RIGHT TO YOUR
WIND POWER SITE
The RUTE BXG
Box Girder Precast Foundation
Modern, Modular Wind Tower FOUNDATIONS
Our award winning RUTE BXG precast wind turbine foundation saves time, cost, and has triple the design life of conventional foundations.
It brings precast, post-tensioned foundations to the industry, featuring replaceable anchor bolts, tower adapter plate, and integrated, upsizable post-tensioning features.
Suitable for different turbine sizes:
RUTE 37BXG for 4-5MW towers
RUTE 40BXG for 5-6MW towers
10,000 psi concrete
modern bridge methods
270 ksi steel PT strand = strength
Concrete arrives 28-day cured. Assembled in 3 days, staged for efficient wind tower delivery schedule.
Half the concrete
2x the life span
75% CO2 savings over the wind farm lease.
Prefabricated quality, speed, and savings
20 precast segments manufactured via Mobile Plant, set in 1 day.
50-75% reduction of concrete - 350 cubic yards of concrete with triple the life span
Stockpiled, quality-assured, ready for your job at of start excavation.
Simple inspections during O&M enhances your generation assets' safety, longevity and resale value
RUTE BXG field installation 2018
"RUTE's innovative design reduces
the amount of concrete by 75 %.
That means, 75 % less CO2!"
SAFER - 1/5 the field worker hours
FASTER - 3 days, ready for towers
STRONGER - Precast offsite 10 ksi concrete removes GC risk of field concrete performance
No concrete left in land
No concrete truck traffic
OWNER / IPP
Local manufacturing jobs
Mitigate spring / weather delays
Generate revenue faster
Environmental bonus - a quarter the concrete (CO2)
Operational since 2018 in MN, U.S.
BRIDGING THE EARTH & sKY
GRANITE FALLS PILOT CONSTRUCTION
In September 2018, RUTE completed construction of its pilot BXG at Granite Falls, MN, following research support from an NSF SBIR grant.
The foundation is operational and supports a 2.5MW turbine.
BRIDGING THE EARTH & SKY VIDEO
Watch the video that started us on this journey and learn more about the RUTE foundation.