Engines

BRP Expands Its Boat Builder Portfolio

--Â-  Hewescraft to rig with Evinrude E-TEC engines STURTEVANT, WI - BRP's Evinrude E-TEC engines will now be offered by the aluminum-hull boat manufacturer Hewescraft. Owners of a 16- to 26-foot (4.8- to 7.9-metre) Hewescraft heavy-gauge, all-welded aluminum fishing boat can now experience the unrivaled performance and bold, breakthrough design of the Evinrude E-TEC G2 engine. We strive...

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Voice Coil Actuator includes built-in position sensor.
Actuators

Voice Coil Actuator includes built-in position sensor.

Measuring 5.4 in. long with 0.75 in. diameter over main body and 1.3 in. diameter over lead wire exit end, Model LAS13-54-001Z features integral position sensor and moving magnet design that accommodates many applications.Â- Linear housed device provides 0.5 in. stroke, peak force of 6.0 lb, and 0.00079 in. of resolution. Offering direct-drive, zero backlash, and cog-free operation, VCA is...

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Bearings

Hub Bearing reduces preload range in automotive applications.

Suited for use in cars and vans, third generation hub bearing unit (HBU3) offers preload range that reduces friction and associated CO2 emissions while promoting fuel efficiency. Design incorporates flange for wheel and brake attachment andÂ- second flange for suspension attachment. Torque is transmitted to ring via included spline for driven wheel applications, and units for vehicles with...

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Laser Shaft Alignment System offers touchscreen navigation.
Optics Alignment Systems

Laser Shaft Alignment System offers touchscreen navigation.

Developed for use in industrial applications utilizing rotating machines, Model TKSA 41 helps identify and correct shaft misalignment to maximize equipment uptime. Free measurement feature allows alignment measurements to start at any angle and finish with total angular sweep of only 90°. Live view supports intuitive measurements and facilitates horizontal and vertical alignment...

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Engines

Honeywell Turbo Development Helps Scuderia Ferrari to Generate More Power in Formula One

More efficient Honeywell turbo applies Aerospace expertise to automotive application ROLLE, Switzerland - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Turbo Technologies has worked with Scuderia Ferrari to develop one of the most efficient turbocharger applications in Honeywell's history, leading to greater power for the 2015 Formula One season. The greater engine power is driven by more efficient use of air flow...

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Electrical Power Generators

Siemens Again Successful with H-Class Power Plant Technology in Turkey

• Power plant components for the 1200 MW Hamitabat CCPP • Siemens leading with H-Class technology in Turkey Siemens is supplying two SGT5-8000H gas turbines, along with steam turbines and generators to Turkey. These components are to be installed in two single shaft units in Hamitabat Combined Cycle Power plant (CCPP). They will have an installed power generating capacity of 1200 megawatts...

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Controls and Controllers

Siemens to Provide Long-term Service at Brooklyn Navy Yard Cogeneration Plant

Siemens has been awarded a long-term service agreement for the Brooklyn Navy Yard Cogeneration Power Plant in New York City. Brooklyn Navy Yard Cogeneration Partners, LP, awarded Siemens the agreement, which provides years of parts and services for two SGT6-2000E gas turbines (GTs) over a 12-year term, and features Siemens GT performance enhancement solutions including Si3D turbine blade...

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Turbines

Siemens Installs Prototype of Its 7-megawatt Offshore Wind Turbine

Siemens installs prototype of its 7-megawatt offshore wind turbine • Upgraded wind turbine can produce electricity for up to 7,000 households • Built on Siemens' large direct drive platform with 10% more energy • Utilizes proven technology and the supply chain of its predecessor • Field tests with upgraded generator and enhanced electrical system Only a few months after its sales...

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Electric Spring Applied Brake is suited for robotic arms.
Brakes

Electric Spring Applied Brake is suited for robotic arms.

Able to reduce cantilevered load on robotic arms, 6,000 rpm max-rated BXR-LE offers static friction torque range from 0.236–0.973 lb-ft and operating over -4 to 140°F ambient range. Size and weight promote machine design efficiency. With accompanying voltage controller, power consumption is stepped down to 7 Vdc after split second of 24 Vdc for brake actuation. Additional features...

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Turbines

Construction of H-class CCPP Dusseldorf Power Plant Proceeding According to Plan

• Construction of DÃ-¼sseldorf power plant on schedule • Showcase project in terms of occupational health and safety The Siemens H-class gas turbine has achieved first firing according to plan at the combined cycle power plant on the Lausward, the traditional power supply site for Düsseldorf. This marks a further milestone in the construction of this plant, which is scheduled to...

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