Nordex gets biggest Irish order for 42MW Bord Gais wind farm

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Nordex has bagged its largest-ever order in the burgeoning Irish wind market, as the German turbine maker looks to bounce back to profitability in 2012.

Nordex will deliver, install and maintain 17 of its N90 machines for Bord Gais’ 42.5MW Garracummer wind farm in County Tipperary, as part of a three-year framework agreement it signed with the state-owned utility running through 2014.

“With Garracummer, we hope to be able to intensify our partnership into the future,” says Lars Bondo Krogsgaard, chief customer officer at Nordex.

On 19 December, Hamburg-based Nordex announced it had eliminated 260 jobs as part of a restructuring package intended to return it to profitability this year. Two-thirds of the positions were removed via voluntary Log in to read complete article.

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