New EZ Limo Motorized Linear & Rotary Actuators from Oriental Motor
Actuators

New EZ Limo Motorized Linear & Rotary Actuators from Oriental Motor

Torrance, CA - ORIENTAL MOTOR USA CORP - Oriental Motor USA is introducing four new motorized linear actuators to their already broad lineup of linear and rotary actuators. The four new motorized linear actuators are designed for greater ease of use and higher performance in positioning applications. Each of the four new packages (SPV, EZCII, EZA and PWAII) was designed to not only accommodate a...

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Polyurethane, 1 mm Pitch Timing Belts serve miniature applications.
Belts

Polyurethane, 1 mm Pitch Timing Belts serve miniature applications.

Offered with Kevlar® cord reinforcement, A6B18M... Series comes in 22 different groove sizes from 94-559 mm, while A6G18M... Series, with fiberglass cord reinforcement, comes in pitch lengths from 142-705 mm. Belts are offered as standard in 3 and 6 mm widths, but special widths can be cut from sleeves. Respective breaking points for Kevlar® and fiberglass belts, both double span, are 300...

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Modules

Mitsubishi Electric to Expand Power Device Production Capacity

Tokyo, July 15, 2010 - Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today it plans to invest 6.5 billion yen to expand its wafer production capacity for power devices by approximately 2.5 times that of the previous fiscal year. The expansion, to be conducted in several stages, will be completed by April 2011. The company will also invest 3.5 billion yen to increase its assembly and...

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Controls and Controllers

Siemens to Build Ecofriendly Gas Turbine Power Plant in Nigeria

Siemens Energy has received an order from Nigeria for construction of the Geregu II gas turbine power plant in Ajaokuta, located approximately 200 kilometers south of the capital Abuja. Customer is the Nigerian utility Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC). The gas-fired power plant is scheduled to start commercial operation in late 2012. The order volume is approximately EUR230 million....

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Tube Roller Bearing prevents slippage in wind turbine gearboxes.
Bearings

Tube Roller Bearing prevents slippage in wind turbine gearboxes.

Incorporating 3 cylindrical rollers, FAG Tube Roller Bearing rotates without slippage under all conditions with no affect on load rating or rating life. Hollow rollers are supported by support roller in inner bore. At higher loads, bore of cylindrical rollers ensures sufficient deflection of larger rollers so they are not overloaded. Together, tube roller and support roller provide fatigue...

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Aluminum Shafting provides lightweight linear motion solution.
Shafts

Aluminum Shafting provides lightweight linear motion solution.

Available in sizes from 0.25-1.0 in. and lengths up to 120 in., Ultra Light Aluminum LinearRace® Shafting is constructed of 6061-T6 aluminum with HRC 70 hard anodized finish. Non-magnetic, corrosion-resistant material is suited for medical imaging applications and washdown and submerged environments. It can be combined with FluoroNyliner® Bushing bearings, to withstand heavy loads, as...

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Controls and Controllers

Siemens to Build Combined Cycle Power Plant in the Netherlands

Erlangen, Germany, August 30, 2010 - Siemens Energy has received an order from the Netherlands for turnkey construction of a combined cycle power plant. Purchaser of the 435-megawatt (MW) plant Diemen 34 in the vicinity of Amsterdam is the Dutch utility Nuon, a subsidiary of Vattenfall A.B. Siemens will also handle plant maintenance. With an efficiency level as high as approximately 59 percent,...

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Brakes

Wabtec's MotivePower Unit Signs Contract with MBTA for New Passenger Locomotives

WILMERDING, Pa. - MotivePower, a unit of Wabtec Corporation (NYSE:WAB), has signed a contract with the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) to supply 20 next-generation HSP46 passenger locomotives to be delivered in 2012-2013. The order is valued at $114.63 million including training, manuals and spare parts. The EPA Tier 3-compliant locomotives will be manufactured in Boise, Idaho...

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Engines

China Yuchai International's Hybrid Engines Acclaimed as China's Leading Models

SINGAPORE -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE:CYD) ( China Yuchai" or the "Company"), announced today that at a recent appraisal meeting organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology in Guangxi Province, experts concluded that its main operating subsidiary - Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited's "commercial vehicle hybrid diesel engine," (YCHPT) has achieved the highest...

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Motors

Linear Shaft Motor is offered with parallel option.

Linear Shaft Motor offers parallel option to simplify cable management and routing when using multiple motors with one encoder and one servo drive. This option is particularly suited for use in high-precision, high-force, and Cartesian gantry robot systems. When used in parallel system, this option provides motors with mirrored cable exit locations that are identical to standard motor.

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