Magnet Drive System meets NEMA Premium and EPAct standards.

Equipped with WISE insulation system, W Magnet Drive System(TM) incorporates W Magnet Drive inside motor, which is controlled by CFW11 variable frequency drive rated 380-480 V and 20-200 hp. Motor, rated at 460 V and 15-200 hp, is fitted with NdFeB magnets inserted inside rotor, instead of conventional aluminum alloy squirrel cages. CFW11 drive used with W Magnet Drive System uses vector control...

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Laser Beam Combiners meet laboratory and industrial needs.

Laser Beam Combiners meet laboratory and industrial needs.

Designed to combine or separate multiple laser beams between 375 and 785 nm at 45° angle of incidence, Dichroic Laser Beam Combiners feature greater than 98% reflection and 95% transmission. Polarization-insensitive products, available at 6 cut-off wavelengths, are constructed from low-autofluorescence substrates with dense, durable coatings and feature Hard Ion-Beam Sputtered Coating....

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Ground-Breaking for Eco-Friendly Power Plant Malzenice in Slovakia

In the presence of Lubomir Jahnatek, the Slovakian Minister of Economics, the ground-breaking ceremony was held today for the Malzenice combined cycle power plant in Slovakia. Malzenice is located in Trnava, a region with highly dynamic economic development. Siemens Energy is erecting the natural-gas-fired plant for E.ON as a turnkey project. The installed gross capacity of 430 megawatts (MW)...

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Electric Motor targets hybrid and electric vehicles.

Supplied with matched inverter/control system, Model HVH250 off-the-shelf electric motor/generator is based on High Voltage Hairpin technology, which optimizes motor performance and cooling effectiveness. Unit's torque and power density maximizes range in all-electric drive mode. HVH motor exceeds Department of Energy targets for electric motor power density.

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Stepper Motor Linear Actuator has integrated chopper drive.

Stepper Motor Linear Actuator has integrated chopper drive.

Available in size 17 single/double stack, MotoDrive(TM) PDE Captive Linear Actuator is offered with Haydon size 17 stepper motor and is suited for precision motion control applications. It offers output forces to 50 lb (single stack) and 78 lb (double stack), while captive configuration allows self-contained linear actuator unit with anti-rotation device guiding splined output shaft. Step...

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Micro Actuator targets in-vivo biomedical applications.

Micro Actuator targets in-vivo biomedical applications.

Fabricated using silicon-on-insulator micromachining, Ultra Low-Power Actuator combines ±50 -µm range with ±195 -µN force to position in-vivo brain electrodes. MEMS device operates at 11 V and consumes below 100 nW, making it suited for applications that require long battery life. Integrated with micro-needle in watertight encapsulation that does not hinder movement, package includes...

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Custom Specialty Motors are built to meet user requirements.

Custom Specialty Motors are built to meet user requirements.

Intended to serve motion market, Specialty Motors leverage dynamic brushless servo technology and precision mechanical components. Designs can address unique application requirements concerning form and function specific to medical, clean room, ultra-high vacuum, high/low temperature, and radioactive environments. Areas of use include traditional motion solutions in robotics, packaging, life...

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Cylindrical Roller Bearings withstand extreme conditions.

Cylindrical Roller Bearings withstand extreme conditions.

Suitable for rope wheels and pulleys, NNF Series is sealed on both sides to prevent dust and splash water from entering bearings. Double row full complement bearings are suitable for low to medium speeds and can take up axial forces and tilting moments in both directions. Lubrication holes in outer and inner ring enable re-lubrication through shaft and housing. For corrosion protection, bearings...

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Siemens and Airtricity Sign Contract for Major Onshore Wind Farm in Scotland

Erlangen, Germany, September 30, 2009 - Siemens and Airtricity, the renewable energy development division of Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE), signed a contract on the supply of wind turbines for a major onshore wind farm in Southern Scotland. The 2.3 megawatt machines will be used at the Clyde wind farm in South Lanarkshire 70 kilometers south of Glasgow which will have a total capacity of up...

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Cat® Expands Diesel and Natural Gas Power Range for Irrigation and Industrial Power Units Used in Pumping Applications

PEORIA, IL- Caterpillar Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of expanded power ranges tailored to agricultural, mining and industrial pumping applications. The power ranges cover a wide variety of diesel and natural gas engines. The Cat® diesel engine range includes the C2.2 through the C32 ACERT® and covers 43 to 950 bhp (32-709 bKw). The natural gas engine line includes the G3304 through...

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