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Our project case studies provide highlights from Romax InSight supporting over 70 customers annually.

Streamlining End of Warranty Inspections for EDF Renewable Energy using Field Pro

EDF Renewable Energy

Streamlining End of Warranty Inspections for EDF Renewable Energy using Field Pro

Romax InSight's service and inspection app - Field Pro has been successfully implemented by EDF Renewable Services (EDF RS) and served as a guide through the End of Warranty (EoW) inspection process form start to finish.

 

Assisting SSE in Securing a Confident Post-Warranty Future for Offshore Wind Farm

SSE

Assisting SSE in Securing a Confident Post-Warranty Future for Offshore Wind Farm

SSE plc, an operator of the third largest offshore wind farm - Greater Gabbard Wind Farm, relies on Romax's condition monitoring to provide them with advanced warning of major component failures, thus allowing jack up campaign planning well in advance.

Wind Farm Extends Main Bearing Life

US Wind Farm

Wind Farm Extends Main Bearing Life

A new technique for flushing and replacing the grease from wind turbines extends main bearing life allowing the optimisation of maintenance planning and reduction of O&M costs.

SunEdison

SunEdison

SunEdison

SunEdison seek our support across a range of 10 projects, from improving the reliability of blade bearings, gearbox modelling and specialist inspections to support for sub-supplier due diligence.

Monitoring All Offshore Turbines for Centrica

Centrica

Monitoring All Offshore Turbines for Centrica

The parent company of British Gas, Centrica Energy utilise Romax’s fleet monitoring services for wind turbines as a complete solution for drivetrain health services, including: monitoring, inspections and root cause analysis. Resulting benefits include improved reliability, better leveraged investments, and a reduction in the overall cost of energy.

Saving EDF Money with Vibration Monitoring at End of Warranty

EDF Renewable Services

Saving EDF Money with Vibration Monitoring at End of Warranty

North America’s largest provider of third party O&M enlist Romax’ innovative portable vibration detection equipment and expert personnel, resulting in improved wind farm maintenance and more confident warranty claims, with an ROI of 20:1.  

Improving Power Performance for Jeju Energy Corporation

Jeju Energy Company (JEC)

Improving Power Performance for Jeju Energy Corporation

Jeju Energy Corporation chose Romax to undertake a four month performance improvement project to troubleshoot 239 under-performance issues. The project resulted in a huge improvement to the power performance of turbines in both wind farms.

Highlights from Design and Life Modelling for NREL Over 8 Years

NREL

Highlights from Design and Life Modelling for NREL Over 8 Years

Read how the U.S. Department of Energy’s primary National Laboratory for Renewable Energy and energy efficiency R&D benefited from RomaxWIND software and accompanying consultancy services, in their work to deliver innovative drivetrain designs, further understand gearbox failures, and ultimately minimise the cost of wind energy.

Supporting Statkraft with Transition Out of Warranty

Statkraft

Supporting Statkraft with Transition Out of Warranty

Find out how Europe’s largest renewable energy generator benefited from using Romax InSight's monitoring services during their transition out of warranty, with a view to keeping maintenance costs low and ensuring that any future claims can be made with confidence.

Reducing O&M cost with Predictive Maintenance for Infigen

Infigen

Reducing O&M cost with Predictive Maintenance for Infigen

Infigen Energy, which operates 24 wind farms across the USA and Australia, wanted to reduce O&M costs and to predict maintenance requirements using Romax's expertise.

Independent Engineering for the Insurance Sector: Supporting GCube

GCube

Independent Engineering for the Insurance Sector: Supporting GCube

GCube is a leading provider of renewable energy insurance services, offering comprehensive property and liability coverage for utility scale projects around the globe and shares Romax’s vision for the proactive mitigation of risk through health monitoring solutions.

Kruger Lifecycle Forecasting

Kruger

Kruger Lifecycle Forecasting

Romax InSight provides best in class service for early detection and forecasts of remaining useful life of components, providing transparency on the health of the main bearing, gearbox and generator components. Combined with main bearing life extension by grease flushing and drivetrain engineering advisory, Kruger have the support required.

 

Our technical and white papers provide valuable information on both general industry practices and Romax InSight's offerings to the marketplace.

Solving Gearbox Failures

Technical Paper

Solving Gearbox Failures

As a leading independent designer of gearboxes and drivetrains, Romax has an unparalleled understanding of solving gearbox failures. This datasheet outlines how we can support you with a Right First Time™ solution with consultancy services, methods and tools for all parts of the product life-cycle, including field investigation and warranty issues.

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Vibration Sweeps

Technical Paper

Vibration Sweeps

Romax provide a vibration sweep service using portable data loggers as an alternative to installing permanent vibration condition monitoring systems. This greatly reduces your capital expenditure whilst still delivering the core benefits of drivetrain monitoring.

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Failure Root Cause Analysis

Technical Paper

Failure Root Cause Analysis

Romax root cause analysis will identify the failure and the various modes of failure. Each contributor to the eventual failure are identified and rectified to provide a reliable, functioning drivetrain.

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Main Bearing Monitoring

Technical Paper

Main Bearing Monitoring

We offer you the most effective and technically advanced monitoring and predictive maintenance services available, helping offshore and onshore wind farms to run for longer and for more of the time.

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Drivetrain Inspections

Technical Paper

Drivetrain Inspections

Understanding the health of your drivetrains is an important part of keeping your wind farms running. From troubleshooting short-term problems through to routine periodic inspections, Romax are there to support your O&M business.

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InSight Wind Farm Monitoring Services

Technical Paper

InSight Wind Farm Monitoring Services

Outsource the monitoring of your wind farms to Romax to reduce risk and benefit from the most effective and technically advanced services available. Keep more turbines running for longer by partnering with an independent provider with a leading track record. We currently monitor over 40% of the UK’s offshore wind turbines and over 2GW globally.

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Drivetrain Health Assessments with Romax Portable Vibration Units

Technical Paper

Drivetrain Health Assessments with Romax Portable Vibration Units

Not all wind farms have permanent condition monitoring equipment. Vibration sweeps with portable equipment offer a solution for detecting damages leading up to end of warranty or performing predictive maintenance during turbine O&M.

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End of Warranty Inspection Services

Technical Paper

End of Warranty Inspection Services

Romax InSight services can support your O&M business at this critical time by drawing on our independent drivetrain design and engineering expertise to deliver a high-value assessment. Simply gathering data is not sufficient. We interpret the information collected and make recommendations on how to manage and mitigate any issues.

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Main Bearing Life Extension

Technical Paper

Main Bearing Life Extension

Romax has dedicated itself to researching and developing an effective process for life extension in the wind power market. This flyer outlines the services we offer to ensure your wind turbines are kept healthy.

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Statistics on condition monitoring of 283 turbines for 3800 turbine months

White Paper

Statistics on condition monitoring of 283 turbines for 3800 turbine months

An internal study of monitoring performance, this paper charts the effectiveness of condition monitoring versus
key metrics.

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Our brochures give you details about the products and services Romax InSight has to offer, as well as the business itself.

Wind Industry Brochure

Wind Industry Brochure

Our Wind Industry Brochure explains the range of services we offer to the wind industry, including engineering, consulting, software and ready-to-go drivetrain designs.

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