29 Apr '13, 3pm

Wind power components news: Winergy certification, SKF deal with Nordex: HybridDrive system certified while No...

TÜV Rheinland has certified the HybridDrive system from wind turbines component manufacturer, Winergy , according to the GL2010 Guideline. The system consists of a gearbox and generator. “The fact that the HybridDrive has been inspected prior to the project planning of the wind turbine by TÜV Rheinland as an independent and accredited Body is advantageous for customers,” said Matthias Deicke, Winergy Project Manager. “The HybridDrive system has been tested and certified according to fundamental manufacturing and design specifications, enabling our client to save time and effort during the type certification process.” The component certification process was implemented shortly after Winergy’s HybridDrive successfully completed all system-level prototype verifications in 2012. SKF-Nordex deal Meantime, wind turbine component supplier SKF has signed a global agreement to supp...

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