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Looming Large - January/February 2016

The article "Looming Large" appeared in the January/February 2016 issue of Gear Technology.

Summary
Let's talk about large gears. Not the size or scope or inspection process, but the forecast and market potential in areas that utilize these massive components. We'll examine key industry segments like energy and mining and tap IHS Economics for a forecast for 2016 and 2017 (spoiler alert: it's not great). Additionally, we'll discuss some of the critical factors influencing global big gear manufacturers Ferry-Capitain and Hofmann Engineering.

Keywords
Big Gears, Ferry-Capitain, IHS Global, wind, energy, AWEA, Hofmann Engineering

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