SGB’s new wind turbine transformer wins certification

DNV GL, an international certification body, has awarded a German transformer manufacturer Starkstrom – Gerätebau GmbH (SGB) with a component certification for its latest transformer.

The transformer type DTTH1NG 2500/30, 50 Hz has been developed specifically for use in wind turbines, reports WindTech International.

The transformer has been certified according to DNV GL’s Guideline for the Certification of Wind Turbines (GL-IV-I).

The component has been thoroughly assessed to ensure the quality of the product relating to safety, functionality and quality that are needed for use in the tough environment of wind turbines.

Source: WindTech International