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Beyond the Sea Accelerates Development of its Kite Traction System!

Published on 8 February 2024

A big thank you to the newspaper Le Marin and its journalist Loïc Fabrègues for the article published yesterday, explaining why Beyond the Sea and Kitepower, a Dutch company specializing in airborne wind energy, have decided to partner to develop an automated inflatable kite system, with the goal of deploying and retrieving large kites.

In this article, the latest results from trials aboard the kite traction laboratory catamaran, the SeaKite, are also revealed.

Furthermore, we unveil the imminent installation of our 50m² SeaKite system on a merchant marine vessel and a service boat from two French shipowners. The French start-up Beyond the Sea, founded by Yves Parlier, and Kitepower, a Dutch start-up originating from the Delft University of Technology, have entered into a partnership to accelerate the development of their kite system.

Discover the full article here :
https://lemarin.ouest-france.fr/shipping/beyond-the-sea-accelere-le-developpement-de-son-systeme-de-traction-par-kite-3f9d7d1e-c362-49f7-aca8-d331013f1d47