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ABB Enables Zero-Emission Electric Operation For Heavy Vehicles

ABB’s optimized e-drivetrain combines a motor, drive and vehicle control unit to enable heavy special and commercial vehicles to transition to fully-electric operation. Manufacturer of underground mining and infrastructure equipment, Epiroc, has already adopted the new concept for its second-generation battery-powered vehicles.

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VDG IntelliDrive Technology Delivers Efficiency and Data Feedback

Conveyor users and conveyor manufacturers have adapted the drum motor as the most efficient way to drive belt conveyors. With no external motor and gearbox, the drum motor saves space, eliminates the need for scheduled maintenance and enhances operator safety, according to Van der Graaf (VDG).

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Siemens Soft Starters for Demanding Requirements

With its Sirius 3RW5 range, Siemens launched a new generation of soft starters for simple to demanding motor requirements. This comprehensive range of devices for the soft starting of three-phase asynchronous motors from 7 hp to 1,600 hp enables efficient, seamless and easy motor protection implementation and future-proof machine concepts to be implemented easily and cost-effectively.

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Frac Sand Operator Relies on BJM Pump

BPH Pump & Equipment Inc., an Illinois-based distributor of industrial pumps, has supported a Midwestern manufacturer since 2013 when they opened a mining operation that produces silica proppants.

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Van der Graaf (VDG) Drum Motor Consumes Less Energy

Conveyor users and conveyor manufacturers have accepted the drum motor as the most efficient way to drive belt conveyors. With no external motor and gearbox, the drum motor saves space, eliminates the need for scheduled maintenance and enhances operator safety.

Read more: Van der Graaf (VDG) Drum Motor Consumes Less Energy