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reNEWS – Lightweight  turbine blade  ready to set  sail in Europe

reNEWS – Lightweight turbine blade ready to set sail in Europe

With the installation of three prototype blades at the Energy Technology Centre in Glasgow, ACT has reached a “significant milestone” in the development of its technology. After a year-long Covid-related delay to the company’s original plans, the three 13-metre components, installed on a 225kW Vestas V27 turbine, began functioning late last month. Both the blades […]

Net Zero 2.0 cohort

Net Zero 2.0 cohort

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve been selected for Net Zero 2.0 as being one of the leading scaleups tackling the climate crisis. To know more about the programme please visit the website

Wind Turbine Blade Engineer

Wind Turbine Blade Engineer

Job Description  ACT Blade Ltd develops and commercialises the ACT Blade technology, a game-changing lightweight wind turbine blade.  The company has recently set their first blades on a testing turbine.  At this stage, the company is developing its first product based on its patented technology.  ACT Blade is now developing their first commercial product and is looking for a Wind Turbine Blade […]

Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Description  ACT Blade Ltd develops and commercialises the ACT Blade technology, a game-changing lightweight wind turbine blade.  The company has recently set their first blades on a testing turbine.  At this stage, the company is developing its first product based on its patented technology.  ACT Blade is looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer. The […]

Composite Design Engineer

Composite Design Engineer

Job Description  ACT Blade Ltd develops and commercialises the ACT Blade technology, a game-changing lightweight wind turbine blade.  The company has recently set their first blades on a testing turbine.  At this stage, the company is developing its first product based on its patented technology.  ACT Blade is looking for a Composite Design Engineer. As […]

ACT27 prototype blades were installed!

ACT27 prototype blades were installed!

We reached a huge milestone in the #ACTBlade journey this weekend. Three of our ACT27 prototype blades were installed on a #windturbine at Myres Hill and during the initial 2 days of operation, they generated 350KWh, enough to power 1 large family home for 2 months.  This is the culmination of 5 years of our innovation […]

ACT27 structural tests all completed!!!

ACT27 structural tests all completed!!!

We are very delighted to say that all structural tests (static, fatigue) of our first prototype, the ACT27, have been successfully completed today. The ACT27 is a 13m long ACT blade built for the 225Kw turbine V27. All tests have been carried out at the accredited Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult testing facilities in Blyth, The picture of […]

CAD Design Engineer

CAD Design Engineer

Job description Job Description ACT Blade Ltd was founded in November 2015 following the completion of a feasibility study conducted in collaboration with DNV-GL and Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult. This study demonstrated the ACT Blade is not only technically viable, but it can also offer significant LCOE savings. ACT Blade Ltd develops and commercialises the […]

Composite Materials Engineer

Composite Materials Engineer

Job Description ACT Blade Ltd develops and commercialises the ACT Blade technology, a game-changing lightweight wind turbine blade. At this stage, the company is developing its first product based on its patented technology. ACT Blade is looking for a Composite Materials Engineer to support the commercial development of the ACT Blade technology. The role will […]