Pitch Solutions for Reliability and High Performance
As governments and energy suppliers turn to ever larger and more powerful wind turbines in hostile onshore and offshore locations, efficient solutions that guarantee a high degree of reliability and operator safety must also be found for areas with lower or unsteady winds. OEMs are thus faced with new and increasingly complex challenges in installing systems that are high in performance and rugged in design.
Moog pitch solutions meet the latest demands of even the most advanced wind turbines. Moog is a leading provider of high reliable pitch solutions for wind turbines. In-depth system expertise combined with years of experience in the energy sector have made Moog the first choice among leading wind turbine manufacturers and wind farm operators.
Pitch Systems - Moog pitch systems deliver high reliability and ensures greater productivity through less maintenance-related downtime while reducing the levelized cost of energy.
Blade Sensing Systems - Dynamically adjust the pitch of each blade in real time to optimize the loading of the rotor.
Slip Ring Solutions - Moog rotating joints for wind power ensure reliable data and power transmission in both electric and hydraulic systems.
Moog Global Support - Wherever you are in the world, you can rest assured that the Moog team of experienced, trained technicians are there for you with the service, training and parts you need to keep your wind turbines performing at peak condition. Moog Global Support is your direct link to optimal turbine reliability and performance.
We understand today's wind challenges
- High investment costs and 24/7 operation
- Protecting turbines from environmental hazards
- Remote operations and diagnostics
- Optimizing blade pitch control for efficiency
- Extending operational life of the turbine
Video Series on Reliable Pitch Systems for a Lower LCoE
Explore how to reduce Levelized Cost of Energy through advanced pitch system design:
Video - EWEA Offshore 2011 Video
Newsletter Article - Moog Offers Advanced Blade Pitch Control Technology For Wind Turbines
Newsletter Article - Using Axis Control Valves in Wind Turbine Applications
Newsletter Article - Slip Rings for Wind Power
Webcast - AWEA Windpower Show 2011 video - Blade Sensing with Applications Manager Nick Harper
Webcast - AWEA Windpower Show 2011 video - Quick overview of Moog Wind Solutions with Business Development Manager Jochen Heuveldop
Webcast - AWEA Windpower Show 2011 video - Hear about the new Wind Pitch Servo Motor with Engineering Manager Ray Opie