Philadelphia Gear

Expertise in the Service Center Means Worry-Free Operation in the Field


We will provide our customers with a solution to gearing and power transmission-related problems that allows them to one-stop-shop for Onsite Technical Services (OTS). This enables our customers to stay focused on their core business, while we seamlessly handle transactions for projects which they don’t have the expertise or resources to accomplish themselves.

Each service center is capable of reverse engineering any gear drive or component to exact OEM specifications, which is backed by the same level of support that is applied to Philadelphia Gear designs.

In addition, by performing a detailed design review of both the gearbox and its application, the service center can determine the uprate potential of the unit.

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Philadelphia Gear is your source for the inspection and repair and upgrade of any brand of equipment. In addition to our proprietary brands, please see the list below for other brands we have repaired and improved. Using state-of-the-art inspection and measurement equipment and techniques, each Philadelphia Gear regional service and manufacturing facility is equipped and staffed to provide qualified answers to critical gear questions.

Repair and Overhaul: Philadelphia Gear personnel are thoroughly skilled in performing gearbox failure root cause analysis. For repairs, we provide full disassembly and cleaning, inspection and measurement, engineering evaluation and recommendations, performance of repairs and spin test.

All repaired equipment is backed by our best-in-industry three-year warranty.

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Scope of Work

Technical Services

  • Condition Monitoring
  • Diagnostics
  • Drive Exchange Program
  • Engineered Upgrades
  • Gear 101 Training
  • GearLogicSM Preservation System
  • On-site Inspection
  • Predictive Maintenance
  • Renewal Part Specification

Rotating Equipment Experience

  • All Bearing Types
  • Bevel Gears
  • Couplings
  • Epicyclic Gears
  • Herringbone Gears
  • Hydroviscous Clutches and Brakes
  • Open Gears
  • Parallel Shaft Gears
  • Planetary Gears
  • Worm Gears

Call your PhilaGear representative today at 800.766.5120 to see how we can extend the life of your critical equipment. After all, our goal is the same as yours: reduce unplanned downtime.

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Up-rating: Philadelphia Gear can determine up-rate potential by performing a detailed review of a gearbox and its application. In many instances, a gearbox can be up-rated without adversely affecting existing gearbox interface requirements. This design capability can be found in our regional service and manufacturing facilities.

Reverse Engineering: By using its 120 years of design experience, Philadelphia Gear and apply its world class standards of function and reliability to any gearbox, regardless of who was the original manufacturer. This will ensure you get Philadelphia Gear quality and performance out of your equipment.

*Philadelphia Gear, Hamilton Gear, WesTech and Western Gear are registered trademarks of Timken Power Systems.

Philadelphia Gear Works on All Brands

Allen Gear
Amarillo
BHS-Voith
Black Clawson
Brad Foote
David Brown
John Brown
Chemineer
Cleveland
Delaval Steam Turbine
D.O. James
Elliott
Falk
Farrell
Flender
Flender-Graffenstaden
Foote Jones
General Electric
*Hamilton Gear
Hansen
Hartig


Hitachi
Horsburgh & Scott
Lightnin
Link-Belt
Lufkin
Maag
Marley
Mitsubishi
Mixco
Nuttall
*Philadelphia Gear
Philadelphia Mixers
Renk
Renold
Siemens
Standard Machine
Sumitomo
Thyssen
*WesTech
*Western Gear
Westinghouse

Philadelphia Gear service centers are designed to work on any brand gearbox. By using the latest in gear design, grinding and heat treating technologies, along with world-class engineering, our proven inspect and repair methods can dramatically increase gear drive reliability and performance.