CONTROL AND SERVICES BUOYS
Our high stability control buoys can control, monitor and power a wide range of subsea equipment either directly or through wireless communication. This removes the need for a long static umbilical from the main host, associated trenching operations and complex host modifications. The capability can be further extended to the role of services buoys with equipment for additional duties such as power generation, pumping duties and hosting AUV’s.
DISCONNECTABLE TURRET FOR RENEWABLES (DTR)
Our DTR system is a step change improvement in safety and cost reduction for floating offshore wind. The DTR supports the mooring and power cables before the floating wind turbine arrives and during any tow to port operation, eliminating the need to lay the lines down on the seabed, which is a critical consideration in deep water. With the ability to rapidly connect and disconnect the FOWT from both moorings and power cables in one operation the DTR is a major innovation for floating wind.
SUBSEA GAS STORAGE
The unique features of SBT Energy gas tanks are the ability to store gas at either low pressure (LP) or high-pressure (HP). High pressure allows certain gases to enter the liquid phase, increasing the energy density and storage efficiency. Our LP solutions allow internal coating of the joints and avoiding the high strains in pipelines when laid by traditional methods. The gas storage (will additional liquids storage as required) is ideal for the Energy Transition for applications such as Hydrogen storage.