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Oil & Gas

16 September 2019

Drill Pipe Hardbanding Machine

Bauer BG & BK Series Geared Motors for Drill Pipe Hardbanding Machine

A leading oil field services company needed robust geared motors for use on its large hardbanding machines. After repeated use, the box end joint of drill pipe sections tend to wear. If the pipe OD wears down too far, the 27-32 ft. long pipe sections become unusable. This can be an expensive problem with drill pipe costs averaging $75 USD per foot.

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20 May 2019

Gas Turbines

Formsprag Starter Clutches for Gas Turbines

A leading gas turbine system OEM needed a reliable clutch solution for use on an electric starting system. The system utilizes an electric motor combined with an overrunning clutch.

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09 May 2019

Offshore Drilling Rig BOP Winch

Stromag SH18 Brakes for Offshore Drilling Rig BOP Winch

A leading crane OEM required caliper brakes for blowout preventer (BOP) winches utilized on offshore drilling rigs. The overhead cranes raise, lower and store the large, heavy BOP stacks comprised of a series of high-pressure valves.

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02 May 2019

Svendborg BSFH 520 King Post Crane

Svendborg BSFH 520 Brakes for Jackup Oil Rig King Post Cranes

A major manufacturer of offshore oil and gas rigs needed robust disc brakes for king post cranes installed on one of its larger mobile, self-elevating (jackup) platform models. Each rig features five DC motor-driven cranes with available lifting capacities up to 68 metric tons.

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25 March 2019

Drilling Rig OAC Gantry Cranes

Stromag Series 51 Limit Switches for Drilling Rig OAC Gantry Cranes

A reliable limit switch solution was needed for use on offline activity cranes (OACs) installed on oil and gas drilling rigs. Positioned away from the paths of the platform’s heavy lift cranes to avoid interference, OACs lift and rack drill pipe, tubing and casing.

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