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Power Transmission Solutions for Hydraulic Fracturing Applications

Hydraulic Fracturing Applications


The well recognized brands of Altra Industrial Motion supply technically advanced universal joints, couplings, clutches, brakes, gearing and belted drives for all types of truck- and trailer-mounted hydraulic fracturing pump and blender units. All Altra products are designed to withstand the often harsh, rugged conditions of oil and gas shale plays in North America and around the world.

Altra Brands Deliver Value Throughout the Drivetrain

With industry-leading brand names, including Ameridrives, TB Wood’s, Wichita Clutch, Twiflex, Stromag and Nuttall Gear, Altra Industrial Motion is positioned to provide OEMs with exceptional drivetrain value by ensuring component compatibility and optimized performance combined with time-saving, single-source convenience.

Extensive Technical Experience in Hydraulic Fracturing Applications

Major stimulation OEMs routinely rely on the hydraulic fracturing application knowledge of Altra’s engineering teams who collaborate to thoroughly analyze specific customer applications and then apply the latest technologies in design, materials and manufacturing. Whether a modified standard product or a custom solution is required, Altra provides complete sales and engineering support to customers around the world from the very first concept to the detailed planning, design phase and commissioning.

For more information about power transmission solutions for hydraulic fracturing applications from Altra Industrial Motion, including case studies, literature, and service manuals, visit