UpComing Tradeshows

June 13-15, 2017
GPS 2017
Calgary, Alberta

June 20-22, 2017
Stage/Set/Scenery 2017
Berlin, Germany

June 20-23, 2017
Brasil Offshore 2017
Macaé, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

March - 2016

31 March 2016

Drilling Rig Drawworks Brakes and Reducers

LI-SSB Brakes & Custom Reducers for Drilling Rig Drawworks

A major drawworks OEM needed reliable powertrain components for a new series of gear-driven AC drawworks used on land-based drilling rigs. The units are designed for operational efficiency with less weight, a compact footprint and reduced noise and vibration.

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28 March 2016

Huco Factory

Lean In

As the world accelerates, more companies are looking to lean principles to transform the productivity, quality and responsiveness of their operations. To achieve its full potential, however, the approach requires changes to every aspect of an organization and its culture, from sales processes to maintenance.

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24 March 2016

Dam Ship Lift

Svendborg BSFI Braking Systems with SOBO® for Dam Ship Lift

A reliable braking solution was required for a ship lift constructed at the Three Gorges Dam that spans the busy Yangtze River near Sandouping, China. The dam is the world’s largest power station in terms of installed capacity (20,300 MW). The ship lift shortens the time taken for vessels to pass the dam from three hours to one (actual lifting time is 21 minutes).

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21 March 2016

Ambulance Stretchers

Kilian Custom Bearing Assemblies for Ambulance Stretchers

A leading medical gurney manufacturer needed a reliable bearing solution for use on the folding legs of their automatic loading ambulance stretchers. The stretcher legs can be automatically folded under it when loaded into an ambulance.

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17 March 2016

Twiflex Brake Range

Twiflex continues brake range expansion for optimised performance across all applications

Specifying a brake which will operate reliably and efficiently, with minimal maintenance intervention, is a challenge that must balance initial expenditure with the through-life costs. The main factors to consider include more than simply the duty (whether the brake is being used for dynamic stopping, static holding or continuous tensioning), but also what sort of environment the brake will be located in.

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