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August 22-25, 2017
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Sertãozinho,São Paulo- Brazil

August 29-30, 2017
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September 11-15, 2017
DRINKTEC 2017
Messe Munchen, Germany

AquaMakks Water Cooled Clutches & Brakes

29 October 2015

Europort 2015 Products

Intertech B.V. exhibits Altra power transmission components at Europort 2015

Intertech B.V., a leading specialist supplier of power transmission and motion control products for the marine industry, will be exhibiting at this year’s Europort exhibition, held in Rotterdam. As the official distributor of Altra Industrial Motion in the Netherlands, Intertech will be exhibiting components from leading brands Bibby Turboflex, Twiflex Ltd. and Wichita Clutch.

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14 September 2015

Wichita Clutch Composite Jackets

Wichita Clutch Composite Jackets Save Precious Fresh Water On Offshore Oil & Gas Drilling Rigs

Offshore oil rigs often operate in harsh, isolated locations where fresh water supplies from shore or tankers can be very unreliable. The cost of fresh water on these rigs is very expensive. On-board fresh water storage capacity is typically only around a weeks supply.

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11 December 2014

Drilling Platform

Keeping their cool - Marine clutches and brakes

The marine environment is extremely harsh and delivering equipment capable of performing reliably and efficiently requires expert design engineers combined with advanced materials technology. Neil Wright, Managing Director of Wichita Clutch, assesses the requirements of modern marine clutches and brakes, which play such a crucial role in a variety of applications.

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09 May 2014

Offshore Platform Cable Reels

Wichita Clutch AquaMaKKs Water Cooled Brakes for Oil Platform Mooring Winches

Wichita Clutch shipped its first AquaMaKKs brakes with composite water jackets in late 2008 and early 2009 to provide heavy-duty tension control on new mooring winches being installed on retrofitted offshore oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico.

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08 December 2011

Drilling Rig Drawworks Topdrive

Wichita Clutch Dual Actuator AquaMaKKs Brake for Drilling Rig Drawworks

A major drawworks manufacturer asked Wichita to provide a simplified, cost-effective dual-function braking solution for use on land-based drilling rigs. In response, Wichita supplied an AquaMaKKs™ water-cooled brake featuring a dual-action assembly

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