Data collection in the wind industry – TMC3 and OrbiSCADA

The ability to collect and analyze data from wind turbines has changed the wind industry. Today it is easier than ever to investigate problems with a turbine. Often it is also possible to solve them without a service technician on site. TMC3 and OrbiSCADA data link Orbital has extensive experience in collecting and analyzing data. … Continued

OrbiSCADA user logins peaked in December 2017

OrbiSCADA, a SCADA system focused on wind turbines, has gained popularity ever since the market introduction. It is an innovative SCADA solution targeted wind turbine manufactures, retrofitters, service providers and end-users. The number of user logins per month peaked in December 2017 with 54,053 logins worldwide. That is an increase of 16.5 % compared … Continued

Orbital reaches an important milestone

The history of Orbital proves a strong dedication to serve the wind industry as a supplier of control systems to wind turbine manufacturers. In July 2016 Orbital Drives was formed when Orbital acquired DVE Technologies. The customers of Orbital Drives have gained access to more support staff, shorter lead times and dedicated wind application … Continued

More than 1,000 TMC3 installations worldwide

Orbital introduced the TMC3 wind turbine controller in 2013. Recently Orbital celebrated the production of TMC3 unit number 1,000. The fact that there are now more than 1.000 TMC3 installations worldwide proves that the controller adds significant value to low and medium sized wind turbines. It is compatible with a wide range of wind … Continued

Upgrading old wind turbines through retrofitting

Orbital offers a variety of solutions to upgrade your old wind turbine through a retrofit solution. We have successfully retrofitted turbines from several different manufacturers. A turbine overhaul can be done in different ways. Retrofitting the wind turbine onsite is one option. Orbital offers a complete retrofit kit and an installation guide. Another option … Continued

The role of wind turbine sensors

Wind turbine sensors are critical components to secure operation of the turbine. The sensors improve the safety as well as makes the turbine less costly to operate. Furthermore, it is possible to predict and solve failures hence increase efficiency and uptime. Sensors also play a vital role in securing accurate data from the turbine. The … Continued


We are happy to inform you, that Orbital A/S and DVE Technologies ApS have joined forces, to become a market leading supplier of controllers and inverters for small and medium sized wind turbines.  We are now glad to announce that Orbital A/S has acquired the DVE Technologies brand and 3rd generation Inverter technology. Orbital A/S … Continued


In the end of 2014 Orbital A/S initiated the UL certification process, ultimately giving us the title UL LISTED PANEL SHOP. During this process our automation and control panel engineers has been working in close corporation with UL INTERNATIONAL DEMKO, which is the Danish division of American Underwriter’s Laboratories Inc. Group. Orbital A/S is now certified to manufacture and mark control panels in full compliance with the standard UL508A, for … Continued