Thursday, July 18, 2019

Maintenance

Rotor locks simplify maintenance in wind power plants

New rotor locks from Roemheld USA are designed to simplify maintenance for wind-power plants. The double-acting hydraulic cylinder locks the rotor blade up to...

Pattern Energy pilots Uptake’s software at wind site

Uptake, the industrial data science and artificial intelligence (AI) software leader, recently announced that Pattern Energy Group Inc. will pilot Uptake’s wind software. Pattern...

Cyberhawk gets three-year framework with major renewable energy operator

Cyberhawk, a world leader in inspection, survey, and asset management using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), has been awarded a three-year framework with one of...

New standard ratcheting combination wrenches designed for high torque

The new standard ratcheting combination wrenches from Williams are designed to handle higher torque applications without rounding or deforming hex fasteners points. The Supertorque® ratcheting...

RIMS receives class approval from Lloyd’s Register

Drone and robotics specialist RIMS (Robotics In Maintenance Strategies) has received its fourth Classification Certificate as Recognized External Specialists from Lloyd’s Register for the...

OEM introduces new bolting equipment

Global OEM, HTL Group, known for manufacturing 100 percent British-made controlled bolting equipment have introduced its new DSX Square Drive Torque Wrench Range. Incorporating industry-first...

Enerpac introduces new bolt tensioners

Enerpac, an international market leader in high-pressure hydraulics, recently introduced its new portfolio of Power Generation bolt tensioners for critical fastening applications. Three new...

Altitec Carries Out Specialist Health Check At Greater Gabbard

Altitec, the global blade inspection and maintenance specialist, recently completed lightning damage inspection and repairs at the Greater Gabbard Offshore Wind Farm as part...

New Tools Allow Workers To Carry Out Hands-Free Bolting

Site and operator safety is an ever-increasing concern and fundamental consideration for all companies, in all industries, globally. Within any sector where operators and technicians...

Poseidon Systems Deploys Metallic Wear Debris Monitoring System

Poseidon Systems, LLC has delivered and commissioned 362 metallic wear debris monitoring systems for Vestas V82 wind turbines operating in the United States. The...

Drone Offers A Variety Of Inspection Options

UAV inspection of valuable assets can yield significant cost savings, improve worker safety and extend the life of the asset. Whether it is inspection...

New Turbine Models Will Increase Annual Energy Production By 20 Percent

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has combined the experience of two strong players, building on the merger that took place in early 2017. Thanks...

Rocky Mountain Power to test LogiLube’s condition monitoring technology

LogiLube, LLC, a Laramie, Wyoming-based technology company, has entered into an agreement with electric utility Rocky Mountain Power for a field pilot of LogiLube’s...

Bachmann gets condition-monitoring contract

Juvent SA, the biggest Swiss wind farm, is to rely on condition monitoring systems from the Bachmann Monitoring GmbH for intelligent turbine automation. Bachmann, experts...

Small monitoring device checks grease lubrication flow to main bearings

Used in hundreds of wind-turbine installations, the Titan Enterprises OG2-700 flowmeter is a well-established monitoring device that provides valuable data helping to ensure safe...

Altitec South Africa opens its doors

Altitec, the turbine blade access and repair specialist, recently opened the doors on Altitec South Africa, following last year’s signing of a joint venture...

MAINTENANCE

2018 Wind Systems Buyer's Guide - Maintenance

AEI Cables Provides Link For Offshore Wind Project

Specialist supplier AEI Cables has completed the supply of specialist fire performance products for control and instrumentation at the £1.5billion Galloper Wind Farm Project...

Bachmann Awarded Condition-Monitoring Contract For Canadian Wind Farm

Bachmann Electronic has been selected as the condition monitoring system (CMS) provider to one of Canada’s largest power producers. TransAlta commissioned an upgrade to its...

Crane Rental Places Large Order For Demag® Crawler Cranes, All Terrain Cranes

Poland’s Crane Rental is adding three new Demag® CC 3800-1 lattice boom crawler cranes, two Demag AC 220-5 all-terrain cranes, and a Demag AC...
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