|Industrials partners||EDF, Subsea Tech|
|Cofinanceur publics||FUI (Single Interministerial Fund), FEDER & regional authorities|
|Year of labeling||2010|
|Year of co-financing||2011|
POWERMATE is a development and qualification project for a totally new concept of underwater wet-mate electrical connection for transmission of high power produced by particular systems of offshore renewable energy, while reducing costs and improving reliability compared to current solutions.
- Development of the connector and tool adapted to the needs of Marine Renewable Energy (medium / high voltage)
- Development of installation procedures
- Validation of the concept by hydrostatic testing, electrical testing and by pool tests in the sea.