Wind turbine OEMs need to prepare to meet future demand, as well as to deal with new competitors. Wind blade manufacturers using Industrial IoT software
can increase margins over 20% for about 5%
reduction in material waste, research shows
During the course of production, quality issues are bound to occur, but the real issue is whether they are “nipped in the bud” or whether they will evolve into much bigger problems. Defective parts can easily slip through the full manufacturing process, only to be discovered when it’s too late. Ideally, such discoveries are made before shipping.