UpComing Tradeshows

June 20-23, 2017
Brasil Offshore 2017
Macaé, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

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

September 12-14, 2017
Turbomachinery 2017
Houston, TX

Metal Producers

08 May 2017

AISTech 2017 Booth Photo

Don't miss the Companies of Altra Industrial Motion at AISTech 2017

Don't miss Nuttall Gear, Ameridrives, Delroyd Worm Gear and Twiflex Limited at AIST 2017, Music City Center in Nashville TN. Visit us at Booth #2224.

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17 August 2015

Ameridrives Power Transmission Americardan U-Joint

Custom-Engineered Ameridrives Universal Joints Save Millions On Seamless Tube Piercing Mills

A leading Midwest seamless tube piercing steel mill was experiencing repetitive OEM universal joint knuckle failures on their mandrel and piercing mills. The original OEM universal joint knuckles would catastrophically fail without warning, turning rollers and other component fragments into projectiles, which created a major safety concern. Failures were
unpredictable, with some breaking down in days, weeks, or months, creating substantial delays and often shutting down production.

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19 March 2015

Seamless Tube Piercing Steel Mill

Ameridrives Custom Americardan U-Joints for Seamless Tube Piercing Steel Mill

A leading Midwest seamless tube piercing steel mill was experiencing repetitive OEM universal joint knuckle failures on their mandrel and piercing mills. The original OEM universal joint knuckles would catastrophically fail without warning, turning rollers and other component fragments into projectiles which created a major safety concern.

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08 September 2010

Rolling Mill Roughing Stand Drives

Ameridrives SM38 Mill Spindles for Rolling Mill Roughing Stand Drives

A large Midwestern steel mill was experiencing excessive downtime due to frequent spindle repair and replacement on their hot strip mill roughing stand drives. The roughing mill work rolls require extremely high torque to compress/reduce 10" thick automotive quality heated steel slabs down to 1"- 2" thick.

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01 September 2010

Ameridrives Couplings Geared Teeth

60 Year Old Drawing Helps Rolling Mill Meet Tight Timeframe

Paul Konkol, Business Unit Manager at Ameridrives Couplings describes the benefit of keeping manufacturing drawing data on older plant, in this case a gear coupling in a rolling mill.

A challenge many plant engineers face when addressing large, high-horsepower processes is where to turn when replacements or upgrades are needed. Many metals processing, mine operations, power plants and similar facilities in North America have core processes designed and built 50 or more years ago.

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