Nacelle-mounted ZephIR Lidar successfully passes DNV-GL verification

An independent performance verification of a nacelle-mounted ZephIR Lidar has been undertaken by DNV GL on the test site in Janneby, Germany. This demonstrates the product is compliant with best-practice guidelines developed in the EUDP UniTTe programs – widely regarded and accepted as industry benchmarks for installations of turbine-mounted remote-sensing devices (RSDs). In the verification,

Bachmann Electronic shows solutions for smart turbines in Husum

Bachmann Electronic is using Husum Wind to present its Smart Turbine Automation concept and will be throwing all its experience into the ring: 100,000 wind turbines – worldwide one in three – are equipped with Bachmann control technology or condition monitoring systems.

LiDAR becoming top choice as measurement tool for offshore wind sites

At a recent seminar hosted by Leosphere at the Offshore Wind Conference 2017, top wind measurement experts explained that years of successful LiDAR validation campaigns. LiDARs have been replacing met masts to become the sole wind measurement tool used for offshore resource assessment and power-curve verification purposes. The strong competitiveness of these devices have led industry

Do-it-yourself condition monitoring thanks to industrial internet of things

Parker’s SensoNODE Blue Sensors along with SCOUT Mobile software deliver an IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) solution that provides advanced condition monitoring for predictive maintenance across multiple applications and industries.

Stop ignoring the generator in your condition monitoring effort

Up-tower repairs average $5,000 to $6,000 for a generator bearing change out and $80,000 to $90,000 for an unpredicted failure that requires a crane.

Looking for a career? Take the NEM DATA Challenge

It is a digital challenge in which you can achieve a job inside NEM Solutions’ team, apart from other job offers coming through Siemens-Gamesa Renewable Energy and Tecnalia, which are partners in this initiative.

A few external gauges could prevent arc flash injuries

Engineers with medium and high-voltage equipment manufacturer GC Power and Industrial Solutions Limited have devised a simple solution to checking on a transformer that could be the source of an arc flash..

Opto 22 adds advanced trending capabilities to the groov mobile operator interface solution

groov, from Opto 22, is a zero-programming, web-based way to build, deploy, and view effective, scalable industrial IoT and edge computing applications.

SKF goes digital to optimize product costs & performance

Digitalization is having a huge effect on manufacturing – and SKF is at the forefront of using it to improve business in the service of customers. The ability to collect and manipulate vast amounts of digital information will catapult manufacturing into the future. By embracing digitalization, SKF is enhancing its core offering (including bearings technology

Drone takes on inspection of offshore wind farm

ESVAGT, a Denmark-based provider of services for offshore industries, has added drone inspections to its list of offerings. Most recently, the Esvagt Champion vessel assisted with the drone inspection of blades and towers on 80 wind turbines comprising the BARD Offshore 1 wind farm, situated in the German North Sea. The inspection was conducted in coordination with