Preventing catastrophic failure in wind turbines

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If you’re a regular follower of our blog you will know that we often discuss renewable energy technologies, such as wind and tidal.  Renewable energy is a fast growing industry.  In the wind sector, for example, there are now around 225,000 turbines installed globally, and it appears that the growth seen within the industry will continue unabated. Continue reading

What does vibration tell us?

HS-109Vibration monitoring is a powerful tool used by many engineers and plant managers to help them efficiently and sustainably run their manufacturing operations.

With every single motor odds on to experience some kind of failure or fault within its lifetime, vibration data is an invaluable resource to have at your disposal and can be the difference between unplanned downtime or operations that run effectively and profitably.
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