Mechanical Power Transmission

Lawn Mower Engine never requires oil change.

February 25, 2015

While operators need to check oil level and add it as necessary as well as keep up with regular scheduled maintenance, EXi Series never requires oil change. This engine, available on several lawn mowers, starts within 2 pulls and incorporates starting system (ReadyStart®) that does not require any priming or choking. While air filter that does not require any tools to change further facilitates maintenance, fuel neck is angled toward operator and sized to aid fueling. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Industrial Engines increase truck productivity and fuel economy.

January 13, 2015

Available for 3,000–7,000 lb Class IV and V Hyster® cushion tire and pneumatic tire trucks, engines featuring Hyster® Variable Power Technology™ include PSI 2.0 L LP engine and PSI 2.4 L LP or dual fuel engine. Latter offers option to run on LP or gas, while Hyster Variable Power Technology provides adjustable performance modes to maximize productivity or fuel economy to fit application. E-controls fuel system optimizes fuel efficiency and emissions control. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Three-turbine Wind Tower provides near zero downtime.

December 15, 2014

Integrating 3 turbines in row or series, INVELOX™ Wind Funnel System captures, concentrates, and accelerates wind before delivering it to turbines safely located at ground level. Multiple turbines in single tower means nearly zero operational downtime since maintenance can be done on one turbine while others continue producing energy. In addition, with INVELOX capacity factor at 60–90% and turbines installed at ground level, maintenance costs and failure are greatly minimized. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Marine Engine (50 L) is optimized for VSDE applications.

November 11, 2014

While producing 2,183 hp at 1,800 rpm, QSK50 provides maximum fuel efficiency at all operating points. Efficiency gains can also be achieved via power management system. Designed for variable speed diesel electric (VSDE) applications, engine features MCRS electronic fuel system and exhaust system, air handling system engineered for optimal transient response and fuel consumption efficacy, as well as C Command compatibility. Additional options are also available. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Commercial 824cc Engine combines power and fuel efficiency.

October 10, 2014

Offered in 4 models with ratings from 27–33 hp, Command PRO 824 employs air intake system that enhances airflow to maximize power and torque. Other features include closed-loop, electronic fuel injection (EFI) system; commercial, high-density air cleaner; and optional electronic governor. While design with 2 spark plugs per cylinder head promotes combustion to maximize fuel efficiency and engine torque, efficient engine cooling is promoted via baffles, cylinder heads, and crankcase fins. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Wind Turbine yields high energy at low-wind sites.

October 2, 2014

Delivering 3.3 MW, SWT-3.3-130 has 130 m dia rotor and optimizes energy extraction in low- to moderate-wind velocities. Direct-drive PMG generator operates with permanent magnets to enhance output, servo motors ensure precise rotation of nacelle, and hydraulic cylinders in rotor hub enable exact adjustment of rotor blade angle. Under turbulent wind conditions, ends of B63 aeroelastically tailored blades cushion and absorb wind pressure to limit static loading of nacelle and tower. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Gas Turbine increases efficiency in oil and gas applications.

October 1, 2014

Rated for 16.5 MW and 7,800 rpm, NovaLT16 provides up to 37% mechanical efficiency, withstands pitch and roll, and delivers up to 99% availability for mechanical drive and power generation applications in oil and gas industry. Modular unit, with 35,000 hr Mean Time Between Maintenance (MTBM) rating, can be swapped in 24 hr and offers built-in provisions for remote monitoring and diagnostics. Single annular combustor ensures 25 ppm NOx emissions, and 3 variable geometry stages are available. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Spark-Ignited Natural Gas System suits medium-duty trucks.

September 30, 2014

Using 100% dedicated natural gas as fuel, Westport™ enhanced spark-ignited (ESI) combustion targets sub-9 L engines for Class 6 and 7 trucks applications, and is also adaptable for sub-2 L applications for automotive and non-automotive applications. System utilizes port injection for optimal cylinder to cylinder control of air fuel ratio, and performance allows 4 L natural gas engine to replace 6 L diesel engine. System can also provide up to 40% brake thermal efficiency. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean, Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Multi-Turbine Wind Tower offers 1.7X power output increase.

August 1, 2014

INVELOX™ system consists of one large funnel that captures, concentrates, and accelerates wind before delivering it to turbines safely and efficiently located at ground level. While one 1,000 kW turbine-generator system produces electrical energy for 341 houses, 2 turbines operating in succession produce electrical energy for 579 houses in USA. Use of multiple turbines in one tower allows maintenance on one while other continues energy production. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Gas Engine offers electrical efficiency of 49%.

June 24, 2014

Intended for 60 Hz North American segment, Jenbacher J920 FleXtra Gas Engine features 5-min start-up time and provides enough energy to power more than 6,000 homes. Two-stage turbocharging engine offers 8.6 MW capacity with total efficiency of more than 90% for combined heat and power applications. Rapid start/stop cycles and operating flexibility make engine suitable for power generation and district heating as well as decentralized power supply in remote, hot, or high-altitude regions. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Wind Turbine utilizes Industrial Internet for optimal efficiency.

