Making sure the risk-free manufacturing of renewable vitality


Paris, December 1, 2020,

A consortium led by Atos has been chosen by Ailes Marines – a business 100{312eb768b2a7ccb699e02fa64aff7eccd2b9f51f6a579147b7ed58dbcded82a2} owned by Iberdrola, in cost of the construction, set up and procedure of an offshore wind farm in the Bay of Saint-Brieuc, France – to apply mission essential communications options and assure maritime coordination functions for its new wind farm venture. With construction operate on the farm established to start off in the initially semester of 2021, Atos will assure that all functions at sea are run seamlessly, in buy to assistance Iberdrola deliver clear, dependable vitality for the setting.

Atos will apply a full operational maritime coordination center situated in Pleudaniel (Brittany, France) to coordinate, watch and document all traffic in and around the construction place, working 24/7 during the construction phase. While constructing and taking care of a wind farm of 103 km2 is a really complicated procedure where by lots of operators and businesses are circulating in the offshore web site, the Atos resolution allows Ailes Marines to assure that all of its on-web site functions run smoothly and that only authorized men and women and gear circulate in the place. This center will notably help Ailes Marines’ groups to sign up and keep track of vessels and their crew in serious time for greatest on-web site safety, to assure safety of the offshore functions in the farm (such as a ‘Permit to work’ process) or to plan and watch offshore functions according to the weather forecast. For this coordination center, Atos will operate in partnership with SeaRenergy, a major service provider of engineering products and services as well as offshore maritime, QHSE and staffing options for the offshore wind market. In this venture SeaRenergy will supply hugely qualified maritime management staff.

Atos will also established up a unified essential voice communication platform that will allow for helicopters, ships, and operational groups doing the job on the offshore farm to talk seamlessly concerning them or with the coordination center, in and around the wind farm[1]. In a unpredictable setting, sixteen,three km absent from the shore, where by the usual telecom networks do not operate, the Atos resolution is designed in these a way that communication concerning operators is assured in all disorders, using satellite telephones as back up, and can be utilised to manage incidents and emergencies.

Both methods will keep on being operational right after the construction phase and will assistance Ailes Marines all over the exploitation period, when the 62 turbines will be operational.

“Extreme environments contact for particularly dependable communication options and we were being wanting for a French expert to assistance coordinate and secure our initially offshore wind farm in France. The expertise of the Atos groups, their know-how of offshore and the really unique electronic and OT systems affiliated with this place are really valuable to us.” stated Javier Garcia Perez, President of Ailes Marines and International Offshore Director of Iberdrola.

“We are proud to assistance Iberdrola in its initially offshore wind farm venture in France, by securing its wind turbines to assure the risk-free manufacturing of environmentally friendly electric power. Atos aims to pioneer in decarbonization for the reward of all its stakeholders and we are keen to assistance customers in their sustainable initiatives.” stated Bernard Payer, Head of Essential Interaction Methods, Atos. “Offshore wind farms are significant and essential infrastructures in remote and harmful areas. Constructing on our effective partnership with Ørsted, and now on our connection with Iberdrola, Atos is extra than ever a leader in essential communications for offshore wind vitality.”

“We are delighted to assistance Iberdrola getting a single of the initially movers in the French offshore wind industry,” stated Dr. Benjamin Vordemfelde, CEO of SeaRenergy. “We are wanting forward to contributing our expertise and qualified abilities from other initiatives in Europe to the vitality changeover in France and also generate remarkable new work for the neighborhood workforce in the Saint-Brieuc place.”

The Saint-Brieuc offshore wind farm will be crafted by Ailes Marines – thoroughly owned by Iberdrola, the premier vitality team in Spain and world leader in wind energy – in the bay of Saint-Brieuc, Brittany, sixteen.three kilometers off the coastline. When accomplished, the 496 MW wind farm will make 1,820 GWh per calendar year, which is equivalent to the yearly electric power consumption of 835,000 inhabitants. The basis set up functions will start in the initially semester of 2021 the wind farm will be thoroughly operational in 2023. The deal with Atos and SeaRenergy will outcome in the creation of 10 skilled work in France. Atos will also mobilize about 10 men and women for the set up period of the specialized gear.

Atos is a international leader in essential communications for windfarms and delivers mission-essential communications for Ørsted offshore wind farms throughout the world.

In June 2020, Atos declared its motivation to obtain net-zero carbon emissions by 2035, increasing its ambitions on decarbonization even even further, positioning decarbonization as a core aspect of its development strategy and the business as the decarbonization leader in its market.



[1] The process will supply communications all over the port place, transit routes and construction place up to twelve nautical miles offshore

About Atos:
Atos is a international leader in electronic transformation with one hundred ten,000 workforce in 73 countries and yearly earnings of € twelve billion. European number a single in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Superior-General performance Computing, the Group offers close-to-close Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Major Info, Company Programs and Electronic Place of work options. In the United kingdom & Ireland Atos delivers small business technologies options for some of the country’s premier public and personal sector organisations The Group is the Around the world Information and facts Technology Lover for the Olympic & Paralympic Video games and operates below the makes Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), shown on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The objective of Atos is to assistance design the future of the info area. Its abilities and products and services assistance the improvement of know-how, instruction and exploration in a multicultural strategy and add to the improvement of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group allows its clients and workforce, and users of societies at significant to reside, operate and establish sustainably, in a risk-free and secure info area.

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About SeaRenergy:
SeaRenergy team is an impartial service provider of complete products and services to all offshore wind market stakeholders. The team consists of SeaRenergy offshore with workplaces in Hamburg, Den Haag and Limassol and its daughter providers Con4Mare and Elbe-1. SeaRenergy is concerned in the complete benefit chain of offshore wind from arranging and allow via set up and procedure & upkeep. Launched in 2010, SeaRenergy gives consulting and engineering products and services as well as offshore maritime products and services, QHSE products and services, and the full selection of offshore gurus.

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