Blade Inspection, Damage and repair forum 2015



Windpower Monthly's Blade Inspection Damage And Repair Forum is back! This year’s edition will be held 28-30 September in the windy city of Copenhagen.

Last year’s edition focused on improving blade integrity management practices, with particular emphasis on:

  • A comparison of blade inspection methods such as: rope access, drones and X-ray ultrasound technology for the improved detection on internal rotor blade defects
  • An analysis of preventative rotor wear maintenance strategies for a proactive maintenance strategy
  • The latest leading edge erosion protection methods for offshore increased tip speed turbines
  • The latest methods for detecting the deterioration of bond lines during the manufacturing phase for improved blade integrity
  • The latest methods for increasing the quality of Carbon fibre repairs
  • Aerodynamic performance optimisation of wind turbine rotor blades

The 2015 agenda is currently under production so please check back regularly for updates on content and speaker line-up. 

Who attends?

Last year's event was attended by 90 key figures involved in all aspects of blade inspection and maintenance including Blade Specialists & Engineers, Product Managers, R&D, Project Managers, Technical Managers & Directors and Heads of O&M.

The event also drew representation from across the industry:











attendee feedback:

‘Informative and thought provoking’ - Senior Representative, RWE Innogy

"Not often you get all the right people in one room!" - Product Manager, Vestas

‘Very useful and informative’ - Asset Operations Engineer, Mainstream Renewable Power

"Great opportunity to learn best practice from technical experts" - Performance Engineer, TransAlta

"Excellent job bringing together a 'who's who' of wind professionals" - President, Cielo Wind Services Inc.

"The right crowd to take on the discussions and influence the direction of the business going forward" - General Manager, SCADA International

commercial opportunites

This event provides a fantastic opportunity to speak to a very focused group about the products and services you have to improve blade inspection and repair.

For more information about the sponsorship packages available, please contact Heather Smith on +44 (0)20 8267 4785 or hs or   Raihan Chowdhury on +44 (0)20 8267 4337 or email


Scandic Sydhavnen Hotel

Sydhavns Plads 15
2450 Copenhagen