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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




LORC 2014 Symposium:

Offshore support structures for WTGs

Cutting costs of offshore wind energy through innovation, smarter and cheaper production and installation of offshore wind turbine substructures are the common goals for a whole host of international experts who gathered on 12 September 2014 at the LORC Testing Centre.

Keynote lecturers from Siemens Wind Power, Force Technology and DONG Energy focussed on future support structure concepts and experts shared their views on cost reduction through innovation. See the available presentations:

Read the programme schedule of the LORC Symposium 2014 here. 

LORC is currently establishing the LORC Component and Substructure Testing centre in cooperation with industrial partner FORCE Technology. The test centre was presented during the event at which numerous experts from industry, consultancy and academia presented their innovative work within the three themes of the day: cost reduction, wave loads and production of offshore support structures. The programme schedule included a visit to the production site of Bladt Industries.


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