Mechanics

Worm gears: a specific solution for all requirements

RS and RT Series worm gearboxes are superb examples of the versatility of Varvel products and clearly demonstrate the company’s unrivalled technical expertise.  The Varvel Group has specialised in the design, production and…

Quality and productivity to be more and more competitive

Keeping pace with technological innovation, Ceba Gears further enhances its productive capacity, introducing new machines to meet market requirements. Production of gears, endless screws, racks, toothed pulleys, grooved shafts and all grinding types…

New patents for Parker’s ETH cylinders reduce commissioning and maintenance time

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has announced two important new patents for its class-leading series of ETH high-force electro-thrust cylinders. The patents are designed to reduce commissioning and…

“Old girl” gets a new lease on life

After a complete electrical and mechanical modernization, a 50 year-old press at Meleghy Automotive is as good as new again. The 1,500-ton press at Meleghy Automotive wasn’t so young anymore: The “old girl”,…

ISB even more international

New important and structural investments in the world 6 October 2017 marked the first ISB DISTRIBUTOR DAY, an exclusive event dedicated to Italian dealers. Around a hundred people from all over Italy were…

SOFTWARE

Bevel and Hypoid Gear Calculation

With the MDESIGN module bevel and hypoid gear, time-consuming calculations of bevel and hypoid gears via Excel sheets or calculator are a thing of the past. Within a very short time the module…

Eichenberger Gewinde Ball Screws

New Ball Screws: lots of technology for little money

Eichenberger has developed a new cold-rolled ball screw (KGT = ball screw). Thanks to its ingenious, sophisticated ball return system, it sets unprecedented benchmarks in many ways. In particular, it will surprise you…

The future of electromechanical actuators

If we refer to product innovation and evolution, Servomech Group constantly releases interesting novelties on the market. Among them, a complete range of linear servo-actuators and electromechanical cylinders that, due to their characteristics…

Using wireless condition monitoring in the rail sector

Replacing traditional maintenance regimes with condition monitoring will help rail operators to reduce the time they spend servicing their rolling stock, write SKF’s Nils Ekholm and Mark Rhodes*. The rail industry’s prevailing maintenance…

SKF launches innovative maintenance service packages

New service packages from SKF will help manufacturers and users of rotating equipment excel in their sectors and integrate technologies to enable business success. SKF has taken another leading position within its sector…

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