November - 2012
Most gearbox manufacturers are experts in engineering, designing, and building gearboxes. They are not necessarily experts in all of the processes and industries that they support. In many cases, the process is confidential and proprietary, and must not be disclosed to anyone outside the company.
When replacing the Hamilton Avenue moveable bascule bridge over the Gowanus Canal in New York City, project engineers required a reliable, heavy-duty gear drive solution to function as the primary differential speed reducer and secondary reducers for the bridge drivetrains.