Application Profiles

02 January 2018

Mine Belt Filter Press

Boston Gear Series 2000 Inline Drives for Mine Belt Filter Press

A mine facility needed a reliable gearbox to replace a competitor model that failed on its belt filter press. While mud/slurry sewage from the mine is pumped into the press, the liquid is filtered out under pressure through fabric membranes.

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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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08 January 2018

Road Construction Brooms

Guardian FBA Series Flywheel Coupling Kits for Road Construction Brooms

A leading manufacturer of industrial sweepers and brooms required an economical coupling solution for a line of road construction sweepers. Dual hydraulic pumps, horizontally mounted to each other off the rear of the machine’s 74 HP Tier 4 engine, drive the propulsion of the machine and control the operation and speed of the broom and various other components.

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15 January 2018

Engine Test Stands

Stromag Periflex® CS Cardan Shaft Couplings for Engine Test Stands

A major manufacturer of custom driveline shafting for engine dynamometer test stands needed a flexible coupling solution to help control torsional vibrations. The manufacturer saw an opportunity to offer one of its large diesel engine customers a more complete driveline package by including the flexible couplings along with its cardan universal joints and CV (constant velocity) shafts.

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29 January 2018

Power Review 2018 No1

The European Power Review Just Released

Tags: Power Review 

This edition of the European Power review was recently released in five languages: English, French, German, Italian and Turkish. The next edition will be published mid-year. This edition highlights the value-added services offered by the Altra brands.

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