Bearings

SKF Signed 20 Million Euros Contract with Finnish Wind Turbine Manufacturer

SKF has signed a contract with WinWinD, a Finnish manufacturer of wind turbines, worth 20 Million Euros. SKF will supply the main bearings for WinWinD's three-megawatt wind turbines and the contract is valid until the end of 2013. The contract includes the delivery of the main bearing Nautilus engineered by SKF to optimize turbine performance and reliability. Through its compact design it enables...

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Bearings

SKF Supports Solar Power Flight Around the World

SKF contributes to Solar Impulse, the first aircraft designed to fly day and night without fuel or pollution, demonstrating the immense potential of renewable energies. The Solar Impulse project aims to have an airplane take off and fly autonomously, around the world, propelled uniquely by solar energy. SKF joined the project as a Specialized Partner, contributing to the development of this...

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Electrical Power Generators

Electrabel's Amercoeur Power Station in Belgium Using GE Technology to Generate Cleaner, More Efficient Electricity

Upgrade of Unit 1 at Amercoeur Increases Output and Efficiency, Lowers Emissions BELFORT, FRANCE - May 10, 2010 - Electrabel, a Belgium-based energy corporation and a subsidiary of the GDF SUEZ Group, today inaugurated a new power plant at Amercoeur, a site where electricity has been generated for more than a century. An existing unit at the site has been upgraded with advanced technology...

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Brushless DC Gearmotor features high torque gearhead.
Motors

Brushless DC Gearmotor features high torque gearhead.

Electronically commutated type 34B, TENV, 1/5 hp (149 W) brushless DC motors with WX gear head series consists of 48 models with 12 available gear ratios ranging from 4:1 to 312:1, and rated output speeds from 8-658 rpm. WX gearheads feature AGMA 9 standard all-steel helical gear trains and synthetic lubricants. Series is offered with 130 and 24 Vdc windings and comes with or without accessory...

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Bearings

Idler-Roller Bearings feature maintenance-free design.

Featuring tapered roller or deep-groove ball bearings, SMITH-TRAX® Idler-Roller Bearings handle heavy radial and thrust loads. Maintenance-free units are lubed for life with seals to keep out sand, moisture, and other contamination. Metal expansion plug closes off back end of bearing and forms lubrication reservoir, making bearings suitable in applications where lubrication is difficult....

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Maintenance and Repair Services

Gas Turbine Efficiency's Automated Tuning System to be Featured in Energy Industry Conference

GTE will be attending the 7FA Users Groups Annual Conference and Exhibition to present on DLN and DLE Automatic Tuning Solutions ORLANDO, Florida - Gas Turbine Efficiency plc (AIM: GTE), a leader in energy and aviation products and services, will be attending the 7FA Users Groups Annual Conference to present its power generation products to gas turbine owners and technical staff-including...

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LARC Direct Drive Frameless Motors Kits!
Motors

LARC Direct Drive Frameless Motors Kits!

Applimotion's LARC Series available up to 1 meter in diameter. Driven by customer demand and new applications in large size with large scale through hole, Applimotion has expanded its offering to cover the need. Moving items at large diameters has always been a challenge when the mechanical structure cannot support a full size motor and the torque of a full size motor is not required. The LARC...

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Axles

Hendrickson Launches Additional STEERTEK Capacities on International's® ProStar®+, LoneStar® and TranStar® Truck Models

WOODRIDGE, Ill. - Hendrickson Truck Suspension Systems officials announce the innovative, weight saving STEERTEK front steer axle is now available at 13,000, 13,200, 14,000 and 14,600 pound ratings on International's ProStar®+, LoneStar® and TranStar® vehicle models. STEERTEK's unique fabricated design saves up to 47 pounds compared to traditional I-beam axles. Offering a...

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Motors

General Purpose Motors are NEMA Premium Efficiency certified.

Available from 1-250 hp, epoxy coated Elektrimax® Premium Efficiency general purpose motors resist rust and chipping, which prevents corrosion and wear. Units are IP55 sealing protected against water and dust. Vacuum pressure impregnation (VPI) helps keep electrical components cool and protected. VPI improves heat dissipation and protects against wire to wire vibration damage during...

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Linear Roller Guides offer line contact and optimized rigidity.
Guides

Linear Roller Guides offer line contact and optimized rigidity.

Suited for where heavy loads must be moved in confined spaces without loss of precision or rigidity, Tschudin and Heid linear roller cages and guides allows displacement of moving parts in axial direction via use of parallel shafts and sleeves; no radial movement is possible. Rollers offer line contact with guide, enabling low pre-load at assembly to be maintained. Rollers are arranged within...

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