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23 April 2020

nuclear plant overhead crane brake

Stromag 2SA Brake for Nuclear Plant Overhead Crane

A European electric utility company needed replacement brakes for a large overhead crane at a Belgium nuclear power plant. The dual-beam polar crane, operating on a circular track, is used in the plant’s reactor room to remove and replace the reactor head and also during refueling outages.

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08 April 2020

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Altra's Global Covid-19 Response

Altra’s businesses are providing essential products and technology being used on the front lines of the COVID-19 war. Altra has received many letters from our customers asking for our help and our brands have responded.

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30 March 2020

Stromag Modified 4BZFM Series for Ship Lift & Handling Systems

An Italian winch and gearbox manufacturer needed durable brakes for use on ship lift and handling systems installed at navy and commercial vessel new construction and repair yards.

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13 March 2020

Autonomous Agricultural Vehicles

Power transmission solutions for autonomous agricultural vehicles

Autonomous agricultural vehicles promise to increase productivity in farming, which is pushing rapid development of the technology. With multiple OEMs testing or delivering autonomous vehicles to market, new powertrain solutions are required to provide optimal application performance for the many classes of new vehicles.

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05 March 2020

Drive components Overhead Crane

Stromag Braking Systems & Drive Components for Overhead Magnet Crane

A major global industrial crane manufacturer needed multiple robust braking solutions and other power train components for a new overhead magnet crane to be installed at a steel plant in Argentina. The specialized crane utilizes a series of electromagnets to lift and move large, heavy steel plates and bar stock.

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