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Predictive Technologies are the Heart of Reliability

Just as advances in medicine have more than doubled human life expectancy, the application of reliability technology to maintenance has brought similar results to industry.  The similarities are remarkable. For example, think of blood testing and oil analysis, or ultrasonic testing for heart valve leakage and ultrasonic surveys for steam/air leaks. […]

By |2020-09-19T03:08:41+01:0031 October 2017|Categories: Engineering, Maintenance, Repair Services|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Predictive Technologies are the Heart of Reliability

Short outage window to repair 2.500 kW / 6kV machine

When a Siemens asynchronous motor for a large scale chemical plant in the Netherlands failed during operation, SPIT was asked to a fast-track repair on a Siemens 2-pole asynchronous machine. […]

By |2014-10-31T16:29:06+01:0031 October 2014|Categories: Engineering, Repair Services|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Short outage window to repair 2.500 kW / 6kV machine

How to really calculate total cost of ownership

Richard Veldhuis, Sales Manager for SPIT electrical mechanics, writes about the total cost of ownership and the big role the cost not running – the direct cost of lost production due to a motor failure – plays during the total lifetime of a motor. […]

By |2017-10-31T10:48:49+01:004 June 2014|Categories: Engineering, Products|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on How to really calculate total cost of ownership

Industrial drive for hydraulic test bench application

SPIT electrical mechanics delivered a drive system for an hydraulic test bench for a Japanese Manufacturer of hydraulic motors. The system was engineered to deliver maximum power and availability at the lowest operating costs. The system consist of two asynchronous ABB high efficiency motors; one of 400 kW @ 1000 rpm used as a brake generator [...]

By |2014-05-23T19:22:17+01:0022 May 2014|Categories: Engineering, Products|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Industrial drive for hydraulic test bench application

SPIT wins mayor European contract

AkzoNobel is standardizing key equipment across Business Units and countries The primary goal of the Standardization Project within AkzoNobel was to standardize equipment across Industrial Chemicals sites and deliver a frame agreement that covered both equipment supply and service. The first pilot in the electrical motor category has been a success. 

Besides considerably reducing the number [...]

By |2017-10-31T10:48:50+01:0015 February 2014|Categories: Engineering, Maintenance, Repair Services|Tags: , |0 Comments