Atos to support Ailes Marines in securing Saint-Brieuc offshore wind farm in Brittany, France

Making sure the secure generation of renewable electricity


Paris, December one, 2020,

A consortium led by Atos has been selected by Ailes Marines – a firm one hundred% owned by Iberdrola, in demand of the construction, set up and operation of an offshore wind farm in the Bay of Saint-Brieuc, France – to employ mission essential communications methods and assure marine coordination functions for its new wind farm job. With construction get the job done on the farm established to begin in the 1st semester of 2021, Atos will assure that all functions at sea are operate seamlessly, in buy to help Iberdrola deliver cleanse, dependable electricity for the environment.

Atos will employ a entire operational marine coordination center found in Pleudaniel (Brittany, France) to coordinate, watch and document all targeted visitors in and all around the construction spot, functioning 24/seven during the construction stage. Even though creating and managing a wind farm of 103 km2 is a incredibly intricate procedure the place quite a few operators and organizations are circulating in the offshore site, the Atos resolution permits Ailes Marines to assure that all of its on-site functions operate easily and that only approved people and tools flow into in the spot. This center will notably allow Ailes Marines’ teams to sign up and keep track of vessels and their crew in real time for best on-site stability, to assure safety of the offshore functions in the farm (such as a ‘Permit to work’ process) or to system and watch offshore functions according to the weather forecast. For this coordination center, Atos will get the job done in partnership with SeaRenergy, a foremost provider of engineering companies as perfectly as offshore marine, QHSE and staffing methods for the offshore wind sector. In this job SeaRenergy will present hugely experienced marine management staff.

Atos will also established up a unified essential voice interaction system that will enable helicopters, ships, and operational teams performing on the offshore farm to talk seamlessly concerning them or with the coordination center, in and all around the wind farm[one]. In a unpredictable environment, sixteen,3 km away from the shore, the place the standard telecom networks do not get the job done, the Atos resolution is intended in this sort of a way that interaction concerning operators is certain in all problems, making use of satellite telephones as back again up, and can be utilized to regulate incidents and emergencies.

Both equally methods will keep on being operational just after the construction stage and will help Ailes Marines during the exploitation phase, when the sixty two turbines will be operational.

“Extreme environments simply call for very dependable interaction methods and we have been searching for a French professional to assistance coordinate and protected our 1st offshore wind farm in France. The expertise of the Atos teams, their know-how of offshore and the incredibly specific digital and OT technologies connected with this spot are incredibly beneficial to us.” reported Javier Garcia Perez, President of Ailes Marines and Intercontinental Offshore Director of Iberdrola.

“We are very pleased to help Iberdrola in its 1st offshore wind farm job in France, by securing its wind turbines to assure the secure generation of inexperienced energy. Atos aims to pioneer in decarbonization for the gain of all its stakeholders and we are keen to help customers in their sustainable tasks.” reported Bernard Payer, Head of Vital Interaction Options, Atos. “Offshore wind farms are massive and essential infrastructures in distant and risky regions. Constructing on our successful partnership with Ørsted, and now on our partnership with Iberdrola, Atos is far more than at any time a chief in essential communications for offshore wind electricity.”

“We are delighted to help Iberdrola getting a person of the 1st movers in the French offshore wind market place,” reported Dr. Benjamin Vordemfelde, CEO of SeaRenergy. “We are searching ahead to contributing our expertise and experienced experience from other tasks in Europe to the electricity transition in France and also create thrilling new jobs for the community workforce in the Saint-Brieuc spot.”

The Saint-Brieuc offshore wind farm will be developed by Ailes Marines – absolutely owned by Iberdrola, the biggest electricity group in Spain and world chief in wind electrical power – in the bay of Saint-Brieuc, Brittany, sixteen.3 kilometers off the coastline. When accomplished, the 496 MW wind farm will make one,820 GWh per 12 months, which is equivalent to the once-a-year energy use of 835,000 inhabitants. The basis set up performs will get started in the 1st semester of 2021 the wind farm will be absolutely operational in 2023. The deal with Atos and SeaRenergy will end result in the generation of ten experienced jobs in France. Atos will also mobilize around ten people for the set up phase of the complex tools.

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

In June 2020, Atos introduced its determination to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2035, growing its ambitions on decarbonization even additional, positioning decarbonization as a main aspect of its progress system and the firm as the decarbonization chief in its sector.



[one] The process will present communications during the port spot, transit routes and construction spot up to twelve nautical miles offshore

About Atos:
Atos is a global chief in digital transformation with a hundred and ten,000 workers in seventy three international locations and once-a-year profits of € twelve billion. European variety a person in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Performance Computing, the Group presents finish-to-finish Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Major Info, Small business Apps and Digital Workplace methods. In the British isles & Ireland Atos delivers company technological innovation methods for some of the country’s biggest public and private sector organisations The Group is the Throughout the world Info Technological innovation Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brand names Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), shown on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

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Atos Push make contact with:
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About SeaRenergy:
SeaRenergy group is an independent provider of comprehensive companies to all offshore wind sector stakeholders. The group is made up of SeaRenergy offshore with offices in Hamburg, Den Haag and Limassol and its daughter organizations Con4Mare and Elbe-one. SeaRenergy is concerned in the entire value chain of offshore wind from planning and allow through set up and operation & upkeep. Founded in 2010, SeaRenergy provides consulting and engineering companies as perfectly as offshore marine companies, QHSE companies, and the entire assortment of offshore pros.

SeaRenergy Push Call:
SeaRenergy Offshore Keeping GmbH & Cie. KG

Natalia Kress – [email protected] – +49 40 808 172 100