Products & Technology

Renk Opens Test Facility For Gears

Renk, a specialist in gears, transmissions and components for propulsion systems and member of the MAN Group  inaugurated a new test facility for gears in its headquarters in Augsburg, Germany. Renk said the facility has...

New Valve Wear Test Rig

Editor's Note: Results of valve wear testing were presented in a paper at the 28th CIMAC World Congress 2016 in Helsinki, Finland. BY OLIVER LEHMANN, director of Research and Development at Märkisches Werk GmbH German valve...

Broadening Barrier Solutions

  BY IAN CAMERON Thermal management company Zircotec Group is expanding its technical capabilities to broaden its portfolio of thermal barrier solutions. The company, based in Abingdon, England, is a specialist in heat management and was formerly...

Turbine Specialist Expands

BY IAN CAMERON A United Kingdom-based gas turbine maintenance company is expanding and has announced a string of new appointments. Turbine Efficiency Ltd, headquartered in Lincoln, England, specializes in the maintenance, overhaul and servicing of gas...

AAR-Compliant Train Control

MEN Mikro Elektronik has released the MA50C modular system for train control. The MA50C has a mechanical design complying to the AAR S-590 standard (Association of American Railroads). The controller unit is the first member...

Miniature Pressure Sensor

Piezocryst Advanced Sensorics introduced a new version of the CP501 miniature pressure sensor - the CP521 - for monitoring of pressure pulsations at high temperatures and extreme conditions in compressors, gas turbines or turbochargers. Designed...

Wärtsilä Tests Remote Guidance Service

Wärtsilä said it has successfully tested its remote guidance service that enables ship crew members, field service engineers and shipyard personnel to communicate with shore-based experts anywhere in the world through voice-controlled Augmented Reality...

Wärtsilä Nets 10-year Service Agreement

Wärtsilä has signed an operations and maintenance agreement for the 40 MW power plant at the Geita Gold Mining Ltd. site in Tanzania. Through a 10-year agreement signed at the end of 2017, Wärtsilä Services...

Exelon, GE Announce Predix Deal

GE and Exelon announced a multi-year agreement to deploy GE’s portfolio of Predix software solutions across the energy company’s six electric utilities to further enhance reliability and efficient service to their more than 10...

New Control From Altronic

Altronic aims to give generator set, compressor and pump operators better control of their assets with the DE-4000, a new control system for critical rotating machinery in hazardous areas. The device uses microcontrollers and...

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