Case Studies

Glass Industry Turns to BRECO and BRECOFLEX

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Glass Industry Turns to BRECO and BRECOFLEX

With their shiny façades, modern skyscrapers, hotels and shopping centres have an elegant and futuristic appearance. Architects employ ever larger glass elements up to 18 m in length as a design feature. The dimensions of the insulated glazing production lines [...]

ContiTech Timing Belts Optimizing Pump Technology

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ContiTech Timing Belts Optimizing Pump Technology

Pumps with a belt drive are opening up new performance and application fields Belts enable robust, low-maintenance and compact pump units ContiTech heavy-duty timing belts can significantly improve the performance, installation and maintenance of pumps in sensitive applications. For example, [...]

Success in civil engineering with slip liners and timing belts

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Success in civil engineering with slip liners and timing belts

BRECOFLEX® BATK for Slip Liners Plastic slip liner pipe with UV lights. Photo: Brandenburger       Sewers and pipes age and wear. After decades they become cracked, start to leak and become penetrated by roots. In 1971, the agricultural [...]

What makes model buggies indestructible? SYNCHROFLEX

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What makes model buggies indestructible? SYNCHROFLEX

A toy for grown-ups: Desert model buggy Baja with a 3 hp petrol engine, converted from a gear transmission to a maintenance-free timing belt transmission.       The main business of STERN Automation & Maschinenbau in Berge (Nauen) in [...]

BRECO Timing belts in continuous operation 24/7

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BRECO Timing belts in continuous operation 24/7

BRECO® timing belt drives, with a huge centre-to-centre distance of 27 m, are the connecting and central drive element in a modular assembly line for dialysis sets. Positioning accuracy with high loads in start-stop operation sets the highest requirements. BRECO […]

BRECO® ATS 15 Polyurethane Timing Belts Go 11 Metres Up

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BRECO® ATS 15 Polyurethane Timing Belts Go 11 Metres Up

    BRECO® ATS 15 polyurethane timing belts As far as the eye can see: steel baskets waiting for final assembly in the huge production hall. Ready to be moved with the help of polyurethane timing belts.         […]

BRECO® Timing belts Help Control Costs

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BRECO® Timing belts Help Control Costs

The lifting device, located under the cross beam, lifts the strings from the beam and deposits them on the bottom transport belt. Fig.: Mulco         The price of solar panels has dropped over the past few years […]

BRECOFLEX® timing belts – Here it’s all about the sausage!

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BRECOFLEX® timing belts – Here it’s all about the sausage!

INOTEC GmbH in Reutlingen has specialised in machines for automated sausage production for more than 25 years. With 60 employees at the Swabian headquarters and 200 employees in the Czech republic, this medium-sized company has established a leading position in […]

BRECO®-V Endless Timing Belts – Innovation made to measure

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BRECO®-V Endless Timing Belts – Innovation made to measure

PA-Jakob Pressenautomation uses endless joined BRECO® timing belts as a universal means of transport in sheet metal processing. GPA-Jakob Pressenautomation produces sheet metal parts for the automotive and electronics industry with the use of presses, stamping machines, welding stations and […]

Cleanly Solved with BRECOprotect Food Timing Belts

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Cleanly Solved with BRECOprotect Food Timing Belts

Rustproof linear module with timing belt drive suitable for use in the food industry There are few industrial applications in which hygiene plays such an important role as in the food industry. Specialist food timing belts are required to meet […]

Linear Systems – Anyone can produce complicated products

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Linear Systems – Anyone can produce complicated products

HSB Automation is one of Europe’s largest manufacturers of linear systems and equips their HSB-kappa® product range with BRECO® polyurethane timing belts.

BRECO® ATN – Over 500 tubes of toothpaste per minute

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BRECO® ATN – Over 500 tubes of toothpaste per minute

Powerful performance: Two BRECO® ATN polyurethane timing belts transport toothpaste tubes into their packaging in a flash.

CONTI® SYNCHROCHAIN for Cable Extrusion Lines

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CONTI® SYNCHROCHAIN for Cable Extrusion Lines

CONTI® SYNCHROCHAIN high-performance timing belts are installed in rotating belt-type caterpillars in cable extrusion lines

Top precision BRECOFLEX timing belt drives in TLM-F4 robots

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Top precision BRECOFLEX timing belt drives in TLM-F4 robots

High-precision robot arms: Mulco sales partner REIFF supplies technical products using BRECOFLEX polyurethane timing belts perfectly suited for the high demands of the four-axis Pick-and-Place robots TLM-F4.

CONTI® SYNCHROFLEX timing belts – the perfect choice for belt slicing machines

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CONTI® SYNCHROFLEX timing belts – the perfect choice for belt slicing machines

Slice fruit and vegetables with less waste than ever before The GS 10 is the first name in belt slicing machines  with the highest sales numbers throughout the world, is in use in industrial settings, catering businesses and commercial kitchens wherever […]

TransDev and BRECOFLEX backs triple winner in Young Engineer of the Year

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TransDev and BRECOFLEX backs triple winner in Young Engineer of the Year

When TransDev published its story about the help that it had given to Andrew Cowan as the intermediate level winner of the National Science and Engineering Competition, nobody could have anticipated the success that the past year has since brought […]

Going to sea with the right gears

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Going to sea with the right gears

A story of fast turnaround of gears and gear cutting success. Earlier in the summer, the Matthew, a 15th century full sized replica sailing ship that was built in 1997 to commemorate its namesakes historic Atlantic crossing 500 years earlier […]

Schools search and rescue robot winner

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Schools search and rescue robot winner

TransDev gets to grips for schools search and rescue robot winner. Poole based Transmission Developments (TransDev) has helped Andrew Cowan, a student at Sutton Grammar School, to win a top prize at the recently held finals of the National Science […]

TransDev supplies SYNCHROFLEX GEN III timing belts and pulleys for exciting green energy schools challenge

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TransDev supplies SYNCHROFLEX GEN III timing belts and pulleys for exciting green energy schools challenge

Prometheus steals fire from the gods to finish with electric car awards. Pupils at Two Rivers High School are using SYNCHROFLEX GEN III (Synchroflex® AT5 GEN III) belts and precision pulleys supplied by Poole based Transmission Developments (TransDev) for its […]

TransDev timing belts help motion simulation system to Surge, Sway and Yaw

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TransDev timing belts help motion simulation system to Surge, Sway and Yaw

TransDev supplies timing belts, pulleys and drive lock bushes for exciting autosport motion platform application. Ball Racing Developments Ltd (BRD) designs and builds high performance motion simulation systems for professional road and race driver training.

Transdev and e=motion UK land-speed record attempt

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Transdev and e=motion UK land-speed record attempt

On July 7th 2006, at Fairford, Gloucester e=motion, the world electric vehicle land speed challenger will attempt to cruise past the existing UK record of 139mph (224km/h). The 522kW electric car is already the fastest vehicle of its kind ever […]

BRECOFLEX ATK timing belts flying high with new Airbus A380

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BRECOFLEX ATK timing belts flying high with new Airbus A380

The world’s largest passenger airliner, the Airbus A380, completed its maiden flight in April 2005 and is set to revolutionise air travel when it enters service next year. To ensure fast and efficient catering supply on the twin deck, four […]