Torque Solution have recently visited the state of art facility at Modal Training. The visit which included a tour of the unit including crane and shipping simulators.
The £7 million scheme for Modal Training has been funded by Grimsby Institute and Humber Local Enterprise Partnership, and is based at the former Fabricom headquarters in Immingham. Modal Training Ltd delivers training for the maritime, ports, wind energy, offshore, road and the logistics sectors.
Nick Murphy, UK Sales Manager and Mark Richardson, Workshop Manager are shown below in a Wind Turbine Support Vessel simulator. On one of the hottest days so far this year you can see it is snowing outside on the simulator.
“This gave us an excellent insight into the environment in which our tooling is used and the difficulties experienced by our customer and operators” commented Nick Murphy. “The simulator give a very real feeling of being at sea, without the cold weather.”
Torque Solutions have a complete range of Bolt Torquing Equipment which is used extensively in the installation and maintenance of Wind Turbines.