UpComing Tradeshows

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

September 10-12, 2019
Turbomachinery 2019
Houston, TX

September 18-19, 2019
NAEC 2019
Grand Rapids, MI

Material Handling

11 July 2019

Sports Flooring Conveyor

Bauer BK Series Geared Motor for Sports Flooring Conveyor

A leading sports flooring manufacturer needed a reliable replacement drive solution for a conveyor at its plant in the Midwest. The 100 ft. long main line conveyor transports hardwood boards, at a rate of 15 ft./min., through the grading and sizing processes at the facility. The conveyor’s original chain and sprocket pulley drive was powered by a 3 hp hydraulic motor and power unit.

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01 July 2019

pellet mill drives

TB Wood's MTO Sheaves for Pellet Mill Drives

A leading manufacturer of pelletizing equipment, located in the Western U.S., was looking for particular custom-sized sheaves for use on its larger belt-driven pellet mills. The mills produce pellets from a variety of material, including feed, fertilizer, cardboard and plastic at a rate of up to 12,000 lbs. per hour.

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24 June 2019

Altra Shenzhen AC Brakes

Altra Shenzhen Factory (AIMS) launched new set of AC Brakes

New set of AC brakes ideal for micro gear motor market has been developed by Altra Industrial Motion Shenzhen Co, Ltd.
The new AC brakes, is part of the Ao Li Xi product range, set to be the ideal ones for micro gear motors by upgrading the friction material, redesigning mounting sizes at closer to resolve WR-ERS’s deficiency.

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01 April 2019

Airport Truck-Mounted Baggage Conveyors

Guardian Gear Grip™ Couplings for Airport Truck-Mounted Baggage Conveyors

A leading manufacturer of airport ground support equipment needed a unique coupling solution for its line of mobile baggage and cargo conveyors. The diesel- or electric- powered belt loaders support a wide range of commercial aircraft.

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07 March 2019

Fertilizer Plant Ball Mills

Wichita GMC Grinding Mill Clutches for Fertilizer Plant Ball Mills

One of China’s largest chemical/fertilizer producers was experiencing unusually high failure rates of the clutches installed on three ball mills at its processing facility. The clutch’s friction discs needed to be replaced every six months which was a very costly and labor intensive problem.

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