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Rob van der Leur about the products of Geislinger

In this product news an interview with colleague Rob van der Leur about his experiences with Geislinger products. Together with Fred Hartman, Rob is responsible for the supply of spare parts within the ADS organization. Geislinger is a product group in which he sees a real additional programme value, and his ambition is to extend the activities regarding this supplier.What are we to talk about?About Geislinger, a really beautiful brand.What sort of

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Gearboxes for Barkmeijer Shipyards

Monday the twenty-fifth of January two Masson Marine W4400 NC gearboxes for the Barkmeijer Yard have been commissioned, and the subsequent sea trials concluded successfully.  These fixed ratio gearboxes are installed on an electrically driven pusher tug.With thanks to our colleague Tom for the nice pictures.The complete project concerns six gearboxes for three ships. This type of Masson Marine reducer gear is eminently suitable for electrically

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ZF Workboat reverse gear for Flemish cutter

This week we received a nice order for the new-build Z24. Since the hull is already finished, a short delivery time is essential. Already this summer the skipper of this new Flemish cutter wants to take her out to sea!We will supply a sturdy ZF Workboat reverse gear. In this case the ZF W350 with a 5,955:1 gear ratio.  The ZF W350 is a familiar face in the fishing industry thanks to its extended use for many years. The ZF reverse gear is driven

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Twin-screw patrol vessel

During a workshop visit today we discovered a very nice ZF reverse gear ready for shipment. We found out it will be installed next week in a twin-screw patrol vessel.The reverse gear in question is the very compact ZF 500-1 with a 1,964:1 gear ratio. With a 7° output shaft angle and made from a ZF developed aluminium alloy, this cleverly designed reverse gear is remarkably light for its torque potential. Thanks to SuperShift2 the shifting behaviour

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Curious who is on the other end of the phone?

With great pleasure we present Stan Keulers, project engineer at the Industry & Offshore department.Hi Stan, Which tasks do you perform for our customers?As a project engineer I am responsible for the calculations related to offers and enquiries, and manage the internal and external projects. Customers can contact me for almost anything, enquiries, current orders or even some loose shoptalk.Our department is relatively small, so sometimes I pick

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