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Learnings and aspirations from an industry expert : A Q&A with Mike Young

In this Q&A with Paul Grimshaw, Sennen co-founder and CTO, we learn about the experience gained from working alongside the team at London Array offshore wind farm.

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How important is the relationship with OEMs?

Exploring the importance of the relationships with original equipment manufacturers in Sennen latest webinar.

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Navigating data challenges: what do infrastructure funds need to consider?

Sennen has brought together a panel of experts from the world of infrastructure investing as part of its webinar series to explore the importance of gathering, storing and analysing data effectively. 

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Reporting as a first step on the roadmap to value creation

The vital role of reporting within asset management teams was one of many topics explored in Sennen’s webinar on ‘ESG Hype vs Reality’.

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EDF Renewables expands its partnership with tech challenger Sennen

Technology company Sennen wins second contract with the European energy giant.

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Debate on the “resetting” of ESG priorities

The debate about what ESG priorities should be and whether they need revising.

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Sennen reels in new charity partner

Tackling environmental destruction is core to Sennen’s mission so the team is excited to have chosen a new charity partner which helps to protect marine life by removing abandoned fishing gear from UK waters.

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What ‘Challenges’ are industry experts facing in Offshore Wind O&M Data?

The key challenges that our panel of Offshore Wind industry experts are facing when it comes to O&M Data.

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What does ‘Data Utopia’ look like for industry experts in Offshore Wind?

A deep dive into the specific segment around the “dream”, and the aspirations of these influential industry experts in Offshore Wind.

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Learning alongside our clients: a Q&A with Paul Grimshaw, Sennen CTO

In this Q&A with Paul Grimshaw, Sennen co-founder and CTO, we learn about the experience gained from working alongside the team at London Array offshore wind farm.

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Sennen wins grant to expand its software into the construction phase

With a vision to continuously drive transformation in the renewables sector via its highly specialised software, we are thrilled to announce that Sennen has won £112,000 in grant funding to create new digital tools that will support the construction of offshore wind farms.

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Sennen expands its software platform with new downtime analysis module

Sennen’s new Downtime Analysis module is designed to give deep insights into lost production, specifically around the origins and causes of wind turbine downtime.

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Sennen signs up to new regional Good Employment scheme

Sennen has signed up to a new charter, launched in the West of England, that helps companies provide a more rewarding, inclusive and sustainable working environment.

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Sennen successfully registers for Achilles UVDB

To ensure that potential customers can find Sennen and be confident in our credentials, we have gone through the process of registering as a supplier on the Achilles UVDB platform.

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ESG – enabling fund managers to create meaningful change

The shift to an energy system powered by renewables is going to demand a technological evolution that places data at its core, requiring a complete overhaul of IT architecture. Paul Grimshaw, chief technology officer at Sennen, explains why market leaders are moving to cloud native technology and data lakes.

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Sennen Infrastructure product roadmap for 2022

We are always innovating and improving our core system as the technology platform that powers any Sennen deployment. See what we have planned for Infrastructure in 2022.

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Sennen Offshore product roadmap for 2022

We are always innovating and improving our core system as the technology platform that powers any Sennen deployment. Multiple updates are planned for 2022, some of which are highlighted below.

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Sennen wins major new investment

Sennen wins major new investment. Bristol-based Sennen that specialises in developing software for renewables has raised £780,000 funding.

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Top 32 companies taking 2022 by storm: Sennen’s soaring high

Sennen is delighted to be featured in Business Leader as one of the top 32 companies set to take 2022 by storm.

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Why data lakes are key in the renewables industry

The shift to an energy system powered by renewables is going to demand a technological evolution that places data at its core, requiring a complete overhaul of IT architecture. Paul Grimshaw, chief technology officer at Sennen, explains why market leaders are moving to cloud native technology and data lakes.

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Live Manifest: real-time planning for offshore wind farms

Our Live Manifest module has been in use at London Array under the working name Rebus Evo since 2017. We spoke to the operations team about how live manifest has transformed their operations. What we discovered is that people with differing roles find it an invaluable tool.

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A clear picture: making the unknowns known for the offshore wind industry

As with many industries in their early stages, the offshore wind sector has knowns and unknowns – things we can foresee and those we can’t. As the sector grows and people are recruited from different industries, there is a pressing need for knowledge sharing to convert the unknowns into knowns, both at an organisational and industry level.

