FWP technical visit of the SEM-REV site

The third annual Floating Wind Power (FWP) Atlantic Forum, sponsored by its institutional partners - Brittany and the Pays de la Loire region– will be held from 19 to 21 September 2018. Centrale Nantes is co-organising the forum's technical visits, since the morning of the 21st September is set aside for a visit onboard ship of the Centrale Nantes SEM-REV offshore test site. SEM-REV is also one of test facilitiesTHeoREM research infrastructure.

On September 21, 2018 All day

On September 21, 2018 All day

Visit FLOATGEN, the first French floating wind turbine


All aboard in Le Croisic, for SEM-REV!

Outward leg: presentations in English

Welcome speech: Claire Hugues, regional representative, Pays de la Loire
  • Introduction to Centrale Nantes, LHEEA Laboratory and SEM-REV: Pierre Ferrant, LHEEA Director (Research Laboratory in Hydrodynamics, Energetics & Atmospheric Environment)
  • Overview of SEM-REV: Izan Le Crom, LHEEA research engineer, Centrale Nantes
  • Overview of FLOATGEN: Serge Gracia, Strategic projects manager and Maria Lyubimova, Sales engineer, IDEOL

Alongside the wind turbine, various FLOATGEN project partners will present technical features:

  • Serge Gracia and Maria Lyubimova, Ideol
  • Benoit Lange, Head of Sales & Marketing, France – Bouygues Travaux Publics
  • Izan Le Crom, LHEEA research engineer, Centrale Nantes


Return leg: Presentation of the Interreg NWE FORESEA project

  • Thomas Soulard, SEM-REV research engineer and feedback from successful bidders:
  • FMGC: Nicolas Saliot, research engineer
  • Nereis Environnement: Loïc Helloco, CEO
Published on October 1, 2018 Updated on October 1, 2018