Philadelphia Gear high horsepower gear drives power the steepest angle and highest tension slope belts in North America. These high capacity drives feature internal flywheels, low-speed backstops and caliper breaks. Other Philadelphia Gear products, such as bevel helical roller mill drives and right angle gear drives, have been engineered and upgraded to meet the need for increased production output in mining applications.

Whether for coal, copper, iron ore or precious metals mining, Philadelphia Gear's knowledge of gear design and manufacturing for the mining industry offers professionals the opportunity to have one source for all of their power transmission needs. From new equipment rebuilds, uprates, upgrades, parts and services for any brand of power transmission equipment, Philadelphia Gear regional service and manufacturing facilities allow for timely service no matter where the location.

Other innovative solutions offered for the day-to-day operations of the mining industry include meeting the challenge of rapidly replacing cooling tower drivers and spare parts. These drives are ideal for powering the business side of the mining industry, including operations and plant facilities.

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Philadelphia Gear provides gearing and service for the following companies:

Allied Conveyors ( 
Bucyrus International ( 
Cemex ( 
Cordero Mining
Drummond ( 
Empire Mining
KHD Humboldt Wedag ( 
Metso Minerals ( 
National Steel Pellet ( 
Pennsylvania Lime ( 
San Juan Coal
Svedala Industries ( 
Tenneco Packaging
Thunder Basin Coal
Tilden Mining Company
USC Corp.

Mining Industry Services

If the power transmission equipment in your plant has a leakage problem or if it fails to operate altogether, contact Philadelphia Gear to have your project reviewed by one of our engineering experts. We’ll provide a thorough inspection, and provide you with a detailed report noting our findings, recommendations, and firm gearbox repair costs. If approved, we’ll repair your gearbox in accordance to and, in most cases, beyond the specifications of the original equipment manufacturer. As a complementary service to our customers, we offer on-site rapid turnaround gearbox repair. In the field or at one of our regional service facilities, Philadelphia Gear provides the engineering solutions and comprehensive gearbox repair services your plant can rely on to run at the highest level of efficiency and productivity.

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