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USA Wind Tunnels

SOH Wind Engineering has two large wind tunnels in Williston, Vermont, USA.  Williston is located 5 miles from the city of Burlington.

The Williston wind tunnels have a closed return flow and consist of 2 parallel tunnels. Each wind tunnel is fully operational on its own as it is forming a closed circuit with its own fan and separate return flow. The test section of each wind tunnel is 3 x 3 m. Optionally the two tunnels can be combined creating an even larger test section of up to 6 x 3 m (w x h).

The wind was turned on for the first time in two of the four wind tunnels in September 2012. In January 2013 Vermont´s local TV-station visited the Williston Wind Tunnels. See the two minutes news clip from the wind tunnels here and read the press impressions from the grand opening in March 2013: Williston ObserverVTDiggerBurlington Free Press.

The calibration procedure and quality assurance has led to an accreditation by ANAB declaring that SOH Wind Engineering now performs the calibrations of anemometers in a way that fulfil the international standard ISO 17025.  SOH Wind Engineering is also a member of MEASNET.