Increasing plant uptime

Increasing plant uptime

 Steel production is designed as a continuous process, which means that you need components you can rely on. One example which is historically known to require a lot of maintenance is the pairing of roller conveyor drives with torsionally flexible...
R+W; meet Kai

R+W; meet Kai

R+W have introduced a new employee, Kai Kupplung, in a series of videos which explain their product range – here Kai talks about couplings, with some examples for the engineering industry.
The concept of the machine tool

The concept of the machine tool

Machine tools are important types of machines, used throughout the mechanical engineering field. Most can be categorised into one or more of milling machines, drills, lathes, grinders, saws, shaping machines, and gear cutting machines. Another grouping contains...

World’s biggest mechanical torque limiter

In June and July, R+W built the world’s largest mechanical coupling with an outer diameter of 4,000 mm. Guinness is still checking whether it qualifies for the World Record as the “world’s biggest mechanical torque limiter”.  The safety coupling – an STF 20.000, 470...