The world's leading Blade supplier
In fact, almost every fifth turbine in the world is fitted with LM Wind Power blades. We achieved this leading position through an unwavering commitment to continuous improvement, quality, cost, research, product development and excellent customer service.
Since 1978 we have produced more than 185,000 blades, corresponding to approximately 77 gigawatts (GW) of installed wind power capacity, which can each year effectively replace approximately 147 million tons of CO2.
Our principal shareholder
Doughty Hanson & Co
The principal shareholders of LM Wind Power are the partnerships managed by Doughty Hanson & Co. Managers Ltd, a company incorporated in England and Wales and headquartered in London. Doughty Hanson´s principals have many years of experience in the successful management of international private equity funds and have led and arranged a number of large acquisitions, sales and IPOs.
In 8 countries on 4 continents
With blades factories in all major wind energy markets across four continents, our reach extends beyond anyone else and puts us in pole position to respond faster than competition to the needs of the market.
The rotor is the motor
Blade designs play a critical role in capturing the wind.
Close collaboration with both customers and research institutions ensures that, today, LM Wind Power is at the forefront of blade design and technology. Together, we focus on making wind energy more efficient and at the same time cost competitive.
We never run out of patents
With over 190 patent families to our credit, LM Wind Power is amongst the pioneers of technological advancement in the wind industry.
We received our first patent way back in 1968 for a special conveyor used to transfer live fish into a lorry. This history of innovation continues today: since beginning to develop wind turbine blades in 1978, we have patented more than 190 inventions.
Blade and rotor design
Blade monitoring systems
Service and inspection systems