Oil and Gas

06 February 2020

Drilling Platform Pedistal Cranes

Stromag Series 51 Limit Switches for Drilling Platform Pedestal Cranes

A leading global crane OEM needed high quality limit switches for use on its line of heavy lift offshore cranes with lifting capacities up to 2000 tons. The specialized cranes are mounted on a kingpost that supports the crane’s rotating upper structure.

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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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09 May 2019

Offshore Drilling Rig BOP Winch

Stromag SH18 Brakes for Offshore Drilling Rig BOP Winch

A leading crane OEM required caliper brakes for blowout preventer (BOP) winches utilized on offshore drilling rigs. The overhead cranes raise, lower and store the large, heavy BOP stacks comprised of a series of high-pressure valves.

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25 March 2019

Drilling Rig OAC Gantry Cranes

Stromag Series 51 Limit Switches for Drilling Rig OAC Gantry Cranes

A reliable limit switch solution was needed for use on offline activity cranes (OACs) installed on oil and gas drilling rigs. Positioned away from the paths of the platform’s heavy lift cranes to avoid interference, OACs lift and rack drill pipe, tubing and casing.

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05 September 2018

Offshore Oil and Gas Platform

How to Choose the Right Drivetrain for Your Offshore Oil & Gas Platform

Offshore exploration and production (E&P) platforms are continuously exposed to harsh environmental conditions. Therefore, the power transmission products installed to carry out day-to-day functions need to provide extraordinary performance, durability and reliability.

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