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turbine blade

n
(Mechanical Engineering) any of a number of bladelike vanes assembled around the periphery of a turbine rotor to guide the steam or gas flow
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A turbine blade is grown from a single crystal in a vacuum furnace from a proprietary alloy, with a very complex cooling system.
THE world's longest offshore wind turbine blade has arrived in the region to be tested at the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult site.
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Only 93 flying hours after the missed maintenance opportunity, a turbine blade of engine No.1 disintegrated due to metal fatigue and caused an in-flight engine shutdown which led to the crash.
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Top manufacturers from the wind turbine blade industry and turbine makers will be discussing and presenting their latest developments at the 9th annual conference on Wind Turbine Blade Manufacture 2018, later this year in Germany.
A General Electric (GE) turbine at French power utility Electricite de France's Bouchain power plant has been shut down for one month due to a turbine blade issue that has shut down similar plants in the U.S., Reuters reports.
Ahlstrom-Munksjo Oyj (HEL:AM1), a supplier of industrial paper, on Thursday introduced HighFlow Wind Energy, its reinforcement fabric for wind turbine blade manufacturing.
Among the various monitoring techniques vibration-based approaches as well as methods based on acoustic emission are widely used to assess the health status of a wind turbine blade. However, both techniques have drawbacks either in terms of their damage detection sensitivity or a limited monitoring area.
New Delhi: Suzlon Energy said that it has designed and manufactured India's longest wind turbine blade at its Padubidri Rotor Blade Unit.