Entries by Melanie Poort

ENERCON concludes strategic partnership with Lagerwey

German wind turbine manufacturer ENERCON signed an agreement to acquire shares in Dutch wind turbine manufacturer Lagerwey. With this strategic investment ENERCON strengthens its portfolio in onshore wind turbines in all wind classes. For now Lagerwey will continue to operate as a stand-alone company with its own brand and organisation but will closely cooperate with […]

Lagerwey and NovaWind launch joint venture Red Wind

NovaWind, a Rosatom’s unit responsible for the new energy programs  and its technological partner – the Dutch wind turbines’ manufacturer Lagerwey have launched a joint venture – Red Wind. The agreement was established on November 30, 2017 in Amsterdam at the WindEurope exhibition by Alexander Korchagin, the CEO of NovaWind, and Huib Morelisse, the CEO […]

Lagerwey wind goes solar

Lagerwey has covered the entire roof of its new wind turbine factory in Barneveld  with solar panels. In total there are 900 solar panels, which together generate 234,000 kWh per year. This is more than the power needed an will offset the CO2 emissions of the plant. Aart van Pol, Chief Operational Officer at Lagerwey: […]

Lagerwey tests its Climbing Crane

Lagerwey is currently testing the first climbing crane in the world for the installation of wind turbines in the Eemshaven. After extensive testing on the ground, it is now time to test the climbing and hoisting abilities of the crane in practice. The test is carried out on the highest wind turbine on land in […]

Lagerwey enters Belgian market with order for Fortech

The delivery of two 2.5 MW wind turbines to Fortech represents Lagerwey’s first steps into the Belgian market. The two L100 turbines, which have a hub height of 99 metres, will be located at the Goeiende wind farm, next to the E17 motorway near Zele. The aim is to have the park operational at the […]

Lagerwey’s new wind turbine factory officially opens

Today the new production facility of wind turbine manufacturer Lagerwey was officially opened by Ed Nijpels, (Chairman of the Dutch Committee for Assurance of the Energy Agreement) and Aart van de Pol, COO of Lagerwey. The opening was attended by numerous guests including the crowd funders who financed half of the construction costs of the […]

Lagerwey technology used to power up Russian wind industry

Lagerwey and OTEK, a RosAtom subsidiary, have signed an agreement for the licensing of Lagerwey wind turbine technology to OTEK. The agreement forms the basis for creating a professional and innovative wind industry in Russia. Given the enormous potential and ambitions of the country in renewable energy this will be a big step forward enabling […]