Electrical Power Generators

Southern California Adds Nearly 450 MW of Peak Power to Keep Lights on and Cut Dependence on Imported Electricity

ORLANDO, FLA. - December 2, 2008 :- Responding to California's growing peak energy demands, GE Energy will provide its high-efficiency, low-emission LM6000 aeroderivative gas turbines for four projects. These turbines will play a critical role in helping the region keep pace with increasing power demand. California, the nation's most populous state, has a total energy demand second only to Texas,...

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Electrical Power Generators

Global Wind Industry Milestone: GE Energy Ships its 10,000th 1.5-Megawatt Wind Turbine

Technology Continues to Evolve for the Industry Workhorse ORLANDO, Fla.--17 November 2008-- GE Energy today announced the shipment of its 10,000th 1.5-megawatt wind turbine, a global wind industry milestone. Over the past decade, GE's 1.5-megawatt machines have been installed in 19 countries and have accumulated more than 130 million operating hours, producing more than 78,000 gigawatt-hours of...

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Motors

Hitachi Awarded Order from Eaton Corporation for Commercial Vehicle Hybrid System

Tokyo, October 20, 2008 - Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT/ TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Vehicle Energy, Ltd., which manufactures lithium-ion batteries for hybrid electric vehicles (HEV) and other uses, today announced that they have been awarded an order from U.S.-based Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) to supply motors, inverters, lithium-ion batteries and other components for Eaton's hybrid power systems to be...

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Conveyors Buying Guide
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Conveyors Buying Guide

We've all seen conveyors, whether in airports or in large warehouses. Whatever the use, products need to get from point A to point B with minimal human intervention. Learn about the different types of conveyors in this buying guide.

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Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Bearings meet specifications for hydropower applications.

HPM(TM) and HPF(TM) fiber-reinforced, plastic composite bearings meet US Army Corps of Engineers' specifications for self-lubricating bearings for wicket gate applications in hydropower turbines. When subjected to accelerated wear testing under dry, wet, and low-speed, edge-loaded oscillating conditions simulating those encountered in actual hydropower turbines, bearings showed acceptable...

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Actuators

Come See PBC Linear at Assembly Tech West 2009

Exhibiting new technologies at the Anaheim Convention Center Rockford, IL - January 26, 2009 PBC Linear will be exhibiting their latest and greatest products for the upcoming Assembly Tech West show at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA! From February 10-12, 2009, PBC Linear will be featuring products such as their time-tested Simplicity® technology all the way up to the newly...

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Starters

CleanStart(TM)

Overview: a hydraulic stop & start system for larger engines used on urban vehicles. The heart of CleanStart(TM) is a hydraulic motor starter that is mounted directly on the crankshaft of the combustion engine. The engine can be turned off while boarding and unboarding passengers, in traffic jams as well as stopping at street lights, thus saving fuel and eliminating pollution. Using energy...

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Motors

Poclain Hydraulics AddiDrive(TM) Assist

Overview: an additional hydrostatic transmission offering trucks and convoys better mobility in difficult driving conditions such as: mud, snow, sand, etc. This hydraulic aid, installed on the front or rear axles is an ecological alternative to full-time all-wheel drive, engaging on-demand only when needed for higher torque and improved traction control. Providing dramatically reduced weight and...

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Motors

AddiDrive(TM) CreepDrive

Overview: an hybrid mechanical/hydraulic transmission dedicated to vehicles driving at normal highway speeds while working at slow speeds between 0 and 10 km/h. In transport mode, the mechanical transmission operates as usual. In creep mode," the mechanical transmission is de-clutched and the hydraulic transmission is engaged, providing smooth and perfectly controllable ground speeds. Without...

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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience
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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience

Quality Sheet Metal specializes in delivering precision, value, and customer service. With a client base that spans many diverse industries and a reputation for excellence that goes back over four decades, our clients know that we can provide the optimal combination of value and flexibility regardless of the challenge. See our video to learn what we can do for you. Through investments in state-of-the-art design, manufacturing, and quality control systems, Quality Sheet Metal remains focused on maintaining a high standard of quality, customer service, and competitive pricing. With an emphasis on customer satisfaction, Quality Sheet Metal is dedicated to establishing long-term partnerships, similar to the ones they currently have with their valued clients. If you’re looking for a new partner with extensive capabilities in sheet metal fabricating and finishing, look no further.

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