Case Study - ACT Blade

Innovation can change our world but it needs a helping hand.


This is the story of ACT Blade (, a company that used to focus on designing sails for Americas Cup yachts but saw how their technology could transform the way wind turbine blades are made.


And it is about how a grant from Innovate UK ( meant that agencies of the UK's High Value Manufacturing Catapult, together with the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult could help turn that idea into a viable reality.