Pumps

Northern Power 100 Turbine Powers Innovative Microgrid in Hawaii Wind Turbine Opens Opportunities for off-Grid Farmers

Barre, VTÂ- – Several farmers in North Kohala, Hawaii, are now benefitting from an innovative off grid water pumping system powered by Northern Power NPS 100 wind turbine. Like many others in remote locations and island communities, North Kohala farmers have been searching for an alternative to using polluting, expensive diesel fuel to generate electricity. This microgrid project, known as...

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Axles

Dana Reinforces Commitment to Russia, CIS at CTT 2013

MOSCOW - At CTT 2013, June 4-8 in Moscow, Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will announce further steps to bolster its ongoing support of the growing construction market in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States by expanding its aftermarket network and offering customized drivetrain solutions for the region. Construction activity in Russia and CIS is expected to continue...

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Controls and Controllers

Martinlaakso Power Plant Enhances Gas Turbine Reliability in Finland with Metso's Control System

Vantaan Energia has chosen Metso to rebuild the gas turbine control system at its Martinlaakso power plant in Vantaa, Finland. The rebuilt automation will increase turbine reliability and availability. New automation will replace the existing turbine control system that has reached the end of its life cycle. The delivery scope also includes overspeed and vibration protection for the turbine,...

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Engines

Austria's Largest Cogeneration Plant Using Gas Engines Features GE's Jenbacher Technology

GE's J624 Two-Stage Turbocharged Gas Engines Represent Latest in Jenbacher Technology Flexibility, High Efficiency and High Reliability Key Reasons Energie AG Selected GE Project to Provide Heat to Customers and Power to Local Grid KIRCHDORF AN DER KREMS, AUSTRIAÂ- – The largest cogeneration plant powered by gas engines in Austria was recently commissioned in Kirchdorf an der Krems...

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Engines

China Yuchai International Enters into Joint Venture to Expand Heavy-Duty Diesel and Gas Engine Production in China

SINGAPORE - China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) ( China Yuchai" or the "Company"), announced today that its main operating subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited ("GYMCL") and GYMCL's joint venture company, YC Engine Co., Ltd. ("Y&C Power"), has entered into a Framework Agreement with Baotou Bei Ben Heavy Duty Truck Co., Ltd. ("Bei Ben"), and Inner Mongolia First...

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GE Technology to Provide Flexible Power for 104-Megawatt Combined-Cycle Power Plant in Italy
Electrical Power Generators

GE Technology to Provide Flexible Power for 104-Megawatt Combined-Cycle Power Plant in Italy

• GE's Aeroderivative Technology Helps Fill the Gap between Base-Load Large Power Plants and Renewable Power Generation with Flexible Power Generation • Operational Flexibility, Efficiency and Reliability are the Key Reasons Tamarete Energia Selected GE’s Proven Technology •Project Will Help Balance the Grid Variability Associated with Wind and Solar Power Generation •GE Teamed up with...

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A Red Hot Connection
Shafts

A Red Hot Connection

The composite camshaft is still gaining ground in the marketplace. The main reason for this is the considerable weight reduction it brings, compared to its one-piece rival. The composite version is by now also widely used in the HGV sector. However, the main disadvantage of many current assembly processes is the high joining force applied, which creates unacceptable tolerances in positioning and...

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Kollmorgen Motor Technology and Design Expertise Enable Advanced Robotics Capabilities for Tartan Rescue Team's CHIMP Humanoid Robot
Motors

Kollmorgen Motor Technology and Design Expertise Enable Advanced Robotics Capabilities for Tartan Rescue Team's CHIMP Humanoid Robot

Frameless motor technology helps make possible advanced mobility, manipulation and grasping, with significantly positive implications for robotics applications RADFORD, VA – The Tartan Rescue Team, a partnership of the National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC), the applied research and technology transfer organization of Carnegie Mellon University's (CMU) world renowned Robotics Institute,...

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Bearings

Severe Service Bearings are greaseless, non-corrosive.

Fully non-corrosive and completely grease-less, Type E Solution® bearings are constructed with 304 stainless housing,Â- Poly-Sphere® plane bearing made from high performance polymer, plus 316 stainless locking sleeve. Plane bearing design also makes it possible to offer completely split inserts in addition to split housings. Bearings are available in one-piece or split...

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Motors

Siemens' Innovative Electric Bus System Unique in Europe

In cooperation with the bus manufacturer Rampini, Siemens made Europe's first fully electric buses in daily route operation a reality in the Austrian capital city of Vienna. The innovative concept and drive technology of the electric buses come from Siemens and ensure that vehicles emit no pollutants, since there is no local combustion process. The heart of the drive system is a Siemens electric...

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