Platinum Equity
Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

Clipper Windpower

Industrials • Corporate Divestiture • Acquired in August 2012

Provider of wind turbine components and services.

Clipper Windpower is a provider of wind turbine components and services with an installed base of more than 700.


  • Total installed base of more than 700 Clipper turbines
  • Customer sites in the United States and Mexico
  • Manufacturing plant in Cedar Rapids, IA 


  • Developed viable plan intended to ensure the long-term sustainability of the business
  • Shifted focus primarily to remediation and maintenance service of installed turbine base; Clipper also sells certain unique spare parts

updated 8/13



Signing up for our Newsletter is subject to our Privacy Notice. You may unsubscribe at any time.

We are strongly committed to protecting your privacy. By submitting your contact information, you acknowledge that you have read our Privacy Notice and that you consent to our processing of data in accordance with our Privacy Notice.