TET4200 - Marine and Offshore Power Systems


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Skriftlig 100/100 4 timer

Course content

Application of electrical power in marine installations for production of oil&gas and subsea oil&gas process installations. Offshore power grid for renewable energy. Power generation, dynamic models of rotating machines, short circuit analysis, start-up of large motors, cable modelling and subsea cable networks. Subsea motors and subsea high voltage equipment. Electrical heating of subsea pipelines.

Learning outcome

The students will learn how to design, construct and analyze marine power systems, with focus on power systems on vessels for oil&gas production, subsea power systems and offshore networks for renewable energy.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and compulsory exercises. Analysis of marine power systems with the simulation program SimPow. The course is given in English. If there is a re-sit examination, the examination form may change from written to oral.

Compulsory assignments

  • Exercises
  • Project work

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Stated at start of the semester.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TMR4290 7.5
More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2012

Language of instruction: English


Subject area(s)
  • Electrical Power Engineering
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Electric Power Engineering


Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD Skriftlig 100/100 2012-05-21 09:00
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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