UpComing Tradeshows

June 12-14, 2018
GPS 2018
Calgary, Canada

September 04-07, 2018
SMM 2018
Hamburg, Germany

September 10-14, 2018
Electra Mining Africa 2018
Johannesburg, South Africa

October - 2016

25 October 2016

Altra Webinar Series

You're Invited to Register for Altra's Webinar Series: Load Holding Brake Solutions for High Capacity Systems

A very wide variety of applications include functions that need to be held safely and securely in place when power is shut off or if power fails. Many of these applications exist where large capacity systems are in operation.

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17 October 2016

Twiflex Heavy-Duty Caliper Brakes

Heavy-Duty Altra Caliper Brakes Provide Superior Performance on Grinding Mills at Mines Worldwide

In the last five years, grinding units have increased considerably in capacity, resulting in a trend toward fewer comminution machines per grinding line. Today, 40 ft. diameter SAG mills and 30 ft. diameter ball mills, both with motor powers of more than 22 MW, are commonplace as mine operators look for even larger equipment to achieve greater economy of scale.

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