Despite challenging times, the JoRes team has successfully performed MV Regal’s sea trials. The weather conditions were just perfect (wave height less than 0.5m). We are analysing the data now to move to the next phase of the project. Stay tuned!
After the successful installation of a Miros Wavex on MV Regal, we are receiving a stable signal containing free surface footprint (as shown) and full information about waves, currents, and even the vessel’s speed through water! Despite the challenging times, the project is moving forward with confidence. Stay tuned!
Can you spot a man on the mast mounting a new anemometer? JoRes team has just returned from the port of Molfalcone, Italy (no coronavirus area) where a few more sensors have been installed on MV Regal. We will have time before sea trials to ensure everything is working fine.
Ship scale measurements campaign on MV Regal is a key focus of the JoRes project. It is important to collect comprehensive sea state information in order to better understand operation conditions. This well-tested X-band wave radar will be installed on MV Regal shortly. Stay tuned!