Facilities

The Ocean University of China's large tank facility
The Ocean University of China's large tank facility

Facilities at The University of Southampton:

  • Flumes for small scale experiments using porous disc rotor simulators
  • 0.8m diameter fully gauged 3 blade 1/20th scale tidal turbine

Facilities at The University of Liverpool:

  • High Speed Water Flume, Mechanical Laboratory
  • Wave Flume, Hydraulic Laboratory
  • Wave-current recirculation flume, Hydraulic Laboratory

Facilities at The Ocean University of China:

  • wind-wave-current tank, 60mx36mx(1.5m-6m)
  • equipped with multi-directional wave maker
  • multi-directional current making system
  • overhead equipped computerized planar motion X-Y carriage system
  • the internal wave tank

Facilities at The National Oceanography Centre:

  • Access to British Oceanographic Data Centre and expertise in marine data handling
  • UK research vessel RRS Discovery and opportunistic observing systems
  • Support from National Marine Facility, NOC (Southampton) including instruments and technicians High Speed Water Flume, Mechanical Laboratory

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