Frustrated with bearing failures on your pitch motors? Kurz offers remanufactured GE and AMD pitch motors with new and upgraded components, including: upgraded bearings, grounding brushholder kits, upgraded encoders, RTDs, and more. We also offer keyed or splined motors- even converting motors from keyed to splined if desired (top hats are needed). Most common configurations are [read more…]
A Note from Jay… I love wind. I believe in the future of the renewable energy industry and its ability to successfully deliver clean affordable power to everyone. At the Kurz Wind Division, we understand the most valuable service that we provide to wind farms is our knowledge and assistance in preventing turbine downtime. How [read more…]
Check out our new inventory product! – Now In Stock at Kurz – EnerSys Hub Batteries- Genesis XE16 Why the EnerSys Genesis XE16? In-stock at KURZ and available when you need it! O.E.M. approved and designed to withstand the vibration of wind turbines. High-rate charge and discharge Operating temperature range -40ºC to 45ºC 2 year shelf [read more…]
Providing products and services to keep the power of wind working for you! Wye oh Wye! Don’t let Wye Ring Failures bum you out, Kurz has you covered. What We Do Up-Tower Wye Ring Repair on Hitachi and Haiphong Generators with 1.5 MW Turbines. Why use Kurz Wye Ring Repair Services? Quick Response– Our certified technicians can be to [read more…]
A letter from Jay…. “Oh like windmills? That’s cool!” … Above is the most commonly received response whenever I explain my occupation. In the Midwest, wind turbines (not windmills) are a common sight. With powerful winds, support from local governments, and sites of many major companies, this area has become a wind energy powerhouse. When [read more…]
Save 25-50% off on New Encoders! Avtron Encoder Upgrade & Trade-In Program Receive up to 50% off a new AV56 Blade Pitch Encoder when you trade in your old model! *** Program expires 12/31/2017*** Gen III Blade Pitch Feature/Benefits: Onboard diagnostics—no more sending encoders back to the factory to troubleshoot Cam screw rotors—no more set screws to [read more…]
Have you ever wondered how a wind turbine works? Video courtesy of: American Wind Energy Association, 2017 Have you ever wondered how a wind turbine works? Posted by American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 Check out our Wind Division for information on the products and services that Kurz provides!
Our monthly sales bio spotlight is where you can learn more about the stellar team we have at Kurz! Name: Jay Austin Job Title: Sales Manager- Wind Division Years in industry: 5.5 years of Industrial Sales Years with Kurz: 2 months at Kurz Area(s) of expertise: Wind [read more…]