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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Live Innovation Opportunities

There are a number of programmes laying out the key technology innovation challenges faced by the offshore renewables industry that, when solved, will help drive down the cost of offshore renewable energy, with positive effects for the industry and UK economy. Visit our Live Innovation Opportunities page to find out if your technology has the answer.

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Peter van Heck

Peter van Heck

Data Scientist

Peter van Heck is a Data Scientist in the Catapult’s Data & Digitalisation team.

Combining a background in computer science with deep knowledge of wind farm data systems, Peter’s primary focus is on data architectures, data availability, and modern analytics methods including machine learning, process automation and business intelligence. Peter ensures that operational data from our assets and projects is readily available and is analysed effectively to maximise its potential. He works alongside mechanical engineers and asset analysts on- and offshore to deliver robust and actionable insights to owner/operators, SMEs and research partners across Europe.

Read Peter’s blog on the application of machine learning in offshore wind here.

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