Siemens extends synchronous-reluctance drive systems

Siemens is extending its portfolio of Simotics synchronous-reluctance motors to include the two new shaft heights, AH90 and AH225. With these new additions, the...

Converter handling simplified by new module for wireless commissioning

The new Sinamics G120 Smart Access Module enables the wireless connection of mobile devices such as tablets, smartphones or laptops over WiFi to the...

Thought-through coupling solutions bring noticeable advantages

Technical paper by Jochen Pelzer The coupling of drives with work machines like pumps, fans and compressors is simple – at least at first...

KSB puts pumps into the Internet of Things

At this year’s Achema, KSB is presenting a new pump monitoring system called KSB Guard. Networked vibration and temperature sensors fitted directly to the pump...

Couplings in Pump Applications

The Sure-Flex Plus couplings have new elastomeric sleeves providing higher performance and enhanced durability due to significant improvements in proprietary EPDM and Neoprene materials....

Efficiency comparison pumping system

An increasing number of pumps are now being run using speed control in order to be able to define the dynamic volume flow. The...

Sulzer doubles capacity of high voltage testing to improve repair times

Performance testing of high voltage motors and generators is usually carried out to determine benchmark data following a major repair. However, increasingly, customers are...

KSB: High-efficiency motor with integrated frequency inverter

Prototype demonstrates potentia: The KSB Group has finished the prototype of a super-compact high-efficiency motor with an integrated frequency inverter. The 22-kW synchronous reluctance...

Monitor your pump online – at any time, at any place

The generation of maintainers who check the condition of pumps on a daily basis by listening and touching the equipment is dying out. Nevertheless,...

Extensive additions to Siemens pump converter

The Sinamics G120 is the universal drive to address the widest range of application requirements such as pump drives. Siemens is extending its portfolio...