LM Wind Power marks start of new wind-turbine blade factory

LM Wind Power, a global manufacturer of wind-turbine blades, announced that work on its new factory in Cherbourg, Normandy, has commenced. This was marked with a foundation stone ceremony at the construction site, chaired by French Prime Minister, Bernard Cazeneuve, in the presence of industry and representatives from the local partners, including Normandy region, the

Danish company unwraps leading edge protection for turbine blades

PolyTech has begun production of leading edge protection products and will increase volume in step with the number of blade types introduced with LEP.

Arkema presents its new generation of composites for the wind-power industry

Over one million tons of composites are used every year to manufacture wind-turbine blades. However, these blades made of thermoset composites (epoxy or polyester) are not easy to recycle at their end of life stage. To meet this challenge, Arkema has developed Elium, the first liquid thermoplastic resin using the same infusion process and equipment as thermoset

Wind turbine composites material market worth $12.17 billion by 2021

Blades account for the highest amount of composites consumption in their manufacturing.

Advances in wind technology find home in Colorado

The innovative prototype wind technology blade was fabricated and assembled in the 10,000-square-foot CoMET facility.

Metyx Composites to showcase new high performance RTM fabric & carbon woven technical textiles at JEC World 2017, Paris

Metyx’s new range of ‘webbed’ carbon fiber woven composites.

LM Wind invests in offshore wind sector with new blade factory in France

LM Wind announced a new wind-turbine blade factory dedicated to the offshore wind market in Normandy, France. The facility will have the capability to produce the longest blade in the world, the LM 88.4 P. LM Wind expects the operation will grow to a capacity between 1.2 and 2.0 GW. With this potential for significant growth, it

Paper reports on the structural collapse of a 52.3-m composite wind-turbine blade

Full-scale structural tests have enabled an in-depth understanding of how composite blades respond (collapse) to specifically applied loads.

Bronto Skylift Inc. names TGM Wind Services as distributor for 10 States

he Bronto Skylift S 90 HLA is the newest member of the famous HLA range from Bronto Skylift. The HLA stands for High Level Articulated. This unit represents the ultimate in high rise access.

Wind turbine blade sales market, a survey for 2016 to 2021

This report focuses on the Wind Turbine Blade Sales in Global market, especially in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle and Africa.