Founded in Ravenna in 1998, the company deals with the development of renewable energies: from the design of systems to their installation and maintenance. Today Qint’x is a SME with an international spirit with foreign offices in Hong Kong (China), Reading (UK), Vienna (Austria), Palo Alto (California), Rotterdam (NL). In Italy it has installed over 150 wind turbines and built more than 20 photovoltaic parks. Considered an important SME in the national energy scene, it has the right skills and competences to develop and build offshore parks in Italy, in the Adriatic Sea.
Saipem is a leading company in engineering, drilling and construction of large projects in the energy and infrastructure sectors. It is a company organized into five business divisions (E&C Offshore, E&C Onshore, Drilling Offshore, Drilling Onshore, XSIGHT dedicated to conceptual engineering). Saipem is a global solution provider that, with distinctive skills and competences and highly technological assets, identifies solutions aimed at satisfying the needs of its customers. Listed on the Milan Stock Exchange, it is present in more than 70 countries around the world and it has more than 35,000 employees of 120 different nationalities.
Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., Ltd., comunemente noto come Goldwind, è un produttore multinazionale cinese di turbine eoliche con sede a Pechino, Cina. Nel 2008, Goldwind ha acquistato la tecnologia a trasmissione diretta a magneti permanenti (PMDD) dalla società tedesca Vensys. Nel 2015, Goldwind è diventato il più grande produttore di turbine al mondo. Con uffici e strutture in Asia, Europa e nelle Americhe, Goldwind impiega oltre 6.000 dipendenti e, insieme, ha una base di capacità installata di oltre 60 gigawatt (GW) in sei continenti. Goldwind è principalmente impegnata nella ricerca, sviluppo, produzione e commercializzazione di turbine eoliche. La società fornisce anche servizi di tecnologia eolica, investimenti e vendita di progetti eolici e servizi di trasferimento tecnologico.
We collaborate with the Master in Offshore engineering of Alma Mater Studiorum of Bologna for the joint development of our floating photovoltaic systems. This partnership allows us to use the state-of-the-art laboratories that the university owns in Bologna campus to improve our R&D efforts. Furthermore, we can count on an exchange of talents, welcoming students for curricular and thesis internships related to our plants. Together with UniBo, we are also starting the application for the concession of a sea stretch off the coast of Ravenna to serve as a marine laboratory in which to carry out testing activities.
Qint’x and Agnes officially support the department of austronatics, electronics and energy engineering from the University of Rome “La Sapienza” regarding the OFFSET project, which participates to the funding programme EUKI. OFFSET projects is about opportunities for floating solar energy system transition, and our university partner investigates the main technical, financial and legal aspects to develop floating solar power plants further. We are committed as external consultants and we will give advices along the different steps of the project.