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Schwarze Industries Introduces Free Extended Sweeper Engine Warranty

April 11, 2017

HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA – Schwarze Industries is pleased to announce the introduction of a free 5-year/5000-hour extended warranty program on its A7 Tornado, A8 Twister, and the A9 Monsoon sweeper engines.

This program, available through Schwarze's extensive sweeper dealership, provides coverage of all sweeper engine components and applies to new John Deere Tier 4 propulsion engines... Read More

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Siemens to modernize combined cycle power plant in the UK

April 3, 2017

  • Existing plant to be replaced with more efficient gas turbine technology and long-term services
  • Successful participation in UK Capacity Market Auction 2016 due to strong collaboration

Siemens has received an order for a new combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) at King’s Lynn power station in Norfolk, United Kingdom (UK), owned by British energy and services company... Read More

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Honeywell F124 And F125 Engines Reach 1 Million Hour Operating Milestone

April 1, 2017

Engines continue to showcase industry-leading reliability for platforms around the world

PHOENIX, March 30, 2017 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced that its F124 and F125 turbofan engine product lines, which are produced through the International Turbine Engine Company (ITEC) LLC joint venture, have reached the 1 million operating hour milestone across the various global fleets that... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

SGT-A45 TR Gas Turbine has no lockout restrictions.

March 24, 2017

Designed based in RollsRoyce Aero-Engine technology, SGT-A45 TR Gas Turbine runs on gas or liquid fuels. Built with durable components, unit delivers full power in less than 9 min. from start. Capable of generating up to 44 mW of electricity, turbine is used for mobile applications and feature modular design for easy transportation.

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SiP Alignment Engine is Lightwave Innovation Reviews Award Winner

March 9, 2017

PI’s automated high-speed alignment engine is honored with a 2017 Lightwave Innovation Reviews Award given for unique solutions in optical communications.

March 2017, Auburn, MA – When alignment speed is critical and accuracy needs to be at the nanoscale, for projects from planar testing to packaging, PI has the award-winning solution. The FMPA Fast Multichannel Photonics Alignment... Read More

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Screen Machine Industries Specifies Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Engine for New Rock Crusher

March 8, 2017

Machine to be Unveiled at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – March 6, 2017 – Screen Machine Industries has selected Volvo Penta to supply EPA Tier 4 Final engines for its new 4043TR-series rock crushers. The new machine, powered by a Volvo Penta 360 hp TAD1171VE engine, will make its debut at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in Las Vegas March 7-10 – Booth C32313.

Volvo Penta’s... Read More

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Honeywell Engines Continue to Power Eagle 407HP Helicopters

March 8, 2017

-Honeywell will deliver 10 new engines to Eagle Copters in 2017 for the Eagle 407HP conversions

DALLAS, March 6, 2017 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) will deliver a total of 10 HTS900 helicopter engines to Eagle Copters Ltd. in 2017. Eagle Copters placed a new order for eight additional engines in January 2017, adding to the two engines from a previous order, which are scheduled for delivery in... Read More

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KOHLER Engines to be Showcased in Industry-Leading Applications at ConExpo

March 4, 2017

Major equipment brands continue turning to company's advanced engines to power latest models

KOHLER, Wis., March 3, 2017 - KOHLER's renowned durability, reliability, and fuel efficiency continues to be a leading choice for construction pros worldwide. A diverse array of equipment powered by KOHLER® engines will be showcased at ConExpo 2017. New equipment from leading... Read More

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Southwest Products Selects Volvo Penta to Power Its New QP 100 Mobile Generators

February 25, 2017

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Feb. 23, 2017 – When designing its new QP 100 generator, Southwest Products evaluated a range of different engine options before specifying Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final industrial diesel engines.

New for 2017, Southwest Products’ new QP-series 100kVA gensets are being powered by Volvo Penta five-liter TAD571VE engines. The QP 100 generators also feature an... Read More

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PI’s SiP Alignment Engine is a 2017 Photonics Integrated Circuits Awards Finalist - Polls Open Now

February 3, 2017

PI’s automated high-speed alignment engine was selected as a PIC Awards finalist in the Advances in Manufacturing category. Winners will be announced at the PIC conference 07 - 08 Mar 2017, Brussels, Belgium.

