These announcements trace the MAKO Tidal Turbine journey from concept to current status.  If you would like to know more, please complete the contact form on this web site.

MAKO Tidal Turbines' Douglas Hunt interviewed at ABC Radio Launceston, Tasmania, Australia - October 2016

MAKO Tidal Turbines' Douglas Hunt interviewed at ABC Radio Launceston, Tasmania, Australia - October 2016



MAKO receives eU grant for demonstration

November 8, 2016  -  MAKO Tidal Turbines has been announced as one of ten companies selected for grants under the competitive Funding Ocean Renewable Energy through Strategic European Action (FORESEA) program.  MAKO will seek to demonstrate its turbines at the world-leading European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) site in northern Scotland commencing in 2017. [read more]




new manufacturing hub opens in sydney

September 30, 2015-  MAKO Turbines has opened its new engineering facility in the inner suburbs of Sydney.  This facility contains all of the equipment necessary to fabricate MAKO turbines during the prototyping and low-volume production phase.  By Installing a CNC lathe from Weiler, a Kuka industrial robot and a high-precision Stratasys 3D printer, will speed-up development of the MAKO prototypes.  [read more]




NEW TURBINE DESIGN to be developed

November 1, 2013  -  A completely new turbine design, the MAKO,  is ready to be prototyped and tested prior to deployment in high-flow channels and rivers with launch customers.  In addition to the MAKO, other MAKO designs are currently being researched by our in-house team and if successfully developed, may be incorporated into profitable lower-flow models in the future. [read more]

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