Norco possesses all the credentials required to service the types of project that the Renewables market demands, and offers the following attributes to ensure a successful project:
Dedicated project team, experienced in large glass & carbon structures using resin infusion, prepreg & film infusion processing.
85,000 sq foot facility with overhead cranes.
Large composite curing ovens capable of 250°C.
36m 5 axis CNC pattern & mould manufacture.
Case history of renewable projects & large certified composite structures.
Collaborating with specialist engineering companies and working closely with customers and certification bodies, Norco provides customers within the renewable market with solutions for patterns, moulds & structures; limited only in size by road transportation requirements. Possible components and projects are as below:
Wind & tidal turbine blades up to 50m.
Prototype scale tidal & wind energy blades in infusion, prepreg & film infusion processes.
Hydro power venturis, rotors, cowlings & enclosures.
Composite wave devices & structures.
Secondary structures for tidal and wind energy devices such as nacelles & nosecones.