UpComing Tradeshows

November 17-19, 2017
Pacific Marine Expo 2017
Seattle, WA

November 29 - December 02, 2017
International Workboat Show 2017
New Orleans, LA

2017

09 November 2017

Copper Mine Hoists

Brakes for holding and parking of copper mine hoists feature precision control

Twiflex, part of Altra Industrial Motion, a leading global supplier of power transmission components, provided parking brakes for use on mine hoists at the Nkana site of Mopani Copper Mines in Zambia. Nkana is one of the largest copper and cobalt mines in Africa, with four underground mines, as well as an open pit.

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26 October 2017

Twiflex TLB System

Turning, Locking and Braking (TLB) System From Twiflex Provides Single-Source Convenience for Marine and Other Industrial Applications

When a large ship is moored for an extended period of time, especially in a flow stream or current, its propulsion shaft needs to be set and locked to prevent undesired rotation. During regular maintenance the shaft needs to be locked in a fixed position, yet also able to be incrementally rotated in both directions to allow complete access by the ship’s engineers.

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16 October 2017

Interlift 2017

Warner Electric and Twiflex Ltd to elevate braking options at Interlift 2017

Altra Industrial Motion Corporation will be well represented at Interlift this year, with both Warner Electric and Twiflex Ltd displaying innovative elevator braking solutions on stand. Interlift is one of the premier exhibitions regarding elevators, with the event gathering a wide range of industry players to display and discuss the latest developments in the industry.

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10 October 2017

Twiflex Brake Packages

Twiflex Complete Hydraulic Brake Packages

Twiflex now has new compact hydraulic brake packages that provide single-source convenience for a wide range of industrial applications. Standard packages are available with three different spring applied, hydraulically released brake models with braking force ratings ranging from 6.8 kN to 119 kN.

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07 September 2017

Variable Pitch Axial Fans

Twiflex TLB Turning, Locking & Braking System for Variable Pitch Axial Fans

A leading global manufacturer was looking for ways to improve the safety on its axial fans used at coal-fired power plants. The large electric motor-driven forced draft, induced draft, and primary air type fans are critical to boiler air and flue gas flows in the steam generating process.

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