UpComing Tradeshows

April 27-30, 2019
AFS CastExpo & Metalcasting Congress 2019
Atlanta, GA

April 28 - May 01, 2019
CIM 2019
Monteral, QC, CA

May 04-09, 2019
IFFA 2019
Franfurt, Germany

Oil & Gas

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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18 March 2019

BAUMA 2019 Altra PT

BAUMA 2019 will see wide range of Altra power transmission solutions

From the 8th – 14th April, Altra Industrial Motion Corp. will be exhibiting at BAUMA 2019 in Messe München, Munich. A range of premier brands will be present, displaying solutions for vertical lift, mining and mobile power equipment applications.

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21 February 2019

Drilling Rig Lifeboat Winch

Svendborg BSFI Brakes for Drilling Rig Lifeboat Winches

A leading manufacturer of lifeboat systems needed a reliable winch brake solution that could withstand the often extreme conditions on offshore drilling platforms

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18 February 2019

Offshore Platform King Post Cranes

Wichita Clutch Spring-Set Brakes for Offshore Platform King Post Cranes

A major global manufacturer of oil and gas drilling rigs and equipment required a winch braking solution for its king post cranes with lifting capacities up to 2,720 metric tons. The space-saving heavy-lift cranes are used to transfer equipment from support vessel decks to the platform deck.

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14 February 2019

Offshore Drilling Rig Top Drive

Ameridrives Custom Amerigear Couplings for Offshore Drilling Rig Top Drive

A leading global manufacturer of oil and gas drilling equipment, needed a robust coupling solution for use on its 1,000 ton top drive. The 2,000 HP drive utilizes two AC motors, suspended from the rig’s mast, to rotate the drill string of pipe sections into the well hole.

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