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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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06 April 2020

Wastewater Sedimentation Tanks

Bauer EtaK2.0 Geared Motors for Wastewater Sedimentation Tanks

After 19 years of dependable service, a wastewater facility in Germany wanted to upgrade the Bauer geared motors on its large sedimentation tanks. The operators original plan was to replace the existing motors with standard IE3 induction motors. However, after a site review and audit, Bauer engineers recommended installing highly-efficient permanent magnet synchronous motor (PMSM) technology.

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24 March 2020

Covid-19

Supporting Our Customers in Uncertain Times

While COVID-19 is new and some of the challenges it poses are unique, our commitment to you remains the same: To be a trusted partner, able to meet your needs with unparalleled service and dedication. With the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation, we are executing on our two highest priorities:

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23 March 2020

Screw Pump and BG Series Motor

Bauer BG Series Geared Motor for Wastewater Eccentric Screw Pump

Eccentric screw pumps at the sewage treatment in Bayreuth, Germany operate almost continuously 24/7/365. When it was time to replace the motor on one of the pumps at the site, the operators seized the opportunity, after a successful technology upgrade to their sedimentation tank drives (see P-8000-BGM), to specify an optimized replacement unit from Bauer Gear Motor.

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09 March 2020

Cheese Curd Processing Line

Bauer Stainless Steel HiflexDRIVE for Cheese Curd Processing Lines

Rücker GmbH, one of Europe’s leading dairy producers, required an upgraded aseptic geared motor drive solution for a coagulator used for cheese curd processing. The 60 meter long machine features several stirrers that keep milk moving as the whey is removed from the curd.

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