Will a blade-repair skills shortage hamper offshore O&M market in the UK?

By Michelle Froese According to blade repair specialist, Altitec, the UK wind market urgently needs to increase the scope of wind-technician training programs to keep up with O&M needs.
A lack of qualified blade repair technicians and an absence of recognized training standards is threatening to undermine the efficiency of long-term operations and maintenance (O&M) programs in the UK offshore wind market and the standing of UK service providers in the wider European and global sectors.
That is according to Altitec, a specialist in blade access, inspection and repair services with a dedicated, industry-certified training arm known as the Altitec Academy.
As a growing number of

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