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From time to time, we share news and information from within the industry, along with useful tips you can use for your own projects. 

 

RTS Gains UKAS Accreditation for ISO/IEC 17020:2012 Covering Onshore and Offshore Inspections

After many months of hard work, RTS is extremely proud to announce that it has recently gained UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) accreditation to the ISO/IEC 17020:2012 standard for Type C Inspection Bodies.

This…

RTS builds tallest wind turbines in the UK

RTS, local wind turbine specialists, installs two 149-metre tall wind turbines, tallest ever erected in the UK.

Local Kettering wind turbine installation and maintenance company was recently awarded the £70,000 contract…

UK wind energy generation keeps breaking records

RenewableUK says a record high of 22% of the UK’s electricity was generated by wind on Sunday (17th August), beating the previous 24-hour record of 21% set earlier this month (Monday 11th August).

Before…

Wind power plays a big role in UK shift towards renewables

RenewableUK says Government statistics released today show that onshore and offshore wind energy is playing the central role in the country’s successful transition from fossil fuels to clean renewables.

Onshore…

Consortium to develop environmental and cost-effective industry solution to condition monitoring of noise output from onshore wind turbine machinery

A joint industry project known as CMDRIVE to develop the use of a non-contact microphone array for structural health monitoring of the rotating machinery in the nacelles of wind turbines has been launched by TWI and wind turbine…

Global wind power market to more than double by 2018

A report by Navigant Research has stated that they expect wind power's global market share of electricity consumption to more than double in the next 4 years.

Currently at nearly 3 percent, the prediction of a rise to…

Scotland promises funding to lower the cost of offshore wind

Scotland has promised funding of 2.2m GBP to help lower the operating costs of offshore wind by 10% in the UK.

The Scottish Government will pay some £200k in this financial year with the balance coming in 2015-16. The…

O&M Sector Growth Prediction

According to MAKE Consulting the wind turbine operations and maintenance (O&M) market is set to double by 2020.

Global wind turbine installations recently surpassed 300GW; with an increasing number of turbines coming off-warranty.…

RTS Charity Cycle in aid of Kidney Research UK

One of our Project Managers (Luke Woolfenden) is organising a charity cycle ride on Saturday 19th July 2014 to raise money for Kidney Research UK.

Luke’s younger brother Jake has FSGS, a very rare life-threatening…

We are recruiting now

RTS is an innovative, dynamic and youthful company dedicated to offering continuative development to its employees and Blue Chip Clients.

Our main focus is commitment to ensure we provide a competent, trained and reliable…

RTS International and Vensys announce UK deal

RTS and Vensys announce UK deal at the site of the first UK project site for Vensys in King’s Lynn

German turbine manufacturer Vensys and UK engineering services supplier RTS International are pleased to announce their…

Innovative new Blade Inspection System launched

RTS International and Limpet Technology have today announced an exclusive partnership to use the Limpet® L5 multifunctional height safety systems for wind turbine blade inspection work in the UK.

The partnership combines…