Wind Controller has started wind turbine on-line condition monitoring

Wind Controller widened our service portfolio by means of on-line condition monitoring of wind turbines. We can now offer both hardware and software for condition monitoring applications, as well as 24/7 condition monitoring surveillance and analysis service for our customers.Valmet Sensodec 6S condition monitoring system provides both protection and diagnostics tools for critical machinery, as well as condition monitoring and analyzing tools for predictive maintenance use. The solution secures plant availability, provides informations for maintenance planning and increases working environment safety, states Kimmo Mehtomaa, Director Services from Valmet Automation.

The first condition monitoring project has now been finished in which Wind Controller took care of both installation of the condition monitoring hardware in the turbines and commissioning of the condition monitoring systems. Valmet Automation was our condition monitoring system suppliersince we have good experiences of Valmet (previous Metso) condition monitoring systemhardware and software. This project also included condition monitoring service contract altogether for 13 Winwind WWD-3 wind turbines in Aulepa wind park in Estonia owned by Eesti Energia Oü.

Jari Valle, CEO of Wind Controller, sees this project as an important milestone in supporting our customers. "We can now provide wind turbine 24/7 surveillance and operation, condition monitoring and techinical support all from the same desk that is a significant benefit for our customers."