Case Study: Apex Hydraulics Designs Special Mining Brake


DETROIT, Mich.–There is an old adage that makes brake engineering sound a bit more romantic than it is. “Wherever there is a wheel, there needs to be a brake”. And that not only goes for the newest Ford, Mercedes or John Deere, but the incredibly specialized heavy equipment industry.

Based in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire in the UK, Apex Hydraulics designs, manufactures, and repair of a wide range of hydraulic components, assemblies, and complete systems. Recently Apex was commissioned to produce some innovative safety equipment for the mining industry.

Source: https://www.hydraulicspneumatics.com/cylinders-actuators/cylinders-works-against-brakes

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