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Motor Control Centres, Electric Motors & Drives

New variants of higher-range synchronous servo motors

5th November 2020 Twelve new variants of a compact synchronous servo motor are now available, offering high continuous power and an extended speed range to manufacturers. Bosch Rexroth has announced that it is expanding the performance range of its MS2N engine series at the high end, with up to 692 Nm - the... 

SEW-Eurodrive provides six MACC units to local power utility

11th September 2020 SPONSORED POST (Virtual Showroom): Global drive technology and automation leader, SEW-Eurodrive has developed a purpose-built 2-stage gear unit series solution, the MACC series, specifically for air-cooled condensers. Air condensers are the preferred solution for dry cooling towers in a range of... 

SEW-Eurodrive provides six MACC units to local power utility
SEW-Eurodrive has provided six MACC units to a local power utility

New cam clutches promise range of benefits

3rd June 2020 A new series of cam clutches designed for high-speed inclined and long overland belt conveyors and bucket elevators used in the mining and bulk handling sectors, has recently been launched. The BS-F series of clutches is part of BMG’s range of Tsubaki cam clutches. Tsubaki backstop cam clutches... 

New cam clutches promise range of benefits
The BS-F series of Tsubaki cam clutches from BMG

Geared motors added to product line-up

3rd June 2020 A range of geared motors will soon be available to customers in South Africa and the rest of the continent. According to Zest WEG, its WEG WG20 range offers a number of benefits including efficiency and reliability.   

Geared motors added to product line-up
Zest WEG parallel shaft gear units are particularly suited for conveyors.

Drive system for smaller, more flexible machines

10th January 2020 A servo drive, motor and cable that can function as a system without a controller, has been introduced. The growing consumer demand for more product variety and packaging sizes is creating a need for smaller, more flexible machines. The new drive aims to offer a more cost-effective option for... 

Slipring motor drives cement and mining industries

21st November 2019 A new slipring motor designed and engineered for applications mainly in the cement and mining industries, has been launched. The motor has a power range up to 4.5 MW and can be used in a range of applications including mills, crushers, conveyors and fans. It is designed and dimensioned for... 

IEC Holden

18th November 2019 Trusted partner to global OEMs. Outsourced manufacturing and maintenance for industrial, rail, mining, wind power and automotive sectors. 

BMG

18th November 2019 Electric motors generate power and torque, provide positional feedback and assist in motor operation. Electric motors include AC induction motors and DC motors.  

BMG

BMG

18th November 2019 Electric motors generate power and torque, provide positional feedback and assist in motor operation. Electric motors include AC induction motors and DC motors. AC induction motors draw power and torque with electromagnetic induction and typically come in three-phase units. DC motors generate... 

BMG

Altra Industrial Motion

15th November 2019 Altra is a leading multinational designer, producer and marketer of a wide range of mechanical power transmission products. Selling across more than 70 countries globally.  

BMG

15th November 2019 BMG is the exclusive distributor and service provider for the world's leading brands of geared motors, including Varvel, Nord, Sumitomo Cyclo and Fenner. 

BMG

Electrotron

By: Creamer Media Reporter      15th November 2019 Conveyor Safety, Instrumentation, Communication & Management Systems. Intelligent control panels Blocked Chute Detectors Trip Switches - Slack & Tight Rope Misalignment units Rip Detectors Underspeed Switches Conveyor Sequence Switches Return Belt Spillage Detectors Dead Pan Switches (Feed... 

HHC (Pty) Ltd

15th November 2019 Hoisting and handling controls is the sole distributor in Southern Africa for the full range of Sicmemotori AC and DC electric motors. These superbly engineered and highly reliable motors are extensively used in the following market sectors: 

HHC (Pty) Ltd

Marthinusen & Coutts

15th November 2019 Marthinusen & Coutts (M&C) with ACTOM Turbo Machines are the leading electro-mechanical rotating machines after-market service providers in Africa with representation throughout the continent, offering a single supplier maintenance solution for rotating machines. This includes HV, MV  and  LV,... 

SEW-EURODRIVE

14th November 2019 SEW-EURODRIVE is present wherever there is motion. SEW-EURODRIVE gear units and motors have always set the trend and established new standards in drive technology. The quality label ‘made by SEW-EURODRIVE’ has become a hallmark of quality in the drive industry. 

SEW-EURODRIVE

Large AC motors for hazardous locations

26th September 2019 A new range of alternating current (AC) National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) electric motors has been launched. The motors promise an average of 15% more power over conventional designs and meet American Petroleum Institute 541 and 547 standards for motors operating in the oil and... 

Fuel coalescer cleans contaminated fuel

26th September 2019 Engine problems can be the result of contaminated fuel. Condensation, leaking filler pipes, caps, inspection covers, breathers and emulsified water generated during the filling process or movement of the fuel in the storage tank, can result in water contamination. Water contamination can cause... 

Another step towards fully autonomous mining

25th September 2019 A fifth generation Rig Control System (RCS) has been introduced.  The RCS is a hardware and software interface between a drill rig and the operator. Features such as machine-to-machine communication, sharing real-time drill plan updates between drills, auto tower angle and integrated camera view... 

Another step towards fully autonomous mining
Rig control system enhances automation of rotary blast hole rigs

Improved design and efficiency tips balance toward HV motor replacement

3rd September 2019 Advances in technology now make it possible for old high voltage (HV) motors to be replaced with new, improved HV machines within a customer’s existing footprint and operational configuration. Compared to HV machines designed 20 to 30 years ago, modern units can often be manufactured in smaller... 

Drive controller kit launched

3rd September 2019 A drive system development kit targeted for use by design engineers, application specialists and developers, is now available. The system offers faster development and deployment for motor-control based solutions. The new system promises a flexible solution with the ability to program and upload... 

Flameproof motors available in smaller sizes

13th August 2019 Low voltage (LV) flameproof motors are now available in smaller frame sizes, offering the safety, reliability and efficiency of larger motors. The motors are particularly useful in hazardous and explosive environments, as found in the oil and gas, chemical and mining industries. 

Voltex MV

6th November 2018 Voltex MV/LV Solutions provides tailor-made manufacturing products and services which are sold directly to the end user. They offer flexible lead times, custom design by application, design for cost-efficient manufacturing, flexible delivery schedules and general business solution initiatives.... 

Voltex MV

David Brown Santasalo

6th November 2018 David Brown Santasalo combines 285 years of gear engineering expertise to deliver proven gearboxes and drive system solutions for all industrial applications, as well as industrial gearbox repair and upgrade services.   

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