11 Oct '17, 7pm

[email protected] opens up a new #wind turbine blade factory in Morocco

.@SiemensGamesa opens up a new #wind turbine blade factory in Morocco

Today, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) officially inaugurated its new rotor blade factory in Tangier, Morocco, during an event chaired by Moulay Hafid El Alamy, Morocco’s minister of industry, investment, trade and digital economy, and Markus Tacke, CEO of Siemens Gamesa. To equip the SWT-DD-130 platforms (up to a 4.2 MW power rating), B63-10 blades with a length of 63 meters are being produced for export to Europe, Africa and the Middle East, as well as for local projects. In the future, the plant could produce other blade models, including those reaching up to 75 meters. The 37,500-square-meter plant, which started production in April, is strategically located in the industrial zone of Tanger Automotive City, ideally positioned between Europe and Africa, the company notes. “We invest where we see strong business opportunities, and the opportunities here in Morocco...

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