CIVIL ENGINEERING TORQUE MEASUREMENT APPLICATIONS
CIVIL ENGINEERING OVERVIEW
See how customers around the world are using TorqueTrak systems from Binsfeld Engineering to troubleshoot and optimize their machinery, control processes, increase efficiency, prevent damage and solve challenging problems — in short, saving time and money by making smart data-based decisions in Civil Engineering.
CIVIL ENGINEERING CASE STUDIES
Pump Efficiency Testing With Torque Telemetry
THE CLIENTIntegrity Pump & Motor specializes in the design, manufacturing, and testing of a wide variety of pumps used across numerous industries. Integrity-built pumps have been used at golf courses, mines, agriculture, municipalities, and countless other...
Balancing Double-Leaf Bascule Bridge with Torque Telemetry
The Park Street Bridge in Alameda County, California is a four-lane double-leaf bascule (draw) bridge spanning 372 feet across the Oakland Tidal Canal between the Cities of Alameda and Oakland. When rework construction modified the weight of the original lift spans...
Verifying Vertical Lift Bridge Balance With Torque Meters
Houghton Lift Bridge, Houghton, MI – Mechanical rework and painting of the double deck, vertical lift bridge at Houghton, MI had potentially changed the weight of the movable span. Lunda Construction, the primary contractor, was required by the Michigan D.O.T. to...
Water Treatment Column Pump Start-Up Torque Measurement
A civil engineering company in Chicago was hired to determine the start-up torque for a column pump at a water treatment plant for the City. The City desired to upgrade the pump drive system by employing reduced voltage starters to minimize in-rush current. Some of...
Water Treatment Plant Flight Gearbox Torque Measurement
A large urban city water treatment facility uses large power driven chain-linked scrapers called “flights” to extract impurities (i.e. mud and silt) from each cistern as part of the water purification process. The drive system, specifically the gear sets, would...
BINSFELD ENGINEERING INC.
4571 W. MacFarlane Rd.
Maple City, MI 49664 USA
Binsfeld's Torque Measurement Systems measure true mechanical torque and power on rotating shafts. We also offer consultation, strain gaging and installation services.
Binsfeld's Rotary Temperature Transmitter Systems provide accurate and reliable temperature control on heated godets and calendars. We also offer design and OEM services.
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