Wave Hub is a South West Regional Development Agency project to create the world's largest test site for wave energy off the coast of Cornwall in the UK
Another picture from the Wave Hub overboarding operation on September 3 2010 around 16kms off the coast of Cornwall in South West England. @wavehub
Another picture from the Wave Hub overboarding operation on Setpember 3 2010 around 16kms off the coast of Cornwall in South West England. @wavehub
Another picture of Kurt Jackson sketching the @wavehub deployment operation 10 miles off the Cornwall coast.
Painter Kurt Jackson has been following @wavehub. Here he's sketching Nordica with Wave Hub suspended by crane.
@wavehub about to go over the side of Nordica.
@wavehub being readied for deployment. This picture was taken around midday, September 3.
Long shot of Nordica with @wavehub clearly visible on the right.
@wavehub being readied on the deck of the Nordica for deployment 10 miles off the coast of Cornwall.
Cable laying ship Nordica at dawn on Sept 3, a few hours into the operation to deploy @wavehub (suspended) on the seabed.
In this pic you can clearly see @wavehub's main cable from onshore and the four tails (right) that WECs plug into.
Here's @wavehub getting rigged for the lift onto the cable laying ship Nordica in Hartlepool, NE England.
Here's another @wavehub pic. You can see the ends of the four 'tails' on top of the carousel, cables underneath.
Check out this picture of @wavehub being loaded onto the cable carousel on the Nordica. Awesome!
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