slip ring for wind turbines

  • Climbing a Megawatt Turbine, One Foot After Another

    posted on Tuesday, March 1, 2016

    In no slip ring application is reliability more important than in wind turbines.  Recently I had the opportunity to make the climb up a Megawatt wind turbine in order to diagnose a slip ring assembly.

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  • When Lightning Strikes

    posted on Tuesday, January 27, 2015

    UEA has happily been providing slip ring assemblies for the wind turbine industry for the past nine years. There are many advantages to wind turbines, mainly the clean renewable energy they provide.

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  • UEA Hydro-Electric Swivels

    posted on Friday, November 2, 2012

    As the wind energy industry continues to move forward and grow, United Equipment Accessories has been increasing efforts to expand our capabilities. Recently UEA has developed our own hydraulic swivel line, which is a great product to accent our slip rings in the wind and other industries.

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  • Wind Slip Rings – UEA media

    posted on Monday, July 18, 2011

    The 2011 Windpower show was a great show for us, as always.  We have some great prospects for future business and are looking forward to working with new companies for their wind turbine slip ring needs.

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  • Hannover Messe 2011

    posted on Monday, April 18, 2011

    This April I was able to attend the Hannover Messe 2011 for the first time.  Although we were not able to exhibit this year we were able to walk the show, talk with customers and get a feel for what this show is all about.

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