Actuators

Telescopic Linear Actuator has non-magnetic design.

Made of 2 reinforced plastic belts that interlock together to form rigid telescopic column, RigiBelt is totally mechanical and can provide horizontal or vertical motion. RigiBelt SD (Standard Drive) is self-contained, off-the-shelf actuator driven by 24 Vdc motor. Supporting capacities from 10 N to 85 daN and speeds from 25-50 mm/sec, actuator weighs 2 kg and is suited for use in medical,...

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DC Gearmotor develops 310 lb-in. torque at 13 rpm.
Motors

DC Gearmotor develops 310 lb-in. torque at 13 rpm.

Accepting any 36 Vdc power source, including battery power, Model MMP-TM55-36VGP52-308 measures 2.14 in. dia x 7.75 in. long and has keyed output shaft of 12 mm dia x 25 mm long. Output of this reversible gearmotor is rated for 308 lb-in. continuous torque at 13 rpm and 443 lb-in. peak. Requiring 2.1 A @ 36 Vdc to generate full load torque, 4 lb gearmotor helps extend battery life and produces...

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AutomationDirect Adds More NEMA Premium Efficiency Motors
Motors

AutomationDirect Adds More NEMA Premium Efficiency Motors

AutomationDirect now offers 1 to 10 HP Marathon NEMA premium efficiency XRI® inverter duty motors. These TEFC motors meet or exceed NEMA Premium efficiencies for optimized motor system efficiency, reduced electrical power consumption and improved system reliability. When used on high cycle or long run time applications, NEMA Premium efficiency motors offer substantial energy savings. These...

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Actuators

Electric Screw Actuators from Tolomatic Improve Accuracy and Productivity of Thiele Modular Bagging System

Thiele Technologies, a leader in packaging technology and equipment, recently faced the problem of how to compensate for inconsistent bag dimensions on its popular modular bag filling and sealing system. They found their solution in four custom electric screw linear actuators (http://www.tolomatic.com/products/product_detail.cfm?tree_id=5) from Tolomatic (http://www.tolomatic.com/), Hamel, Minn.,...

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Compensators

ABB Helps Keep Power Flowing in Southern Alberta

Calgary, Alberta, Canada, March 19, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, announced today that it has been awarded an important contract in Langdon near Calgary by AltaLink, L.P., Alberta's largest electrical transmission provider. The contract calls for ABB to initially replace certain components at risk of failure within AltaLink's current Static Var Compensator...

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Misumi Announces Greatly Expanded Line of Precision Linear Shaft Designs
Shafts

Misumi Announces Greatly Expanded Line of Precision Linear Shaft Designs

Newly expanded product line provides machine builders and factory automation system designers with an exceptionally wide array of linear shaft design options March 10, 2009 (Schaumburg, IL) Misumi USA, Inc., a subsidiary of Misumi Corporation, part of Misumi Group, Inc. (TOYKO: 9962) announces that it has significantly expanded its line of Precision Linear Shafts, components frequently utilized...

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Siemens Powers Paper Mill in Thailand
Turbines

Siemens Powers Paper Mill in Thailand

Erlangen, Germany, March 16, 2009 Siemens Energy has successfully commissioned an SST-300 industrial steam turbine at a paper mill operated by Phoenix Pulp & Paper PCL in Thailand. The mill is owned by SCG Paper. The steam turbine produces electrical energy to operate the machines and thermal energy for the drying processes employed in paper production. As fuel the paper mill uses mostly biomass...

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Russian Oil and Gas Sites Use GE's Jenbacher Engines to Reduce Flaring of Waste Gas, Site Emissions
Engines

Russian Oil and Gas Sites Use GE's Jenbacher Engines to Reduce Flaring of Waste Gas, Site Emissions

Special Engine Design Helps Russian Producers Comply with New Anti-Flare Gas Legislation JENBACH, Austria--11 March 2009-- GE Energy is supplying 12 of its Jenbacher gas engines to support Russian oil and gas producer Monolit LLC's project to reduce emissions by utilizing previously wasted gas at a Western Siberian production facility. At the facility, the waste gas-or Associated Petroleum Gas...

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Electrical Power Generators

Siemens to Build Combined Cycle Power Plant in Belgium

Erlangen, Germany, March 12, 2009 Order worth approximately EUR320 million Siemens Energy has secured an order for turnkey construction of a combined cycle power plant in Tessenderlo, Belgium. Purchaser is the independent power producer T-Power N.V., in which International Power plc, Siemens Project Ventures GmbH and Tessenderlo N.V. each hold a 33 percent stake. The order volume including a long...

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Transmitters

ABB Wins Power Orders to Help Improve Energy Efficiency for Steel Plants in the Persian Gulf Region

SVC Light® FACTS systems to help stabilize metallurgical processes and maintain power quality Zurich, Switzerland, March 3, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has received orders of around $16 million to install flexible AC transmission systems (FACTS) for two steel plants in the Persian Gulf Region. The installations in Kuwait and UAE and are expected to be...

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