Real-time transformer moisture monitoring minimizes downtime

Vaisala, a global provider of environmental and industrial measurement, has emphasized the importance of continuous monitoring of moisture in transformer insulation oil. Continuous online monitoring will improve understanding of a phenomenon that contributes to the degradation of oil, increases the risk of catastrophic failure and, in the long-term, adds to maintenance costs. “Traditionally, industry understanding of

Torque calibration rig for bolting tools combines safety and accuracy

As part of the Premier range, the enclosure incorporates Norbar torque measurement equipment, an interlocked safety canopy, a heavy duty and robust modular frame, lockable pump cupboard and safety interlocks to ensure operator well-being during use.

Suzlon inaugurates new aerodynamic blade manufacturing facility

Suzlon Group inaugurated its latest state-of-the-art, aerodynamic technology blade manufacturing facility in the city of Badnawar, in the Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh, India. The 19-acre facility will manufacture rotor blades for the S111 2.1-MW turbine and has an expected annual production capacity of 400 MW. The latest in its 2.1 MW fleet, the S111

Risk reduction with cable & pipe seal design, Roxtec Transit Designer 4.0

The design tool from the global cable and pipe seal provider simplifies the entire process that surrounds cable and pipe routing and provides full documentation.

The Multipod provides another way to maintain blades

At the same time the TMP can clean and polish the blades with environmentally friendly products in a quick and perfectly safe manner.

Moventas Gears UK: The MW full-load test facility is now open for business

Moventas Gears UK has announced the achievement of a significant milestone with the completion of the 3.6-MW Load Test Bench and MW Final Assembly centre during August 2016. The gearbox specialist has made a capital investment in the 3.6-MW Load Test Bench, flexibly designed to accommodate Moventas’ multi-brand service approach. Supported by the UK government, the Huddersfield

Schaeffler designs spherical roller bearings to make wind energy more efficient

Schaeffler has optimized its spherical roller bearings for rotor main bearing supports with the objective of increasing the reliability, availability, and efficiency of wind turbines. The development of an asymmetrical spherical roller bearing represents yet another step towards more robustness. The bearing supports of the rotor shaft are of central significance in wind turbines. The

Composites One extends educational partnership with IACMI and announces 2017 training dates

Composites One, alongside Closed Mold Alliance and Magnum Venus Products, officially announced their 2017 educational workshop schedule with the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI). “The workshops focusing on advanced processes and materials that we led with IACMI and Magnum Venus Products this year attracted hundreds of composites professionals,” said Composites One President and

AMG Bolting offer free guidelines for tightening bolt circles, up to 96 bolts

The guide includes the tightening pattern for 16, 20, 24, 28, 32, 36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 60, 76, and 96 bolts.

TPI Composites added to Russell 2000 Index

TPI Composites, a global wind blade manufacturer, announced that it has been added to the Russell 2000, Russell 3000, and Russell Microcap Indexes. Russell Indexes are a leading U.S. equity benchmarks for institutional investors. This broad range of indexes lets investors track current and historical market performance by specific size, investment style, and other market