OUR KNOWLEDGE IN USE


Load simulation
- Various types of wind turbines onshore (10 kW - 5 MW)

Life time extension of wind turbines  
- Analysis of life time extension of wind turbines in more than 120
  projects in Germany

Tower Design 
- Tubular steel towers (30 kW - 5 MW)

Inspections
- Damage inspections / root cause analysis, wind farms in RS, Brazil
- Tower installation inspection, wind farm in RS, Brazil

Technical due diligence
- Wind farms in Germany, Belgium and France

Analysis of wind measurement data
- Locations in Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
- Locations in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Site specific load analysis and evaluation
- Wind farms in various countries, e.g. Brazil, USA, New Zealand, EU

Standardization
- Participation in international standardization in the field of wind
  energy (IEC, TC88, MT 01)

Type certification
- Project management and accompaniment in certification for
  international wind turbine manufacturers


Design Basis / Project Certification for Offshore Wind Farms
- Global Tech I, Borkum West II, MEG I (North Sea)

Expert opinion
- Quality assurance, mounting process of pitch bearing assembly
- Impact of wake effects on structural integrity

Research
- German and European research projects

Site specific load analysis and evaluation
- Wind farms in various countries, e.g. Brazil, USA, New Zealand, EU


Seminars and training in wind energy technology
- Seminar lecture "Life Time Extension of Wind Turbines" analytical
  part, seminar series of the German Wind Energy Association (BWE)

- Seminar and Training "Technology of Wind Energy", Universidade
  Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (in Portuguese)

- Seminar "Wind energy projects for the production of electrical
  energy", Universidad Católica de Santa Maria, Arequipa, Peru
  (in Spanish)

- Seminar "Wind Energy - Technology, Economy, Challenges"
  Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia (in Spanish)

- Seminar "Wind energy technology in the focus of standardization",
  House of Technology, Essen, Germany

- Various seminars for international manufacturers of wind turbines