News May 13th 2019
The future of gearboxes is central to the future of wind, but can we sustain the pace of development? Are experts ahead of technology? And what challenges may lie ahead?
Windpower Monthly, in collaboration with Moventas, host...
Articles March 14th 2019
Even if wind as a resource is free, wind turbines still require an effective operations and maintenance schedule. Condition monitoring systems (CMS) have been widely used in the industrial and transport industries for decades. CMS technology has entered the wind energy industry in the past ten years...
News March 4th 2019
Last June 2018, Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences (JAMK) and Moventas Gears Oy signed an agreement of a cooperation project, you can read more about it here. The technical development project, called NXT-GEN pulsator, has now began tooth material fatigue testing at the JAMK research facilitie...
Articles February 20th 2019
Wind turbine gearboxes are a key component in wind turbines, which places high quality requirements on them. In the fast growing market for wind power systems, quality assurance has a crucial role. Therefore, supply chain management isa key focus area in all industries that operate and manufacture a...
Articles January 31st 2019
Bearings are a critical component of wind turbine gearbox operation. Exposure to high loads during operation means bearing solutions represent a crucial role in gearbox reliability. For quite some time now, journal bearings, also known as plain bearings, have already been successfully applied in oth...
Case studies October 25th 2018
Trend of bigger wind turbines installed on lower wind sites has become evident for onshore wind turbine component suppliers. As rotor size increases, the input torque to be transmitted through drivetrain also increases. This puts torque transmitting components under increasing strength requirements....
News October 18th 2018
On September 11th, Moventas was humbled to accept GE Renewable Energy’s Most Innovative Partner award in Albany, NY. The award was handed over by Mrs. Rebecca Tremblay, Senior Commodity Manager together with her Sourcing and Engineering management.
The award means a great honor for Moventas, whic...
News October 1st 2018
The new Exceed Evo launched on 25th of September offers +35% improvement on torque density compared to the conventional wind turbine gearbox design and +15% increase from their first version of Exceed. In addition to outstanding performance, Exceed Evo offers the most optimal design and high-quality...
News September 28th 2018
Moventas has been the industry pioneer in smart service & maintenance solutions for closer to 40 years. With service professionals available around the world, an installed base of over 15,000 gearboxes and the largest multibrand service portfolio - we will make the...
News July 31st 2018
A new address can be added to Moventas locations as Moventas has expanded its business to Shanghai, China. The main objectives for sprouting into the Chinese market is to look for new supply networks, emerging technologies and business opportunities. Many Moventas' global customers operate in the Ch...
News June 25th 2018
Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences, JAMK, and Moventas Gears Oy are to start a cooperation on a technical development project. The project, called NXT-GEN Pulsator testing, introduces a new material fatigue testing competence through an investment in a new testing device as well as creation of...
News May 29th 2018
On May 24, 2018, Moventas’ new factory expansion in Ikola, Jyväskylä, was officially opened by Arto Lahtela (CEO of Moventas), Jim McColl (CEO and board chairman of Clyde Blowers Capital) and Timo Koivisto (Mayor of Jyväskylä).
With the new capacity, Moventas is able to develop more innovative pr...