Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S. (October 15, 2015) - TPI Composites, Inc. a leading global supplier of wind turbine blades, announced today that it is planning a new wind blade manufacturing facility in Izmir, Turkey.
“TPI is excited to expand its global footprint and to grow its support of its customers and the strong wind markets in Europe, Middle East, and Africa,” said Steve Lockard, President and CEO of TPI Composites.
At full production the planned facility is expected to double the volume of wind blades manufactured by TPI in Turkey. TPI has produced wind blades in Turkey since 2012, and is currently producing blades for GE and Nordex.
“The planned facility will provide cost-effective, high-quality wind blades to our customers in the region,” added Lars Moller, Senior Vice President of EMEA.
About TPI Composites, Inc.
TPI Composites, Inc. is the largest U.S.-based independent manufacturer of composite wind blades for the high-growth wind energy market. TPI also provides structural composite products to the transportation market. TPI delivers high-quality, cost effective composite solutions through long term relationships with leading wind turbine manufacturers. TPI operates factories throughout the U.S., Mexico, China and Turkey. For more information about TPI, go to www.tpicomposites.com.