UpComing Tradeshows

November 19-22, 2019
YugAgro 2019
Krasnodar, Russia

November 19-21, 2019
CFIA Expo 2019
Lyon, France

November 19-21, 2019
Power-Gen 2019
New Orleans, LA

Torque Control

04 November 2019

Altra Products for SPS 2019

Problem solving power transmission solutions headline Altra stand at SPS 2019

Altra Industrial Motion Corp. will be displaying cutting edge power transmission solutions for the automation sector at SPS 2019. Representatives from leading brands Bauer Gear Motor, Huco Dynatork, Matrix, Stromag, Thomson and Warner Electric will all be present on throughout the show – highlighting products that directly address challenges currently facing operators of automated equipment.

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13 September 2018

Bauer Industrie Award 2018

Bauer Gear Motor joins leading German innovators with prestigious award from Allianz Industrie 4.0 Baden-Württemberg

Bauer Gear Motor joins leading German innovators with prestigious award from Allianz Industrie 4.0 Baden-Württemberg Bauer Gear Motor, part of Altra Industrial Motion Corp., has been recognised as a leader in the implementation of Industry 4.0 by the Allianz Industrie 4.0 Baden-Württemberg. The award was presented to Bauer for its TorqueControl 4.0 system, an integrated electrical torque monitoring solution for geared motors.

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15 January 2018

Engine Test Stands

Stromag Periflex® CS Cardan Shaft Couplings for Engine Test Stands

A major manufacturer of custom driveline shafting for engine dynamometer test stands needed a flexible coupling solution to help control torsional vibrations. The manufacturer saw an opportunity to offer one of its large diesel engine customers a more complete driveline package by including the flexible couplings along with its cardan universal joints and CV (constant velocity) shafts.

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28 September 2015

Plastic Extrusion Equipment

Designing Plastic Extrusion Equipment - Protecting the Key Assets

With machines often having to manage changes in in-feed material the extrusion screw is liable to jam and so has to be protected by a torque limiting device; the ideal solution from an operating cost point of view, is to fit an adjustable torque limiter that can protect the machine effectively while being fast and easy to re-set.

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16 October 2014

Power Station Furnace Conveyors

Bibby Turboflex Modular Torque Limiters for Power Station Furnace Conveyors

A global conveyor supplier required torque overload protection on screw conveyors used at a power plant in Indonesia. The conveyors move waste material, provided by local suppliers, to and from the facility’s furnaces. The unmonitored material being transferred often contains large pieces of steel and concrete that could cause jams and possibly damage the conveyor’s screw element.

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