Galion Lidar wind profiler
SgurrEnergy has developed the Galion Lidar, the 2nd generation laser based wind profiler device for wind speed measurement and directional data capture. Lidar is a mature remote sensing technology that is now successfully being used for wind mapping applications. With its unique all-sky scanning capability and up to 4km range, Galion Lidar is a pioneering, cutting-edge wind speed measurement technology which is transforming the way we do business and making possible outcomes that were not previously imagined.
Independent test validation on Lidar wind measurements
Galion Lidar has been independently tested at Risø DTU in Denmark. Download the executive summary.
The unique wind measurement capabilities of Galion Lidar have also been independently verified by wind energy experts, Deutsche WindGuard. Download the full report.
Email us for more information on our independent testing or call +44 (0) 141 227 1700.
More than just a virtual met mast
Lidar wind measurement is a simple and accurate means of assessing wind speeds. Galion wind speed Lidar technology represents a significant advancement in the technical capabilities of capturing wind data and offers the following features and additional benefits compared to other current wind Lidar devices on the market.
Galion wind Lidar features
- Pulsed laser device for wind speed and direction measurement
- High resolution data capture
- Up to 4km range
- Remote access to real data
- All-sky scanning steerable beam
- Environmentally tested from -15°C to +35°C
- Independently validated by Risø DTU
- Onshore and offshore models available
Galion wind Lidar benefits
- Highly portable
- No planning permission required
- Standard 1 year warranty
- No cloud correction required
- Multiple turbine location survey from a single deployment
- Accurate Lidar wind measurements in complex terrain and forestry
- Acquires direct measurements where previously only model approximations have been available
Galion is exclusively available for sale or rental from SgurrEnergy.
To read more about the Galion Lidar and its potential for your business, download our brochure.
For a more detailed enquiry, please contact us.