Update 07/04/2020: The 44th FPSO JIP Week & Research Forum has been cancelled in response to the outbreak of COVID-19. Instead of a physical meeting, HiTeAM will host a video conference.
After an extensive design and fabrication process, the test set-up for Work Package 1 of Phase 2 is nearly ready for use. This week the installation of the set-up in the testing machine is being finalised, next week the set-up will be instrumented with acoustic emission hardware. This also means, that the first samples of operational data will be acquired in the coming weeks.