Apr 20

Roxtec has provided its waterproof sealing solution to the largest and most powerful tidal turbine in the world. The deal with Scotrenewables Tidal Power Limited involved Roxtec supplying the new SR2000 2MW floating turbine which is 65m long, 3m diameter and weighs 550 tons. Once launched later this year, the SR2000 will undergo an intensive demonstration program at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), following which it will be offered to the global tidal industry as a technology with the lowest cost of energy in the sector. Roxtec’s super strong watertight seals have been installed to protect the turbine’s vital control systems from... Read more