Safety-related digital output enables response in less than 1 ms

the SCT202 module is ideally equipped to implement the complex task of safety speed monitoring in wind turbines.

What features should you consider when choosing filters for a wind turbine?

In the wind industry, simple logistics places importance on a well-planned operations and maintenance strategy. The geographic location, weather conditions, and height of most wind turbines make even the most basic gearbox or hydraulic repairs a daunting and costly task. For that reason, filtration is critical in wind turbines. Gears and bearings ride on a

Off-patent wind energy technologies to see more use

Now that the life-cycle of many pioneering patents are coming to an end, what does it mean for the wider industry now that everyone can freely use those technologies?

Moxa releases new switch firmware to ramp up device security

Moxa, a provider of network infrastructure solutions for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), announced a new firmware upgrade for its industrial Ethernet switches with major enhancements for its security functionalities. This new firmware, called Turbo Pack 3, is not only compliant with the IEC 62443-4-2 level 2 cybersecurity standard, but also supports other security management features,

What to expect at Wind O&M Dallas 2017

Wind O&M Dallas 2017 The Westin Galleria Hotel – Dallas, Texas April 10 to 12, 2017 The U.S. onshore wind energy sector could see operations and maintenance (O&M) costs drop by up to 20% in the next five years, according to data presented at the Wind O&M Dallas conference in 2016. This was attributed to

ABB completes HVDC link upgrade in Canada to support transmission of renewables

ABB has completed a major upgrade of the 350-MW Madawaska high-voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission link that connects the grids of Québec and New Brunswick in southeast Canada. The back-to-back converter station has been in operation for more than 30 years, and the modernization is expected to significantly improve grid reliability and help reduce maintenance

Handy particle counters for versatile on-site analysis

Particle counter manufacturer Pamas says its equipment can count particles online and offline, without pressure or under high pressure, and in the laboratory or in the field.

Using accessory current clamps with digital multi meters

Fluke accessory current clamps expand a multimeter’s flexibility and measurement capabilities by reducing the actual measured current by a fixed ratio, allowing it to measure up to thousands of amps.

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.

3M offers new detachable sleeve for safer fixed-ladder climb

3M offers the new Lad-Saf X3 Detachable Cable Sleeve with carabiner and dual-independent locking system, which fits a solid core cable. The Lad-Saf X3 3/8″ (9.5mm) Detachable Cable Sleeve is part of a permanently installed ladder safety system. It is designed to work with many different styles and lengths of ladders on structures, such as wind