UpComing Tradeshows

September 26-28, 2017
Alihankinta 2017
Tampere, Finland

September 30 - October 04, 2017
WEFTEC 2017
Chicago, IL

October 03-05, 2017
hi Technology and Industry Expo 2017
Herning, Denmark

February - 2014

26 February 2014

Bauer Scandinavia

Bauer extends its services in Scandinavia with a new sales office

Bauer Gear Motor, part of Altra Industrial Motion, has opened a new Sales Office in Finland which will act as the first point of contact for all of its Scandinavian customers. The office is located a few minutes away from Helsinki Airport to make direct access to customers throughout the region more readily available.

Read More

25 February 2014

Bascule Lift Bridge

Nuttall Gear Custom Heavy-Duty Speed Reducers for Bascule Lift Bridge

Work is nearing completion on the new Ocean Ave. bridge that spans the intercoastal waterway in Lantana, Florida (West Palm Beach County). The bridge replaces the original span, built in 1950, which had reached the end of its service life with over 20,000 daily vehicle crossings. The bridge features a double-leaf bascule center span which opens to accommodate larger boats.

Read More

17 February 2014

Asphalt Mixing Plant

Bauer Gear Motor BK and BF Series Geared Motors for Asphalt Mixing Plant

A major international asphalt mixing plant OEM required rugged-duty geared motors for use on various applications within their plants. Belt conveyors, mounted under multiple sorting bins, feed various sized aggregate into a large dryer.

Read More

10 February 2014

Mining Conveyor

Conveyor Confidential

Twiflex, part of Altra Industrial Motion, has introduced a new disc brake for mining conveyor applications. The VBS modular brake features large pads and IP65 protection, making it ideal for high speed conveyor drives. The brake also benefits from Twiflex’s 'Parked Off' safety feature; the only system of its kind to allow completely safe maintenance and pad removal, the company says.

Read More

03 February 2014

Auto Shredder

Ameridrives Power Transmission Modified Americardan Model U3440 Universal Joints for Auto Shredders

A major international metals recycler was experiencing problems on their shredders due to universal joint damage caused by excessive torque generated during rotor jams. Repeated repair and replacement of the damaged universal joint cross and bearings required costly downtime.

Read More