Company Profile: HPM America
With its beginnings in apple orchards, this company has returned to its green roots by machining large parts for the wind-power industry.
Monitoring for Maintenance
The experts at Turningpoint explain why you can think of vibration condition monitoring as an MRI for your wind-tower gearbox, helping predict and schedule maintenance in advance.
Vibration-Based Wind Tower Foundation Design
Wind towers must sustain continuous vibration-induced forces throughout their operational life, so how can you engineer a cost-effective design for structural integrity? Coffman Engineers provides one answer.
Achieving Excellence in Gearbox Design
Industry giants LMS and Moventas join forces to increase testing efficiency and shorten customer turnaround time in developing wind turbine gearboxes.
Maximizing Energy Storage
Compressed air energy storage is clean, green, and reliable, helping the wind-energy industry to achieve its full delivery potential.
Wind Resource Site Assessment
Whether you choose on-site or remote monitoring, you’ll benefit from this article in selecting the proper methods and equipment, presented by the experts at Onset Computer Corp.
Getting Grounded When Lightning Strikes
Reliable grounding solutions from CommScope BiMetals will help protect your investment from the ever-present danger lightning presents to wind towers.
For those with creative minds and spirits, small wind offers an amazing opportunity for designing systems to fulfill a growing market demand.
No structure can remain standing without a solid foundation. Read on for a primer in foundation types and ground-preparation techniques.
Ideally, gearboxes would run forever with no downtime, but repairs are required in the real world. Ask the following questions for improved outcomes.
You’ll be amazed by the wind-industry support capabilities of NREL’s wind energy research facility, at the foot of the Colorado Rockies.
Q&A: Robert Connors
Division President, Gexpro Services