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        Optimoor Seminar 2018 - 18th 19th September in London

        Optimoor Seminar 2018 - 18th 19th September in London

        TTI is pleased to announce that this years seminar will take place from the 18th to 19th September, at the Montcalm Royal London House Hotel, City Of London. New Features to be covered include: Network Licence Winch positioning. Separate friction limits. Separate Surge/Sway limits. Bollard user names. Other topics to be covered include: Ship-to-Ship Batch Analysis Dyn...Read More...
        TTI and Partners Win Prestigious Rushlight Award!

        TTI and Partners Win Prestigious Rushlight Award!

        TTI and collaboration partners Nylacast, Brunel University and EMEC (European Marine Energy Centre) were delighted to receive the 'Rushlight Responsible Product or Service Award', at this years awards evening held in late January. The award was given in recognition of the work carried out on new connectors which have been designed under the STORM (Specialised Thimbles ...Read More...
        TTI and WES make news

        TTI and WES make news

        TTI and Wave Energy Scotland [WES] made the news in Tidal Energy Today recently confirming WES's contract award to TTI to investigate subsea moorings for marine renewables.  Further details can be found via the following link   TTI / WES Award...Read More...
        Marine Moorings Masterclass - Creating a STORM

        Marine Moorings Masterclass - Creating a STORM

        TTI in conjunction with Brunel University and EMEC [European Marine Energy Centre] will be supporting a marine mooring masterclass to be held at Brunel University on the 26th January 2018.  The free to register seminar will focus on mooring systems which are critical for the success of offshore floating renewables. In particular the seminar will cover the design of mooring line end ...Read More...
        TTI awarded Wave Energy Scotland funded project

        TTI awarded Wave Energy Scotland funded project

          TTI is excited to announce that it was one of ten leading partners to be awarded funding as part of a £3m investment by Wave Energy Scotland (WES) in its most recently announced funding awards. The project called NetBuoy, will focus on two key areas of development in coated fabrics to be used in load resistant buoyant modules and fibre rope 'load nets'. TTI will develop the...Read More...
        TTI personnel honoured at Houston’s Offshore Energy Centres ‘Hall of Fame’

        TTI personnel honoured at Houston’s Offshore Energy Centres ‘Hall of Fame’

        TTI’s Stephen Banfield, John Flory, Mike Parsey and the late John Hearle were amongst other industry experts and companies honoured in September at a presentation awards evening hosted by Houston’s Offshore Energy Centre in recognition of their work in pioneering the use of polyester ropes in Deepwater Mooring Systems. TTI personnel honoured at Houston’s Offshore Energy Centres ...Read More...
        TTI supports specialst rope seminar in Kristiansand, Norway

        TTI supports specialst rope seminar in Kristiansand, Norway

        ‘Like being at a Jimi Hendrix concert’ TTI's Nick O'Hear and Steve Banfield joined steel wire specialist Roland Verreet and a specialist audience at a three-day seminar held in Kristiansand, Norway during September.   The 50 seminar attendees included larger groups from MacGregor and National Oilwell Varco, in addition to representatives from MHWirth...Read More...
        TTI presents at OCEANS's 16 MTS IEEE Conference in Monterey, California

        TTI presents at OCEANS's 16 MTS IEEE Conference in Monterey, California

        TTI presented a paper on "Mooring Systems for Marine Energy Converters" at the OCEANS 16 Conference in Monterey, California, on September 22. John Flory, President of Tension Technology International LLC, presented the results of TTI's research to develop an '"All Synthetic Mooring System" as reported previously in our news. The paper explains the ...Read More...
        MRCF and MESAT Projects in Moorings for Marine Renewables

        MRCF and MESAT Projects in Moorings for Marine Renewables

        MRCF (Marine Renewables Commercialisation Fund) TTI and TTI Testing have recently completed a major, 2 years, £1.3m​ UK and Scottish ​Government funded Carbon Trust grant conducting research into synthetic mooring and anchoring technology for wave, tidal and floating wind. A specially designed nylon rope mooring line has been tested for 2 years and 20 million cycles in tension-tensio...Read More...
        Prof. John Hearle MBE

        Prof. John Hearle MBE

        It was with great sadness that we all learned of the death of Prof. John Hearle in June, who was not only a founding member and former chairman of TTI but was also a close colleague and friend to many of us and will be greatly missed.  While his contributions to TTI and the wider Textile Industry can never be underestimated, The Guardian recently published an obituary to John which we t...Read More...
        TTI is now ISO 9001:2015 certified

        TTI is now ISO 9001:2015 certified

        TTI is proud to announce its recent achievement in obtaining ISO 9001:2015 by NQA Certification Ltd, Bedfordshire. The ISO certification promotes the development of best practices in the Quality Management System and follows on from TTI Testing’s similar approval in December 2013. The certification demonstrates TTI’s commitment to continuous improvement in quality manag...Read More...
        TTI Launches New Look Website

        TTI Launches New Look Website

        We are delighted to launch our newly redesigned website, with a new cleaner look and enhanced navigation. We’ve kept all the same great content but have streamlined our menus to give you quicker access to items your looking for and make navigation through the site more of an experience.  We will be rolling out new pages over the coming months and aim to add additional functionality.&nb...Read More...
        TTI and TTI Testing Make the News at ICOE 2016

        TTI and TTI Testing Make the News at ICOE 2016

        Tension Technology International and its sister company TTI Testing recently made the news at the International Conference on Ocean Energy [ICOE 2016] in Edinburgh with two articles highlighting our expertise and involvement in projects on the same page of their in-show news letter. If your interested in learning more on how TTI and TTI Testing can assist you in all aspects of moorings ...Read More...