Did you know most large electric AC motors have long lead times to replace and are very costly? Many large AC motors have been in operation for more than 20 years and the original manufacturer might have been acquired or closed. CMT remanufactures large electric motors to original specifications. At CMT, we can: Do failure […]
Here is a 60,000-pound gearbox CMT received during an outage. The turnaround time for repair was five days. We specialize in repair work. Give us a call today.
Every industrial process has some sort of rotation. Operational problems develop when a vibration is present. That can lead to failures. Over time, operating conditions change. For example, motors, shafts, wheels and other industrial equipment can accumulate debris, couplings wear and bearing housings become loose. CMT can do a vibrational analysis to determine the root […]
Always have your gearboxes and gearing in tip-top shape with scheduled inspections on in-service equipment. CMT will advise customers of condition and make recommendations to make sure your equipment is always in working order.
There are two new motor purchasing categories: OEM for new applications and replacement for existing applications. While replacement sounds like a simple process, it oftentimes is not. CMT recommends you get a picture of the nameplate or provide CMT the most significant information, such as HP, RPM, frame and volts. And while the nameplate information […]
Blower wheels are the main component in air handling equipment. CMT can evaluate the wheel and motor and offer: ultrasonic and magnaflux testing; machine housings, shafts and hubs; fabricate new components and dynamic balance through several thousand pounds at our facility or on-site.
Once an electric motor is received by the end user, it is labeled as warranty. A manufacturer’s warranty is a failure due to material or workmanship in a specified time. The process of reporting to the manufacturer needs to be followed, and CMT can assist. Some examples of warranty work include: A motor with the […]
Planned maintenance outages prevent lengthy downtime for your business. Let CMT help you with your planned maintenance outages. Have your electric motors, gearboxes, pumps, blower units and production machinery evaluated and refurbished. CMT is a one-stop service center for all your electrical, mechanical, machine work, motor rewind and fabrication.
Magnetic chucks are used in many industrial applications, such as milling machines, drilling and surface grinding. Rotating chucks are popular for lathe and indexing. Magnetic chucks are designed to hold a component in a fixed location to perform a task. CMT provides complete service to include manufacturing new internal coils, potting in epoxy and assembly.
CMT has the resources to redesign process machines and motors and can also help identify the root cause of failures and make repairs. This line shaft was modified with machine indicators for alignment and split couplings.