Wind turbines have become a critical component in the United States’ drive towards sustainable energy. As more wind farms are being constructed across the world, ensuring that the wind turbines remain operational and efficient is vital. Wind turbine maintenance is essential for the turbines to be in good working condition, minimizing downtime, and ensuring the safety of the workers. Here are five tips for wind turbine maintenance.Read More
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The offshore wind energy industry has seen tremendous growth in recent years, and with that growth comes the need for high-quality tools and equipment. With over 1,500 bolts on a turbine, the tool of choice is the ERAD electric torque wrench, which has proven to be a valuable asset in growing and maintaining the offshore wind energy industry.Read More
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RAD Torque tools have been instrumental in the explosive growth and expansion of the wind industry in the world for the last 15 years. Partnering with key manufactures such as GE, Vestas, and Siemens-Gamesa, along with major wind turbine installers, RAD is the go-to torque tool manufacturer that helps these companies move forward in the wind industry.
Maxpro is RAD Torques largest authorized US distributer, repair and calibration center involved in servicing the wind industry. Today Maxpro provides the following RAD products to the wind industry:Read More
The renewable energy industry is on the rise, registering an impressive 8.9% growth between 2016 and 2020. According to Business Wire, the global industry raked $692 billion in revenue in 2020.
Considering the average wind turbine uses about 25,000 fasteners, including at least 6,000 bolts, that means you need robust and reliable tools to get all that work done. That’s where torque wrenches come in.
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