Peikko Group’s Finnish subsidiary Peikko Finland Oy has received substantial orders for foundation solutions for wind turbines in Finland. Altogether, Peikko will deliver foundation technology for 63 foundations from the total of about 80 wind turbine foundation projects currently under construction in Finland.
According to Peikko, the delivery scope varies between the different projects from foundation components like anchor bolts, anchor and template rings, rebar splicing, shear reinforcement, disposable foundation forms, to foundation design and complete foundation reinforcement including design and assembly.
According to Topi Paananen, CEO of Peikko Group Corporation, the company’s global orders for wind power projects amount to EUR 15-20 million this year. “We are especially proud that our foundation solution has been used with the turbines of all the major turbine manufacturers,” says Paananen. Earlier this year Peikko delivered foundations for General Electric for 20 wind turbines in England.
Peikko Group is headquartered in Lahti, Finland, and has subsidiaries in 30 countries in Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and North America, with manufacturing operations in 9 countries. Peikko’s net sales in 2013 were EUR 126 million.
Sources: Peikko Group, Kauppalehti