Artec commissions new in-house test bed

Artec expands its in-house aftermarket support capabilities with the installation of a new no-load variable speed test cell. All gearboxes which are overhauled and rebuilt by Artec shall undergo a 2 hour (or 4 hour) no-load diagnostic test. This shall include a full spectrum vibration analysis, noise measurements, temperature monitoring and well has no-load gearbox efficiency measurements.

Future expansion plans include high speed testing according to API-613/5 requirements.

Current system capabilities include:

  • 125 Hp variable frequency motor drive (expandable to 350 HP)
  • 120 GPM self contained lube oil system (expandable to 300 GPM)
  • 16'x8' slotted bed plate
  • Real time full frequency spectrum vibration diagnostic analyzer
  • Real time temperature and noise monitoring equipment.


General Information:

Product Sales:

Mexico: Eduardo Niño de Rivera


Office (USA): +1(203)484-2002
Office (Mexico): +52 (55) 5211 6582

24 hr Emergency Service
& Support Phone (USA): +1(203)675-0284


Fax (USA): +1(203)488-2969
Fax (Mexico): +52 (55) 5286 3746


Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

iso-9001-2008-certified industrial gearbox repair