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08 April 2020

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Altra's Global Covid-19 Response

Altra’s businesses are providing essential products and technology being used on the front lines of the COVID-19 war. Altra has received many letters from our customers asking for our help and our brands have responded.

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02 December 2019

Drive Train Mining Application

Industrial Clutch LKB Brakes for Mine Shovel

An iron ore mine operator in Peru needed to replace some of the brakes on one of its rope shovels imported from China. The electric-powered shovel utilizes a series of electric motors with brakes to drive the hoist, propel and swing movements. Unfortunately, the original Chinese-made brakes didn’t perform as expected.

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28 May 2019

Global Repair and Support Service for Mining

Global Repair and Support Service for the Mining Industry

Equipment used in the mining industries is subject to extreme mechanical stresses: it has to operate in challenging climatic environments, yet has to work reliably with an operational lifespan frequently measured in decades. In many cases, the easy-to-reach resources have already been extracted, meaning today’s equipment is increasingly sophisticated and having to work even harder to reach what is left.

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17 July 2017

Mine Crusher

Industrial Clutch LKB Brake for Mine Crusher

A U.S. mine equipment manufacturer needed a robust, reliable brake solution for one of its larger crushers. The brake provides emergency stop functionality in case of a jam or other problem conditions.

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13 June 2017

GPS 2017 Booth Photo

Visit the Companies of Altra Industrial Motion at GPS 2017

Global Petroleum Show (GPS) is back in its 49th year and is held at Calgary Stampede in Calgary, Alberta on June 13-15.

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