Offshore Applications

The TRITON S platform has been developed by TidalStream Ltd., a subsidiary of SCHOTTEL HYDRO. It is especially suited to deepwater offshore and carries a variable number of turbines. TRITON S offers a maximum power capacity on a single installation.


The system consists of a tether arm, two spar buoys and a variable number of cross arms. The entire structure is linked to a foundation (e.g. gravity-based or drilled pile) by a universal joint, allowing for pitching, rolling and self-alignment to the flow direction.

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Watch here how SCHOTTEL HYDRO subsidiary BRTP installs the semi-submerged platform TRITON S with SIT turbines in the Bay of Fundy, Canada. 

Datasheet for TRITON S 36 - a semi-submerged platform with SIT turbines, to be installed in the Bay of Fundy, Canada.