power Networks Demonstration Centre

  15. University of Warwick - Power Electronics Applications Lab

  16. University of Exeter - Electrical Power Systems Laboratory

Foundations

  1. University of Dundee - Geotechnical Laboratory

  2. University of Surrey - SAGE (Surrey Advanced Geotechnical Engineering) Lab

Hydrodynamics

  1. Heriot-Watt University - Wave Basin

  2. HR Wallingford Fast Flow Facility

  3. Newcastle University - Hydrodynamics Laboratory

  4. University of Edinburgh - Curved Wave Tank

  5. University of Edinburgh - FloWave Ocean Energy Research Facility

  6. University of Liverpool - National Oceanography Centre

  7. University of Plymouth - Coastal, Ocean and Sediment Transport (COAST) Laboratory

  8. University of Strathclyde - Kelvin Hydrodynamics Laboratory

  9. University College Cork - Lir National Ocean Test Facility – Ocean Basin

  10. University College Cork - Lir National Ocean Test Facility – Wave & Current Flume

  11. University College Cork - Lir National Ocean Test Facility – Deep Ocean Basin

  12. University College Cork – Lir National Ocean Test Facility – Wave Watch Flume

  13. Queens University Belfast – Wide Wave Tank

Icing Tunnels and Marine Environment

  1. University of Cranfield - Icing Tunnel

  2. Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) SAMS Research Services Ltd (SRSL)

  3. University of Cranfield - Marine Environment Experimental Field Site

  4. University of Hull - Total Environment Simulator (TES)

Material Testing

  1. Doosan Power Systems Ltd - Materials, Corrosion and NDT Laboratories

  2. NPL - Composites, Adhesives and Polymeric Material Test Facilities

  3. TWI Materials and Corrosion Testing Laboratories

  4. University of Bristol - Bristol Composites Institute (ACCIS)

  5. University of Cardiff Morgan-Botti Lightning Laboratory

  6. University of Dundee - Scottish Marine And Renewables Test (SMART) Centre

  7. University of Manchester - The National Composites Certification and Evaluation Facility (NCCEF)

  8. University of Strathclyde - Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC)

Mechanical Components Testing

  1. Doosan Power Systems Ltd - Large Scale Component Testing Facility

  2. MacTaggart Scott Gearbox Test Rig

  3. Newcastle University - Design Unit Test Rigs

  4. University of Exeter - Dynamic Marine Component Test Facility (DMaC)

Meteorology and Radar

  1. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - National Offshore Anemometry Hub (NOAH) Offshore Met Mast

  2. Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Rutherford Appleton Laboratory - Energy Research Unit (ERU) Test Site Meteorology

  3. University College London (UCL) - NetRAD

Robotics

  1. Heriot-Watt University & University of Edinburgh - Edinburgh Centre for Robotics

  2. University of Bristol & Perceptual Robotics Bristol - Robotics Laboratory

  3. University of Liverpool - Centre for Autonomous Systems Technology (CAST)

Smart Energy

  1. Durham University - Smart Grid Laboratory

  2. Imperial College of London - Maurice Hancock Smart Energy Laboratory

  3. Keele University - Smart Energy Network Demonstrator (SEND)

  4. Newcastle University - Smart Grid Lab

  5. University of Birmingham - Smart Grid Lab

Structural Testing

  1. Energy Technology Centre - Structural Test Laboratory

  2. TWI - Integrity Management Laboratories

  3. University of Cranfield - Structural Integrity Laboratory

  4. University of Sheffield - Structural Dynamics Laboratory for Verification and Validation (LVV)

  5. NUI Galway – Large Structures Test Cell

Subsea Testing

  1. JFD National Hyperbaric Centre (NHC)

  2. Newcastle University - Neptune National Centre for Subsea and Offshore Engineering

  3. Newcastle University - Sensors, Electromagnetics and Acoustics Lab

  4. Newcastle University - Tyne Subsea - National Centre for Subsea and Offshore Engineering

  5. Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult - Subsea Docks

  6. University of Aberdeen - Oceanlab Sea Testing Facilities

Wind Tunnels

  1. Building Research Establishment (BRE) - Wind Tunnels

  2. Durham University - Wind Tunnels

  3. Energy Technology Centre - Wind Tunnel

  4. Imperial College of London - Wind Tunnels

  5. Loughborough University - Wind Tunnels

  6. University of Bristol - Wind Tunnel Laboratory

  7. University of Cranfield - Wind Tunnels

  8. University of Glasgow - Wind Tunnel Facilities

  9. University of Manchester - Wind Tunnels

  10. University of Southampton - Wind Tunnels

  11. University of Surrey - EnFlo Wind Tunnel