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The Varvel Group has specialized in the design, production and sale of mechanical gearboxes since 1955. Today, the group offers customers...

Varvel Offers RS and RT Series Worm Gearboxes

The Varvel Group has specialized in the design, production and sale of mechanical gearboxes since 1955. Today, the group offers customers...

The KISSsoft 03/2018 Beta Version has now been released for a test run. The final release will be available from April 23rd, 2018 - just ...

KISSsoft 03/2018 Beta Version is Available for Testing

The KISSsoft 03/2018 Beta Version has now been released for a test run. The final release will be available from April 23rd, 2018 - just ...

Ruland has released a new line of mountable shaft collars with flats and tapped holes or tapped holes only in the outer diameter, allowin...

Ruland Mountable Shaft Collars Offer High Holding Power

Ruland has released a new line of mountable shaft collars with flats and tapped holes or tapped holes only in the outer diameter, allowin...

Haydon Kerk, a business unit of Ametek Advanced Motion Solutions, now offers 3DP, a 3D-printed leadscrew-nut insert prototype service as ...

Haydon Kerk 3DP Leadscrew-Nut Insert Boosts Accuracy of 3D-Printed Prototypes

Haydon Kerk, a business unit of Ametek Advanced Motion Solutions, now offers 3DP, a 3D-printed leadscrew-nut insert prototype service as ...

Performance testing of high voltage motors and generators is usually carried out to determine benchmark data following a major repair. Ho...

Sulzer Doubles High Voltage Testing to Improve Repair Times

Performance testing of high voltage motors and generators is usually carried out to determine benchmark data following a major repair. Ho...

Twiflex, a leader in advanced industrial braking technologies, now offers a variety of  standard and custom hydraulic brake packages...

Twiflex Provides Single-Source Hydraulic Brake Packages

Twiflex, a leader in advanced industrial braking technologies, now offers a variety of  standard and custom hydraulic brake packages...

Industry News

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Motion Industries, Inc., is pleased to announce that its service centers in Charleston, WV; Pensacola, FL; and Salt Lake City, UT; have b...

Three Motion Industries Service Centers Become Rexnord Certified

Motion Industries, Inc., is pleased to announce that its service centers in Charleston, WV; Pensacola, FL; and Salt Lake City, UT; have b...

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand paid a visit to Gear Motions’ Niagara Gear facility in Buffalo, NY on Monday, January 8. After tour...

Senator Gillibrand Visits Gear Motions' Niagara Gear Facility

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand paid a visit to Gear Motions’ Niagara Gear facility in Buffalo, NY on Monday, January 8. After tour...

Rexnord Corporation recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Centa Power Transmission (Centa Antrieb...

Rexnord Corporation to Acquire Centa Power Transmission

Rexnord Corporation recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Centa Power Transmission (Centa Antrieb...

Worldwide, the automotive industry is undergoing a major technological transformation. A rollout of electric cars and commercial veh...

CTI Symposia Germany and China Call for Papers

Worldwide, the automotive industry is undergoing a major technological transformation. A rollout of electric cars and commercial veh...

The Digital Manufacturing Design and Innovation Institute (DMDII) announced that it is opening its floor to manufacturers and academic in...

DMDII Opens Floor to Manufacturers and Academic Institutions

The Digital Manufacturing Design and Innovation Institute (DMDII) announced that it is opening its floor to manufacturers and academic in...

Recently, Heidenhain acquired AMO, an Austrian specialty encoder company.  This recent acquisition has resulted in the AMO sales ope...

Heidenhain Acquires AMO

Recently, Heidenhain acquired AMO, an Austrian specialty encoder company.  This recent acquisition has resulted in the AMO sales ope...

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A Major Step Forward in Life Modeling

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Bearing the Brunt of Earthquakes

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A Model for Rolling Bearing Life with Surface and Subsurface Survival - Tribological Effects

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Gear Design Effects on Performance of High-Speed Helical Geartrains as Used in Aerospace Drive Systems

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