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Crawler Cranes Use Tandem Lifts to Remove Blades from Turbine

On behalf of Enercon, Belgian crane service provider Aertssen removed the 72-metric-ton, 58-meter-long rotor blades from an Enercon E-126 wind turbine at a height...

Airway Services announces ISO 9001:2016 Certificate

Airway Services recently announced the successful completion of its International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 audit for its corporate office in San Angelo, Texas....

Shell launches 10-year warranty gearbox oil to U.S. market

Shell Lubricants unveiled a new synthetic gearbox oil for wind turbines in the U.S. market at AWEA WINDPOWER 2019 in Houston, Texas. With a 10-year...

Pure Safety Group introduces Checkmate Tr3 Tripod

Pure Safety Group (PSG), the largest company dedicated solely to fall protection, has introduced the Checkmate TR3 Tripod, used as Personal Protective Equipment to...

EdgeData welcomes new director of operations

EdgeData, LLC recently added Lorie Hines as director of operations. In this role, Hines will manage operations of BladeEdge, EdgeData’s artificial intelligence (AI)-driven image...

PSI surpasses 40,000 repaired parts milestone

PSI Repair Services, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries and leading independent service provider (ISP) to the wind-energy industry, recently announced it surpassed...

CTV operators driving transparent approach to offshore operations

Leading CTV operators are driving for more transparency around vessel performance as the market seeks to “level the playing field” in offshore wind support....

Renewable energy industry gets training boost

Altitec, a leading provider of wind-turbine rotor-blade repair and maintenance services and technician training, recently opened an Altitec Academy in Australia. The first training...

O&M jack-up vessel to join the Fred. Olsen Windcarrier fleet

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has signed a long-term time charter with Falcon Global for their jack-up vessel Jill. The jack-up vessel will be an integrated...

MSA launches new full-body harness lines

MSA recently announced the launch of the new V-SERIES full body harness line for fall protection: V-FLEX™, V-FIT™, and V-FORM™. Each is designed for...

The iSpin technology products available in Japan now

Hokutaku Ltd. and Romo Wind AG recently announced their exclusive partnership for the distribution of iSpin technology-based products and services in Japan. Hokutaku Ltd....

Iberwind partners with ONYX InSight to upgrade V90 fleet

Iberwind and ONYX InSight recently announced hardware and software upgrades to Iberwind’s Vestas V90 3-MW fleet to power predictive maintenance practices and boost profitability...

Gearbox Express partners with Invenergy Services

Gearbox Express (GBX), North America’s largest independent remanufacturer of gearbox assemblies and main shafts for the wind-turbine industry, recently announced a partnership with Invenergy...

Zero-Max tool offers pre-set torque value

The Zero-Max Torq-Tender™ is an enclosed device with no external adjustment features. It has a pre-set torque value and, once installed, cannot be changed....

U.K. wind firms push investment in masts and monitoring

Dulas, a leading renewable energy consultancy, recently announced its wind monitoring division saw an uptick in work from new and existing clients in 2018,...

Tillman introduces glove choices for cold weather

Keep Jack Frost from nipping at your fingers with the Tillman 1772 and 1773 high-visibility cold weather gloves. Both the 1772 and 1773 feature...

Training course to explain new corrosion protection for turbines

The new corrosion protection coating, “SikaCor® SW-1000 RepaCor,” developed in a research association, promises a significantly simplified, faster, and more cost-effective on-site repair of...

Seacat takes lead in offshore wind vessel monitoring

Offshore energy support vessel (OESV) operator, Seacat Services, has installed an advanced remote monitoring system across its fleet of 14 class-certified catamarans. The BareFLEET...

Dropped objects remain a neglected hazard in offshore

Dropsafe, a global provider of dropped objects prevention technology for the energy and resources markets, has reported on the risk posed by dropped objects...

Altitec: South Africa needs to invest in blade repair capacity

Altitec, a leading turbine rotor blade inspection and repair specialist, recently highlighted the need for South Africa to expand its pool of blade repair...
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