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Company Profile: New York State Energy and Research Development Authority

The basic philosophy of the New York State Energy and Research Development Authority (NYSERDA) can be found in the opening words of its vision...

Company Profile: Broadwind Energy, Inc.

Just as a wind technician’s adjustments ensure that a turbine is operating in top form, smart companies are constantly fine-tuning their operations as well....

Company Profile: Alignment Supplies, Inc.

Just as the North American wind industry benefits from the expertise of companies that have been active in the more-mature European market for many...

Company Profile: BS Rotor Technic U.S.A.

Anyone who’s waited too long to change the oil in their car and experienced an expensive—and avoidable—meltdown is fully aware of the high price...

Company Profile: NRG Systems, Inc.

It’s one thing to talk about being a good environmental steward, but one Vermont-based manufacturer of wind measurement systems and turbine controls provides proof...

Company Profile: ACCIONA Windpower

As part of a company founded more than 160 years ago, and today a leader in manufacturing cutting-edge turbines, ACCIONA Windpower is firmly rooted...

Company Profile: FARO Technologies, Inc.

When Simon Raab and Greg Fraser met some 30 years ago while working toward their doctorates in biomedical engineering at McGill University, they bonded...

Construction Profile: Geopier Foundation Co.

Wind farm developers understand the critical nature of providing adequate foundation support in advance of erecting towers, since soft soils can lead to poor...

Maintenance Profile: Eaton Corporation

Founded in 1911, Eaton Corporation has grown from a supplier of small truck parts based in Bloomfield, New Jersey, to a global diversified power...

Manufacturing Profile: Lincoln Electric Co.

When John C. Lincoln founded The Lincoln Electric Company in 1895, he did so with a capital investment of $250 and with the sole...

Company Profile: PH Windsolutions, Inc.

As wind turbines grow larger, so do blades, requiring ultra-efficient manufacturing processes that ensure the highest possible structural integrity. And with blade-manufacturing facilities under...

Company Profile: GL Garrad Hassan

The year was 1984, and Drs. Andrew Garrad and Unsal Hassan had been working for the Wind Energy Group—an R&D venture comprised of three...

Company Profile: Bergey Windpower Co.

After serving as assistant chief engineer at the Piper Development Center, where he designed aircraft such as the Piper Cherokee, and then working in...

Company Profile: AWS Truepower

As is the case with many successful companies, the early years are spent following lucrative opportunities that present themselves along the way. Without pausing...

Company Profile: Safety Supply South

Whether it involves the erection of new towers or O&M services for existing turbines, wind farm project managers know that when their crews arrive,...

Company Profile: Nordic Windpower

In many ways Nordic Windpower’s approach to harvesting the wind is highly academic in nature, backed by tens of millions invested over decades of...

Company Profile: Mortenson Construction

After spending three decades working in the construction industry, M.A. Mortenson, Sr., decided that it was time to start a company of his own....

Company Profile: Carolina Gear & Components Ltd.

As the wind industry continues its upward trajectory throughout North America, some gear manufacturing companies will be better prepared to service the market’s needs...

Company Profile: Parkline, Inc.

When you delve into the history of many companies you’ll often discover humble origins, with the founders making their debut in a basement, garage,...

Company Profile: DMI Industries, Inc.

It has been said that when one door closes, another one opens. For DMI Industries that door opened wide in 1999, when it was...