The Front Cover
Wind tower access has traditionally required the use of cranes, bucket trucks, repelling teams or any combination of the three. Since Helical Robotics was founded in 2010, engineers at our Wisconsin-based company have created ways to streamline the work using remote-controlled, robotic devices that can scale a wind tower without any additional equipment. On page 34 you can read the full article.
A Two-Bladed Concept Wind TurbineBy Taeseong Kim, Wind Energy Department, Technical University of Denmark Risø Campus, Denmark Wind Energy Above ForestsBy Antonio Segalini, the Linné FLOW Centre of the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), SwedenThe Gaia Ultra-Large Wind TurbineBy Rain Byars and William Miller, Nextwind, USA
Wildlife and Climate ChangeBy Tiff Thompson, Principal, NIMBY Consulting, USA
Company in Focus
The Helical Robotics RevolutionBy Bruce Schlee and Derek Berquist, Helical Robotics, USA