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General Mitchell International Airport: Checks in Baggage Handling System

Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America added 350 Hyponic drives on the inbound and outbound baggage handling systems.


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Smart Gearbox

The gearbox is a critical component within individual operations. The conveyors that run 24 hours a day rely on the gearboxes to convert speed and torque into motion.


Weigh Belt Conveyor Drive for the Cement Industry: BBB4

The customer was experiencing issues with the unreliable rate at which the drives were feeding components into the mill.


Coal Handling Conveyors: Paramax

The facility wanted to partner with a manufacturer who could provide engineering, customer service and maintenance expertise to support the current program.


Automation of Lowerator: HYPONIC® Gearmotor

The automation plant redesigned its application. From a single gearbox running two shafts using a series of chain, sprockets, and idlers, the new configuration called for a direct drive system with one gearmotor for each shaft, vertical shaft down.


Screw Conveyor Drives in the Cement Industry: BBB4

The cement industry requires heavy-duty machinery and reliability at every turn.


Sumitomo-Hansen's P4 UniMiner is a good fit with West River Conveyors

West River Conveyors & Machinery Company is a leader in custom-built, custom-designed belt drives for coal and potash applications, and is one of Sumitomo-Hansen’s largest P4 UniMiner drive consumer.


Application Spotlight: JBT AeroTech Jetway Systems

All of the functional elements described in this article uses at least one gearmotor or VFD. Sumitomo Drive Technologies has been an exclusive supplier of Cyclo® gearmotors and VFDs to JBT AeroTech Jetway Systems for over 25 years.


Easy Retrofitting for Wastewater Treatment Applications

The BBB, which replaces the traditional high speed pinion input with a Cycloidal input, made Sumitomo's offering an attractive option for the Wastewater Treatment Industry.


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