SEAKERS originates from a joint initiative of top level SMEs and players of the marine yachting sector, aiming at introducing a high impact potential innovation, which it is expected to provide a valuable market and economic return; the SMEPs partnered together in order to develop a research and industrial action plan. SEAKERS intends to make available an innovative device, both in is concept and in its functions, consisting in a kinetic energy recovery system for yachts, exploiting undesired boat body movements caused by the sea, performing the simultaneous function of electricity generator and inertial dumper, improving onboard comfort. The expectations of the SMEPS is to impact current yachting technology and lead to the market a special boat concept, characterised by a strong distinctive character, easily recognised and appreciated by yacht customers.
Field of science
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Funding SchemeBSG-SME - Research for SMEs