Wind Energy

Wind power capacity in the UK is set to increase dramatically over the next decade, given targets implemented by the government to reach 33GW from offshore wind turbines by 2020.

Combining our unique sensor technology and our vast experience of understanding friction and wear problems, The Leonardo Centre is active in a number of projects with industrial partners aimed to solve problems that pose great performance barriers for the industry.

"Replacing one bearing can cost £400,000. We can significantly increase their lifespan."