UpComing Tradeshows

April 22-27, 2017
ISRI 2017
New Orleans, LA

April 23-26, 2017
GCA 2017
Galveston, TX

April 24-28, 2017
Hannover Messe 2017
Hannover, Germany

March - 2017

23 March 2017

Printing Press

Ameridrives Custom Amerigear Couplings for Printing Press

A leading global commercial printing equipment manufacturer needed a replacement coupling solution for a line of its printing presses. The original disc type couplings, installed on the web press drive cylinders, lacked the required torsional stiffness, causing the rollers to slip, which led to increased amounts of defective printed materials (spoilage).

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20 March 2017

Mine Ventilation Fan

Formsprag LCB-200 Backstop for Mine Ventilation Fan

A major industrial fan manufacturer required a cost-effective backstop for a vertical ventilation fan used at an underground mine. The backstop is installed to prevent windmilling (rotation in the wrong direction) due to air flow from the environment while the fan is turned off.

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16 March 2017

Hannover 2017 Products

Altra Industrial Motion announces large presence at Hannover Messe

Altra Industrial Motion will be displaying a number of their leading brands at Hannover Messe 2017, showcasing a capability to offer premium engineering solutions for virtually any industrial sector. The global designer, producer and marketer of mechanical transmission equipment will be available to meet visitors in Hall 25, Stand C11 from the 24th – 28th April.

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13 March 2017

MRI Scanner Table

Warner Linear H-Track Electric Actuators for MRI Scanner Table

Linear actuators are used to raise and lower patient tables on Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanners. The beds are lowered to allow for easier patient access. Once the patient is positioned, the table is raised to the precise height required to enter the scanner.

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09 March 2017

Mine SAG Mill

Boston Gear Centric® Centrifugal Clutch for Mine SAG Mill

A large mine grinding mill OEM required a centrifugal clutch solution for a new SAG mill. The clutch’s primary role is to allow for smooth, controlled starts during mill startup. It provides protection against the shock loads which occur during the starting of a rigidly coupled mill drive.

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