EdgeData and Harris partner on utility asset inspection & management

EdgeData LLC and Harris Corporation, through its Geospatial Solutions business unit, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to accelerate the development of asset inspection and management solutions for the utility industry. The collaboration will be based on remotely sensed data and advanced machine learning technology. Leveraging a recent partnership to deliver inspection

Turbine surface innovators look to erase 2% output losses

This article comes from Wind Energy Update, and is authored by Kerry Chamberlain. The full piece can be read here. New data has revealed the impact of leading-edge erosion on energy production and advanced protection packages now offer long-term performance gains and optimized maintenance windows. As the wind-power industry matures, greater focus is being placed

NEM Solutions offers A.U.R.A app for wind energy

The A.U.R.A app from NEM Solutions is created to make access to the asset health easy.

Europe’s Bazefield hits 10 GW renewable energy in operations management system, opens U.S. office

We are offering an all-inclusive service to the North America market with turn-key delivery and a choice between in-house installations or cloud services, which includes all project services, software operations, maintenance and 24/7 support.

Castrol and Romax partner to grow wind-turbine predictive maintenance business

Castrol, a global and leading lubricant brand, has announced the creation of a joint venture with Romax Technology’s InSight business, a pioneer in predictive maintenance solutions. With over 30 years’ experience working in the wind sector, this deal will combine Castrol’s global reach and knowledge of turbine lubrication with Romax InSight’s expertise in predictive maintenance,

CWind to expand offshore wind services

CWind, a provider of services to the offshore wind industry, announced that it will incorporate the resources of its parent company, Global Marine Systems Limited Group, to expand the breadth of services it offers to wind-farm owners and developers. CWind currently provides the services of blade repair, corrosion protection, inspections and maintenance (topside and subsea),

Straightpoint launches new Clamp On Line Tensionmeter with Bluetooth App

Straightpoint has launched a new product for measuring tension on static lines—the Clamp On Line Tensionmeter (or COLT) — with a state-of- the-art Bluetooth load monitoring app and standout features. The COLT clamps onto pre-tensioned wire ropes, eliminating the need for additional sheaves or tooling. An integral Bluetooth module transmits tension data wirelessly to any smart

Engineering board approves HTL Australasia’s (bolted) joint integrity course

ECITB approved MJI training courses and technical tests are a method to train and validate the skills of individuals in specialist bolting techniques to recognized global standards.

Measure partners With AES to deploy drones at record scale for energy industry

Measure, a “Drone as a Service” operator, has announced a global partnership with The AES Corporation (AES) to scale and leverage its industry-leading drone service to inspect AES’ energy infrastructure in 17 countries. The use of the drone technology is expected to help AES improve safety and avoid more than 30,000 hours of hazardous work

How have wind-farm operations and maintenance changed over the last few years?

An operations and maintenance (O&M) strategy is important for a wind-farm owner because of the long-lasting impact it can have on the profitability and efficiency of a wind site’s operations.