Belden Universal Scheduled to Speak at Fabtech 2017 in Chicago, USA.
Join us at our session titled "What is Beyond Universal? A Journey Into Customizing Universal Joints" - Monday, November 6. Speaker: Maxine Gomez, Application Specialist. Click here for your free EXPO PASS.
How would you like to deepen your understanding of the functions and customization of universal joints and drive shafts? Modifying these parts for special applications can be a highly complex process with countless nuances and pitfalls. This presentation will include an overview of the 'anatomy' of universal joints and drive shafts. Going beyond the basics, it will also provide a deep-dive into the various aspects of customization, including coatings, materials and lubricants; hub features, bearings and bushing designs. The session will conclude with a real-life case study from the metal processing industry.
Construction of Belden's new, 40,000 sq ft production facility is progressing rapidly. The expansion was fueled by Belden's steady growth over the last two decades, necessitating larger space for employees and for a more streamlined production flow. Relocation will proceed in staged phases this fall and expected to conclude by late 2017. Click here to read the
Marlborough, MA - Ruland Manufacturing Co., Inc. is proud to sponsor the 2016 FIRST Robotics Competition by donating a large assortment of shaft collars, rigid couplings, and motion control couplings. The FIRST Robotics Competition kicked off on Saturday January 9th, and challenges high-school students from around the world to design, build, and program a complex robot within six weeks. Teams compete with their robots over 120 multi-day events worldwide – all leading up to the 2016 FIRST Championship at the Edward Jones Dome, April 27-30 in St. Louis. Ruland believes strongly in education and is excited to help inspire a future generation of engineers.
Marlborough, MA - Bill Hewitson has been promoted to President of Ruland Manufacturing Co., Inc. after serving as Vice President of Operations for the previous eight years. He is the third president in the company’s history and succeeds Bob Ruland who will continue to oversee the company as Chairman....
We thank our employees for their hard work, innovation and excellence that elevated Belden to become the nation’s leading manufacturer of custom precision universal joints.
Belden Universal is the winner of the Golden Mousetrap Awards 2015