• M.R.E.,
  • SemRev,

Visit the first offshore wind turbine

Centrale Nantes and the Pays de la Loire Region invite you onboard to visit Floatgen - the first offshore wind turbine in France.

On July 6, 2019 All day

On July 6, 2019 All day

On July 6, 2019 All day

On July 6, 2019 All day

SEM-REV, ​​Centrale Nantes' offshore test site, is playing an important role in the development of the Marine Renewable Energy industrial sector in France. It is fully equipped to monitor the site and the devices installed.

One of the projects hosted on the test site is FLOATGEN, the only offshore wind turbine - be it fixed and or floating - to be installed in France. Project partners include Idéol, Centrale Nantes and Bouygues Travaux Publics. This offshore visit will be an opportunity to see it in operation. Both the Centrale Nantes test site and the Floatgen project receive backing from the Pays de la Loire Region.


1.15 pm - Meeting point at La Turballe Marina, opposite Tourist Information
1.30 pm - Boarding and boat trip out to the site and SEM-REV presentation
2.30 - 3.00 pm - Arrival on site, site tour and Floatgen presentation
3.00 - 4.00 pm - Return trip to La Turballe Marina

This visit is funded by the Pays de la Loire Region as part of the Mer XXL Exhibition, which will take place at the Nantes Exhibition Center from 29 June to 10 July.



NB Limited places available. Please only sign up if you are definitely going to take part, so as not to penalise others.

Mer XXL Exhibition from 29 June to 10 July

Feel free to visit the Mer XXL exhibition another day to discover the Pays de la Loire  stand - Hall XXL (learn more) and Centrale Nantes at the Carré des Sciences - Hall XXL (learn more).

Published on June 26, 2019 Updated on September 13, 2019