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Windtech International July August 2024 issue






The Front Cover

The Pseudo Direct Drive is a magnetically geared generator. It is a magnetic and mechanical integration of a magnetic planetary gear with a permanent magnet generator (PMG). It has reduced size and mass and improved efficiency compared to other direct drive generators.This generator enables a front-mounted kingpin turbine architecture that can be scaled to 10MW and beyond. On page 6 you can read the full article about this generator.

Publisher's Note

Big potential for US offshore industry and China back on track


A Front-Mounted, Magnetically Geared Direct Drive Generator
By Chris Kirby and Stuart Calverley, Magnomatics Limited, and Ewoud Stehouwer and Ben Hendriks,, DNV GL, UK

Wind Tunnel Tests for Floating Offshore Wind Turbines
By Ilmas Bayati and Marco Belloli, Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Meccanica, Milan, Italy

OEMs and Intellectual Property Rights
By Philip Totaro, CEO of IntelStor, USA

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