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Let’s get technical with CMT’s technical service offerings

 

CMT has a complete engineering and diagnostic division to help support its industrial repair and remanufacturing facility. Our technical services have found wide acceptance throughout industry supporting repair and maintenance operations in many plants. Most of CMT’s technical services are backed up with computerized documentation and analysis. CMT’s technical services include: -Ultrasonic inspection for proof […]

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CMT hiring mechanics

 

  City Machine Technologies, Inc. has been in operation since 1985 providing a variety of services to heavy industries throughout the United States and abroad. The electrical, mechanical, machining and lifting magnet capabilities of four highly specialized divisions combine to make us the single source solution for industrial repairs. CMT is looking for talented and […]

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Big, yellow and new: Reasons to buy a new scrap magnet

 

While CMT tries first to repair a scrap magnet, sometimes magnets are so badly damaged, they are deemed uneconomical to repair and are replaced with new, rebuilt or used scrap magnets. City Machine Technologies, Inc. brought its own unique line of newly designed scrap magnets to market in 1998. Our design supplies the customer with […]

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Gearing up for gearbox repairs

 

A gearbox is a mechanical device that uses gears and shaft assemblies to provide speed and torque from a power source (like an electric motor) to another machine. Gearboxes are designed in many different configurations for many different purposes. Gearbox repair is required when something in a gearbox breaks or wears out. Gearbox repair can […]

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CMT’s field machining crew can come to you

 

Need something fixed that’s too big to move? In a time crunch? City Machine Technologies, Inc.’s field machining division is available day or night. CMT has four fully-equipped service vans that deliver the amenities of our shops to your door. Our field machining trucks have hardware, safety equipment and all the tools needed for your […]

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CMT specializes in generator repairs

 

Industrial generators come in all different shapes, sizes and purposes. A generator does exactly what the name suggests: It generates electrical power. A generator is basically an electric motor driven by another power source such a second electric motor or diesel engine. Generator repairs are often required after a certain number of hours in service. […]

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Don’t break the bank on this year’s budget: Consider pump repairs

 

Industry moves fluids with large industrial pumps of all shapes, sizes and designs. Some types are submersible, while other types of pumps are part of a pump and electric motor assembly. Pump repair is done when these types of machines fail or wear out in service. Pump repairs require precision measurement and machining of renewal […]

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Bigger, faster, better: That’s what journal bearings are used for

 

Journal bearings are nothing more than a journal rotating in a bearing. A journal is essentially a shaft. The shaft rotates in the bearing with a layer of lubricant that separates the two parts. Lubricant used in journal bearings prevents metal-to-metal contact and is also used for a dampening effect which makes the engines and […]

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Babbitt bearings used for high speeds in heavy industrial machinery

 

Heavy industrial machinery uses Babbitt bearings. Babbitt bearings are sleeve bearings made from different alloys that are melted down and cast to make the bearing surface. Babbitt bearings are used for rotating equipment at high speeds. Some examples of where Babbitt bearings are used include: turbines, electric motors, compressors and large power generators. Babbitt bearings […]

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Solving customer problems with reverse engineering

 

Have a part in the corner collecting dust because you need a replacement piece? Can’t find the owner’s manual to find a part needed for a machine? CMT can help. For many challenging situations, reverse engineering can help. Reverse engineering will take a motor or mechanical component through an analysis that will determine how to […]

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