Gearoscopy®  gear condition report and repair

Application: wind power gear unit
Gear manufacturer: Valmet
Type: S3GHD-506X
Gear type: herringbone spur gear system
Data for repair: no technical data available
Damage: extensive damage to self-aligning bearings, severe grey patches on gear mesh points, foaming lubrication oil

Work carried out:

  • Gearoscopy® – gear unit condition report
  • Inspection of all gears and bearings
  • Inspection report including photos
  • Suggested overhaul work (immediate replacement of bearings to prevent subsequent damage)
  • Dismantling gear unit and checking gear meshing in Eisenbeiss repair workshop
  • Report on all gear components
  • Measure gear casing
  • Renovate pinion shaft and spur gears
  • Replace all bearings and seals

Turnaround time: 6 weeks

Getriebe Reparatur

On-site inspection of wind power gear unit

Getriebe Reparatur

Gearoscopy® – Endoscopy: analyse the condition of the gearing on-site at the wind power plant

Getriebe Reparatur

Inspection report including photos and suggestion for renovation