Power Transmission Equipment

Power Transmission Equipment

PacifiCorp Awards Contract to Construct Second Energy Gateway Transmission Expansion Project

100 mile high-voltage line from Mona to Oquirrh will benefit utility's customers and regional system SALT LAKE CITY -- PacifiCorp today announced it has awarded a multi-year contract to build its Mona-Oquirrh transmission line in Utah, a key section of PacifiCorp's regional investment program to meet the current and projected needs of its electric customers. The contract has been awarded to EC...

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Ondrives AT Pulleys & Belts
Belt Pulleys

Ondrives AT Pulleys & Belts

A synchronous high torque range of timing pulleys and belts is one of the latest ranges to be added to their already extensive power transmission and gear products selection by Ondrives Ltd. These pulleys and belts start at 5mm pitch as standard and increase to 10mm. Belt widths start at 10mm and increase to 50mm. The pulleys are aluminium with zinc plated steel flanges but other materials are...

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Transmissions

Fallbrook Technologies' NuVinci® Delta Series Drive Test Demonstrates Potential for Annual Fuel Savings of up to $1,500 for Bus AC Unit

Patented continuously variable planetary (CVP) transmission coupled with a 210cc air conditioning compressor replaced a 330cc unit in Chengdu bus; results to be showcased at COMVEC SAN DIEGO, Oct. 5 -- Fallbrook Technologies Inc. (Fallbrook), a company dedicated to improving the performance and flexibility of transmissions for engine and human-powered devices, today announced that recent field...

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Transmissions

Fallbrook Technologies Inc. to Enter Automotive Market with NuVinci® Delta Series

Accessory drives, drivetrains first in industry to increase both fuel economy, vehicle performance SAN DIEGO - Fallbrook Technologies Inc. (Fallbrook), a company dedicated to improving the performance and flexibility of transmissions for engine and human-powered devices, officially enters the transportation market with its NuVinci Delta Series(TM) offering. Its line of accessory drives and...

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New Fully Variable Hydraulic Valve Control System Cuts CO2 Emissions by up to 25 Per Cent
Miscellaneous Controls

New Fully Variable Hydraulic Valve Control System Cuts CO2 Emissions by up to 25 Per Cent

A collaborative development between the Schaeffler Group and Fiat Powertrain has resulted in a groundbreaking new engine system, the world's first fully variable hydraulic valve control system. A groundbreaking system for automotive power transmission systems has been launched, which reduces vehicle fuel consumption and cuts CO2 emissions by up to 25 per cent. UniAir, a joint development between...

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ABB Celebrates Landmark Power Technology
Installation Services

ABB Celebrates Landmark Power Technology

HVDC Light, the technology that made remote offshore wind farms possible, turns 10 today Raleigh, North Carolina, November 19, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today celebrates the 10th anniversary of the world's first commercial HVDC Light installation, a technological innovation that has opened up new possibilities in power transmission. ABB pioneered high-voltage...

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New Yoke Sizes Meet Industry Demand
Wood Beams

New Yoke Sizes Meet Industry Demand

Omaha, NE - Recognizing the need for an increased variety of yoke sizes within numerous industries, G&G Manufacturing has expanded its product line. For example, 12 new sizes have been added to the Square Bore Yoke, six to the Shear Pin Yoke, and five to the Slip Sleeve Yoke. Sales Manager Lowell Eipperle said, Our customers are one of the most accurate barometers available when it comes to...

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Transmissions

Fallbrook Technologies Inc. and Hydro-Gear Sign Manufacturing License Agreement

Building a new infinitely-variable application of Fallbrook's NuVinci® technology for use in lawn and garden equipment (San Diego, Calif., August 31, 2009) - Fallbrook Technologies Inc. (Fallbrook), a pioneering technology company dedicated to improving the performance and flexibility of transmissions for engine- and human-powered devices, announced today that it has signed a manufacturing...

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Power Transmission Equipment

ABB Wins $540-Million Order in Brazil for World's Longest Power Transmission Link

HVDC technology to minimize transmission losses across 2,500 km power link Zurich, Switzerland, July 29, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth over $540 million from the Abengoa Group to deliver the key technology for the world's longest power transmission link to be constructed in Brazil. The power highway will link two new hydropower plants in the...

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Installation Services

ABB Wins Power Transmission Order Worth $550 Million from Irish Grid Operator

Ireland-U.K. power link to strengthen grid reliability and security of supply Zurich, Switzerland, March 29 , 2009- ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $550 million to connect the Irish and U.K. power grids using technology that will strengthen the reliability and security of electricity supplies in each country, and enable Ireland to expand its wind...

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