The recently held gearbox training course was deemed to be a great success by delegates and lecturers alike. "We believe the interest was strong enough to justify running another course 2013" commented Richard Hogg of PGC. The fact that the delegates were in a working environment for the practical part of the curriculum and were able to make actual inspections of damaged gearboxes was a great advantage. The new Moventas V47 gear fitted with the latest remote monitoring system CMaS was of interest to all as it demonstrated the ability to not only record vibration but also monitor the condition of the oil.
v90 click to see image PGC Have just completed a contract to inspect two V90 gearboxes. "It is not very often that we get the chance to inspect 3Mw gearboxes and particularly with the layout of the V90 machines" remarked Richard Hogg. The work was carried out in Ireland without any problems and the reports handed to the customer inside 24 hours. PGC will always endeavour to get the information to their customer as fast as possible to help in the making of any decisions in a fast and efficient manner.
The recently held gearbox training course was deemed to be a great success by delegates and lecturers alike. "We believe the interest was strong enough to justify running another course next year" commented Richard Hogg of PGC. Precision Gear are delighted to be cooperating with WINDSKILLNET and ecopower academy by hosting a Gearbox Troubleshooting, Inspection & Maintenance course to be held in our premises. This course will help to take the mystery out of gearboxes which are an integral part of most wind turbines. For full information and booking details see attached pdf. Gearbox2 training