Rolls-Royce Gas Turbines Successfully Enter Service at New EDF Luminus Plant in Belgium
Turbines

Rolls-Royce Gas Turbines Successfully Enter Service at New EDF Luminus Plant in Belgium

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, announced today that two of the Group's Trent 60 gas turbines have successfully entered service at the new EDF Luminus power plant located at Angleur in the city of LiÃ-¨ge, Belgium. The Trent 60 gas turbines, each capable of producing 64 megawatts (MW) of power, can achieve fast start-up in just nine minutes, helping EDF Luminus deliver...

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Actuators

Miniature Integrated Actuator offers speeds up to 120 mm/sec.

Providing backlash-free positioning, Miniature Integrated Actuator combines precision ball screw with 8 mm diameter and 2 mm pitch, Faulhaber DC motor with graphite commutation, rotary encoder, and gearless coupling. Unit is available in travels ranging from 10-300 mm, with 1 micron resolution, and handles peak axial loads to 800 N. Available with compatible drive/controller, actuator is suited...

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Miscellaneous Rings

Saint-Gobain to Showcase Customised Automotive Solutions at Vehicle Dynamics Expo 2012

To help manufacturers enhance efficiency and improve the consumer's driving experience, Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics will showcase its NORGLIDE® composite bearings and RENCOL® tolerance rings at the Vehicle Dynamics Expo in Stuttgart, Germany, 12-14 June 2012 in Hall 1, booth V1165. Saint-Gobain's NORGLIDE® range has been developed to enhance friction control in automotive...

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Miscellaneous Rings

Saint-Gobain to Showcase Customised Automotive Solutions for Friction Control and NVH Reduction at Vehicle Dynamics Expo

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics will showcase its innovative range of NORGLIDE® composite bearings and RENCOL® tolerance rings at the Vehicle Dynamics Expo in Stuttgart, Germany, 12-14 June 2012 in Hall 1, booth V1165. Utilising a variety of applications for powertrain, chassis, and the interior and exterior of the vehicle, Saint-Gobain's representatives at the booth will...

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Motors

Eaton's New HP30 Motors Enhance Overall Performance of SIMCO Drilling Rigs

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. ... Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today announced that SIMCO Drilling Equipment, Inc. of Osceola, Iowa, has selected Eaton's new Char-Lynn® HP30 Series motors for its SIMCO® 2800 HS (HT) drilling rigs, resulting in enhanced overall performance. The HP30 high-pressure disc valve motors power standard drillheads on the all-hydraulic,...

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Turbines

GE Technology to Boost Output of Poland's Next Utility-Scale Wind Projects

o GE 38 2.5-Megawatt Wind Turbines with 103-Meter Rotors to Power Four Polish Wind Projects o Supporting Poland's Renewable Energy Efforts o GE Opening Polish Service Center to Provide Local, Long-Term Support SALZBERGEN, GERMANY - GE (NYSE: GE) will supply 38 wind turbines for four wind projects in construction in Northern Poland. When operational, these projects, referred to collectively as...

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Engines

Briggs & Stratton Launches Industry-First Solution to Solve 'Missing Operator Manual' Problem

Introduction of serialized quick response code labels enables homeowners to find important engine information quickly and easily. MILWAUKEE -- Each year, when spring arrives, homeowners across America resume old, familiar rituals such as cleaning out the garage, picking up yard debris, and going to the local garden center to pick up a bag of weed & feed" for the lawn. Tuning up the lawnmower is...

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Bearings

Lazy Susan Bearing is designed for top-heavy loads.

6C7375 is custom turntable bearing designed for media storage towers, retail displays and other smooth turning applications. Top piece is standard 6 in. lazy susan bearing, while bottom is custom designed 9 in. diameter base, allowing for tall displays. Device is designed for media storage towers to hold DVD's, CD's and other top-heavy displays that need to spin freely.

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Siemens to Present Innovations for Greater Machine Tool Productivity
Controls and Controllers

Siemens to Present Innovations for Greater Machine Tool Productivity

CHICAGO - At this year's International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago, Siemens will introduce new solutions and services for machine tool manufacturers and end-users. Under the theme, "Productivity in Motion," the presentation will focus on turnkey solutions for the job shop, aerospace, automotive, mold/die and medical part manufacturing industries. For machine tool builders and...

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Bearings

Expanded One Way & Needle Bearing Series

The Boca Bearing Company is pleased to announce the release of new and expanded sizes for one way bearings, needle bearings and needle roller and cage type bearings. Needle & one way bearings are commonly used in paper feeders, currency counters, fishing reels, rocker arm pivots, pumps, compressors, and transmissions. For specific bearings sizes, types and inventory quantities please visit the...

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