Hosting services

 

Several scales/levels of testing are offered: fixed and floating experimental devices, special structures, testing of components in the marine environment, operational testing in operation of marine technologies, optimization of equipment at sea and, in general, any test of technologies, concepts or experimental services in the marine environment.

The access requests will be attended by the competitive open access MARHIS website.

  • Not connected to electrical grid

Allowing research and development of devices related to renewable energies, as well as other offshore technologies (e.g. installation of aquaculture devices, wind and wave systems, launching devices, mooring observation devices, etc.). Capacity is limited to the space and depth available within the reserve area managed by PLOCAN.

  • Connected to electrical grid

Allowing research and development of devices related to renewable energies, as well as other offshore technologies, by means of possible connections to electrical and communications infrastructure (REDSUB). There area two 5 MW / 13.2Kv connections available.

For carrying out tests (corrosion, vibrations, sensors, etc.), the capacity is limited to the useful space of the requested installation / equipment

In addition to the facilities offered, there is the possibility of installing sensors, anchor lines, and other scientific-technical devices. Service on-demand and after studying the request.

Service modes
  • Remote

The experiment is carried out by PLOCAN technical personnel and the presence of the user is not needed.

  • Partially remote

The user may access at some parts of the experiment. 

  • On-site

The user is present throughout the experiment.


This service is mainly offered at the Test Site and is subject to a fee.
However, you can request hosting in all the described facilities.