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Wind Energy Engineering

Ricardo’s strength in engineering and technology innovation can yield improvements to performance, reliability and cost effectiveness for the wind energy sector. Wind engineering capabilities cover all the key electro-mechanical aspects of turbine installations from system modelling and integration through to the drivetrain, gearbox and generator as well as the control, electronic and monitoring systems. Ricardo is also actively applying leading edge ‘design for manufacture’ processes on behalf of major manufacturers to reduce both production and warranty costs.

Wind energy technology and services:

  • Product development and life-cycle cost reduction
  • “Through-life” system and sub-component performance improvement
  • System analysis and testing, including design and test rig set-up
  • Production process improvement, including design for manufacture, assembly and production, and quality control
  • One of the world’s leading gearbox design teams with access to leading edge technologies and solutions
  • Innovative bearing system solutions available for incorporation into product designs
  • Control and electronics systems development
  • Technology/IP assessment
  • Programme and engineering management
  • Supply chain assessment, set-up and management

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