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Offshore Wind Research Facilities Hopes to Accelerate U.K. Turbine Development

Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s National Renewable Energy Centre in Northumberland, U.K., is currently working towards development of an advanced wind turbine blade and...

Dogger Bank Makes Statement on Site Incident

On May 1, damage was sustained to a single blade on an installed turbine at the Dogger Bank A offshore wind farm.  In line with...

TPI Collaborates on Polymer 3D Printers for Wind Turbine Tooling

TPI Composites has partnered with the University of Maine Advanced Structures and Composites Center (ASCC) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory to utilize what has...

NREL Utilizes Robots for Wind Turbine Blade Manufacturing

Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have leveraged robotic assistance in the manufacture of wind turbine blades, allowing...

Clobotics Introduces Robot Built for Inspecting the Inside of Turbine Blades

Clobotics Wind Services has released its Clobotics Crawler robot, designed to document the internal condition of turbine blades.  The company says the device features two...

Nordex Group Receives U.S. Turbine Order

The Nordex Group has received an order for N149/5.X turbines from the United States. The company will be supplying 25 of its Delta 4000 series...

Nordex Group Appoints New CEO for North America Division

The Nordex Group has appointed Manav Sharma CEO of its North America business, starting June 1, after previously serving as the company’s chief transformation...

DEME Offshore Installation Vessel Completes Scotland Foundation Project

DEME’s flagship “Orion” vessel has completed monopile installation works on Ocean Winds’ 882 MW Moray West offshore wind farm project in Scotland, installing 29...

Goldwind Americas Promotes Zuo Feng to CEO

Goldwind Americas, a Chicago-based subsidiary of Goldwind Science & Technology, has promoted Zuo Feng to the role of CEO.  Feng has been with the company...

Odfjell Oceanwind, Prodtex Collaborate on Scaling Floating Turbine Foundation Production

Odfjell Oceanwind and Prodtex have established a joint venture, Windsteel Technologies, to scale production capacity of floating wind foundations, with an eye on opening...

Cyclic Materials to Begin Recycling Wind Turbines

Cyclic Materials has begun accepting wind turbine generators for recycling purposes along with MRI machines, marking an expansion for the company beyond auto parts...

Nordex Releases Power Hardware-in-the-Loop Test Bench for Grid Compliance

The Nordex Group has released its latest power hardware-in-the-loop (PHIL) test bench for grid compliance testing of power electric drivetrains.  The test bench, developed and...

Cadeler Signs Transport, Installation Contract for Baltica 2 

Cadeler has signed a contract with Ørsted and PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna for the transport and installation of 14 MW turbines supplied by Siemens...

US Forged Rings Announces Construction of Tower Fabrication Facility, Steel Forging Plant

US Forged Rings (USFR) has announced a $700 million investment in servicing the offshore wind industry through construction of a tower fabrication facility and...

Vestas Taps ArcelorMittal to Reduce Wind Turbine Tower Carbon Footprint

Vestas says it has established a partnership with ArcelorMittal to launch a low-carbon-emissions steel offering that significantly reduces the lifetime carbon dioxide emissions from...

AMSC Providing Wind Turbine Electrical Control Systems to OEM

AMSC has received an $8 million order for its 3 MW class wind turbine electrical control systems (ECS) from Inox Wind Ltd., an India-based...

Aeris Energy Extends Wind Blade Supply Contract with Vestas Until 2028 

Aeris Energy has extended its contract with Vestas to supply the Danish company with wind blades until the end of 2028. The contract’s amendment provides...

TPI, GE Vernova Expand Mexico Supply Contract 

TPI Composites has signed expanded supply agreements with GE Vernova in Mexico to manufacture GE Vernova’s “workhorse” wind turbine blade for the U.S. market. Production...

Vestas to Establish Second Offshore Blade Factory

Vestas has announced plans to establish a new factory in Poland to produce blades for the company’s flagship offshore wind turbine, the V236-15.0 MW. The...

MOL Partners with Wind Turbine Maintenance Company Hokutaku 

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and Hokutaku have agreed to form a capital alliance through MOL's acquisition of a majority of Hokutaku’s outstanding shares. Hokutaku has...

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