Western Gearbox Repair Onsite Technical Services

Standard Machine’s Onsite Technical Services (OTS) program provides our customers with a solution to gearing and power transmission-related problems that allows them to one-stop-shop.  There maybe instances where you simply can’t pull a piece of critical equipment out of service and ship it to a repair facility hundreds of miles of way. That’s where OTS can help.  We offer our customers a total onsite solution to gearbox related issues.  With one call to Standard Machine, we’ll be able to define a scope of work that may include not only taking the gearboxes out and putting them back in, but also rebuilding them “in place,” re-boring the housings at the the customers’ location, any and all necessary rigging operations, mobilization of manpower, transportation of equipment and so forth. 

Onsite Technical Services Capabilities from A to Z

Virtually anything you’ll run into that’s related to your Western gearbox can be handled by our OTS program. Standard Machine is the leader in the industry for Western gearbox repair services at your location.  The following is a list of core activities that we can provide for your Western gearbox that are designed specifically to help reduce your downtime.

  • Alignment services including laser, optical and reverse
  • Balancing of rotating elements
  • Complete on-site gearbox overhauling capability
  • Diagnostic services with full customer documentation
  • Engineering and reverse engineering of components
  • Failure analysis
  • Grouting of foundations and equipment
  • Housing re-boring
  • In-place machining
  • Journal and gear hardness checks
  • Keyway cutting
  • Line boring
  • Non-destructive testing including magnetic particle inspection
  • Millwright services
  • Oil sampling and analysis
  • Preventative and predictive maintenance programs
  • Quality and safety certifications
  • Removal and reinstallation of gearboxes and related equipment
  • Spare parts and drive exchange programs available
  • Temperature readings by infrared laser
  • Ultrasonic testing
  • Vibration analysis
  • Welding
  • X-factor of more than a century’s worth of experience
  • Yellow gear marking compound for tooth contact checks
  • Zero defect operating philosophy


Western Gearbox Repair

Types of Western Gearboxes We Can Repair, Service or Manufacture

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