UpComing Tradeshows

November 17-19, 2017
Pacific Marine Expo 2017
Seattle, WA

November 29 - December 02, 2017
International Workboat Show 2017
New Orleans, LA

Transportation

14 July 2016

Twiflex Mass Transit Escalator Braking Systems

Escalating experience over 25 years

As much as its tunnels and trains, London Underground (LUL) relies on its escalators to keep the city moving. The 430 escalators on the network help passengers make more than 1.3 billion journeys every year. The longest, at 60 meters, is installed at Angel station on the Northern line, while its shortest cousin is a 4.1 meter baby at Stratford in East London.

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13 August 2015

Twiflex Limited Layrub Coupling

Advanced Coupling Technology from Twiflex Provides Enhanced Flexibility in Commuter Rail Traction Applications

Rail traction systems have undergone a change from the traditional use of DC motors to the use of more compact AC systems. These motors are lighter, require less maintenance, operate at higher speeds and provide
braking to stopping conditions; however they also carry the penalty of greater torque “ripples” and generate higher shock torques.

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