Lidar control field-testing support

sowento will accompany the client in the field testing phase of lidar assisted control. This ensures the the achievement and the validity of the testing objectives and avoids a failure during the testing. Engineers of sowento support the following three parts of field testing of lidar-assisted control:

  • Planning: With sowento’s long term experiences in test and validation of lidar-assisted control, we are the best partner in supporting the planning phase of lidar-assisted control testing. We support the planning of the measurement campaign setup, the controller testing routines and the deployment of the controller.
  • Implementation: Engineers of sowento support the coding and the implementation of the control routines as well as providing support in HiL and SiL testing. The deployment of the lidar system and the integration of the signals into the controller can further be supported by the sowento team.
  • Execution: During the test phase, we support our clients with plausibility checks, data analysis tools and adaption of the testing protocol in case of additional needs.
  • Analysis: We perform data analysis and controller validation analyses for our clients to verify the functionality and performance of the implemented controllers. 

Book a meeting to learn more and to discuss your project need

Contact us for your specific request

sowento experts are available to discuss your specific request and tailor our service offer to your needs. Continuously, we expand our knowhow to be able to provide every project with the best mix of expert knowledge and industrial experience.
Get in tour with Steffen Raach to make your request.

Related Services

Lidar control cost benefit analysis

In an analysis project sowento’s team will perform a detailed analysis and simulation study to answer the main questions in introducing lidar-assisted control for a wind turbine. Depending on the clients needs sowento controllers will

Read More »

Controller Design for Floating Wind Turbines

We offer our clients advanced floating wind turbine controllers, tested in realistic simulation environments together with a clear roadmap to implement the solution in full-scale. A core competence is our control-oriented aero-hydro-servo-elastic simulation model SLOW. The

Read More »

Scaled Experiments and Tool Validation

Measurement data is essential for the assessment of uncertainty of the design calculations. We are experienced in building scaled floating platforms, selecting sensors and conducting experiments. We ensure a stepwise validation, increasing the complexity of

Read More »

Coupled Design Load Simulations

We make our experience from various engineering projects, as well as high-level European research projects like H2020-LIFES50+ your benefit. We use tailored multi-fidelity tools, adapted to the design stage and engineering question at hand. We

Read More »

Integrated Design and Optimization

The novel floating wind technology is progressing continuously along the learning curve. With our efficient reduced-order system simulation toolbox, we are able to represent efficiently the overall system dynamics for all types of substructures. We

Read More »

Lidar control simulation study

The sowento engineers will demonstrate the benefits of lidar-assisted control on the OEM’s wind turbine and give advise in possible improvements of the total control strategy. The lidar system is realistically simulated (with availability, blade

Read More »

Book a meeting

We provide a range of wind energy consultancy services, let’s discuss your project request. 

We will then connect you with our experts to go ahead.

1-on-1 meeting with Steffen

"I am happy to schedule a meeting with you to discuss your request."

Thank you!

Your message was successfully sent. You will hear from us shortly.