Large Scale Facility

DTU Large Scale Facility in the news

Monday 27 Jul 20
Interview with among others Dr. Kim Branner, senior research scientist and head of the Structural Design & Testing Team for DTU Wind Energy

Each year, roughly one out of every 200 wind turbine blades fail. Those failures pose a twofold concern for turbine owners. First, when a blade fails, there’s unplanned downtime and potential insurance issues. Second, how can blade manufacturers and turbine owners and operators feel confident that the blades on their turbine are tested adequately?

Taking blade testing to the extreme
6 AUGUST 2020