All articles for "Wind"


SKF secures major order from Vestas Group

The Vestas Group of Denmark, the world’s biggest wind turbine manufacturer, has selected SKF as the main supplier of bearings for its wind turbines. [...]
Bearings,Supply chain,Wind,
Engineering Competence

Wind energy solutions:

Turbine ‘parking brake’ By blocking a bearing ring, operators can hold wind turbines in a static condition. This is made possible by a newly patented [...]
Engineering Competence

Wind in the sales

A new generation of wind generators, called Windformer and developed by ABB, has in a pilot project carried out in Västerås, Sweden, been shown to [...]
Bearings,Power Generation,Wind,

Spanish power:

rotor blades travel by lorry to a windmill site on “Los Cantos” mountain in northern Spain. The 760–kilowatt generator from Spanish manufacturer [...]
Engineering Competence

Power by design

When DeWind of Germany designs a wind power unit, the company’s suppliers become deeply involved in the process. The result is the optimal selection [...]
Bearings,Design,Digitization,Engineering tools,Wind,
Engineering Competence

Low friction in Ukraine windmill

Ukraine has put into operation a vertical 450-kilowatt windmill for power generation. Located in Evpatoria, Crimea, and designed by Ukrainian company [...]
Bearings,Lubrication Solutions,Maintenance,Wind,

Power from the sky

Wind power is a clean and renewable energy source. German manufacturer Enercon offers a range of innovative windmill designs. “I came here to study [...]