SHINE Appoints Global Lightning Protection Services as European Distributor

SHINE and GLPS partner to promote WXGuard Lightning diverters in Europe.

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'Global Lightning Protection Services was a natural choice,' said Greg Shine, President of SHINE. 'GLPS owns and operates the largest testing facility for direct and indirect lightning effect testing in Europe.'

Adams, MA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014

SHINE is pleased to announce the appointment of Global Lightning Protection Services A/S (GLPS) as the European distributor for the entire WXGuard line of lightning diverters. GLPS will be providing customers with lightning protection solutions in both the wind and aerospace markets. This latest addition to the sales channel affirms the strategic initiative to provide the European wind and aerospace market with the highest level of service and knowledge on lightning protection solutions.

“Global Lightning Protection Services was a natural choice,” said Greg Shine, President of SHINE. “GLPS owns and operates the largest testing facility for direct and indirect lightning effect testing in Europe. This coupled with the engineering expertise in lightning protection solutions, offers the European market a one stop shop for lighting protection design and associated verification.”

WXGuard lightning diverters have recently been verified to the test methods of wind turbines currently suggested by IEC61400-24. The results confirm that WXGuard is the most rugged and reliable diverter on the market.

WXGuard lightning diverters and the applicable application testing are now both available through GLPS in Europe.

About SHINE:
Shine is a contract manufacturer of custom cable assemblies and wire harnesses. Shine’s WXGuard Lightning Diverters provide lightning protection solutions for aircraft radomes and wind turbine blades around the globe. Shine is ISO 9001 registered. For more information regarding SHINE, visit http://www.shinewire.com.

About Global Lightning Protection Services:
GLPS is a technical sales engineering firm with offices in Denmark and Germany. They specialize in lightning protection design and associated verification testing. GLPS operates a large-scale testing facility for direct and indirect lightning effect testing. GLPS supports OEM’s and sub-suppliers, providing them with the most feasible lightning protection solutions for future and existing applications in wind power and aerospace. For more information regarding GLPS, visit http://global-lightning.com/.


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