Entries by Melanie Poort

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 […]

Lagerwey names highest wind turbine in the Netherlands ‘David’ in honor of Dutch windmill The Goliath

Today, the highest wind turbine in the Netherlands received its name from Groninger province representative Nienke Homan. The Lagerwey wind turbine has been named ‘David’. Referring to the neighboring windmill, The Dutch ‘Goliath’ windmill, dating back to 1897. Ida Wierenga, miller of The Goliath: “A tongue-in-cheek name, but also very seriously. By daring tob e […]

Lagerwey in Dutch Financial Daily

‘Preconditions for wind energy coming four years very favorable’Joining the big wind turbine builders like Vestas and GE, but in a smarter way. That’s the motto of Dutch wind turbine manufacturer Lagerwey. The company in Barneveld has existed for decades, but with an annual turnover of approximately € 50 mln it’s just beyond the start-up phase. […]