Visitors to Kumera Norgear’s stand at Nor-Shipping were given a sneak preview of the new 1100 multi shaft auxiliary gearbox, which can be descriveddescribed in three words: light, compact, optimised.
Important features and benefits include:
- New valve block
- Weight reduced to 2250 kg from 3500 kg
- Overall dimensions of the gearbox are reduced by 20%
- Oil capacity is reduced to 90 liters from 350 liters
- Better gear design and controlled manufacturing methods
- Compact casing
- Standardised components
- Optimised bearing
- Better clutch engagement
–Our new 1100 multi shaft gearbox for auxiliary applications offers customers solid benefits through optimalisation of size, weight and operation. This means easier transportation, handling and mounting, less weight for the vessel and from a life cycle perspective, it is much more more environmental friendly, says Fredrik Kvamme, Engineering Manager at Kumera Norgear.