GMR Series Brakes

22 Oktober 2015

Twiflex GMR-SD Caliper Brakes for Amusement Ride

A major amusement park contacted a Canadian ride contractor to ensure the proper operation of its simulator attraction. The project engineers required a low-maintenance, durable braking solution operating with low noise levels that would not interrupt the riders’ experience.

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25 Juni 2015

Twiflex GMR-SD Caliper Brakes for Coal Field Dragline

Twiflex recently provided GMR-SD caliper brakes for use on a new medium-duty 4,500 ton dragline at a mine in India. The brakes stop the dragline’s load from moving as quickly as possible and bring it to rest in a controlled manner to avoid shocking the drivetrain and machine frame.

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08 Juni 2015

Twiflex GMR-SD Caliper Brakes for Bowen Basin Dragline

A major Australian coal mine operator needed to replace the brakes on the dragline at their mine in the Bowen Basin. In constant operation since 2011, the dragline’s original braking systems had reached their useful service life.

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20 April 2015

Twiflex GMR-SD Caliper Brakes for Coal Mine Dragline

The dragline at a mine in Queensland, Australia recently required a comprehensive maintenance overhaul. Originally commissioned in 2008, the dragline’s braking systems needed to be replaced after the extreme wear and tear of operating 24/7/365 for more than 4 years in the tough mine pit environment.

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