UpComing Tradeshows

September 25-27, 2018
ECWATCH 2018
Moscow, Russia

September 25-28, 2018
Wind Energy 2018
Hamburg, Germany

October 01-04, 2018
GMRC 2018
Pittsburgh, PA

Marine

04 September 2018

SMM 2018 Booth Photo

The brands of Altra Industrial Motion are presenting at SMM 2018 right now!

Don’t miss Altra Industrial Motion at stand 404, hall B1 at SMM 2018. Now until September 7, 2018 – Hamburg Messe und Congress, Hamburg, Germany.

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16 August 2018

Tugboat Winch

Stromag Vector® couplings up to the challenge for tugboat winch application

Tugboat winches operate under extremely harsh conditions. Often towing vessels that are many times the size and weight of themselves, their winches must overcome rough seas and extreme loads. Typically hydraulically driven, high pressure pumps are used to convert power from the ships’ engines to the winch.

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13 August 2018

Altra Industrial Motion brands present cutting-edge drivetrain solutions for marine applications at SMM 2018

The Shipbuilding, Machinery & Marine Technology (SMM) trade fair is the world’s leading event for the maritime industry. The 2018 edition will take place from 4th-7th September at Hamburg Messe. At the fair, Twiflex, Wichita Clutch, Stromag and Bibby Turboflex will demonstrate how the combined power transmission expertise of Altra Industrial Motion Corporation can help the marine, offshore and shipping industries with state-of-the-art power transmission solutions.

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05 July 2018

Ferry Propulsion System

Stromag Vector® Couplings & Composite Shaft for Ferry Propulsion System

A coupling solution was needed for a new catamaran ferry propulsion system that was powered by twin diesel engines connected to a speed reducing gearbox which drives a remote-mounted water jet or thruster pod. The coupling/shaft connects the gearbox to the water jet with a flange-to-flange span length of more than 9 feet.

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04 June 2018

Dredging System

Stromag Modified Periflex® CR Shaft Coupling for Dredging System

A major manufacturer of dredging systems needed a reliable coupling solution with a small footprint for use on a new dredging vessel platform. The system features a 1200 HP diesel engine that drives a complex, custom-designed, eight-pad gearbox with primary output to a two-speed clutch that drives the system’s main pump, as well as hydraulic pump pads to operate a crane and auxiliaries.

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