Application Profiles

12 January 2017

Bibby Torsiflex Coupling

Bibby high performance carbon fibre couplings

High performance carbon fibre shaft couplings from Bibby Turboflex, part of the Altra Industrial Motion Group, can dramatically simplify the design, installation and maintenance of power transmission systems requiring long horizontal or vertical shafts, while also improving dynamic performance.

Read More

01 February 2016

Polymer Resin

Ameridrives Custom Ameriflex® Couplings for Polymer Resin Pumps

A major global petrochemical company experienced a coupling failure on a polymer pump in one of its larger resin processing facilities. The coupling problem caused expensive, time-consuming production line shutdowns.

Read More

18 April 2016

Gas Recovery Compressor Package

Bibby Torsiflex Disc Couplings for Gas Recovery Compressor Package

A major global gas compressor OEM needed reliable couplings for a new gas recovery reciprocating compressor package. The multi-stage unit featured a preliminary motor-driven flash gas compressor scrubber and two motor-driven flash gas compressors. Three different couplings were required to connect each electric motor and associated compressor.

Read More

04 April 2016

FPSO Vessel Pump

Bibby Turboflex HF Series Disc Coupling for FPSO Vessel Pump

A leading industrial pump manufacturer needed high-performance couplings for a topside sea water injection pump package used on-board a floating production, storage and off-loading (FPSO) ship. The massive oil and gas refining vessel, with a 2M barrel capacity, is positioned over the Egina deepwater oilfield, 150 Km off the shore of Nigeria.

Read More

18 August 2016

ANSI Centrifugal Pump Packages

TB Wood's Sure-Flex® Plus Couplings for ANSI Centrifugal Pump Packages

GPM has been specifying TB Wood’s Sure-Flex® couplings for several years. Early on, the company used competitor couplings, but eventually it switched to TB Wood’s because of the quality and value of the Sure-Flex coupling along with the trustworthy reputation TB Wood’s has in the market.

Read More