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Wind Energy Education or Training Program at UMaine Advanced Structures and Composites Center

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UMaine Advanced Structures and Composites Center

35 Flagstaff Road

Orono, ME 04469

United States

(44.9009/-68.6662)

Type: University

Status: Operating

Discussion

Recipient of the U.S. Department of Energy University Consortia research grant for full-scale structural testing and offshore testing. The state-of-the-art Advanced Structures and Composites Center offers in-house capabilities for developing a composite product or structure from the conceptual stage through research, manufacturing of prototypes, comprehensive testing and evaluation, code approval and commercialization. The Advanced Structures and Composites Center's research initiatives include cutting-edge materials and structures technology development for deepwater offshore wind, civil infrastructure, boat-building, residential and light commercial construction, and more. The facility enables the design, manufacture, and testing of 240 foot-long structural components and full-scale prototypes of blades, towers, ship hulls, and floating foundations.

Project Content Last Updated: November 21, 2012