GWO is pleased to announce that innogy SE, Enercon and GoldWind have all signed on as a members of Global Wind Organisation.
innogy is based in Essen, Germany and began operations on 1 April, 2016. The company has more than 40,000 employees and activities in 16 countries across Europe working in different business segments covering grid & infrastructure, retail and renewables.
Innogy has an installed capacity of more than 900 megawatts in offshore wind and over 1900 megawatts in onshore wind.
Enercon is based in Aurich, Germany and was formed in 1984. Enercon has specialized in using gearless turbines and has approximately 18.000 employees and activities across the globe. Enercon has 43,1 gigawatt power installed worldwide with more than 26.360 wind turbines installed.
GoldWind is based in Urumqi, Xinjiang, China and was founded in 1998. GoldWind has activities in Asia, Europe and the Americas and is among the largest turbine manufacturers in the world.
The Blade Repair working group completed this final draft five weeks ahead of schedule.
As part of GWO's ongoing commitment to good governance of its worldwide training network, a trio of Auditor Qualification Training (AQT) courses will take place in the United States, Denmark and China.
The world’s largest turbine manufacturers and owners have collaborated to bring to market their most ambitious training standard yet. The GWO Blade Repair standard is designed to achieve learning objectives in the safety and craftsmanship skills that are essential to this challenging, technical role.
Technicians will develop an understanding and awareness of the associated health and safety issues when working on the installation phase of a project
The GWO Secretariat has grown from two to eight employees in the space of eighteen months