Published: 31 July 2012 31 July 2012
Brazilian company Flessak Energia Eolica Ltd (FEEL) and the Dutch company Global Blade Technology (GBT) have announced the start of GBT do Brasil Equipamentos Eolicos (GBTB).
The new company will focus on the production of molds and blades for the Brazilian wind energy market. A new plant with the capacity for two blade production lines will be built near Toledo, Brazil. One line of the new plant will be dedicated to producing blades for the new 900kW direct drive turbine that FEEL will start delivering to the Brazil market in 2013. Capacity will be available to serve other parties blades needs as well. Blade production is scheduled to start in the second quarter of 2013.