PHILADELPHIA GEAR CUSTOMER LITERATURE NOW AVAILABLE
Technical manuals, newsletter, preventive maintenance
white paper offered through www.philagear.com
November 5, 2002 (Norristown, PA) - Philadelphia
Gear Corporation, a full-service provider of gearing and power transmission
solutions, announces the online availability of technical literature
for Philadelphia Gear customers, through www.philagear.com.
Now available in the "Manuals & Literature"
section at www.philagear.com are eleven technical manuals, downloadable
as PDF files. Philadelphia Gear technical manuals include important
information on the installation, operation and maintenance of Philadelphia
Gear drives. Plus, as the exclusive provider of Western Gear &
WesTech products, Philadelphia Gear offers manuals for the range
of Western and WesTech units, including High-Speed Gear Units and
Cooling Tower Speed Reducers, to name a few.
Also available through the "Manuals &
Literature" section is "Preventive maintenance:
an examination of the root causes of gearbox failure"
a white paper that provides plant managers and service technicians
with the knowledge to identify causes of gearbox failure,
a key step in establishing an effective preventive maintenance
program. This ten-page educational paper examines common problems
associated with gearbox failure - supplemented with real world
testimonials - and can be ordered online free of charge.
"Lifecycle," Philadelphia Gear's free
quarterly newsletter can now be viewed as a PDF file via the
"News & Events" section at www.philagear.com.
"Lifecycle" content includes new products and services,
case studies, new personnel profiles, and other information
on Philadelphia Gear business initiatives. Case histories
are the primary focus of each issue, providing readers with
a first-hand account of Philadelphia Gear's aftermarket services
in practice. Visitors can also sing-up via the "News
& Events" section for hard-copy distribution of "Lifecycle".
"Over the past year we've taken steps to
transform our web site into a resource for Philadelphia Gear
customers," says Carl Rapp, President and CEO, Philadelphia
Gear. "Making our customer-focused literature available
online, free of charge, was the next logical step in our continuing
efforts to keep our customers informed and educated on what
Philadelphia Gear has to offer."
A founding member of the American Gear Manufacturers
Association (AGMA), Philadelphia Gear offers products and
services found in use worldwide; conveyor gear drives used
in long wall coal mining operations, to emergency repair services
critical to the power generation industries. The company serves
thousands of customers across the globe from its regional
service and manufacturing facilities in New Castle, DE; Birmingham,
AL; Chicago, IL; Houston, TX; and Los Angeles, CA. Philadelphia
Gear is headquartered in Norristown, PA.
For more information on Philadelphia Gear, call
1-800-766-5120, fax 610-337-5637.