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What are the most common types of rotor blade damage? How often do the different types of damage occur? How do repairs differ depending on the age of the wind farm?

 

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    Why Altitec is Serious About its Net-Zero Journey

    The global fight to tackle the climate change crisis will be one of the defining events for humankind in the 21st century. The Paris Agreement highlighted the need to reduce global average temperatures to “well below 2 degrees above pre-industrial levels while pursuing a more ambitious 1.5-degree temperature limit.” Achieving this target means global energy and land-use greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions must be net-zero by 2050.

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    What Degree do you Need to Be a Wind Turbine Technician?

    There are various blade careers within the wind industry and even more routes into the field. While getting a degree is a popular way to enter the sector, it is far from the only way to get a job working with wind turbines.

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    What Lubricants are used For Wind Turbines?

    Wind turbines are designed to capture the wind to make electricity. About a quarter of the UK’s electricity comes from wind energy, which is likely to continue rising to meet the country’s renewable energy targets.

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    How has Rope Access Changed over the Decades?

    Rope access allows employees practical access to hard-to-reach areas without cradles, scaffolding, or an aerial work platform.

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    How much can a Blade Repair Technician Earn?

    The demand for renewable energy is here now and promises to grow rapidly over the next few decades.

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    ActSafe Ascender Accessories for Every Technician

    Seven ActSafe Ascender accessories for advanced rope access technicians

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    Do I need wind energy experience to get a turbine rotor blade technician job?

    Turbine rotor blade technicians have a pretty awesome job. Footage of technicians at work usually shows them doing amazing things on the end of a rope

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    Customer Story: Equipping Hybrid Aircraft Vehicles

    Maintaining the World’s Largest Aircraft

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    Interview with Altitec Academy Graduate: Will Rowland

    Will Rowland, wind turbine rotor blade repair and maintenance technician recently spoke to us about his passion for rock climbing, his career before becoming a Blade Tech and his experience at the London Altitec Academy.

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    Customer Story: Supplying CAN Ltd Repair Teams

    Inspection & Access 50m Below Ground

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    How Much Does it Cost to Become a Blade Tech?

    How to get into wind turbine rotor blade work from scratch

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