Turbines & Innovations 2018-04-11T11:40:04+00:00

The V164-9.5 MW™ Turbine.

Higher rated power…minimal design changes.

The V164-9.5 MW™ is the world’s most powerful serially produced turbine, continuing the legacy of the proven V164-8.0MW®. With minimal design changes, including a redesigned gearbox and cooling system upgrades, the 9.5MW provides market-leading output levels, low operational costs, cost-efficient installation and built-in reliability.

A proven turbine that can minimise your total cost of energy and maximise the return on your investment.

Flanged connected drive train with easy-access key-components

Main bearings, coupling, gearbox and generator is possible to lift out separately for service

Permanent magnet generator

Full scale converter 50/60 Hz at 33-35 or 66 kV nominal voltage

Nacelle dimensions: 9.3 m x 20.7 m x 8.8 m (H x L x W)

Rotor diameter: 164 m

Swept area: 21,124 m2

Helihoist platform available

V164-9.5 MW™

  • Named Best Offshore Turbine 2017 by Windpower Monthly Magazine

  • The most powerful wind turbine in the world – 9.5MW
  • Built on the V164 turbine platform
  • Gearbox improvements
  • Cooling system adjustments
  • Power production system upgrades

The V164-8.0 MW® Turbine.

Setting a new standard for offshore power plants.

The V164-8.0 MW® set the standard for offshore power plants in 2017 with its milestone installation at Burbo Bank Extension in the UK. Proven, reliable technology built on 20+ years of experience has brought this turbine to life from prototype, to pedigree series and now with a strong pipeline.

Horizontal split drive train with easy-access key-components

Main bearings, clutch, gearbox and generator is possible to lift out separately for service

Permanent magnet generator

Full scale converter 50/60 Hz at 33-35 or 66 kV nominal voltage

Nacelle dimensions: 8.0 m x 20.0 m x 8.0 m (H x L x W)

Rotor diameter: 164 m

Swept area: 21,124 m2

Helihoist platform available.

V164-8.0 MW®

  • Named Best Offshore Turbine 2014 by Windpower Monthly Magazine
  • World Record holder – 24 hour energy production
  • Prototype installation shows excellent availability

The V117-4.2 MW™ Turbine.

The blades for the V117-4.0/4.2 MW are developed from the existing and proven 55 m blade of the V112, pictured here.

The compact high wind, high capacity option.
The MHI Vestas Offshore Wind 4 MW platform is designed for a broad range of wind and site conditions and for exceptional energy capture. The V117-4.2 MW™ is designed for extreme wind conditions, making new sites possible for wind energy projects. The turbine strengthens the 4 MW platform’s performance in extreme wind conditions expanding reach into areas with very strong wind.

Full scale converter

Air brake full blade feathering with 3 pitch cylinders

Cut-in wind speed 3 m/s, cut-out wind speed 25 m/s

Wind class: IEC IB / IEC IIA / IEC S

Rotor diameter: 117 m

Swept area: 10,751 m2

Nacelle dimensions (installed incl. CoolerTop®): 6.8 x 12.8 x 4.0 m H x L x W

Rated power: 4,200 W

Frequency: 50/60 Hz

V117-4.2 MW™

  • A low-risk choice with proven capabilities
  • Global footprint of the 4 MW platform since 2010

  • Reliable technology, excellent energy yield

Innovations & Optimisations

The future is smart. SMART is now.

The MVOW SMART Turbine® products are designed to contribute to business case optimisation by enhancing turbine design assessments, allowing significant cost savings and enabling incisive decision making.

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The MVOW MAX Performance™ products are designed to maximise return on investment, ensuring turbines are always producing at their optimal.

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Optimising the business case through the MVOW MAX Performance® and MVOW SMART Turbine® portfolios

  • Optimal power production

  • Maximise cost savings

  • Enhance turbine design assessments

  • Enable incisive decision making

  • Maximise return on investment