Manufacturing Services

Ocean Power Technologies Awarded $2.6 Million Contract by Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding for Development and Supply of Japan Utility PowerBuoy® System

PENNINGTON, N.J.Â- – Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:OPTT) ( OPT" or "the Company") today announced that the Company has received a $2.6 million contract from Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. ("MES") to provide the final design and supply of key components of a PowerBuoy system intended for deployment off the coast of Japan to demonstrate its utility application in local...

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Yaskawa/DRV Announce New Relationship
Drives

Yaskawa/DRV Announce New Relationship

Yaskawa Signs First U.S. Medium Voltage Drive Distributor Waukegan, Ill.Â-  — The Drives Motion Division of Yaskawa America, Inc. recently signed DRV, Inc. of Pittsburgh, PA, as its first medium voltage drive distributor in the United States. DRV, a highly respected Yaskawa low voltage drive and motion control distributor over the past ten years,  will now partner with Yaskawa to...

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Turbines

Wind Turbine suits tip-height constrained sites.

Featuring 103 m rotor diameter and 70–98 m hub height flexibility, 3.2-103 Wind TurbineÂ- 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....

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Guides

50 Years of NSK Europe

The Japanese bearing manufacturer NSK established its first European sales office exactly 50 years ago – in October 1963 – in DÃ-¼sseldorf. As it expanded its business activities in Europe, additional sales organisations were set up in other European countries. NSK Europe's first manufacturing facility in Peterlee (UK) was founded in 1976 – an important milestone in the company's...

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Research, Design and Development Services

Scuderi Group, Inc. and AHIS of Mexico Sign Agreement for Multiple Site Power Generation/Energy Storage

Agreement will require Scuderi Group to begin selling electricity to the country of Mexico WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass.Â- – Scuderi Group, Inc. announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Mexico City-based developer and gaming company AHIS to provide five natural gas-powered Scuderi Split-Cycle Engines for power generation and energy storage in an effort to lower its...

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Sumitomo-Hansen's P4 Uniminer Drive Is Good Fit with West River Conveyors Belt Drives
Belt, Rope, and Chain Drives

Sumitomo-Hansen's P4 Uniminer Drive Is Good Fit with West River Conveyors Belt Drives

Sumitomo-Hansen's P4 UniMiner drives are used on many of West River's belt drives based on the flexibility and high customer satisfaction of the products. Customers find benefit in the universal and flippable mounting features of the P4 UniMiner, eliminating the need to buy reducers specifically oriented for each installation. This is a great advantage to users wanting to purchase spares for...

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Motors

Nippon Pulse Geared Stepper Motors, High Torque in Small Package

Greenville, DE-Â-  A feature of Nippon Pulse’s popular and reliable stepper motors, which we have been manufacturing since 1960, is the ability to add reduction gearheads.  These gearheads have a wide range of ratios, from 1/400 to 6/25.  In all, there are over 20 different gear ratios to choose from, depending on the motor size. Maximum torques range from 10mN•m to...

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Gears

Precision Planetary Gear has hollow shaft structure.

With design based on HPG Harmonic Planetary® gearhead, HPF features coaxial hollow shaft –Â- sized to allow cables, shafts, ball screws, or lasers to pass directly through axis of rotation – as well as large output flange for mounting driven load. Flange is integrated with cross-roller bearing, which can support high axial, radial, and moment loads without need for...

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Toto Costruzioni Selects GE Wind Turbines to Power Italy's Puglia Region
Turbines

Toto Costruzioni Selects GE Wind Turbines to Power Italy's Puglia Region

• First Order for GE’s 2.85-Megawatt Wind Turbines in Italy • Toto Costruzioni’s Inaugural Wind Farm in Ponte Albanito • Project Marks Sixth GE-Powered Wind Farm in Puglia, Italy MILAN, ITALYÂ- – GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that it will supply Toto Costruzioni S.p.A. with eight GE 2.85-103 wind turbines for a wind farm in the Puglia region of Italy. The wind farm operator is...

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Arms

New Environmental Standard Achieved for Transmission Structures Through Collaboration Between Transmission Innovations and BC Hydro

VANCOUVERÂ- — FRP Transmission Innovations Inc., in collaboration with BC Hydro, is excited to set a new environmental standard for high voltage infrastructure with the installation of a fibre reinforced polymer H-frame structure built for transmission lines. This installation represents a number of important firsts: -  The first polyurethane cross arm for high voltage lines that...

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