Measure Bulletin 4/2019 – Wicetec keeps wind turbines spinning


Finnish company Wicetec Oy provides wind turbines with a solution that makes problems with iced blades history. Instead of removing ice, the system anticipates icing conditions and starts heating the blades in advance. This avoids loss of production efficiency and, at worst, stopping the entire plant. The 12 systems delivered to the harsh conditions of Canada, and the following 15 more in 2019, require quality that lasts in the northern latitudes. Therefore, Wicetec has utilized Labkotec’s ice detectors from the very beginning. Read more