UpComing Tradeshows

November 17-19, 2018
Pacific Marine Expo 2018
Seattle, WA

November 27-29, 2018
SPS IPC Drives 2018
Nuremberg, Germany

November 28-30, 2018
International Work Boat Show 2018
New Orleans, LA

Food & Beverage

12 November 2018

Pizza Packaging Line Conveyor

Bauer BK Series Geared Motors for Pizza Packaging Line Conveyors

One of the world’s largest food and beverage companies needed an efficient, reliable drive for a pizza packaging line in one of its plants in Italy. The drives power shrink wrapping machine infeed conveyors.

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20 August 2018

WE PK100 Brake

Warner Electric Brake Friction Material Improves Performance in Cold and Wet Environments

Increasing consumer demand for frozen food items continues to generate significant growth in cold storage capacity around the world. Harsh environmental conditions in these facilities are challenging for both workers and equipment, including forklifts. Besides exposure to the extreme cold temperatures, forklifts are also subjected to damaging condensation that occurs as the trucks move in and out of refrigerated areas.

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09 July 2018

Brakes & ClutchesTop Trends in IoT

Brakes and Clutches Top Trends in IoT

Industrial brakes and clutches could become a $1.7 billion market by 2024, mostly due to investment in industrial automation and the rise of smart factories. That’s according to Global Industry Analysts Inc. (GIA).

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12 April 2018

Fish Processing Lines

Stainless drives take over at fish processing plant

Creating a reliable, efficient and robust processing line for a hygienic environment that can also operate at -43 °C (-45 °F) is no simple task. However, having found a solution that met so many requirements, one major international fish supplier chose to upgrade its conveyor drives to stainless steel variants to improve the mechanical resilience of the system.

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09 April 2018

Rapid Response Delivery

Boston Gear 700 Series Double Reduction SBK Gearbox for Rapid Response Delivery

A large vegetable grower and processor located in Northern California needed a double reduction speed reducer to replace a failed unit on one of its pepper processing machines. The equipment was critical to the plant’s operation, so downtime needed to be kept to a minimum.

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