Weather Station for Cranes during Wind Turbine erection
A battery powered Weather Station with Short Range Modem communication is developed and produced for documentation during erection of Wind Turbines. It is important to know, when wind speed exceed the working limit of max wind speed for the Cranes during the job.
The Weather station consist of 2 parts, one installed in top of the crane and one connected to PC at ground. The top part consists of a Datalogger, Modem, 12V accumulator, time switch and a Cup anemometer, mounted at top of crane.
The bottom part connected to a PC, is a Short Range Receiver Modem and a RS232/USB adapter for communication to and from PC.
The 12V accumulator has a capacity of at least 1 month of operation by daily wireless transfer of data from the datalogger.
Location: Used all over the world
System: ED, Hobo
Sensors: Wind Speed
Data Handling: Hobo BoxCar Pro Software