UpComing Tradeshows

September 24-27, 2018
NAEC 2018
Atlantic City, NJ

September 25-27, 2018
ECWATCH 2018
Moscow, Russia

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

Material Handling

27 August 2018

corn transportation mississippi river

Case Study: Intelligent Braking System for Corn Transportation on the Mississippi River

The value and importance of the Mississippi River as a shipping network is hard to exaggerate. The river network extends throughout many of the central states and eventually deposits into the Gulf of Mexico, making it a key route for exported goods into central and southern America. With corn export being a key product for the USA’s economy, it’s vital that this transport network operates efficiently.

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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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28 June 2018

Aluminum Take Making Machine

Automatic tension control boosts manufacturing for aluminium tape producer

One of the main challenges in tape manufacturing is round-the-clock regulation of web tension according to tape width and roll diameter. By applying an automated solution that continuously adapts to changing conditions, an aluminium tape manufacturer was able to upgrade its tension control system, increasing productivity and product quality.

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18 May 2018

Papermaking Machines

Lamiflex Series PWF Disc Couplings for Papermaking Machines

A global manufacturer of papermaking machines needed a reliable coupling solution for a customer’s machine rebuild/upgrade in Brazil. The OEM wanted to avoid using lubricated couplings that can generate undesired backlash.

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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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