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DEWI Certifies DeWind’s D8.2

Posted by NAW Staff on April 07, 2008

Irvine, Calif.-based Composite Technology Corp.'s (CTC) DeWind subsidiary received certification of the 60 Hz version of DeWind's 2 MW D8.2 wind turbine from DEWI-Offshore and Certification Centre GmbH (DEWI-OCC), according to International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) requirements. DEWI-OCC is a subsidiary [Read More]

Dow Introduces AIRSTONE Systems for Wind Energy

Posted by NAW Staff on April 03, 2008

Dow Epoxy Systems, a unit of the epoxy business with the Dow Chemical Co., has introduced AIRSTONE Systems for Wind Energy, which is a family of products designed for use in the fabrication of wind blades. AIRSTONE Systems for Wind [Read More]

Triton Reaches Commercial Availability

Posted by NAW Staff on April 01, 2008

The first Triton sonic wind profiler, a tool for wind assessments based on sonic detection and ranging (SoDAR) technology, now is commercially available, according to developer Second Wind. The company says it is ready to ship its first Triton, with [Read More]

Tentec Launches New Bolt Tensioning Tools For Wind Industry

Posted by NAW Staff on March 19, 2008

Tentec, a designer and manufacturer of bolt tightening equipment, has launched the new Aero series of bolt tensioning tools for wind power generation. Tools in the Aero range are suitable for a complete wind turbine bolting installation or maintenance program [Read More]

Transpara Introduces Visual KPI For AF For OSIsoft Users

Posted by NAW Staff on March 12, 2008

Transpara Corp., a provider of operations intelligence software, has introduced Visual KPI for AF, a Web-based add-on to OSIsoft's AF, a server-based modeling tool that enables an organization to define a consistent representation of its assets, providing attributes and context [Read More]

LTC, HARTING To Market Battery System for Generator Pitch Control

Posted by NAW Staff on March 12, 2008

Lithium Technology Corp. (LTC) has announced that it will market an advanced lithium-ion battery for pitch control systems of wind generators. The ultra-high-power backup battery, developed in conjunction with HARTING Technology Group for a 2.5 MW-class wind power generator, was [Read More]

Dynapar Introduces Absolute Encoder For Extreme Environments

Posted by NAW Staff on March 06, 2008

Dynapar, a manufacturer of optical and magnetic encoders and resolvers for several industries, including wind energy, steel and material handling, has introduced the compact Acuro XR absolute encoder. The new encoder incorporates three design elements that make it ideal for [Read More]

Norbar Releases TruTorque

Posted by NAW Staff on March 05, 2008

Norbar Torque Tools Inc. has introduced TruTorque, a new model of wrenches with an improved mechanism that uses the latest materials and engineering techniques. The coarse scale on the handle and a micrometer for fine setting allow for easy adjustment, [Read More]

Spidescape Introduces Vertical Rescue System

Posted by NAW Staff on March 04, 2008

Spidescape Descent Systems has released the Spidescape Vertical Rescue System (VRS) for industrial professionals. The Spidescape VRS offers solutions for personal self-rescue and victim rescue using Spidescape emergency and training rope. According to the company, Spidescape VRS delivers a quick [Read More]

3TIER Launches REmapping the World Initiative

Posted by NAW Staff on March 03, 2008

3TIER, a Seattle-based assessment and forecasting services provider, has launched its ‘REmapping the World’ initiative by unveiling a global wind map that will be available online at no charge. ‘Communities in developing countries finally will have – at little or [Read More]