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A closer look at the Scotwind auction results

Sennen takes a closer look at the Scotwind auction results – and the sheer volume of floating wind included in the mix.

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Sennen wins major contract with EDF Renewables

Sennen wins major contract with EDF Renewables to deliver operations software for global offshore wind portfolio

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Under the spotlight: Capturing data for ESG reporting

In September 2021, Sennen CEO Gaby Amiel attended SuperReturn Global Infrastructure – a conference and networking event for investors in the renewable infrastructure industry. Alongside speakers from leading investment funds, Gaby spoke on panel discussions around ESG and sustainability.

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What sustainability means for changing ESG rules and clean energy investment

With ESG regulations changing, companies are under pressure to set sustainability targets – and achieve them. Here’s how Sennen can help.

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Clean energy asset management: the challenges and solutions

Clean energy asset management teams face significant challenges. With its proprietary asset management software, Sennen presents a viable solution.

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Sennen to deliver more accurate predictions of weather windows

With the next generation of wind farms being built further and further offshore, route planning and forecasts for critical O&M weather windows are crucial. The latest update to Sennen’s real time weather and weather forecasts module will display even more accurate weather predictions, including the chance of lightning and fog.

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The role of investment in restoring our planet

Financial markets are central to enabling change and there has never been a more urgent transition to be made than the one we face now – removing investment from fossil fuels and transferring it to renewable technologies and associated infrastructure.

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The asset management software dilemma: develop yourself or buy off the shelf

You’ve made the decision to ditch the spreadsheets and invest in an integrated asset data system. But do you buy off-the-shelf software or go to the effort of developing a system in-house? Both have benefits and draw-backs.

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Sennen to expand its infrastructure data platform with new module for investment teams

Sennen’s new Project Acquisition module is designed to handle the nuances of multiple complex transactions participation of multiple funds on leveraged and unleveraged deals. Simplifying and speeding-up all stages from deal sourcing, binding offers, due diligence, and execution.

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Four ways that Sennen keeps offshore technicians working safely

Health and safety can sometimes feel like a burden. Fortunately, many of the common issues can be improved or avoided completely with an integrated, carefully designed O&M data system.

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Why has Chess been “solved” by AI but offshore wind work planning hasn’t (yet)?

In 2017, Google-owned research company DeepMind released a chess engine called AlphaZero. Here we explore whether or not programs like AlphaZero can be used to solve the complex planning of offshore wind farm maintenance.

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Global firm Arevon adopts Sennen to digitise asset management

Arevon has appointed Sennen to deliver their cloud-based software system to its European platform to digitise its asset management operations.

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Sennen named as top 10 renewable energy solutions provider.

The editors of Energy CIO Insights identified the top energy solution providers with input from industry analysts, corporate executives and technology experts.

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5 ways that Sennen can help offshore windfarms with contractor management.

Wind farm owners rely on multiple contractors for the day-to-day upkeep of the site. Sennen can alleviate common workflow issues to help maximise your people and your assets.

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Value creation for renewable energy portfolio managers.

Delve into how portfolio managers can release untapped value and boost fund performance with technology.

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Sennen wins funding to develop lost production technology

Sennen has secured grant funding to develop a new software feature that will help wind farm operators minimise lost revenue caused by wind turbine down time.

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Should you develop software in-house?

When choosing software, it can be tempting to consider developing it in-house. After all, who knows your business better than you do? The reality, is, things are not always so straightforward.

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Wind Turbine Safety Rules (WTSR) and Permit to Work.

There’s no doubt that WTSR has given the industry a much-needed framework for creating a safer environment to work in, but the system’s limitations need consideration.

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Sennen ensures software resilience with NCC Group.

Users of Sennen’s offshore wind farm software can have confidence in the resilience of their data systems with a tailored continuity solution.

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Measure for success

Having worked with several of the world’s largest wind farm operators, Sennen CEO Gaby Amiel shares his thoughts on how the industry has been grappling with performance metrics and how data can be used to drive improvements.

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Sennen gains significant momentum.

Sennen’s new website has been delivered in line with Sennen’s accelerated growth strategy as the company enters a new phase of securing more partners and clients, expanding its team, and developing more product features.