Offshore Wind Innovation Challenges announced

Offshore Wind Innovators, the initiator of the annual Offshore Wind Innovation Challenge, has announced the 3 challenges for the 2019 edition. Dutch SME’s and start-ups can submitt their innovative solutions for one of the challenges before June 10.

Challenges 2019
– Deutsche Windtechnik is asking for a device or method to measure the present stress within the elongated bolt, without knowing the initial length of the bolt.
– Deutsche Windtechnik is looking for a tool or equipment to protect bolts and nuts against corrosion
– TKI Wind op Zee and TKI Maritiem challenge you to generate concepts for CO2 neutral shipping for offshore wind in the area of the CTVs or SOVs.

During the summer, the selected parties will participate in a masterclass and bootcamp. The final is on 12 September. Last year’s winner was Ridderflex.