UpComing Tradeshows

August 20-23, 2019
Fenasucro & Agrocana 2019
Sertãozinho, SP

September 09-11, 2019
Exposibram 2019
Belo Horizonte, Brazil

September 10-13, 2019
HUSUM Wind 2019
Biennual, Germany

Bridge & Dam & Ship Lift

07 January 2019

Tamiami canal single-leaf bascule bridge

Nuttall Gear Custom Heavy-Duty Drives for Single-Leaf Bascule Bridge

The historic Tamiami swing bridge that carries NW South River Drive traffic over the Tamiami canal in Miami, Florida needed to be replaced due to its age. Repeated hits from vehicles and boats since its construction in 1930 also contributed to its deteriorating condition.

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17 December 2018

Stromag SH32 Hydraulic Disc Brake

Powerful brakes elevate the potential of world’s tallest ship lift

The drastic change in water levels that characterise dams requires ship lifts (or lift locks) to transport boats and ships between the different elevations in a short time. These advanced engineering solutions need high-quality, durable and reliable brakes to support the ship chamber at any height and prevent machinery overloading.

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13 December 2018

Beverly Drawbridge Rail Swing Bridge

Nuttall and Delroyd Custom Gear Drives for Rail Swing Bridge

The Beverly Drawbridge spans the Danvers River, connecting Beverly and Salem, Massachusetts. The bridge is positioned adjacent to the Route 1A, Veterans Memorial Bridge. Originally built in 1885, the rail bridge currently carries the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) Newport/Rockport commuter line that originates in Boston.

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06 December 2018

Vertical Lift Rail Bridge

Nuttall Gear Custom Gear Drives for Vertical Lift Rail Bridge

In July of 2018, the Union Pacific Railroad replaced its aging 614 ft. long swing bridge over the San Bernard River near Angleton, Texas. The new bridge is a vertical lift design with a 114 ft. long center span that raises 56 ft. above the Mean High Water (MHW) level to allow marine river traffic to pass under.

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05 November 2018

Swing Bridge

Nuttall Gear Custom Heavy-Duty Gearboxes for Swing Bridges

The Lindsey Warren bridge that spans 3 miles across the Alligator River in North Carolina recently underwent a major renovation. Originally built in 1962, the two-lane bridge carries U.S. 64 vehicular traffic between Tyrrell and Dare counties.

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