united equipment accessories

  • Does UEA Manufacture Slip Rings for the Wind Turbine Aftermarket?

    posted on Thursday, March 15, 2018

    United Equipment Accessories is known for our custom wind turbine slip rings, but what may not be well known, that has become an important part of our business, is that we replace aftermarket existing slip rings.

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  • Protecting Against Corrosion with Alodine

    posted on Wednesday, March 7, 2018

    One of the fastest, simplest, and most cost-effective ways we can provide extra protection to our assemblies is by using alodine, a special coating for aluminum and other non-ferrous alloys, to protect against corrosion.

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  • How to Keep Your Turbine Spinning

    posted on Monday, March 5, 2018

    The design and manufacturing of a slip ring component is imperative to the overall function and efficiency of a wind turbine.When a slip ring fails, power and communication data cannot pass through to pitch mechanisms, and other controls in the hub and top box; this can cause a wind turbine to shut down. This is also why manufacturers have devoted a great deal of engineering and research to developing wind turbine slip rings that last longer, and require less maintenance.

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  • How UEA Corrects Non-Conformances with 8D Method

    posted on Wednesday, February 28, 2018

    Non-conformances are a part of every manufacturing facility. At United Equipment Accessories (UEA) we use the 8-Discipline (8D) corrective method to address any critical non-conformance issues that may arise. This is the most effective approach to address any nonconformity in the production process.

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  • Would I Be a Good Fit at United Equipment Accessories?

    posted on Monday, February 19, 2018

    With the economy strengthening, business is picking up and many companies are growing. Along with that growth, often times, comes the hiring of additional staff. United Equipment Accessories is no exception in this regard, as we currently have several open positions.

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