Wilkie Engineering Ltd of Newburgh have become a shareholder in Oasis Marine Power Ltd. The two companies will work in collaboration to deliver the Oasis Power Buoy – a pioneering offshore charging buoy to allow hybrid and electric vessels to recharge at sea.
Oasis Marine Power was established in 2020 to drive green marine energy solutions and approached Wilkie Engineering to manufacture their design. With 45 years’ experience in marine engineering, machining and fabrication, and proven capabilities for skilled workmanship, Wilkies were the trusted choice of Oasis Marine Power.
Oasis Marine Power were at Wilkies to witness the final testing of the buoy before sea trials begin later this month.
“We are thrilled to have Wilkie Engineering as both our manufacturers and investors. It was of utmost importance to have a local company on board that we could fully trust to deliver the quality engineering required for the Oasis Power Buoy. Wilkies also share our aspirations for creating a new generation of products that will reduce carbon emissions and have longevity in the marine sector.”George Smith, Managing Director, Oasis Marine Power Ltd.
“Wilkie Engineering are delighted to be part of a new venture with Oasis Marine Power. This is a strategically important move for Wilkie Engineering as we diversify into the renewable sector and we look forward to working hand in hand with George and his team in developing the Oasis Power Buoy and future products.”Russel Davies, Managing Director, Wilkie Engineering Ltd.