Turbines

Nigeria to Increase Its Supply of Reliable Energy with GE Gas Turbine Technology

Omotosho Phase 2 to Use Flexible GE Gas Turbine Technology to Alleviate Power Shortages ABUJA, Nigeria-- Expanding its energy infrastructure, Nigeria will add four GE (NYSE: GE) gas turbines for the Omotosho Phase 2 Power Plant, located in Ondo State, southwestern Nigeria. By increasing the country's supply of efficient, reliable energy, the project will assist Nigeria in delivering on the...

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Precision Planetary Gearheads have high-torque design.
Gearheads and Gearboxes

Precision Planetary Gearheads have high-torque design.

Comprising 36 gearheads, S9160AMRTX... and S9190AMRTX...Series are both offered in standard NEMA sizes 60 and 90 and feature single, double, and triple gear stage configurations with respective minimum efficiencies of 95%, 90%, and 85%. Each size is offered in gear ratios from 4:1 to 700:1 and has max input speed of 6,500 rpm. Regarding construction materials, housings are of stainless steel,...

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Roll Alignment Kit provides 0.001 in. accuracy.
Aligners

Roll Alignment Kit provides 0.001 in. accuracy.

Designed to facilitate alignment of rollers, idlers, take-up reels, shafts, and web handling systems, Microgage Roll Alignment Kit provides precise measurements of roll position and orientation on production lines of all sizes. Laser transmitter projects straight, visible reference line that can be directed into production line, while digital receiver reads roll's position relative to centerline...

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Exlar GSX and GSM Linear Actuators Now Available with Class I, Division 2 Certification for Use in Hazardous Locations
Actuators

Exlar GSX and GSM Linear Actuators Now Available with Class I, Division 2 Certification for Use in Hazardous Locations

Chanhassen, MN-Exlar's GSX and GSM linear actuators now offer Class I, Division 2 Certification, expanding the company's actuator line for operation in hazardous environments. With this new option, the GSX and GSM actuators offer the same reliable product performance of the standard offerings, including a roller screw mechanism for efficiently converting electric motor power into linear motion....

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Engines

Aerojet's Engine Powers Delta II Second Stage for the COSMO-SkyMed Constellation

SACRAMENTO, Calif.- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced that its engine helped propel Friday night's launch of the Delta II launch vehicle from Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) in Calif. This is the fourth launch, completing the COSMO-SkyMed constellation. The overall objective of the COSMO-SkyMed program is global Earth observation, particularly in the Mediterranean area. Some...

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Engines

Aerojet's AJ26 Flight Engine Successfully Hot-Fire Tested for Orbital's Taurus II Space Launch Vehicle

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced that its AJ26 engine was hot-fire tested today at NASA's Stennis Space Center in Mississippi. In support of the Taurus® II launch vehicle program, Orbital Sciences Corporation (Orbital), Aerojet and NASA conducted this first of three hot-fire engine tests to be performed throughout the next several weeks. Aerojet's AJ26...

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Sprocket Chains can accommodate diverse application needs.
Chains

Sprocket Chains can accommodate diverse application needs.

Manufactured to DIN standard 8187:ISO606, sprocket chains come in Simplex (single) versions as standard or Duplex (double) and Triplex (triple) versions as options. Parts are available in 1 m lengths as standard, with others available upon request. Various connectors are available to accompany chain series and can be either straight or offset links depending on application requirements. Steel or...

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Casings

Cosworth Group Wins Eight Year Partnership Deal with AEC

Aero Engine Controls Selects Engineering Specialist to Deliver Multi-Million Pound Contract LONDON, November 18, 2010 - Cosworth Group has won an eight-year, multi-million pound contract with aerospace engine control leader, Aero Engine Controls, a Rolls-Royce plc and Goodrich Corporation joint venture. Cosworth Group will produce components for the engine control system of the Rolls-Royce Trent...

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Gears

Belt Drives Succeed with Right-angle Gearbox 40% Space Savings with Alpha LPBK+ Right-angle Gearbox

WITTENSTEIN breaks new ground with the alpha LPBK+ right-angle gear specifically suited for low-cost belt drive applications. This gearbox offers up to 40% space envelope savings as compared to conventional drive technology for linear applications. Perfectly positioned to add value to the robust alpha gearbox portfolio, the alpha LPBK+ combines the flexible design of the inline alpha LPB+ with...

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Motors

New Scale Awarded U.S. Patent for UTAF Piezoelectric Motor Being Commercialized in Next-Generation Smart Phone Cameras

New ultrasonic motor enables Ultra-Thin Auto Focus" cameras: smaller, faster devices that offer better image and video quality while using less power Victor, NY - New Scale Technologies, Inc. has received its fifth U.S. patent for miniature piezoelectric motor technology. Trade-named the UTAF motor (for Ultra-Thin Auto Focus, its target application), the tiny new device integrates all ultrasonic...

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