Goldwind Selects Broadwind to Supply Towers for Montana Musselshell Project
China’s leading wind energy company selects Broadwind towers
June 2012: China’s leading wind energy company, Goldwind, has selected Broadwind Energy (NASDAQ: BWEN) to supply 14 wind turbine towers for its Musselshell project in Shawmut, Montana, set for installation during the second half of 2012.
“We have worked with Broadwind on some of our most visible projects in the Americas including the 109.5MW Shady Oaks wind farm,” said Tim Rosenzweig, Chief Executive Officer of Goldwind USA. “Broadwind has been an integral part of our efforts to build a domestic supply chain that would ensure the delivery of high-quality projects for our customers and we are pleased to work with its team once again.”
Proven experience, flexibility and quality
With more than 1,200 towers produced to date, Broadwind is a leading U.S. producer of multi-megawatt wind turbine towers. The first in the U.S. to manufacture 100-meter towers, Broadwind applies existing talent to a new American challenge, tapping deep roots in steel fabrication to create the tall steel towers that enable turbines to capture maximum wind energy.
“We are delighted to extend our relationship with Goldwind through another project,” said
Peter C. Duprey, president and chief executive officer of Broadwind Energy. “We look forward to future opportunities to support Goldwind’s growth as we work together building quality wind towers and creating local jobs to support America’s need for cleaner energy solutions.”
About Broadwind Energy, Inc.
Broadwind Energy (NASDAQ: BWEN) applies decades of deep industrial expertise to innovate integrated solutions for customers in the energy and infrastructure markets. From gears and gearing systems for wind, oil and gas and mining applications to wind towers, to comprehensive remanufacturing of gearboxes and blades, to operations and maintenance services, and weldments, we have solutions for the energy needs of the future. With facilities throughout the U.S., Broadwind Energy’s talented team of 800 employees is committed to helping customers maximize performance of their investments-quicker, easier and smarter. Find out more at www.bwen.com.
Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (Goldwind) is the largest manufacturer of wind turbines in China, and among largest globally. With strong R&D capabilities, the company is the world’s largest manufacturer of Permanent Magnet Direct-Drive (PMDD) wind turbines, representing the industry’s next generation technology. Goldwind is listed on both the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (Stock Code: 002202) and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock Code: 2208).
For more information please contact:
John Segvich, Broadwind Energy
Colin Mahoney, Goldwind USA