UpComing Tradeshows

April 23-27, 2018
CeMAT (EU) 2018
Hannover, Germany

April 23-27, 2018
Expomin 2018
Santiago, Chile

April 30 - May 03, 2018
OTC 2018
Houston, TX

Marine

19 April 2018

Tugboat Winch

Stromag Vector® Coupling for Tugboat Winch

One of the World’s largest diesel engine distributors, located in Canada, required a reliable coupling for use on a commercial tugboat’s hydraulic towing winch system. The coupling connects the winch’s hydraulic pump to the front of one of the tug’s twin 1500 HP diesel propulsion engines that transmit 450 HP to the pump.

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18 January 2018

Barge Unloading Conveyor Winch

Svendborg BSFA 635 Brakes with SOBO® iQ for Barge Unloading Conveyor Winch

A global leader in grain origination, shipping and processing needed to upgrade the braking system on a bucket conveyor winch at its large grain elevator facility located near New Orleans, LA.

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18 December 2017

Ice Breaker

Twiflex Launches Turning, Locking & Braking System for Moored Vessels

During the operational life of a ship or ocean-going vessel, regular maintenance of the propulsion shaft and propeller is required to ensure that all components are operating efficiently and safely. Part of the process requires aligning and locking the shaft in place to enable this work to be carried out by the ship’s engineers.

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17 November 2017

Pacific Marine Expo 2017 Booth

Altra Industrial Motion is attending Pacific Marine Expo right now!

Altra industrial Motion is attending Pacific Marine Expo RIGHT NOW in booth #448

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26 October 2017

TLB System

Turning, Locking and Braking (TLB) System From Twiflex Provides Single-Source Convenience

When a large ship is moored for an extended period of time, especially in a flow stream or current, its propulsion shaft needs to be set and locked to prevent undesired rotation. During regular maintenance the shaft needs to be locked in a fixed position, yet also able to be incrementally rotated in both directions to allow complete access by the ship’s engineers.

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