UpComing Tradeshows

June 20-23, 2017
Brasil Offshore 2017
Macaé, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

September 18-21, 2017
Exposibram 2017
Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais – Brazil

September 26-28, 2017
Alihankinta 2017
Tampere, Finland

Marine

06 September 2016

SMM 2016 Booth

Altra Industrial Motion is at SMM Hannover 2016!

Altra Industrial Motion is at SMM Hannover in Booth #520 Hall B1 Right Now!

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22 August 2016

SMM 2016 TLB Propeller Brake

Twiflex Turning, Locking, and Braking system launches at SMM 2016, Hamburg

Twiflex Ltd., a leading supplier of brakes and clutches to the marine industry will be launching its new TLB (Turning, Locking and Braking) system at the SMM in Hamburg this September. Part of the Altra Industrial Motion Group, the company will be demonstrating its ability to provide innovative solutions for controlling propeller shafts at sea or during routine maintenance.

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17 December 2015

Ice Breaker

Twiflex TLB-180 Turning, Locking, & Braking System for Ice Breaker Propulsion Shaft

A leading global marine propulsion system OEM required a unique drive shaft turning, locking and braking solution for use on a next-generation ice-breaking vessel. Controlled locally or from the bridge, the equipment fitted to each of the three propeller drives rotates and holds the propulsion shaft during maintenance.

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08 October 2015

Twiflex Heavy Duty Brakes

Getting the Most from Heavy-Duty Brakes

Heavy duty braking system designs are as diverse as the different industries in which they are employed. From marine and mining to metal working and paper processing, systems are required to perform static, dynamic and emergency braking with precise controlled force. Quality is of the upmost importance in these products as the cost of a short service life can often be extremely high for the end-user.

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30 March 2015

Vessel Mooring Winches and VKSD-FL Brakes

Twiflex VKSD-FL Spring-Applied Brakes for Vessel Mooring Winches

Twiflex Ltd., along with their partner Intertech b.v., recently supplied brakes to a major offshore winch manufacturer based in the Netherlands for use on ship-to-ship mooring winches. The brakes are used on the winches to limit tension in the towing cable and are required to slip briefly if the peak loading condition is exceeded.

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