Renewable generation technologies are developing rapidly to meet carbon reduction and net zero goals, making schemes larger and ever more remote to access. Synaptec technology can provide automation of condition monitoring to anticipate and prevent expensive outages.
With offshore windfarms now reaching Gigawatt capacity, power cables and infrastructure are scaling up and becoming more valuable, yet increasingly difficult to access. And with cable failures still representing the largest operational cost in offshore wind, the losses from outages and replacement campaign costs become even more expensive. We believe it is vital to monitor every power cable and electrical asset comprehensively to give operators real-time operational control and earlier failure warnings to avoid these costs.
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Head of Commercial Development
Business Development – Condition Monitoring
Our automated condition monitoring solution
Our unique, passive instrumentation technology requires no power supplies or telecommunication infrastructure at measurement locations. As a result, it can be easily retrofitted or installed on new projects to improve real-time visibility, control, and condition monitoring of any remote HV asset, such as power cables. Synaptec systems provide earlier failure warnings in more locations which are overlooked by conventional techniques, allowing earlier intervention to avoid faults.
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Offshore cable connection monitoring
Electrical stress monitoring
Distributed power quality (DPQ) monitoring
Holistic offshore cable monitoring
Cable Connection Monitor (CCM)
Increase generation and reduce operational cost with the world’s only distributed electrical sensor network for windfarms. Our passive sensor arrays require no power or data networks and provide live data more reliably and securely from more locations. This wide area,...
Introducing Distributed Electromechanical Sensing (DES)
Our passive sensor arrays require no power or data networks, and provide live data more reliably and securely from more locations. This wide area, multipoint technology is ideal for automated condition monitoring, reduced scheduled maintenance, improved asset...
Photonic Current Transducer (PCT)
Synaptec’s PCT brings together the benefits of well-understood high-performance CTs with modern techniques for passive photonic sensing to deliver unprecedented reliability and flexibility in power system instrumentation.