Spider Provides Turnkey Blade Access with Largest Platform to Date
Blades

Spider Provides Turnkey Blade Access with Largest Platform to Date

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, recently designed, manufactured and rigged its largest 360° Blade Access Platform (BAP) to date. The customer, Alstom, required access to the blades of its massive 3.0 MW prototype turbine at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Boulder, CO to conduct R&D on a new power performance improvement package. The scope of work required the...

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Energy Efficiency: la Compagnie des Fromages Counts on Innovation with Emerson Technologies
Motor Controllers and Drives

Energy Efficiency: la Compagnie des Fromages Counts on Innovation with Emerson Technologies

The subsidiary of the Bongrain Group is pursuing a policy to reduce its energy usage and CO2 emissions by investing in a facility designed by Cofely Axima, a leader in industrial refrigeration and a subsidiary of GDF Suez. This solution stands out for its use of a process that heats and cools within a single cycle and its use of key components supplied by the Emerson Group - a Vilter single-screw...

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Variable Ratio Transmissions dispense seed and fertilizer.
Transmissions

Variable Ratio Transmissions dispense seed and fertilizer.

With all internal parts machined to strict and consistent tolerances, VRT Infinitely Variable Ratio Transmissions provide operating link between advanced control systems such as GPS and mechanical dispensing mechanisms used in precision seeding machinery. Seed placement accuracy is maintained even when equipment ground speed varies. Designed to operate in harsh environments, maintenance-free VRTs...

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Steel Pulley extends belt life and decreases noise.
Pulleys

Steel Pulley extends belt life and decreases noise.

Suited for conveyor owners requiring increased material handling operation performance and uptime, AR Chevron® Pulley comes inÂ- Mine Duty and Super Duty models available in 10–42 in. dia and face widths from 12–75 in. V-shaped wing pulley deflects fugitive material, extending life expectancy and protecting conveyor belts against punctures, while continuous pulley contact...

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National Bronze Mfg. Co. Now Offering Cast Bronze Sleeve Bushings on Bronzebushings.com
Plain Bearings (Bushings)

National Bronze Mfg. Co. Now Offering Cast Bronze Sleeve Bushings on Bronzebushings.com

Roseville, MIÂ-  Bronzebushings.com, the ecommerce site created by National Bronze Mfg. was originally created as a one stop shop for oil impregnated bronze bushings of industry standard sizes, has now added cast bronze sleeve bushings for immediate purchase online.  The cast bronze line of sleeve bushings are machined from continuous cast C93200 (SAE 600) bearing bronze for superior...

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Engines

GE Distributed Power and Clarke Energy Driving Coal Seam Gas-to-LNG Expansion in Australia

Clarke Energy Supplying 19 Additional GE's Jenbacher Gas Engines for Two on-Site Power Projects Power Plants to Generate Reliable Electricity for Australia Pacific LNG's Reedy Creek and Eurombah Creek Coal Seam Gas Processing Facilities Projects Showcase GE's Power & Water Technologies Helping Australia Meet Strong International Demand for Natural Gas JENBACH, AUSTRIA — GE Power & Water's...

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EtherCAT Servo Drive delivers 4,000 W of power.
Motor Controllers and Drives

EtherCAT Servo Drive delivers 4,000 W of power.

At less than 1 oz, Gold Twitter Nano Drive delivers ultra high current of 50 A/100 V with support for EtherCAT and CANopen fieldbus communication standards. Unit runs on any servo motor and operates in current, velocity, and advanced position modes. With FASST Fast and Soft Switching Technology, drive provides >99% efficiency with negligible EMI. Gold Twitter can operate as single-axis control...

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Multivac Relies on Kollmorgen for Pneumatic to Electric Transition
Motors

Multivac Relies on Kollmorgen for Pneumatic to Electric Transition

Quieter, more efficient, and improved controllability: MULTIVAC uses Kollmorgen's servo competency Author: Dr. Petr Osipov, Product Management Motors, Kollmorgen, Ratingen, Germany An increasing number of companies in the packaging machine industry have chosen electrical servo technology – mainly to replace motion axes previously powered by pneumatic systems. Servo technology increases...

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Kollmorgen Stainless Steel AKMH(TM) Servomotors Honored as 2014 ECN Impact Awards Finalist
Motors

Kollmorgen Stainless Steel AKMH(TM) Servomotors Honored as 2014 ECN Impact Awards Finalist

AKMH motors fill the marketplace gap for a servomotor that is hygienic and rugged, enabling OEMs to design and build more reliable and productive machines that are easier and faster to clean, while minimizing unscheduled downtime for end users RADFORD, VA –Â- Kollmorgen stainless steel AKMH™ Motors have been selected as a Finalist in the ECN Impact Awards program. Designed specifically...

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Engines

Pratt & Whitney Unveils Higher Thrust PurePower® Engine

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. -- Pratt & Whitney today launched the newest addition to the PurePower engine family, the PW1135G-JM engine, a 35,000 thrust class engine for the Airbus A321neo aircraft. The engine's higher thrust makes it the most powerful engine on the A321neo allowing A321neo operators, fitted with Geared Turbofan(TM) engine technology, to fly routes of greater distance while carrying...

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Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards
Sponsored

Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards

Alan Manufacturing has a long history of developing innovative solutions for HVAC applications. With over 1,000 product designs under our belt, we have gained a reputation as the go-to source for HVAC dampers, hardware, duct supports, zone control systems, and much more. Adding to this extensive list of achievements we now announce the release of our new line of Fresh Air Intake products. Designed to meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards, they are the most robust and high-performance product of their kind. See our video to learn more.

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