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Are wind turbine blades waste?

Are wind turbine blades waste?

Everyone knows the pictures of a bulldozer, burying blades in a US field. This does happen where people do not care about environment and our future, just about money. When you want this to happen,...

Sark | Tunnels define the dimensions

Sark | Tunnels define the dimensions

Off the Normandy-France coast you can find the Channel Islands. Between the Channel Islands Guernsey and Jersey you find the Island Sark with a population of about 500 people. Sark is one of the few...

Removing foundation vibration free

Removing foundation vibration free

A long time ago in Schiedam a Stork wind turbine had been installed and is in the nineties replaced by a Lagerweij. The turbine was dismantled a long time ago and now the old wind turbine piled...

ISO certified company

ISO certified company

Last year we restructured our company and started Business in Wind Group with different departments: #Projects, #Parts and #Refurbishment. Next to our Project department we added two more...

Two in one | Vestas V90

Two in one | Vestas V90

The first circular wind turbine in Belgium, and even in the Benelux, was installed in Maasmechelen last week. A first for Belgium and for owner Group Bolckmans. The beauty of this project; this wind...

R-Ladder ♻️

R-Ladder ♻️

Recently, Business in Wind had the Inspectorate of governmental Environment & Transport (IL&T) on the floor. The occasion was the following: They have seen us loading wind turbines on Polish trucks...

Circular wind turbine foundations

Circular wind turbine foundations

Demolishing the foundation is the finishing part of the decommissioning of a wind turbine. And so is building the foundation the start of installing a wind turbine. Both we are doing. Very close to...

Decommissioning Vestas V90 | Netherlands

Decommissioning Vestas V90 | Netherlands

In the Jacobahaven, just south of the impressive Neeltje Jans flood barrier, three Vestas V90 3MW wind turbines will be dismantled by Business in Wind. The first one is gone, the other two will...

Refurbishment | Vestas

Refurbishment | Vestas

A new part of our company is in house refurbishment. That's why about one year ago, Teunis van de Brink started at Business in Wind. He is responsible for the refurbishment projects which are slowly...

Renewable Energy | Ukraine

Renewable Energy | Ukraine

In the #Ukraine as everyone knows, there is a shortage of energy.  As wind energy is relatively fast to realize, it is an interesting option for the Ukraine.  In the spring of last year, we...

Decommissioning Vestas V90 | Netherlands 

Decommissioning Vestas V90 | Netherlands 

In Kats, Zeeland, three Vestas V90 3MW owned by Camperwind and Zeeuwind are being decommissioned. One is already on its way to Ukraïne. Next one will leave site within the coming days. The last one...

Final Touches at Dintelhaven | Netherlands

Final Touches at Dintelhaven | Netherlands

Last week, in the bustling heart of Dintelhaven, our dedicated teams completed the dismantling process of the remaining Vestas V90 3MW wind turbines. Did you know that once these wind turbines were...

Grid compliance | used wind turbines

Grid compliance | used wind turbines

Dismantling and reinstalling a wind turbine is an operation that you can leave to us, on top of that we're also offering refurbishment and upgrades to the wind turbines. In terms of grid compliancy...

Challenging dismantling site | Netherlands

Challenging dismantling site | Netherlands

No situation is the same when dismantling a wind turbine. That is why it is mostly a different challenge time after time. Such was the case with the removal of four Vestas V90 3MW 105m along...

The last blade | England

The last blade | England

Today, Januari 12, in Wareham, Dorset, England our installation crew has completed the lifting works of the fourth and last Vestas V80 wind turbine at Alaska Wind Farm. Just before Christmas we...

Re-Use, Refurbish, RePurpose, Recycle

Re-Use, Refurbish, RePurpose, Recycle

Many people ask why wind turbines have to go to be replaced by new ones. One of the reasons is that wind turbines have to be decommissioned because of repowering. The existing wind turbines being...

Live from Austria

Live from Austria

In Gols, Austria one Vestas V90 has disappeared from the horizon this week. Coming spring it will rise again on the Belgium horizon in Maasmechelen and start its second life, operated by Groep...

Nature is always something to deal with

Nature is always something to deal with

A challenging week again with different circumstances we just have to deal with. That is the good thing about nature; you just have to adjust as you can’t control. As example, because of the snow...

Decommissioning Vestas V52 and V47 | Netherlands

Decommissioning Vestas V52 and V47 | Netherlands

In the Netherlands this week the temperature dropped below zero, beautiful and clear weather to go to work outside. On Tuesday afternoon, BKV's crane was erected in #Zeewolde, where a Vestas V52 was...

Renewables | Italy and Finland

Renewables | Italy and Finland

Although the Dutch Election might cause renewables to slow down for the coming years, we as a Dutch company work on more wind energy in the world by extending the life of wind turbines. We do give...

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