German Drive Systems Limited

GDS is a partner of AVANTIS. GDS are the designers and developers of the family of permanent magnet generators that the AVANTIS Energy Group uses. The generator was manufactured by the OEM-contractor Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) in Korea, where the generators have also successfully been tested in 2009.

After finishing the design for present family of generators (2.3 MW, 2.5 MW and 3.0 MW), GDS is now working for bigger generators for the future nearshore and later on deep-water offshore turbines of the AVANTIS Energy Group.