Controls and Controllers

Siemens Hands over Shuweihat S3 Combined-cycle Power Plant in Abu Dhabi

• Installed electrical capacity of 1600 megawatts • Power to help accommodate increasing population and industrial growth Siemens, together with its Korean consortium partner Daewoo Engineering Construction Co. handed over into commercial operation the Shuweihat S3 combined cycle power plant (CCPP) in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The owner is Shuweihat Asia Power Company...

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Motors

DoE Awards Strengthen QM Power Focus to Become Preeminent Energy Solutions Provider for HVACR

NEW YORK – QM Power Inc., an enabling platform technology company setting a new high standard for energy efficiency and power density in electric motors, generators and actuators, announced it has been awarded two prestigious highly competitive million dollar awards from the US Department of Energy to expedite its Q-Sync™ motor solution into the commercial refrigeration market and extend it...

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Wheels

Maxion Wheels Presents the New Generation GEN35(TM) Light-weight Wheels for Heavy Trucks at IAA 2014

KONIGSWINTER, Germany -- At the upcoming 2014 IAA show in Hanover, Maxion Wheels will present a new market standard for lightweight truck wheels. The new GEN35(TM) wheel family is 6% lighter than the former wheel generation by Maxion Wheels, and 3.5 % lighter than the lightest available equally-sized truck wheel on the worldwide market. The weight reduction is a result of innovative design...

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Conveyor Belts

Glue Release Silicone Coated Timing Belts

Conveying and Transport Belts used in Diaper and Hygiene Industry typically have Glue Build-Up problems.Â-  Our new Silicone Release Coatings on the Timing and Flat Belts help eliminate those problems.  We offer many different types of Release Silicone Coatings.  Silicone Release coatings can have high grip or low friction characteristics.  Let us help resolve your...

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Laser Shaft Alignment Tool operates with just 3 steps.
Shaft Coupling Aligners

Laser Shaft Alignment Tool operates with just 3 steps.

With intuitive interface, Fluke® 830 delivers precise shaft condition measurements and actionable results that, along with vibration testing, IR thermography, and other predictive maintenance measurements, enable maintenance teams to maximize machine life. Three steps include: Setup, whichÂ- determines machine's dimensions; Measure, which takes readings from 3 sectors as...

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Turbines

GE Celebrates Wind Energy Milestones in Brazil

Achieved 1GW of wind energy in Brazil with 381 new wind turbines connected to the grid in the first half of 2014 Produced 1,000th wind turbine hub locally in Brazil by skilled workers Expanded Campinas, Sao Paulo facility to produce first machine heads later this year Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL — GE (NYSE: GE) announced today it has achieved a total installed capacity of 1 gigawatt (GW) of wind...

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Bearings

Solutions for the Manufacturing Industry on Display IMTS 2014 by Plastics Specialist igus

East Providence, Rhode Island – igus Inc., manufacturer of engineered plastic components for a wide range of industries, will be showcasing a variety of solutions for a multitude of applications at the upcoming IMTS 2014 trade show in booth 5677 in the East Hall of Chicago's McCormick Place. On display At IMTS, igus will have on display a number of industrial solutions, including their...

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Shaft Locking Bushings feature radial screw design.
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Shaft Locking Bushings feature radial screw design.

Available for 4.330, 4.724, and 5.118 in. bore sizes, ETP Techno Bushings lock components to large shafts with repeatable precision for applications requiring frequent mounting operations. Units handle torque from 247,820–283,223 lb-in. and are suitable for locking gears, pulleys, and sprockets.Â- Featuring radial screw design, bushings position in seconds and can be readjusted hundreds of...

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Compact Gearbox reduces size requirements while maintaining power.
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Compact Gearbox reduces size requirements while maintaining power.

At .55 in. long, Slim Line Planetary Gearbox reduces overall length of typical stepper motor gearbox combination. Gearbox shaft, whichÂ- has 5 mm OD and can be mounted to any NEMA 17 motor, is also available in combination consisting of Xtreme Torque Series Motors with Slim Line Gearbox in 3 different stack lengths. Available in 5:1 ratio, product has 141 oz-in....

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Linear Positioning Actuator offers backlash-free movement.
Actuators

Linear Positioning Actuator offers backlash-free movement.

Featuring ball bearing mounted lead screw, Model LPA08 is powered by BLDC motor with integrated positioning controller. UnitÂ- handles loads up to 20 kg, max axial forces up to 150 N, and adjustment speeds up to 0.6 m/sec. Stainless steel spindle is coated with Kerkote TFE, which ensures maintenance-free operation and removes need for additional lubricant. Mounting of drive can be...

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Simple Connection MGB with EtherNet/IP

The new MGB with EtherNet/IP is a leap forward in access door safety. Designed for easy installation, flawless performance, and long service life, it is engineered with robust features and cutting-edge technology that places it firmly at the leading edge of the door safety device industry. To learn all about the benefits of the Euchner MGB, see our video.

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