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Gamesa-Siemens Combined Company Appoints Leadership Team

Posted by Lauren Tyler on April 05, 2017

Following the Gamesa-Siemens merger, the new combined company has announced first appointments for the joint management team and has named Rosa Garcia non-executive chairwoman of the board. The combined company says that Ignacio Martin, former executive chairman of Gamesa, will continue as CEO [Read More]

TPI Composites Inks Another Wind Blade Contract With Gamesa

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2017

Scottsdale, Ariz.-based TPI Composites Inc., an independent manufacturer of composite wind blades, has entered into a new long-term agreement with Gamesa. From its new manufacturing facility in Izmir, Turkey, TPI will supply wind blades for Gamesa through 2022. TPI has [Read More]

Gamesa-Siemens Merger Gets Green Light From European Commission

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 13, 2017

The European Commission has officially cleared the acquisition of Gamesa by Siemens. Considering a number of “credible competitors” would remain in both the onshore and the offshore wind markets, the institution has found that the transaction “raises no competitive concerns.” [Read More]

Gamesa Ups Its Spanish Supplier Base

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 09, 2017

Marking year-on-year growth of 17%, Gamesa purchased EUR 936 million worth of goods and services from Spanish suppliers in 2016. In addition, last year, Gamesa increased its Spanish supplier base by 36% by adding 859 new companies to bring the [Read More]

Gamesa Sees 77% Spike In Profit For 2016

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 24, 2017

Gamesa is reporting EUR 301 million in net profit for 2016 – representing a 77% year-on-year increase. The Spanish wind turbine manufacturer attributes the growth to higher sales and rising profitability. Specifically, the company concluded 2016 with a record order [Read More]

Gamesa Keeps On Growing In Indian Wind Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 16, 2017

Gamesa has secured wind turbine orders totaling 278 MW at seven wind sites in India. In total, the company has been commissioned to install 139 of its G114-2.0 MW and G97-2.0 MW wind turbines for several customers. Gamesa will supply, [Read More]

Gamesa Wins Debut Order For New G126-2.625 MW Machine

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 10, 2017

Gamesa has secured the first order for its new G126-2.625 MW turbine, a machine suited for areas with low wind speeds. The company has entered into an agreement with Thai developer Gunkul Engineering Public Co. Ltd. for the supply of [Read More]

Gamesa Lands Maiden Order For ‘High-Potential’ Indonesian Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 09, 2017

Gamesa has inked its first turbine order in Indonesia, what the Spanish manufacturer calls a “high-potential” wind power market. Moreover, this order marks the first time Gamesa will install its G114-2.5 MW turbines in Asia-Pacific. These turbines can reach up to [Read More]

Gamesa Opens Up New Turbine Blade Factory In Andhra Pradesh

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 03, 2017

Gamesa has inaugurated its new turbine blade factory in the Nellore region, located in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, which the company calls one of the fastest-growing wind-producing regions in the country. Phase one of the new facility, which [Read More]

Iberdrola Turns To Gamesa For 325 MW Of Mexico Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 20, 2017

Gamesa has entered into two new agreements with Iberdrola for the supply of 325.5 MW of wind in Mexico. The first contract encompasses the installation and commissioning of 84 G114-2.625 MW turbines (220.5 MW) at the Pier IV wind farm, [Read More]