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23 January 2020

model shd1 heavy lift offshore cranes

Stromag Model SHD1 Modular Braking Systems for Heavy Lift Offshore Cranes

A leading global heavy lift crane OEM, needed an economical braking system for large mast cranes typically installed on semi-submersible and surface crane vessels. The offshore construction vessels provide heavy lifting capability to support surface and sub-sea asset installation, decommissioning and removal.

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13 January 2020

tugboat pump rapid response delivery

Rapid Response Delivery for Tugboat Pump Periflex® VN Couplings

Replacement coupling elements were required for a tugboat in dry dock for scheduled maintenance in Scotland. Stromag Periflex® VN couplings were originally installed on the vessel to connect the diesel engine output shaft to the gearbox drives for the boat’s hydraulic and firefighting pumps.

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25 November 2019

Straus-Type Bascule Bridge

Stromag Electromagnetic 3CA2-DH Brakes for Straus-Type Bascule Bridge

The Noordkasteel bridge is one of many bridges in Belgium’s busy Antwerp port area. Built in 1980, the bridge is one of a side-by-side pair of Straus-type bascule bridges that carry both rail and vehicular traffic. The 170 meter long bridge has a 56 meter long center bascule section that utilizes a 1,400 ton counterweight.

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04 November 2019

Altra Products for SPS 2019

Problem solving power transmission solutions headline Altra stand at SPS 2019

Altra Industrial Motion Corp. will be displaying cutting edge power transmission solutions for the automation sector at SPS 2019. Representatives from leading brands Bauer Gear Motor, Huco Dynatork, Matrix, Stromag, Thomson and Warner Electric will all be present on throughout the show – highlighting products that directly address challenges currently facing operators of automated equipment.

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01 November 2019

Luffing and Flat Top Tower Cranes

Stromag SHD Series Braking Systems for Luffing and Flat Top Tower Cranes

FMGru, a leading tower crane manufacturer located in Italy, needed reliable emergency braking systems for several models of its flat top and hydraulic luffing cranes. The caliper brakes are mounted on the disc flange of the crane’s main hoist drums.

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