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LORC tests and demonstrates technology for harvesting renewable energy offshore

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Meeting industry’s needs for environmental testing of large components for offshore use is now one step closer with the ordering of a climatic chamber for a new LORC test centre.

Read more about the environmental testing of structures here




About LORC

LORC is a non-profit and independent commercial foundation that was founded in 2009 by the major players in the offshore renewables sector. The aim is to improve product reliability and consequently lower the Cost of Energy extracted from green offshore sources.

With the ambition of becoming a leading center for knowledge, innovation, testing, and demonstration of green offshore technology internationally, LORC works to design and construct state-of-the-art test facilities that are directly useful for the industry. The goal is to boost the competitiveness of green offshore energy.

Our activities include innovation, testing, and demonstrating the existing technological solutions within, for instance, deep water foundations, wind turbine drive trains, and production methods such as welding techniques.

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