News 2017-01-18T15:13:22+00:00

Windhoist Complete Turbine Installation

This beautiful sunset photo was captured soon after the completion of a project installing wind turbines at Turncole wind farm in Essex in the UK. The project consists of seven Nordex N100 machines.   [...]

Erecting Siemens Wind Turbines in France

Wonderful pictures of a heavy lift at Mont Saint Benoit Windfarm, France. We have erected 4 Siemens 3.2 wind turbines to 92.5m hub height. Windhoist cranes in the photo - TC2800 & LTM1130.

Windhoist Have Acquired Forsyth of Denny Limited

We are delighted to announce we here at Windhoist have acquired the Crane and Transport Services business ‘Forsyth of Denny Limited’ for an undisclosed sum. Forsyth of Denny was established by the late Robert Forsyth [...]

Final Wind Turbine Erected in Dumfries and Galloway

Windhoist have installed the final turbine at RES’s 25MW Minnygap wind farm in Dumfries and Galloway in Scotland. The project consists of 10 Nordex N100 2.5MW units. (Photo credit to our very own Barry Mclaughlin)

Raheenleagh Wind Farm – Siemens Wind Turbines

Congratulations to our crew at Raheenleagh Wind Farm who are just finishing the erection of 11 Siemens 3.2MW DD wind turbines to 79.5m hub height. These photos capture the project spectacularly!    

These photos are from our project at Glenchamber Wind Farm in Scotland where we are currently erecting 11 Nordex N100 2.5MW turbines with one of our Liebherr LTM1750 cranes. If you would like to know [...]

Woodlands Primary Receive Surprise Gift

Janice Pitman and Jack Neill from Windhoist turned up at Woodlands Primary in Irvine last week to surprise the pupils with a gift. Windhoist handed over copies of a fun packed book called "Sparky's Big [...]

Tarfaya Project Completed

Windhoist have recently completed the installation and handover of 131 Siemens 2.3MW turbines at Tarfaya Wind Farm in Morocco. We erected these turbines ahead of schedule utilising our Terex CC2800NT, Liebherr LR1250, various small cranes [...]

EON Recently Awarded Vestas

E.ON recently awarded Vestas “Best Contractor” title for the 50 MW Camster project close to Wick, Scotland. Graham Pogson, Construction director in Vestas Celtic, explains that in areas such as northern Scotland, Vestas has to [...]

The Samsung Giant Rises

Windhoist are currently installing the largest capacity wind turbine ever erected in the UK. This prototype Samsung machine is designed for offshore wind and generates 7MW of power. With blades of 83m in length and [...]