Saving Money and Improving Efficiency with Precision Shaft Alignment

April 29, 2010

In a sense, this post is about one, and only one topic: MONEY. If alignment can be improved, machinery failure rate drops dramatically. Equipment failures are a major maintenance expense and have numerous incidental or associated costs. In fact, the cost of parts and labor to repair the machine can be one of the smaller […]






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Fault frequencies are very important in vibration analysis

April 26, 2010

Fault frequencies are very important in vibration analysis, because they allow the analyst to correlate vibration data to specific components in the equipment that may be in some stage of failure (equipment faults). Fault frequencies change with any adjustment in the speed of the equipment being monitored. Most modern vibration data collectors and vibration software will […]






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Thank you for a successful event!

April 22, 2010

We would like to extend a special thanks to those who attended the Facilities Tour in our Doral Training Center on Tuesday. The event started with an overview of our company by Frank Seidenthal followed by a keynote presentation “Getting Maximum Value from a PDM Process” by Bill Hillman.Reliability 2.0 attendees were given a tour […]






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Welcome to our blog

April 19, 2010
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Welcome to our blog! In addition to our email newsletter, we have created this blog to help keep our customers up-to-date on our events,   company news and product releases. This blog will also be a vehicle for us to share articles and maintenance tips you will find useful. Please comment and let us know what information you […]






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Conquering Wind Turbine Shaft Alignment

April 19, 2010

April 2010 · Wind Systems Magazine The truer the shaft alignment, the lower the maintenance costs and longer the turbine life, but how can it be achieved? LUDECAwind has the answers. The world’s first electric power generating wind turbine was manufactured by Charles Brush in 1888, and it delivered 12 kW of power reliably for 20 years […]






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