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

Heavy Duty Clutches & Brakes

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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23 February 2017

Aircraft Engine Removal and Installation Trailer

Custom Backstop/Torque Limiter Clutches for Aircraft Engine Removal/Installation Trailer

A leading aerospace ground support equipment manufacturer located in Australia required a custom set of clutches for an engine removal and installation (R&I) trailer used by F-35 strike fighter aircraft maintenance crews.

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03 January 2017

Stromag Logo

Altra Completes Acquisition of Stromag

Acquisition Expected to be Accretive in First 12 Months of Operations

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29 December 2016

Inclined Coal Mine Conveyors

Stieber RDBR-E Torque Limiting/Releasable Backstops for Inclined Coal Mine Conveyors

A load-sharing, releasable backstop solution was needed for use on new conveyors at the Moolarben Coal Complex in Australia. When fully operational, the massive facility will produce approximately 17 million tonnes of coal per year.

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