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Securing a prosperous clean energy future for Australia through innovative, environmentally conscious technological change.

We are the Centre for Long Subsea Tiebacks at the University of Western Australia. Our research aims to realise the goal of providing safe, reliable transport for offshore energy resources through subsea networks. These will help fuel the global transition to a low carbon economy, while securing Australia’s place as a provider of clean, reliable energy to our trading partners.

Our flagship projects aim to revolutionise our predictive capabilities around energy transport, taking advantage of transformational digital technologies. This will enable a new class of management solutions to the challenges of operating subsea, with improved environmental, safety and economic outcomes for such projects.

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Today, at the Polish Australian Technology and Innovation in Resource and Energy Conference in Sydney, Polskie LNG SA, Poland’s LNG terminal operator and The University of Western Australia (UWA) signed a co-operation Memorandum of Understanding. Polskie LNG SA CEO, Pawel Jakbowski and UWA Professor Eric May signed the agreement to work together in the LNG…

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Announcement: Please welcome Dr Guoping Hu to the Fluid Science & Resources Group. Dr Hu's expertise is in gas separation and hydrometallurgy, especially using solvent extraction, absorption and adsorption for metal extraction, carbon capture, and CH4 separation from mixed gases.

Scientist of the Year & Early Career Scientist Finalists 2020, looking snappy tonight. Congratulations @ericfmay @ArmanSiavashi on the nominations #scientistsrock #mentor #mentee @arc_gov_au @ExportsEnergy @uwanews

Great opportunity at the PSA Research week mini-symposium on Climate Change, Sustainability & Clean Energy to presented my research on the Vapour Liquid Equilibrium of #ecofriendly refrigerants.
#ParisAgreement
@UWAPSA @UWAresearch @aclngf

Advanced Sensors Enable Online Hydrate Management!
SPE APOGCE conference preview – Validation of a Novel Meg Sensor Employing a Pilot-scale Subsea Jumper http://www.spe-wa.org/event/spe-apogce-conference-preview-validation-of-a-novel-meg-sensor-employing-a-pilot-scale-subsea-jumper/ @zachaman @UWAresearch @uwanews @aclngf

Primary Objective
The Centre for Long Subsea Tiebacks aims to facilitate the transition to a low carbon economy while reducing the local environmental impact of energy production, and realising improvements in safety, reliability and economic feasibility for offshore assets.
Research Objective
To enable energy production from stranded deep-water assets through a range of research initiatives aimed at improving development economics, safety, reliability and reducing environmental impacts.