News of Note
Things are happening in the gear industry. Here's a look at some of the latest.
Richard Dauch: 1942-2013
Richard E. Dauch, 71, co-founder and executive chairman of American Axle & Manufacturing, passed away at his home on August 2, 2013... Read more.
Schafer Appoints Gear Unit Manager
Bipin Doshi, president of Schafer Industries, has announced the appointment of Thomas L. Troyan as manager of the company's Gear Unit where he is responsible for three plant locations including managing customer and supplier relations...Read more.
Drake Hires Product Development Engineer
Drake Manufacturing Services Co. has recently hired Olguta Marinescu as a product development engineer. She has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering...Read more.
Dr. William Mark Releases Book on Gear Metrology
Performance-Based Gear Metrology: Kinematic-Transmission-Error Computation and Diagnosis, written by William Mark, Ph.D., is a mathematically rigorous explanation of how manufacturing deviations and damage on the working surfaces of gear teeth cause transmission-error contributions to vibration excitations...Read more.