This service specification (SE) presents the principles and procedures for DNV services with respect to the certification of WECs, components, and arrays. Both bottom-fixed and floating WECs are covered.
The document provides:
- certification requirements for control of risk from concept to project consisting of array(s) of multiple devices
- a common platform describing the scope and extent of verification activities for the certification of wave energy converters (WECs) and arrays
- a reference document for defining the scope of work and certification plan.