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University develops life-saving virtual reality game
A university-developed virtual reality (VR) game could help save the lives of wind turbine technicians who are at risk of fatal accidents or serious injury without regular...
Leosphere, a Vaisala company, launches wind industry’s longest-range turbine-mounted lidar with WindCube Nacelle
By measuring greater distances to develop a broader wind profile, WindCube Nacelle enables power performance testing for any onshore or offshore wind turbine.
14MW 111m TC1B rotor blade design available
aerodyn Energiesysteme GmbH developed for the upcoming 11MW to 15MW turbine generation a pre-design of a 111.0m-long rotor blade.
WindEnergy Hamburg to take place from 1–4 December 2020
WindEnergy Hamburg, the global on and offshore wind event, has been postponed to 1–4 December 2020 in response to the coronavirus pandemic and its global impact on major events...
Global Renewables Shipbrokers bolsters its service portfolio with corporate finance
As worldwide leading consultancy and specialist shipbroker for offshore renewable energy projects GRS is now venturing into the field of project investments and corporate finance.
The world’s wind turbines are registering more than 400 billion individual data points every year
Research from Greenbyte AB puts a figure on ‘big data’ in the wind power industry. Digital innovation must continue to ensure growing volume of data does not become an obstacle...
Deutsche WindGuard Wind Tunnel Services increases service scope, reduces measurement uncertainty
Quality improvements and new certifications in all four calibration wind tunnels.
SATCOM during Covid
Broadcasting, emergency response, disaster recovery, mobile banking, mobile education, government, military. All of these verticals MUST be using SATCOM during this time and we would...
Ingeteam launches its new-generation wind power converters developed for high power DFIG application
Ingeteam, a global technology Group specialised in electric power conversion, has launched its new-generation wind power converters developed for high power DFIG application.
Scana Offshore secured prestigious offshore wind contract
Kvaerner ASA has awarded Incus-owned Scana Offshore AS a contract for the supply of mooring equipment to Hywind Tampen, Equinor's new floating wind farm. The contract is Scana...
Liebherr Group increases turnover to more than €11 billion
In 2019, the Liebherr Group completed another very successful business year with turnover of €11.750 million. This represents an increase of € 1.199 million or 11.4% compared with...
Wind Europe: Production of critical wind turbine components must continue – and will help cushion the blow of COVID-19
Wind Europe says the COVID-19 crisis now has reaching impacts on the wind energy supply chain as European countries apply measures to contain the outbreak.
Heavy lift crane HLC 295000 reaches next milestone
Liebherr’s maritime manufacturing plant in Rostock has achieved the next milestone in their outstanding heavy lift project.
ABB wins system contract for Japan’s first super-size wind turbine installation vessel
ABB’s advanced power systems chosen for the first self-elevating wind turbine installation vessel built in Japan will support nation’s fast-expanding offshore wind sector.
Newcastle integrity management business set to expand
One of the North East’s leading integrity management specialists is celebrating almost a decade in business with impressively doubling its turnover in the last 12 months following...
Jumbo Shipping secures contract with DEME Offshore on Hornsea Two offshore wind farm project
Jumbo has been awarded a contract to support DEME Offshore in its scope of work on Ørsted’s Hornsea Two offshore wind farm. Jumbo’s scope of work in the project is the provision...
Hempel appoints Katarina Lindström as COO
Katarina Lindström will join Hempel as executive vice-president and chief operating officer from 1 August 2020 and will play a central role in delivering on the company’s ambition...
A matter of time
A pioneering inventor, former chief technology officer at Siemens Wind Power and current global offshore wind ambassador for GWEC, Henrik Stiesdal is one of the industry’s...
Bigger is better
Turbine blades continue to increase to even greater sizes and testing them thoroughly is now a mammoth endeavour. Kerry Taylor-Smith discusses process, facilities and logistics with...