Location : Fraunhofer ICT, Karlsruhe, Germany
The WALiD project, which will run for four years, started on 1st February 2013.
The project consortium consists of 11 partners who have secured €3,964,797 of EU funding for research to introduce thermoplastic composite materials and processing into wind blade applications.
A project kick off meeting was held over two days at The Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology (ICT). This was an opportunity for all members of the consortium to meet and for various key points to be explained such as responsibilities of work package leaders and tasks for the next six months.