UpComing Tradeshows

August 22-25, 2017
Fenasucro 2017
Sertãozinho,São Paulo- Brazil

September 12-14, 2017
Turbomachinery 2017
Houston, TX

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

Application Profile

14 August 2017

European Steel Rod Mill

Ameridrives Modified Amerigear Couplings for European Steel Rod Mill

A steel mill in the Midwestern U.S. needed replacement gear couplings for its rod mill. The mill was built in Europe and utilizes more than 50 couplings that have non-standard bolt circle diameters (BCDs).

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12 June 2017

Gas Turbine

Ameridrives Custom Ameriflex Coupling for Gas Turbine

A major global oil and gas turbomachinery OEM required a coupling solution for a replacement gas turbine being built for a natural gas company in the Middle East. The coupling connects a gas turbine to a series of three inline compressors within the drivetrain.

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23 March 2017

Printing Press

Ameridrives Custom Amerigear Couplings for Printing Press

A leading global commercial printing equipment manufacturer needed a replacement coupling solution for a line of its printing presses. The original disc type couplings, installed on the web press drive cylinders, lacked the required torsional stiffness, causing the rollers to slip, which led to increased amounts of defective printed materials (spoilage).

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01 February 2016

Polymer Resin

Ameridrives Custom Ameriflex® Couplings for Polymer Resin Pumps

A major global petrochemical company experienced a coupling failure on a polymer pump in one of its larger resin processing facilities. The coupling problem caused expensive, time-consuming production line shutdowns.

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13 April 2015

Coal Fired Power Plant

Ameridrives Ameriflex® Disconnect Coupling for Power Plant

A new engineered coupling solution was needed at the first coal-fired power plant in the U.S. that utilizes ultrasupercritical boiler technology, where water moves directly from a liquid to superheated steam. As a result of the process, the new plant is much more efficient with reduced carbon dioxide emissions.

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