Energy technology: wind power, generators, large motors
In order to ensure high efficiency in power plants and large motors, predictive maintenance is an essential factor. Therefore, very high requirements are placed on the sensors in terms of accuracy, reliability and compactness. Sensors from Micro-Epsilon have proved invaluable with regards to safe plant operation in the test bench and in high volume applications.
Mobile oscillation measuring system for wind turbines
Test, inspection and certification authorities offer mobile oscillation measuring systems for wind turbines without permanently installed Condition Monitoring Systems. They are used for prototype plants ...Show details
Oscillation measurement of the drive train in wind turbines
Oscillation of the drive train (rotor imbalance, overloading) exceeding the limit values may lead to a failure of components and plant parts. Prerequisite for early recognition of damage and for predictive ...Show details
Measuring the temperature of frictional heat on bearings
The gearbox temperature in wind turbines is measured continuously during operation. Heating up of components may indicate a potential problem with a component. If a certain threshold is exceeded, subsequent ...Show details