New Slimline Spur Gear Differential Weighs 30% Less
Gears

New Slimline Spur Gear Differential Weighs 30% Less

Precision bearings and automotive engine components manufacturer The Schaeffler Group has developed a groundbreaking new slim design of spur gear differential for passenger cars, which is not only 30 per cent lighter than its predecessors, but will also create up to 70 per cent free axial space in the gearbox. Furthermore, the slim shape of the new differential enables the use of new bearing...

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Turbines

GE's 15,000th 1.5 Megawatt Wind Turbine Supports Training of Future Wind Technicians at Basin Electric's Crow Lake Wind Farm

Milestone Turbine to be Owned and Operated by Mitchell Technical Institute in South Dakota SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that its 15,000th 1.5 megawatt (MW) wind turbine has been installed at Basin Electric Power Cooperative's Crow Lake wind farm in South Dakota; one of 108 GE 1.5 MW turbines recently commissioned at the site. The turbine, which will be owned and operated by...

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Turbines

GE Signs Largest Wind Services Agreement in Europe to Date with Cobra Energia

10-Year Contract Selected to Support Reliable Wind Power for 178 Wind Turbines across Eight Sites MADRID - GE (NYSE: GE) has signed a 10-year contract with Spanish wind developer Cobra Energia to provide advanced services for 178 GE wind turbines installed at eight wind farms across Spain. The agreement is GE's largest wind energy services contract in Europe and reinforces the company's position...

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Worm Gears are offered in PEEK(TM) or Delrin®.
Gears

Worm Gears are offered in PEEK(TM) or Delrin®.

Manufactured with worms and wheels of same material, Peek(TM) GF30® and Delrin® POM gears are made to Quality Grade 8e25 DIN 3974 and available with different bore sizes, keyways, and tapped/pin holes. Worms and wheels, from 0.5-3.0 Mod as standard, are all available in 1, 2, 3 or 4 starts. Worms, worm shafts, and wheels are designed to be run together in Peek GF30® (light...

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Evaporators

Behr Returns as SAE World Congress Exhibitor in 2011

TROY, Mich. - Behr America will showcase its latest electric and hybrid-electric vehicle technology as well as a variety of engine-mounted components for downsized engines at this spring's SAE International World Congress scheduled for April 12-14 in Detroit. After a three-year absence, Behr will return to the SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) program with a 400-square-foot "island" display...

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Controls and Controllers

Holo-Krome Division of Fastenal Buys AFC-Holcroft Mesh Belt System

Holo-Krome division of Fastenal has placed an order for an AFC-Holcroft mesh belt system, with a capacity of 2000 lb/hr. The equipment will be used for neutral hardening and carburizing of cap screws and set screws of various sizes. AFC-Holcroft will supply a new hardening furnace equipped with a burner management system and AFC-Holcroft's BeltMaster(TM) control system for CQI-9 compliance. The...

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Starters

GE Oil & Gas Selected for $120M Trans Europa Naturgas Pipeline Upgrade

German Compression Stations Equipment Upgrade to Lowers Emissions and Boost Performance FLORENCE, Italy - GE Oil & Gas has been awarded a contract of more than $120 million ( Euros90 million) to overhaul nine gas turbines located at four compression stations along the Trans Europa Naturgas Pipeline (TENP), which runs across Germany from the Dutch to the Swiss border. GE Oil & Gas will convert the...

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Turbochargers

BorgWarner Boosts Performance of Downsized Diesel Engines

BorgWarner's Variable Turbine Geometry (VTG) Turbochargers Set New Benchmark in Lower CO2 Emissions for 1.6-Liter Diesel Engines AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - BorgWarner now supplies the latest generation of variable turbine geometry (VTG) turbochargers for the newly developed 1.6-liter four-cylinder common-rail diesel engines featured in the new MINI family. The downsized engine is available with a...

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Die Table Provided to Automobile Parts Supplier for Faster Exchange of Dies Utilizes Serapid Telescopic Push-Pull System
Handling Equipment

Die Table Provided to Automobile Parts Supplier for Faster Exchange of Dies Utilizes Serapid Telescopic Push-Pull System

SERAPID, Inc recently designed and built a Die Table for faster exchange of dies for an automobile parts supplier utilizing the RollBeam Telescopic Push-Pull actuator. The Die Table has a 12 ton capacity for dies measuring up to 54 inches by 120 inches. The dies travel at a speed of 10 feet per minute approximately 110 inches in and out of the press. A pair of engineered bolster extensions hinged...

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Electrical Power Generators

Tapping into India's Growing Natural Gas Supply, New Power Project to Feature GE Advanced Gas Turbine Technology

Sravanthi Energy's 450-Megawatt Project in Kashipur to Help Meet the Country's Growing Power Needs KASHIPUR, INDIA - Sravanthi Energy, an emerging private power developer in India, has selected GE's (NYSE: GE) flexible gas turbine technology to help meet the growing demand for cleaner, more efficient ways to address the country's rapidly expanding energy needs. A new power plant in the Northern...

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