From the day a turbine is erected, to the time it is ready to be taken down, cranes are necessary tools for building and maintaining wind farms.
As wind-turbine blades get larger, the challenges of getting them to their final destination increase.
Digitalization becomes crucial to supply-chain logistics for North American offshore industry.
Transient events — not gearbox oil — are the leading cause of wind-turbine gearbox failure.
Condition monitoring can maximize maintenance resources.
Weather-forecasting advances shed new light on lightning damage to wind turbines.
Leading-edge erosion can dig into a turbine’s performance, but solutions exist to keep minor worries from becoming major problems.
Canadian wind energy is integral to North American transition to a clean-energy economy.
Project aims to standardize wind-turbine information in Canada.
A compelling future awaits offshore wind in the United States.
A one-size-fits-all approach: A single special grease for all rolling bearings can help achieve maximum yield.
New foundation technology will lower use of concrete in wind-turbine towers by 75 percent.
Wind industry stays afloat amidst economic and political uncertainty.
PTC extension gives wind-industry projects a chance to really take off.
American wind power poised to quadruple by 2030.
As demand for renewable energy grows and wind turbines become an ever-increasingly common sight, the nature of their application is forcing engineers to look for steels with exceptional properties to meet the extreme demands placed on components in wind turbines.
Dropped Object Prevention: Tools with Engineered Attachment Points Can Increase Safety and Productivity
Founded in Kalamazoo, Michigan, more than 40 years ago, Kalamazoo Valley Community College has made a name for itself in the wind energy industry with its Wind Turbine Technician Academy and the skilled workforce it produces.
How the U.S. Wind Industry Can Benefit from the Advancement of Educational and Training Opportunities
The tides are turning from the misinformed belief that hydraulic power pack systems are still the most relevant and accurate ways to torque. As we enter the new year, we need to focus on the ever-expanding bolting solutions that are available.
Vaisala, a global leader in environmental and industrial measurement, recently performed an extensive validation confirming the accuracy of its state-of-the-art energy assessment methodology.