Application Profiles

20 April 2017

OTC 2017 Booth Photo

Companies of Altra Industrial Motion will attend OTC 2017

Tags: Tradeshows  Oil & Gas 

Founded in 1969, the Offshore Technology Conference is the world’s foremost event for the development of offshore resources in the fields of drilling, exploration, production, and environmental protection. OTC ranks among the largest 200 trade shows held annually in the United States and is among the 10 largest meetings in terms of attendance.

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11 April 2017

GCA 2017 Booth Photo

TB Wood’s to Attend GCA 2017

Tags: Tradeshows  Oil & Gas 

Join us at GCA’s 2017 Annual Conference & Expo at Moody Gardens Hotel & Convention Center in Galveston, Texas April 23rd-26th.

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04 May 2017

Oil and Gas Truck-Mounted Pumps

Ameridrives Modified Amerigear Couplings for Oil & Gas Truck-Mounted Pumps

A leading oil and gas OEM needed a torque-dense disconnect coupling for pumps utilized at hydraulic fracturing sites. The truck-mounted pumps are driven by energy efficient electric motors instead of traditional diesel engines. The coupling is installed between a 5,000 HP motor, turning at 1,800 RPM, and the pump.

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18 January 2016

Braking System and Oil Rig Drawworks

Svendborg BSFH 520 Braking System for Oil Rig Drawworks

American Block, a Texas-based global leader in the manufacturing and development of oil drilling equipment, needed an API 7K certified braking solution for a new drawworks design with the capability of operating in temperatures as cold as -20 ̊C (-4 ̊F). The brakes were required to function in emergency stopping, standard parking, and controlled load transfer modes.

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31 March 2016

Drilling Rig Drawworks Brakes and Reducers

LI-SSB Brakes & Custom Reducers for Drilling Rig Drawworks

A major drawworks OEM needed reliable powertrain components for a new series of gear-driven AC drawworks used on land-based drilling rigs. The units are designed for operational efficiency with less weight, a compact footprint and reduced noise and vibration.

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