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LiftWerx is proud to announce that it has developed the world’s most cost-effective and versatile up-tower crane for the wind energy O&M industry.  Rated at a lifting capacity of 27 tonnes, the GenHook™ is an industry-leading innovation which is designed to exchange generators, gearboxes, transformers, and single blades in wind turbines, eliminating the need to mobilize…

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LiftWerx is proud to announce that it has developed, tested, and commissioned new Heli-Hook™ crane technology, enabling all up-tower gearbox repairs to be performed on GE wind turbines without the use of traditional cranes on the ground.  This state-of-the-art lifting system can remove the nacelle roof, disassemble the gearbox, and exchange the IMS pinion, and…

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25Jul

Now Servicing GE1.X Wind Turbines!

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LiftWerx is pleased to announce that it has expanded its services to perform gearbox, generator, and IMS exchanges on General Electric 1.X wind turbines up to 100 metres in hub height.  This includes the following wind turbine models:  GE 1.6-100, GE 1.6-103, GE 1.7-100, GE 1.7-103, and GE 1.79-100. Do you require a corrective repair…

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25Jul

New Milestone Achieved!

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We are delighted to announce that last week marked our 50th gearbox lift.  As a fairly young company, we are very proud of what our professional team of technicians and engineers has accomplished in such a short period of time!  Over the next year, we will be significantly expanding our fleet of innovative up-tower cranes.…

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Do you require crane services for GE 1.5SLE, GE 1.5XLE, and GE 1.X wind turbines?  LiftWerx is pleased to announce that it has expanded its up-tower crane fleet to perform the following corrective repairs on these common General Electric turbine models: – Roof removal – Up-tower gearbox repairs (such as IMS exchanges) – Yaw drive…

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LiftWerx has partnered with Siemens Gamesa to develop the world’s highest-capacity up-tower lifting device.  This new innovation, which eliminates the requirement to utilize a large crane for main shaft and main bearing repairs, can be easily mobilized to site in only three standard ISO containers.   This week, LiftWerx will be exhibiting at booth #2930…

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29Apr

What’s next?

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Are there new up-tower lifting devices which are being currently developed for performing other corrective repairs on wind turbines?  If you are interested to learn how this new emerging technology can add value to your business, please visit us on May 7-10 at the AWEA WindPower Exhibition in Chicago, booth #2930.  See you there!

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21Apr

Generator Exchange!

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LiftWerx offers major component exchanges for generators, gearboxes, IMS shafts, and yaw drives on Siemens, GE, Vestas, and Gamesa platforms. The use of LiftWerx’s up-tower crane technology helps customers to to drive down cost and improve uptime in the following ways: – Low mobilization and demobilization cost – No civil work required for road preparation…

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LiftWerx is pleased to announce that over the next 12 months, it will expand its specialized fleet of cranes with 9 more new up-tower lifting devices, all of which are intended to perform O&M lifting services for wind turbines. These new state-of-the-art machines, which are being developed in cooperation with the Kenz-Figee Group and Eager.One…

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21Mar

LAUNCHING SOON!

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LiftWerx is expanding its offerings to be able to perform gearbox exchanges and IMS replacements on GE 1.6 MW turbines. This includes all wind turbines sharing the GE 1.6 MW platform, including 1.6-100, 1.6-103, 1.7-100, 1.7-103 and 1.79-100.  Stay tuned over the next few weeks! Do you require cost-efficient corrective repairs on your turbine, without…

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