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

Truman Slate

Making sure the safe and sound generation of renewable energy


Paris, December 1, 2020,

A consortium led by Atos has been chosen by Ailes Marines – a enterprise 100% owned by Iberdrola, in charge of the development, set up and operation of an offshore wind farm in the Bay of Saint-Brieuc, France – to put into action mission critical communications alternatives and assure marine coordination things to do for its new wind farm task. With development do the job on the farm established to commence in the initial semester of 2021, Atos will assure that all things to do at sea are run seamlessly, in buy to assist Iberdrola deliver clean, reputable energy for the environment.

Atos will put into action a comprehensive operational marine coordination heart found in Pleudaniel (Brittany, France) to coordinate, keep an eye on and doc all targeted traffic in and close to the development space, functioning 24/7 during the development stage. Even though setting up and handling a wind farm of 103 km2 is a incredibly advanced system the place quite a few operators and companies are circulating in the offshore web page, the Atos alternative permits Ailes Marines to assure that all of its on-web page operations run efficiently and that only licensed people today and equipment circulate in the space. This heart will notably allow Ailes Marines’ groups to sign-up and monitor vessels and their crew in genuine time for best on-web page security, to assure protection of the offshore operations in the farm (such as a ‘Permit to work’ method) or to prepare and keep an eye on offshore things to do according to the weather forecast. For this coordination heart, Atos will do the job in partnership with SeaRenergy, a foremost company of engineering providers as very well as offshore marine, QHSE and staffing alternatives for the offshore wind marketplace. In this task SeaRenergy will provide remarkably skilled marine administration staff.

Atos will also established up a unified critical voice conversation platform that will permit helicopters, ships, and operational groups functioning on the offshore farm to connect seamlessly in between them or with the coordination heart, in and close to the wind farm[1]. In a unpredictable environment, sixteen,3 km away from the shore, the place the typical telecom networks do not do the job, the Atos alternative is developed in this sort of a way that conversation in between operators is certain in all ailments, working with satellite telephones as back again up, and can be used to regulate incidents and emergencies.

Each systems will remain operational following the development stage and will assist Ailes Marines in the course of the exploitation stage, when the 62 turbines will be operational.

“Extreme environments phone for incredibly reputable conversation alternatives and we were on the lookout for a French specialist to help coordinate and protected our initial offshore wind farm in France. The encounter of the Atos groups, their know-how of offshore and the incredibly specific digital and OT systems associated with this space are incredibly precious to us.” mentioned Javier Garcia Perez, President of Ailes Marines and Global Offshore Director of Iberdrola.

“We are proud to assist Iberdrola in its initial offshore wind farm task in France, by securing its wind turbines to assure the safe and sound generation of environmentally friendly electric power. Atos aims to pioneer in decarbonization for the reward of all its stakeholders and we are keen to assist shoppers in their sustainable assignments.” mentioned Bernard Payer, Head of Vital Communication Alternatives, Atos. “Offshore wind farms are big and critical infrastructures in remote and dangerous locations. Making on our prosperous partnership with Ørsted, and now on our romance with Iberdrola, Atos is far more than at any time a chief in critical communications for offshore wind energy.”

“We are delighted to assist Iberdrola remaining one particular of the initial movers in the French offshore wind current market,” mentioned Dr. Benjamin Vordemfelde, CEO of SeaRenergy. “We are on the lookout ahead to contributing our encounter and professional experience from other assignments in Europe to the energy changeover in France and also crank out enjoyable new work opportunities for the local workforce in the Saint-Brieuc space.”

The Saint-Brieuc offshore wind farm will be developed by Ailes Marines – entirely owned by Iberdrola, the major energy group in Spain and earth chief in wind energy – in the bay of Saint-Brieuc, Brittany, sixteen.3 kilometers off the coastline. When completed, the 496 MW wind farm will deliver 1,820 GWh per 12 months, which is equal to the once-a-year electric power consumption of 835,000 inhabitants. The basis set up performs will start out in the initial semester of 2021 the wind farm will be entirely operational in 2023. The agreement with Atos and SeaRenergy will end result in the creation of 10 skilled work opportunities in France. Atos will also mobilize close to 10 people today for the set up stage of the specialized equipment.

Atos is a world-wide chief in critical communications for windfarms and provides mission-critical communications for Ørsted offshore wind farms throughout the earth.

In June 2020, Atos introduced its commitment to obtain net-zero carbon emissions by 2035, increasing its ambitions on decarbonization even more, positioning decarbonization as a core factor of its advancement technique and the enterprise as the decarbonization chief in its marketplace.



[1] The method will provide communications in the course of the port space, transit routes and development space up to twelve nautical miles offshore

About Atos:
Atos is a world-wide chief in digital transformation with 110,000 staff in seventy three nations around the world and once-a-year income of € twelve billion. European selection one particular in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Higher-Overall performance Computing, the Group presents conclude-to-conclude Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Large Facts, Company Apps and Digital Place of work alternatives. In the Uk & Eire Atos provides enterprise technological know-how alternatives for some of the country’s major general public and non-public sector organisations The Group is the Around the world Info Technological know-how Lover for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates below the brands Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), detailed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The purpose of Atos is to help style and design the long run of the data space. Its experience and providers assist the growth of know-how, training and study in a multicultural tactic and lead to the growth of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the earth, the Group permits its customers and staff, and members of societies at big to are living, do the job and build sustainably, in a safe and sound and protected data space.

Atos Push get hold of:
Lucie Duchateau | [email protected] | +33 7 62 85 35 10

About SeaRenergy:
SeaRenergy group is an impartial company of in depth providers to all offshore wind marketplace stakeholders. The group is made up of SeaRenergy offshore with offices 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 preparing and allow by means of set up and operation & maintenance. Founded in 2010, SeaRenergy delivers consulting and engineering providers as very well as offshore marine providers, QHSE providers, and the comprehensive selection of offshore professionals.

SeaRenergy Push Make contact with:
SeaRenergy Offshore Keeping GmbH & Cie. KG

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

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