English - Nooteboom Giants on the Road Magazine English - Nr. 6 - 2019 - Page 30

GIANTS ON THE ROAD Facts & Figures MEGA WINDMILL TRANSPORTER THE NOOTEBOOM MEGA WINDMILL TRANSPORTER (MWT) WITH THE LIFTAD-100 LIFTADAPTER WAS DEVELOPED FOR THE TRANSPORT OF TOWER SECTIONS MEASURING UP TO JUST OVER 40 METRES IN LENGTH. AFTER ITS INTRODUCTION IN 2003 THE MWT WAS OFTEN USED TO TRANSPORT THE VESTAS V90-3MW NACELLE. WITH THE LIFTAD-100 ADAPTER A TOWER SECTION WITH A DIAMETER OF UP TO 4,600 MM CAN BE CLAMPED IN BETWEEN THE JEEPDOLLY AND THE SELF-TRACKING DOLLY. UP UNTIL TODAY THE CONCEPT OF THE MWT HAS HARDLY CHANGED. THE MWT IS STILL THE MOST EFFICIENT SOLUTION FOR THE TRANSPORT OF TOWER SECTIONS WITH A LARGE DIAMETER. 30