Working Group Plain Bearings
The Plain Bearings working group meets biannually to exchange product-related experiences.
Cast Structure Components in Wind Turbines Working Committee
The working committee “Cast Structure Components in Wind Turbines” has emerged from the “Planet Carriers” working committee. A resulte of the work was the VDMA Specification 23902 “Guideline for fracture mechanical strength assessment of planet carriers made of nodular cast iron EN-GJS-700-2 for wind turbine gearboxes”. It was elaborated in collaboration with gearbox manufacturers, OEMs and certification companies under consideration of current research findings.