February 2017, Auburn, MA – When alignment speed is critical and accuracy needs to be at the nanoscale, for projects from planar testing to packaging, PI has the award-winning... Read More

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Fly High Through the Great Turbine Engines of UTP Parts

December 29, 2016

UTP Parts offering you the great pictures of turbine engines that makes your life move with fast speed with quick service and you feel like traveling in heaven. On request to have the highest quality utility help desk at a sensible price, then dealing with UTP is the great option for the users and make it the lifetime partner.

UTP not only provides you the best sales option in the... Read More

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PI’s Award-Winning Fast Multichannel Photonics Alignment Engine

December 16, 2016

When alignment speed is critical and accuracy needs to be at the nanoscale, for projects from planar testing to packaging, PI’s system is the solution.

December 2016, Auburn, MA – The FMPA Fast Multichannel Photonics Alignment Engine is an advanced alignment system based on a highly specialized digital motion controller with embedded advanced alignment and tracking functionality and... Read More

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DARPA Steps Up Development Support for LiquidPiston's High-Efficiency X4 Rotary Engine Prototype with $2.5M Award

December 14, 2016

Powerful, Much Lighter Engine Offers Edge To U.S. Military

BLOOMFIELD, Conn., Dec. 13, 2016 - The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded LiquidPiston Inc. $2.5 million to continue development of a new, patented, high-efficiency, lighter-weight rotary engine. LiquidPiston, a developer of advanced combustion engine technology, received the award for the first... Read More

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ISB6.7 G MidRange Natural Gas Engine Now in Full Production

December 12, 2016

Low Emission Engine Expands to Shuttle Bus, Medium-Duty Truck, and Vocational Segments

VANCOUVER, Dec. 8, 2016 - Cummins Westport Inc. (CWI) today announced the ISB6.7 G, a 6.7 litre midrange, factory built natural gas engine is now fully available as a production engine for shuttle bus, medium duty truck, and vocational applications in North America. As previously announced, the engine... Read More

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Siemens to Supply Key Components for Five Power Plant Units in Republic of the Sudan

December 3, 2016

Siemens has signed an agreement in Berlin yesterday with Sudan’s state-run energy provider Sudanese Thermal Power Generating Company (STPGC) to supply five SGT5-2000E gas turbines. These machines will deliver a combined electrical generating capacity of some 850 megawatts for the Sudanese national grid. All five power plant units are scheduled to already commence commercial operation at the... Read More

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PSI Repair Services Achieves New Milestone with its 30,000th Repaired Wind Turbine Part

December 1, 2016

Livonia, Michigan – PSI Repair Services, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries and leading independent service provider (ISP) to the wind energy industry, announced today that it recently shipped its 30,000th repaired wind turbine part to a prominent wind energy company. Since 2009, PSI has provided economical repairs, as well as industry-leading engineering services, for the... Read More

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Siemens is Supplying Nine Gas Turbines to Argentina

December 1, 2016

• Orders for seven SGT-800 and two Industrial Trent 60 gas turbines

• 300th SGT-800 sold

Siemens has received orders from Argentina for a total of seven SGT-800 industrial gas turbines and two Industrial Trent 60 gas turbines. This order marks the 300th SGT-800 machine that the company has sold worldwide. The turbines will provide a combined electrical capacity of... Read More

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Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines Transform Aviation with VivaAerobus

November 16, 2016

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Nov. 14, 2016 - Pratt & Whitney's PurePower Geared Turbofan Engine™ has entered into service with VivaAerobus on the operator's A320neo. The aircraft made its first passenger flight on Oct. 18 from Monterrey to Guadalajara, Mexico. This milestone comes days after the last leg of the aircraft's ferry flight became the longest A320neo flight to date. The... Read More

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APR Energy Wins 50MW Power Generation Project in Benin

November 11, 2016

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 7, 2016 - APR Energy, a global leader in fast-track power solutions, announces today that it has signed a contract for a 12-month project by the Ministry of Energy, Water and Mines in Benin to provide 50MW of power generation using its fuel-flexible aeroderivative turbines. The turbines will be fuelled by natural gas, with the ability to seamlessly switch to diesel... Read More

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Air China Selects V2500® Engines for 18 Firm A320ceo Family Aircraft

November 9, 2016

AIR SHOW CHINA, Nov. 2, 2016 - Air China has selected the V2500 engine to power 18 firm Airbus A320ceo family aircraft. The V2500 engine is offered through IAE International Aero Engines AG, a multinational aero engine consortium whose shareholders comprise Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX); Pratt & Whitney Aero Engines International GmbH; Japanese Aero... Read More