Friday, October 26, 2012

Wednesday and Thursday Wind Turbine Turbine Update

With the third tower section in place, it is time to lay down the boom and add some extensions.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

The assembly has been taking place on Wednesday and Thursday.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

This is the final length of the lattice boom crawler crane.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

On Thursday, the riggers began stringing the cable.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

Other preparations were taking place. Up at the tower some work is being done inside.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

And work is being done inside the nacelle.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

4 comments:

DeniseinVA said...

A super series of photos and pretty skies too. Have a great weekend!

Sharon M said...

That is some big machinery.

Judy said...

I had not realized how big a wind turbine is, and how much work was involved in putting one up!

Liza said...

Cool shots. Happy sky watching.

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