- Great Dunmow, Essex
This High Voltage Engineer will provide design leadership for high voltage cable assemblies up to one megavolt.
- Recruiter: Essex X-Ray & Medical Equipment
- London (Greater)
- £25,000 - £30,000 starting salary, inclusive of on-target commissions.
Precision Microdrives (PMD) is a fast growing technology company that designs, produces and trades miniature electro-mechanical mechanisms
- Recruiter: Precision Microdrives
- Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
We are innovative, robust and fast growing business, whose main focus is to deliver continues improvement to existing products and offer new soluti...
- Recruiter: Helmet Integrated Systems / Gentex Corporation
- Uppsala (Stad) (SE)
The Swedish Institute of Space Institute (IRF) in Uppsala search for an analogue electronics engineer.
- Recruiter: Swedish Institute of Space Physics (IRF)
- Southampton, Hampshire
- £45,271 to £49,207 per annum
Responsible for technical oversight and project management of internally and externally funded innovation centre projects.
- Recruiter: National Oceanographic Centre
- Cumbernauld, Glasgow
- Grade: 6/7* £26,537 - £37,768*
Work as part of a growing dynamic team on a wide range of technical projects with particular emphasis on experimental validation and testing
- Recruiter: University of Strathclyde
- Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Mott MacDonald's highly successful Water and Environment Unit is recruiting an electrical engineer....
- Recruiter: Mott MacDonald
- Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Mott MacDonald's highly successful water business continues to win and deliver a fantastic amount of work....
- Recruiter: Mott MacDonald
- Competitive Salary & Benefits
Whats the opportunity? Opportunity to join a very dynamic, responsive and multinational Launcher team, focussed on rapid development, proving and manufacture to meet challenging programme...
- Recruiter: MBDA
- Scotland, Glasgow
Technical Design Authority - Marine Systems (Mechanical) Would you like to play an exciting and varied role working with the River Class Batch 2 (RCB2) vessels for the Royal Navy? We currently have a vacancy for a Technical Design Authority - Marine Syste
- Recruiter: BAE Systems
Offshore wind innovation funding awarded
Four companies will share more than £4m of funding from DECC's innovation competition for offshore wind
More than £4m of government funding has been awarded to four businesses lowering the costs of generating offshore wind energy.
2-B Energy, High Voltage Partial Discharge, SgurrControl and Ocean Resource have all been awarded funding under the Department of Energy and Climate Change’s (DECC) innovation competition, which aims to support research designed to bring down the cost of offshore wind energy.
Announcing the funding, Energy and Climate Change Minister Greg Barker said: "The UK is already the world leader in offshore wind, with more deployed than any other country.
"The benefits that offshore wind can bring are clear, from enhancing our energy security, reducing our dependence on imports and helping reduce our carbon emissions.
"Innovation is critical to cutting the cost of this low-carbon power source, which could in turn lead to lower bills for hardworking consumers."
The majority of the funding will go to 2-B Energy, which has been awarded almost £2.8m to develop a two-bladed turbine. The company said it is planning to trial the design onshore in the Netherlands, before installing an offshore version at a test site off the Scottish coast at Fife.
High Voltage Partial Discharge has been given £900,000 to trial technology to give an early warning of faults in HVDC cables, while SgurrControl will have £667,000 to work on a control system to reduce the stress placed on turbine blades.
Ocean Resource Ltd has been given £216,000 to develop an offshore wind turbine that is assembled on-shore and then towed out for site installation using tugs – an approach the company reckons could cut offshore wind energy costs by up to 15 per cent.
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