Robotics & Autonomous Systems

Find out more about our robotics and autonomous systems testing and validation facilities.

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Electrical Infrastructure Research Hub

The Catapult has appointed the University of Strathclyde and the University of Manchester to form the Electrical Infrastructure Research Hub.

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Automation & Engineering Solutions

Find out more about our work in robotics, autonomous systems and artificial intelligence.

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Stay Current

Dig deeper into the biggest issues facing offshore wind, wave and tidal energy with our series of Analysis & Insight papers.

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Innovation Challenges

Solving these technology innovation challenges will help drive down the cost of offshore renewable energy, with positive effects for the industry and UK economy. If your technology has the answer, get in touch via our contact form on the Innovation Challenges page.

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Owen Murphy

Owen Murphy

Project Engineer, Turbines

0333 004 1348

Owen Murphy is an Engineering manager in the the Catapult’s Operation & Performance team. A Chartered Engineer, he has been working in the wind power industry for over 10 years and has delivered a diverse range of engineering, technical and advisory projects at all phases of the project lifecycle. He joined ORE Catapult in January 2015. Owen was previously a senior engineer at the renewables consultancy SgurrEnergy, where he was responsible for the management and delivery of wind measurement services projects for clients. This included projects offshore in the UK and internationally, as well as the management of the company’s fleet of Lidar remote sensing systems.

Having worked in hands on roles with measurement systems and instrumentation, he brings a direct understanding of the practicalities of offshore wind operations. Owen has been a driving force in the development of the Catapult’s O&M modelling capability and helps innovators and established clients to understand the current and future landscape of offshore wind operations and maintenance. He has also been responsible for projects which seek to aid owner/operators optimisation of operations and maintenance interventions by conducting applied research and modelling to improve cost benefit understanding.

Download Owen's  paper, Breaking into the Offshore Wind Sector

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