Availon ties up German service deal

Germany-based wind power service specialist Availon has won a maintenance deal for seven Vestas turbines in its home market.

The seven are in a group of 12 V80 2MW machines on a wind farm 30km west of Magdeburg, in Saxony-Anholt state.

The full-maintenance  contract will see Availon work with German renewables developer and operator Energiequelle, which will be responsible for technical management of the turbines.