Ice Detection

Ice Detection

Optimize your wind turbine assets

Detect icing in critical blade locations with self-powered wireless sensors to reduce maintenance and increase safety.

The Eologix self-powered wireless ice detection is easy to install.  A single receiving unit is installed in the turbine and receives information from sensing units which are distributed over the blades' surface.  These sensing units can be easily mounted, during regular blade inspections.

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Advantages

  • Detect icing and surface temperature information even in locked-rotor state
  • Early recognition of icing from critical blade locations
  • Sensors can be mounted over heaters for precise control and minimum turbine downtime
  • No drilling or wires needed in the blades
  • Unlimited number of sensors per turbine
  • Easily retrofittable

PHOENIX CONTACT

586 Fulling Mill Road
Middletown, PA 17057
(800) 888-7388