Engines

Mexico's Largest Steel Galvanizing Plant Achieves Power Independence, Realizes $6 Million in Savings Using GE's Gas Engine Technology

Galvanized Steel Produced Shipped to Automotive Industry in North and South America JENBACH, AUSTRIA - Mexico's largest steel galvanizing plant, owned by POSCO-Mexico, will save $6 million per year in electrical power costs and achieve power independence by using GE's (NYSE: GE) Jenbacher technology. The new nine-megawatt power generation project will use natural gas to produce POSCO-Mexico's...

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Linear Programmable Actuator provides 20 in. stroke length.
Actuators

Linear Programmable Actuator provides 20 in. stroke length.

Programmable via graphical user interface, IDEA(TM) External Linear Actuator System integrates electronic drive and fully programmable control unit with linear actuator. RoHS-compliant unit features single supply voltage of 12-48 Vdc, 2.6 Arms max rated current per phase, and 8 opto-isolated general purpose I/O. Inputs are rated for 5-24 Vdc, 4 mA max, while open collector outputs are rated 5-24...

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Cylindrical Roller Bearings feature sheet steel cage.
Bearings

Cylindrical Roller Bearings feature sheet steel cage.

Designed for wind turbine gearboxes, FAG Cylindrical Roller Bearings feature self-retaining cage that facilitates mounting since rolling elements are retained even when ring is removed. Comprising 2 cage rings lying one inside the other and joined together, cage minimizes friction and provides sufficient space for additional roller element in bearing. Geometrical shape of cage pockets optimizes...

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Axles

Single-Drive, Medium-Duty Axles boost truck/bus productivity.

Spicer® G140 series axles perform in vehicles with drivetrain ratings up to 860 lb-ft of torque and up to 300 hp. Single-reduction axles are designed to support Gross Combination Weight Ratings (GVWR) up to 20 tons and typical Gross Vehicle Weight Ratings (GVWR) up to 14 tons. Maximum GCWR of 22.5 tons is available and axles suit straight truck chassis up to 15 tons GVWR. Options include...

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Shafts

Single-Piece Driveshaft lightens load of commercial trucks.

Designed for heavy-duty commercial trucks using 7.5-10 ft, 2-piece, steel driveshafts, Spicer® Diamond(TM) Series combines steel end fittings with single-piece, aluminum tube. It weighs less than all-steel, 2-section driveshaft and incorporates Spicer Life Series® and Spicer® Compact(TM) Series universal-joint designs. Resistant to corrosion, driveshaft exhibits reduced noise,...

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Axles

Banjo-Style Beam Axle serves high-torque vehicle applications.

Developed for use in light commercial vehicles with Gross Vehicle Weight Ratings (GVWR) of 3.5-6 tons, Spicer® AdvanTEK® Model 250 is composed of upper and lower durable steel pressings welded together to form beam assembly. It serves as alternative to Salisbury designs, increasing efficiency and fuel economy via use of reduced hypoid gear offsets and integrated bearing technology....

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Brakes

TRW's Electric Park Brake Technology Brings Distinct Advantages to North American Market

LIVONIA, Mich., Sept. 29 -- TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW), the global leader in active and passive safety, is seeing increased interest in its industry-leading Electric Park Brake (EPB) technology in the North American market. The EPB system functions as a conventional hydraulic brake for standard service brake applications, and as an electric brake for parking and emergency braking....

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Electrical Power Generators

Siemens Receives Notice to Proceed for Two SGT6-PAC 5000F Gas Turbines in Canada

Siemens Energy has been given full notice to proceed (NTP) from York Energy Centre LP for the supply of two highly efficient SGT6-PAC 5000F gas turbine-generators and supporting gas turbine auxiliaries for the York Energy Centre power plant located in the Township of King, Ontario (approximately five kilometers north of Toronto). The 400-MW, natural gas-fired plant will supply highly efficient...

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Ondrives Commercial Worms & Wheels
Gears

Ondrives Commercial Worms & Wheels

A standard, commercial range of worms and wheels is one of the latest developments available from power transmission experts, Ondrives Ltd This range has been developed to include both bored and shaft worms and plain and bossed wheels. Steel and case hardened steel worms are standard with phosphor bronze PB2 wheels the norm, delrin versions are also stock. All are made to Quality Grade 9 DIN 3974...

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Brakes

High-Torque Electric Brake suits heavy industry equipment.

Fitting into drive system of any heavy industry equipment, Series 7EC Electric Caliper brake features torque capacity of 500-5,000 lb-ft and speed up to 10,000 sfpm. Spring-set/electrically-released brake is used for dynamic stopping, E-stop, and/or holding-only applications, and can be mounted directly to drive shaft, bolted to coupling hub, or directly to large motors. Electrical operation...

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