TÜV Rheinland Receives Contract from AREVA Wind for Inspection of Elevators in the Global Tech I Wind Farm
Contract to start commissioning inspection of all elevators and service lifts by TÜV Rheinland / 80 offshore wind turbines on 41 square kilometers / Safe elevator systems important for the work of the maintenance staff
Wind Farm Global Tech I
The wind farm, with an area of 41 square kilometers, is located in the German Exclusive Economic Zone at a distance of about 180 kilometers west-northwest of Bremerhaven. With this large distance to the North Sea coast, the wind field is situated outside the Wadden Sea National Park and the 12-nautical-mile zone.
TÜV Rheinland in the Wind Energy Market
TÜV Rheinland offers a comprehensive range of services for manufacturers, operators, investors and insurers in the wind energy industry. The company supports customers worldwide with expert reports and measurements, conducts risk and damage analysis as well as certification of wind turbines and wind energy projects. TÜV Rheinland is an accredited certification body by the German Accreditation Body (DakkS) for type and component certifications of onshore and offshore wind turbines according to national and international standards.
The company offers complex services, such as site assessment and soil examination, but also manufacturing surveillance, coordination of statics and structural analysis as well as quality control and construction supervision. In addition, TÜV Rheinland performs acceptance and periodic inspections as well as statutory inspections of wind turbines. The company supports the transport and installation of offshore wind turbines and transformer platforms with marine warranty survey services. The principle of independent monitoring is also successfully applied by the company in the quality assurance of global supply chains.
TÜV Rheinland is a global leader in independent inspection services, founded more than 140 years ago. The group maintains a presence in 65 countries with 17,200 employees; annual turnover is EUR 1.5 billion. The independent experts stand for quality, efficiency and safety for people, technology and the environment in nearly all aspects of life. TÜV Rheinland inspects technical equipment, products and services, oversees projects and helps to shape processes for companies. Its experts train people in a wide range of careers and industries. To this end, TÜV Rheinland employs a global network of approved labs, testing and education centres. Since 2006, TÜV Rheinland has been a member of the United Nations Global Compact to promote sustainability and combat corruption. Website: www.tuv.com
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