Marine link
 

Marine Gears Projects Good Market

M a r i n e Gears — consisting of M a r i n e G e a r s Inc., Haley Clutch a n d C o u p l i n g Corp. a n d M a r i n e G e a r s Intl. — is d e d i c a t e d to s e r v i n g the p r o p u l s i o n needs of the m a r i t i me industry, a n d it's p r i m a r y target is the w o r k b o a t market. M a r i n e Gears has noted a l a r g e increase in the number of r e b u i l d s a n d repowers of existing vessels w i t h i n t h e last decade. It expects this t r e n d t o c o n t i n u e in the near term, w i t h n e w b u i l d numbers holdi n g steady as w e l l . Over the next five to 1 0 years, the c o m p a n y looks f o r the industry as a w h o l e to b e g i n to increase n e w b u i l d i n g projects at a steady pace, a p r o j e c t i on based p r i m a r i l y o n the a g e of the current fleet. To meet customer demands, the comp a n y offers a n a r r a y of new, r e - m a n u f a c t u r e d a n d re-built products. New marine p r o p u l s i o n g e a r s i n c l u d e Pneumatic Clutch G e a r s , vertical o r h o r i z o n t a l offset, in either the FMC series (Flywheel M o u n t e d Clutch) or the G M C series ( G e a r M o u n t e d Clutch).

It also offers H y d r a u l i c Clutch G e a r s , in either the h y d r a u l i c reversing vertical (HRV); h y d r a u l i c reversing h o r i z o n t a l (HRH); o r the reversing in-line (Rl) types.

The Haley HRC Torsional C o u p l i n g is d e s i g n e d to help smooth out the h a m m e r i ng effect i n d i c a t i v e of all m a r i n e p r o p u l s i o n engines, to protect the g e a r elements and b e a r i n g s . They a l s o reduce t o r s i o n a l v i b r a t i o n s t h r o u g h o u t the entire p r o p u l s i o n packa g e a n d p r o v i d e a d a m p e n i n g effect f o r v i b r a t i o n a n d noise transmitted to the vessel f r om the m a i n engines. M a r i n e G e a r s offers m a n y a d d i t i o n a l products, t o o numerous to detail. W h i l e the company's current p r o d u c t arsenal is impressive in b o t h size a nd diversity, it c o n t i n u a l l y evaluates a n d updates to keep up w i t h c h a n g i n g a n d p e n d i ng customer needs a n d legislation. For e x a m p l e , the c o m p a n y has seen e n g i n e manufacturers c h a n g e designs over the past f ew years, substantially i n c r e a s i n g horsepower r a t i n g s on their m a r i n e diesel engines based on customer requirement a n d possible future regulations.

For more information on Marine Gears Circle 181 on Reader Service Card




Maritime Security History

AISE '96 PREVIEW CONFERENCE SCHEDULE
API 1994 Tanker Conference
Aquaculture Relief Measure, NOAA Budget Considerations, Maritime Reform Bill Busies Senate
AWO AWO Continues To Support Maritime Issues
B+H Shareholders Favor R e o r g a n i z a t i on
Beyond Implementation of the ISM Code: The Rewards Of An Active Safety Management System
Chemical Carriers: The Slump Will Continue
Clean- Up Outfit Spiffs Up Operations
Clinton: Programs To Bring More Than $1 Billion To U.S. Yards
COMPANY PROFILE: IDB Mobile changes to compete
Cruise Ship Safety Jumps To The Forefront
Details Of U.S. Maritime Subsidy Program Revealed
Eye On Interior Design: Challenges ln Designing A Riverboat Casino
House Passes Maritime Subsidies Bill Overwhelmingly $1.2 Billion Earmarked For Maritime Security Fleet; Series Transition Payments To Come For Yards
International SOS Names Tice CEO
Leaders Convene At Ship Finance Forum
MarAd's Herberger Comments On FY '95 Budget
Marine Electronics Merger Introduces New Player
Marine Gears Projects Good Market
Mr. Mel: Taking Care of Business Powered By "Cats"
New Lease, Financing Options Opened By Congress
Newport News President Inducted Into Maritime Hall Of Fame
SUNY Maritime College Honors Adm. Miller; Appoints Piccirillo
Taking Legislators To Task
THE HUMAN FACTOR: The Costs of Fatigue at Sea
The Pacific Adventure
Trinity Wins $80M Contract To Build RoRo For Alaska
USCG Announces Vessel Documentation Centralization Site
USCG Approves First Oil Spill Response Plans
USCG Captain Wins Public Service Award
 
rss feeds | archive | privacy | history | articles | contributors | top news | contact us | about us | copyright