UPWIND is a large integrated project with more than 40 international European partners from various parts of the wind energy research and industrial community. The main contributions of WMC to this project are in the field of rotor materials and integrated design and standards. WMC is one of the three subtaskleaders in UPWIND's work package 3: Rotor structures and Materials and co-ordinates the specimen production and testing of material coupons and subcomponents.

More information on the website of Upwind

A public database containing the test results from the UPWIND project can be downloaded from this webpage.

Downloadable documents:
Nijssen R., G.D. de Winkel, J.M. Peeringa (2007) WMC5MW laminate lay-out of reference blade for WP 3


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