Monday, November 5, 2012

Setting Blade 3

Sunday evening, when the shadows were starting to get long, the iron workers were getting ready to place Blade 3 on the AMAT wind turbine.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

Directing the crane operator to lower the blade.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

The sun is setting and it it time to lift the blade to the mounting position.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

Wrangling the blade into position.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

The blade is in place, just in time because I’m running out of light and I didn’t bring a tripod!

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

The crepuscule sets in and the blade assembly is made ready for lifting.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

Gloucester is soon going to be home to the country’s second largest wind turbine.

©2012 Steve Borichevsky

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