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Lambourn, Berkshire, United Kingdom, 2014/10/02 - Tentec provides 50 customised bolt tensioners for wind turbine manufacturer in China, through its distributor HTS China - Tentec.net.
Working together with its distributor in China, HTS, Tentec has sealed a major order for its bolt tensioning equipment from a leading international wind turbine manufacturer. The order involves the supply of 50 specially designed WTB blade bolt tensioners for the new G114 wind turbines.
Tentec’s standard Aero WTB series is a purpose designed range of hydraulic bolt tensioning tools to suit most wind turbine bolting applications. All WTB tensioning tools have the capacity to achieve the specified proof load requirements as detailed in EN ISO 898-1:1999 and ASTM A490M for grade 10.9 Bolts. These feature packed tensioners have been designed with rapid tensioning in mind and offer a safe, reliable and consistent method to simultaneously tension many bolts.
The tools that have been delivered to China have been modified in line with the customers’ specifications. All work was carried out by Tentec’s in-house engineering team so enabling the customisation costs to be kept to a minimum.
Thanks to the excellent local support from HTS in China, all orders for this customer will now be handled directly in China.
Founded in 1988, Tentec Ltd (tentec.net) was originally established to provide an innovative range of hydraulic nuts to the British coal industry. Over the years, Tentec has developed and innovated and is now one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers and suppliers of bolt tensioning equipment. In 2013, Tentec became part of the renowned Atlas Copco Group, a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions. The Group serves customers with innovative compressors, vacuum solutions and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, industrial power tools and assembly systems.
Tentec’s bolt tensioning products are designed to suit diverse applications in varied working environments throughout the industrialized world. The tools incorporate many unique features to ensure that they are simple, reliable and safe. Tentec prides itself on quality and holds Lloyds quality approvals to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & BS OHSHS 18001.