This report will collect high level algorithms to be used together with the monitoring system in order to establish a Condition Based Maintenance (CBM) strategy as well as the potential economical impact of the different implementation options.
Description of the results of the testing of different composite materials in sea water, including the influence of loading sequences, providing a more appropiate composite material performance data in marine applications.
The RealTide deliverable D1.4 - Methodology for the fatigue assessment of composite material blades provides the industry with a methodology for the evaluation of fatigue life of tidal turbine blades and loading test for composite materials in sea water that can be integrated in existing guidelin
The RealTide Deliverable D1.2 - RAM Assessment Report provides a description of the results of a reliability, availability and maintainability (RAM) assessment conducted on a generic tidal turbine. Critical systems and components will be identified.