12 May '18, 3pm

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Concrete/steel hybrid tower available for the Nordex N90/2500 for the first time Hamburg, August 4, 2006. Nordex is now offering concrete/steel hybrid towers for hub heights of 120 meters for the N90/2500 (LS) turbine, which has been specially developed for non-coastal regions. Previously, it used solely steel towers. “Given the sharp rise in steel prices, concrete has now become a relatively inexpensive alternative for keeping the production costs of towers manageable. For this reason, Nordex has developed a concrete/steel hybrid tower for its N90/2500,” says Dr. Alexander Jakubowski, who is in charge of tower development at Nordex. Calculations have demonstrated that a hybrid solution offers substantial price advantages compared with steel tube, concrete or lattice towers for multi-megawatt turbines with large hub heights. The 120 meter hybrid tower developed by Nordex c...

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