Power Supplies

Amprion and Elia Award Siemens with HVDC Contract for ALEGrO Interconnector

Erlangen/Dortmund/Brussels, 2016-Nov-29 Contract volume €273 million including a five-year maintenance agreement Two converter stations at both ends of a 90 km underground cable with a capacity of 1000 MW ALEGrO creates value for society: security of power supply, renewable energy and European market integration Amprion and Elia have signed yesterday with the winning contractor Siemens who will...

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Siemens is Supplying Nine Gas Turbines to Argentina
Turbines

Siemens is Supplying Nine Gas Turbines to Argentina

• Orders for seven SGT-800 and two Industrial Trent 60 gas turbines • 300th SGT-800 sold Siemens has received orders from Argentina for a total of seven SGT-800 industrial gas turbines and two Industrial Trent 60 gas turbines. This order marks the 300th SGT-800 machine that the company has sold worldwide. The turbines will provide a combined electrical capacity of approximately 500 megawatts...

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Certified quality for offshore applications - ROBA®-DS shaft couplings tested by DNV GL
Shaft Couplings

Certified quality for offshore applications - ROBA®-DS shaft couplings tested by DNV GL

The compact and high performance ROBA®-DS disk pack couplings by mayr® power transmission have been certified by DNV GL. They ensure maximum possible operational and functional safety for users on the high seas. Whether in the drives of ship propellers, mobile platforms such as drilling platforms for oil and gas extraction, or also in tidal power plants - the areas of application for disk pack...

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GKN Expands Electric All-Wheel Drive Program with German OEM
Axles

GKN Expands Electric All-Wheel Drive Program with German OEM

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 28, 2016 - GKN Driveline has continued its global electric axle (eAxle) drive partnership with the BMW Group, supplying eAxle technology for a plug-in hybrid version of the BMW X1 for the Chinese market. The system is part of the same scalable family of eAxles used in the plug-in hybrid BMW 2 Series Active Tourer 225xe. GKN Driveline Chief Executive Officer Phil Swash...

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Through Shaft Sensor Offers Position Accuracy in Harsh Conditions
Shafts

Through Shaft Sensor Offers Position Accuracy in Harsh Conditions

Brighton, MI – Piher Sensors & Controls’ hollow shaft PST-360 Contactless Hall-effect Magnetic Sensor was designed as a reliable solution for maintaining accurate pedal or brake position in steer by wire applications. For on-road and off-road vehicles, this is particularly important as these vehicles demand accuracy even in the face of extremely harsh conditions. The sensor’s through-shaft...

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SWM24 Stepper Motors feature torque ripple smoothing.
Motors

SWM24 Stepper Motors feature torque ripple smoothing.

Featuring Modbus/RTU for easy communication with PLC or HMI, IP65 rated SWM24 Stepper Motors offers RS-232, Ethernet and EtherNet/IP Communication options. With built-in incremental encode, motor offers command control modes for Step direction, velocity and streaming. Fusing high torque NEMA 24 frames step motor with sophisticated, 6.0 A/phase (peak-of-sine) step motor drive into single dustproof...

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Standard Motor Products Releases 269 New Parts for Standard® and Intermotor®
Switches

Standard Motor Products Releases 269 New Parts for Standard® and Intermotor®

NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2016 - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 269 new part numbers to its Standard® and Intermotor® lines. The release expands coverage through the 2016 model year with more than 172 million additional VIO. SMP continues to expand its line of variable valve timing (VVT) components by introducing 56 VVT solenoids and 6 VVT sprockets. In total, SMP's...

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LAH13-11-000A Voice Coil Actuator prevents unwanted shaft rotation.
Actuators

LAH13-11-000A Voice Coil Actuator prevents unwanted shaft rotation.

Preventing unwanted shaft rotation, LAH13-11-000A Voice Coil Actuator delivers peak force of 11.9 N and continuous stall force of 0.7 N. Measuring 36.00 mm x 30.00 mm, device weighs 0.22 lb. Eliminating friction and side-loads at non-vertical angle, unit removes unwanted particulate accumulation caused from bearing/bushing shedding. Returning magnet to mid-stroke when re-energized, Actuator is...

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Drive Nut Runs on Threadless Shaft - Eliminates Risk of Jamming, Enhances Clean Operation
Nuts

Drive Nut Runs on Threadless Shaft - Eliminates Risk of Jamming, Enhances Clean Operation

November 2016, Aston PA - Amacoil-Uhing Model RS drive nuts provide smooth backlash-free linear motion in machine design. Unlike a screw, the RS drive nut runs on a smooth shaft. This eliminates the potential for debris to become trapped in threads which could then clog or jam. If material does fall onto the shaft, it is easily removed by wiping the shaft with a clean cloth. Should an object...

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DC022C DC Series Motor features neodymium stator.
Motors

DC022C DC Series Motor features neodymium stator.

Available in 22-mm diameter in three lengths, DC022C DC Series Motor delivers 0.0056 to 0.141 Nm output torque. Designed with 2-pole stator with neodymium magnets, 5-slot skewed rotor and sintered bronze bearings, unit is suitable for lab automation, medical devices, communications equipment. Constituting ball bearings, copper graphite brushes and RFI suppression, motor features speeds up to...

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