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Application Profile

13 July 2020

steel plate mill levelers

Ameridrives Custom U-Joints for Steel Plate Mill Leveler

A large steel producer was experiencing failures of the U-joints on a plate mill leveler at their Indiana plant. The mill produces 160 in. wide plates that are then cut-to-length. The 350 mm U-Joints drive a series of 6 upper and 7 lower rollers that level 2 in. to 6 in. thick steel plates as they pass through.

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21 January 2019

Mine Rope Shovel

Ameridrives SF Type Gear Spindles for Mine Rope Shovels

A global mine rope shovel manufacturer required a robust replacement coupling solution that could accommodate a high degree of misalignment due to the deflection that occurs as the massive machines twist and flex during loading, unloading and rotating.

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03 December 2018

hydraulic fracturing pumps

Ameridrives J-Series Driveshafts for Hydraulic Fracturing Pumps

A leading global manufacturer of pressure pumping equipment for oil and gas applications needed a replacement heavy-duty driveshaft for its 2500 HP diesel-powered frac pump unit.

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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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