Company Profile: GL Garrad Hassan
With roots in academia and R&D this company offers independent technical and engineering services, products, and training to the wind, wave, tidal, and solar sectors.
OPTI-mizing Wind Gear Production
Highly productive new Gleason gear cutting and fine finishing technologies are helping Brevini Wind USA to meet its ambitious gearbox production goals.
Harnessing Digital Elevation Data
Intermap Technologies explains how using terrain information accurately predicts wind conditions and helps to plan project infrastructure.
Condition Based Turbine Maintenance
Whether it’s new or an existing installation, condition-based maintenance helps owners protect their investment and technicians schedule their work efficiently.
Tracking Renewable Talent
From green power brokers, attorneys, and financial experts to wind turbine technicians, the demand for wind-specific expertise will only grow in the coming years.
Composite Materials for Wind Blades
As new materials are being developed, PPG Industries provides insights into the current performance and future directions of those utilized in manufacturing high-tech blades.
Raising Public Perceptions
The Eye of the Wind installation has been fitted with an elevator by KONE, allowing visitors to ascend to a viewing pod and providing firsthand public exposure to wind turbines.
Mass stabilization is a soil mixing technology for treating potential wind tower sites with weak organic soils and high groundwater conditions.
If you see to the little things, the big things will take care of themselves. That’s certainly true in bolting applications, as this a two-part series makes clear.
Next-generation wind turbines will be smarter, more efficient, and more reliable than ever before, continuing the innovative process that is propelling this industry forward.
Successful repowering projects can only be achieved by considering the transportation and logistics challenges of removal and replacement of wind power structures.
Q&A: Mike Couling