March 18, 2014

Available on steel, hybrid, or space frame towers from 85–139 m tall, 2.75-120 wind turbine utilizes Industrial Internet to analyze tens of thousands of data points every second to promote output and services productivity. Short- and long-term energy storage options enhance wind power predictability, flexibility, and response time through battery software applications. While short-term storage is integrated at turbine level, long-term storage is centralized for wind farm. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Wind Turbine Tower affords storage space, builds to 139 m.

March 18, 2014

Intended for multi-megawatt wind turbines, space frame tower is assembled at wind farm locations and wrapped in weather-resistant architectural fabric. Base is supported by 5 legs positioned to optimize available space at tower base for storage within turbine in order to facilitate maintenance, site organization, and balance of plant. Enclosed lattice design, enabling towers to be built in previously inaccessible locations, also offer maintenance-free bolting system. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

EPA Certified Tier 4 Final Engines reduce NOx, fuel consumption.

January 27, 2014

EPA certified Tier 4 Final diesel construction and mining engines from 3.3–46 L features heavy-duty after treatment system that combines Komatsu Diesel Particulate Filter (KDPF) and Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) device. Also included, heavy-duty cooled Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) system reduces NOx emissions and fuel consumption, while Komatsu Variable Geometry Turbocharger (KVGT) system features hydraulic technology for variable control of intake air-flow. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission

Medium-Duty Trucks are powered by Cummins ISB engines.

December 30, 2013

International® DuraStar® vehicles feature, along with Cummins ISB 6.7 L engine, Diamond Logic® electronic control system. Swept back front windshield afford maximum visibility, while 50° wheel cut lends to tight turning radius. Amount of cab space promotes driver comfort, and array of specifications are available to serve in medium-duty industry applications. Vehicles are also available with MaxxForce® 7, MaxxForce DT, and MaxxForce 9 engines in various horsepower and torque ranges.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Wind Turbine suits tip-height constrained sites.

November 7, 2013

Featuring 103 m rotor diameter and 70–98 m hub height flexibility, 3.2-103 Wind Turbine utilizes Industrial Internet to manage variability of wind for smooth, predictable power. By analyzing tens of thousands of data points every second, system integrates energy storage and forecasting algorithms while communicating with neighboring turbines, service technicians, and operators. Turbine is engineered for IEC Wind Class II standards and is available for 50 Hz applications. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Gas Turbine Upgrade Technology enhances output, fuel efficiency.

October 14, 2013

Available for 9F-3 and 9E gas turbines Advanced Gas Path (AGP) technology enables respective output increases of up to 6% and 3.8%, fuel efficiency increases up to 2% and .9%. Maintenance intervals can reach up to 32,000 hr for 9F-3 and as long as 32,000 hr/1,200 starts for 9E, extending outage intervals up to 33% for both. Along with OpFlex™ advanced controls software, AGP technology provides hardware design and materials improvements to components of GE gas turbine hot gas path system. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

FPT Engines maintain SCR-only technology.

June 28, 2013

Available with horsepower ranges from 109–778 hp, FPT Tier 4 Final Engines offer 6 different engine displacements, including 4.5, 6.7, 8.7, 10.3, 12.9, and 16 liter. With SCR-only technology, there is no exhaust gas recirculation or diesel particulate filter. This approach minimizes wear and extends maintenance intervals up to 600 hours. There are no additional cooling system requirements for either radiator dimensions or fan drives.
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Transportation Industry Products, Material Handling & Storage, HVAC, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Air Compressor Kit mounts on RAM truck Cummins engines.

June 21, 2013

Model V900126 UNDERHOOD kit features air compressor for RAM trucks with Cummins engines, mounting near top of engine to simplify access and protect against environment. System provides up to 70 cfm. It includes Intelligent Digital Controls and turns truck off when air is not being used and on when air is needed. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Wind Turbines target low-wind-speed sites.

May 15, 2013

Utilizing permanent-magnet direct-drive technology, NPS 60-23 and NPS 100-24 are suitable for remote locations as well as agricultural and industrial areas. Large rotor diameter and lower speed enables quiet operation, while long blades capture maximum energy at low wind speeds. NPS 60 model generates 59.9 kW power and is utilized in areas with constrained grid connection capacity. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Wind Turbine is enhanced for power and communications.

May 15, 2013

Allowing for elevated energy capture in lower wind speed environments, GE's 1.7-100 meter wind turbine features optimized electrical system, 53% gross capacity factor at 7.5 m/s, and uses Industrial Internet to connect data points across turbine's ecosystem. Platform helps manage wind variability by providing short-term predictable power while communicating seamlessly with neighboring turbines, service technicians, and operators. Read More