Monthly Archives: October 2018

  • Custom Gearboxes for Booster Pump Applications

    Posted on October 29, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

    As fracing and oil production increases domestically, and as the capped off oil wells continue to ramp up, Rj Link is seeing increased activity with requests for custom booster pump gearboxes.  Rj Link’s advanced gearing technology in these types of gearboxes means that the designs are able to handle fairly tough applications across multiple industries.   Other […]

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  • Custom Gearbox Solutions for Retrofitting Equipment

    Posted on October 26, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

      Replacing older equipment can involve a high dollar investment, and that investment is what has been driving companies to look at retrofit options versus buying new. Rj Link Int. has been seeing increased activity in requests for custom gearbox solutions to retrofit existing equipment.   Customers are comparing the cost of purchasing new equipment versus […]

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  • Rj Link’s Redesigned Gearbox/Clutch Dredge Package

    Posted on October 25, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

    A customer came to Rj Link with a gearbox, brake clutch package used in a dredging application that needed repair or replacement. The Rj Link team went through and did a cost analysis to determine the extent of repair necessary. The team also compared the cost of the repair versus replacement costs to give the […]

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  • Compressor/Booster Pump Gearboxes

    Posted on October 23, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link Int. has been seeing increased inquiries this past year from people in the well service market, with many of them involving the need to go into 1,000 ft. wells.   They are basically pumping nitrogen, water, or slurry into the well to get the oil out.  These are low volume wells that produce approximately […]

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  • New Gearbox Design for Unique Agricultural Application

    Posted on October 22, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link received a request from a customer that needed a gearbox solution to a unique agricultural spreader application. The customer wanted to switch over from belt and chain drives to a gear drive, and had many concerns with their existing application.   Customer Concerns: Alignment issues Lubrication issues Durability issues Space Constraints Noise issues Need […]

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  • 4 Pad Pump Drive Speed Increaser

    Posted on October 18, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link  received a request from a company that was in need of a hydraulic pump mount pad to drive 4 pumps off of the back of a main engine.  Rj Link ‘s Engineering team developed the D362X117001 4 pad pump drive speed increaser for this application.   Gearbox Data: Input power 800 HP @ 1800 […]

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  • Rj Link Receives New ISO 9001:2015 Re-certification

    Posted on October 15, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Rj Link International, Inc has achieved re-certification to the new ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System, reflecting the organization’s long-term commitment to quality, transparency, and customer satisfaction.   The certification is valid for three years and is provided by DNV GL – Business Assurance.   ISO 9001 is the most widely used quality management standard, and […]

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  • Internal Gear Shaping

    Posted on October 9, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

    Internal shaping on a 12″ internal outer ring planet gear. P600/800 Gleason Hobbing machine handles disc and shaft type parts up to module 16 mm and 600 mm outside diameter, and can hob involute and non-involute gears.

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  • Machining Shaft on Mazak Quick Turn Nexus 350-II MY

    Posted on October 4, 2018 by Ann McGirk in news.

    A quick look at a shaft being machined on Rj Link’s Mazak Quick Turn Nexus 350-II MY

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