Scottish Development International Team EMEA visit the NDC

We welcomed Lynn Grieve, Global Head of Energy and Low Carbon Transition, Scottish Development International and colleagues from its EMEA offices to the NDC.

Published: 18th October 2022

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NDC Seminar Series 8

Great presentations from NDC researchers, Dr Sam Cauvin, Arturo Regalado Ruiz de Chavez and Dr Rajesh Sriramadasu at the NDC Seminar Series 8.

Published: 6th October 2022

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Publication in Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science

Congratulations to our research fellow Alethea Madgett on her recent publication presenting important findings from an ecological study of a commercially important fish species and the influence of offshore oil and gas structures on its behaviours and reproduction and the necessity for evidence based management strategies for decommissioning and/or late-life management.

Published: 27th September 2022

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Climate Strategies North Sea Workshop Delegates visit NDC

Representatives from academia, industry, and civil society participating in the North Sea Climate Strategies workshop visited the NDC on 20th September 2022. The visit provided a great opportunity to showcase how our research expertise and technology is contributing to projects in renewables and decarbonising decommissioning activities and was a fitting end to the workshop.

Published: 26th September 2022

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National Decommissioning Centre and Nuclear Decommissioning Authority launch research partnership

The partnership will seek to draw on current research taking place at the NDC and the University of Aberdeen to deliver a programme of research that will provide benefit to both the nuclear and offshore energy sectors.

Published: 22nd September 2022

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Fully Funded PhD Projects in Floating Wind working with ORE Catapult and National Decommissioning Centre

Three PhD projects co-funded by ORE Catapult, the NDC and the School of Engineering at the University of Aberdeen are currently advertised on FindAPhD with a closing date of 12th September for applications. Dr Marcin Kapitaniak and Professor Richard Neilson from the University of Aberdeen are coordinating the projects at the NDC in Newburgh.

Published: 16th August 2022

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XIX Symposium of Mexican Studies and Students in the UK visit the NDC

The NDC hosted their first industry session on 28th July 2022 on offshore technology and policy for the energy transition.

Published: 16th August 2022

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NDA Digital Fluidity Workshop

The NDC hosted the NDA’s Cross-Industry workshop connecting people from different companies across different industries to share good practices on decommissioning. The digital fluidity challenge exists across multiple sectors. Net Zero and decommissioning opportunities are driving an ongoing requirement for clarity and competence in digital skills.

Published: 28th July 2022

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CNR International Decommissioning Team and Engineering Development visit NDC

The NDC hosted CNR International on 27th June when there were good discussions, a tour of the NDC premises and a demonstration of the capabilities of our simulator.

Published: 18th July 2022

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National Decommissioning Centre and ORE Catapult form floating offshore wind research partnership

The research partnership with NDC and ORE Catapult initially consists of three PhD projects, each focusing on a different aspect of offshore wind development, including the simulation of floating offshore wind turbine (FOWT) systems, design optimisation of these systems, and environmental concerns.

Published: 8th June 2022

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