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Research & Development

Research & Development This documentary gives an impression of the R&D that goes into the production of the gearboxes that are used in the latest offshore wind turbines. News Updates Research & Development November 1, 2017 The Vestas offshore wind...

The Vestas offshore wind turbine

The Vestas offshore wind turbine Vestas currently supply the world’s highest capacity offshore wind turbine. This model has recently been used in the Irish Sea at an extension of the Burbo Bank project, offshore Liverpool and the coming years will see further use of...

The Vindeby Offshore Wind Farm

The Vindeby Offshore Wind Farm Vindeby was the worlds’s first offshore wind farm and was installed in 1991 approximately 2km off the south Danish coast. The turbines from manufacturer Bonus (now part of Siemens) have now reached the end of their operational life and...

Offshore wind turbines are now 9 MW

Offshore wind turbines are now 9 MW Offshore wind turbines are now much larger than their onshore equivalents having undergone rapid technological development in the last few years. Their generating capacity is now at 9 MW for the largest models, three times that of...