Noise and Friction Radically Reduced as Schaeffler's FAG Bearings Improve Machinery Efficiency, Lower Maintenance Costs and Avoid Unnecessary Downtime

Noise and Friction Radically Reduced as Schaeffler's FAG Bearings Improve Machinery Efficiency, Lower Maintenance Costs and Avoid Unnecessary Downtime

FAG Generation C deep groove ball bearings, left, FAG E1 X-life spherical roller bearings and FAG SmartCheck as presented at VANZ New bearing technologies engineered to radically improve the efficiency and lower the noise levels of industrial machinery and electric power tools are being introduced to Australasia by Schaeffler. FAG Generation C deep groove ball bearings, FAG E1 X-life spherical...

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Germany's DanTysk Offshore Wind Power Plant Inaugurated

• 80 Siemens wind turbines with a total capacity of 288 megawatts • Environmentally friendly power for some 400,000 households • Siemens to provide service and maintenance for five years • Wind power plant connected to mainland via Sylwin1 offshore link • Offshore capacity of Siemens wind turbines in Germany now over 1 gigawatt DanTysk offshore wind power plant in the German North Sea...

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PIRTEK Sterling Heights Rebuilds Power Units

PIRTEK Sterling Heights Rebuilds Power Units

Detroit, MI - PIRTEK has been servicing the Detroit area for over 15 years with Hose Service Supply Centers in Madison Heights, Sterling Heights and Westland. On May 1st, a fourth location in Wixom, MI opened, growing their on site hose service fleet to 20 Mobile Service Units serving southeastern Michigan. In the fall, drivelines manufacturing engineer contacted Detroit's PIRTEK Director of...

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Siemens Completes Three Further Power Plant Units in Record Time in South Korea

Siemens, together with its South Korean customer POSCO Energy Construction, have completed the Incheon LNG CCPP 7, 8, and 9 combined cycle power plant units. These units were erected at the existing site in Incheon, around 30 kilometers west of Seoul. Units 7 and 8 were completed on July 30, 2014 and October 21, 2014 respectively, while unit 9 went online on January 17, 2015. This enabled the...

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TEFC Motors range from 200-900 hp.

TEFC Motors range from 200-900 hp.

Available in frame sizes from 5010-5012 with voltage ratings of 460, 2,300, 4,160, or 6,600 V, G-Series Above NEMA Vertical P-Base Motors feature cast iron frame with steel fan cover. Units meet standard NEMA-specified P-Base dimensions for vertical pump applications or horizontal mount for tunnel fan applications. Supplied with grease-lubricated ball bearing on drive end and thrust bearing on...

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Automatic Transmission increases bus fuel economy.

Designed to enable first range lock up, maximize lock up operation, and operate at lower engine speeds in higher ranges to improve fuel economy, B3400 xFE™ fully automatic bus transmission- incorporates optimized gear ratios coupled with FuelSense-® Max package. Gear ratios promote fuel economy in start-stop dense, low-average speed duty cycles, such as those experienced by transit and city...

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Siemens Hands Over World's Largest Offshore Grid Connection to TenneT

• SylWin1 grid connection with a record-setting capacity of 864 megawatts • Transmission capacity enough to supply more than 1 million households • All three connected wind farms equipped with Siemens wind turbines • Third Siemens direct-current grid connection now in commercial operation • German energy transition at sea heading toward the finish line Siemens has handed over SylWin1,...

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Medium-Bore Spherical Roller Bearings offer extended life.

Medium-Bore Spherical Roller Bearings offer extended life.

Available with steel or brass cages, Spherical Roller Bearings are suitable for casters, crushers, vibratory screens, and conveyors. Design utilizes cage pockets, rather than center guide ring, to guide rollers, eliminating friction point, which reduces operating temperature and running torque. By optimizing lube film, enhanced surface finishes avoid metal-to-metal contact. Models with hardened...

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Siemens Delivers Gas Turbines and Generators to Mexico

• Plant will have a capacity of 550 MW enough to power 300,000 homes Siemens has received an order for two SGT6-5000F gas turbines and two SGEN6- 1000 generators to be installed in Mexico. The equipment will be used in two 1x1 configurations for the Tula 1 and 2 combined cycle power blocks. Together, the two combined cycle blocks will have an installed capacity of 550 megawatts (MW) enough to...

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Draken International to Offer Next Generation Upgrades for Aero L-39 Aircraft

Draken partners with Aero Vodochody and Williams International to provide L-39NG upgrades in the Americas LAKELAND, Fla.- – In an exclusive partnership with Aero Vodochody and Williams International, Draken International is now offering next generation upgrades on L-39 aircraft in the Americas. Based in Lakeland, FL, Draken International is a leading provider of tactical flight support as well...

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