MHK Technologies/SurgeWEC

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Technology Profile
Primary Organization Resolute Marine Energy Inc
Project(s) where this technology is utilized MHK Projects/SurgeWEC Ocean Testing 1
MHK Projects/Ocean Trials Ver 2
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Oscillating Wave Surge Converter
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TRL 5/6: System Integration and Technology Laboratory Demonstration
Technology Description A bottom mounted hinged flap that oscillates in response to surface wave activity

Mooring Configuration TBD
Optimum Marine/Riverline Conditions Devices positoned just outside of the surf zone in hard bottom environment
Technology Dimensions
Length (m) 3
Width (m) 3
Height (m) 3

Dry Mass (kg) 2000
Technology Nameplate Capacity (MW) 0 03
Device Testing
Date Submitted 6/28/2012

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