Global Wind Turbine Transport Capabilities
ALE has gained a global reputation for its wind turbine transport capabilities in countries with varying levels of road development and infrastructure. The ﬂeet includes specialist equipment for the renewable energy sector, comprising of blade, low bed and extendable trailers, as well as tower clamps and low profile wind tow adaptors which enable tower sectors to be transported under standard bridges.
We have the ability to:
Establish the most suitable wind turbine transport route
Provide and operate specialist equipment for any type of transport
Undertake in-depth road surveys and preliminary studies
Provide escorts and permits
We can always find the most suitable solution; ALE can create bespoke transport frame or even develop innovative, unique pieces to complement a new engineering solution. ALE has invested in the latest technology to ensure that we can meet our clients’ demands and the next generation of turbines.
As part of a turnkey package, ALE manages the full scope of port handling operations including:
Interaction with shipping agents
Provision of storage area within and outside the port
Efficient delivery of components through port customers
Co-ordination of crew members and stevedore management
This is supported by our own team experienced in the delivery of Balance of Plant (BoP) work, simplifying the interface for our clients. Our BoP capabilities include both civil infrastructure work such as site road, hardstands and wind turbine foundations, and electrical work such as park cables, grid connections and substations.
Our wind turbine installation services are just one element of the comprehensive and fully customisable package offered by ALE – Wind Services division. Port handling, transportation and BoP works are complemented by global capabilities in both electrical and mechanical installation.