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January - 2012

30 January 2012

Tidal Neptune Proteus

Helping to Harness the Tides

Twiflex delivers a complete braking solution for Neptune’s Proteus

Twiflex VKSD-FL ‘floating’ disc brakes have been installed on the large Proteus tidal turbine designed and built by Neptune Renewable Energy Ltd., which was formed in 2005 to develop intellectual properties in both tidal stream power and wave power projects in the UK.

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23 January 2012

Coal Fired Power Plant

Formsprag LLH Holdbacks for Coal Fired Power Plant

A large coal-fired power plant was experiencing problems with lip seal degradation on their oil lubricated holdbacks. The lip seals are designed to prevent airborne contaminants from reaching internal seals and parts.

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18 January 2012

Wine Making Pump System

Speed Reducers and Couplings for Winemaking Pump Systems

Carlsen and Associates designs and manufactures a complete line of winemaking equipment including pumps, hoppers, destemmer-crushers, presses and mixer carts. The company builds superior equipment by combining outstanding craftsmanship with top quality components and materials.

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12 January 2012

Wind Farm

Power Transmission Solutions for Wind Turbines

The time is right for wind power. Turbines are becoming more reliable. Studies are being conducted to improve energy production at wind farms around the world. Researchers are working on weather models to more accurately predict power generated by wind.

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09 January 2012

Wind Turbines

Wind Turbine Drive Shafts

The operators of a large wind farm in the Western US recently needed to update several of their older turbines. They contacted TB Wood’s for flexible couplings to be used in the turbine drive shafts. The customer needed the couplings fast in order to complete the modifications during the low wind season.

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