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KTI pipe dampers in the Al Zour power plant in Kuwait

Concerns above safe pipe flow:

Sudden changes in flow volume in pipe systems carrying liquids and gases can cause unwelcome pressure surges. The operators of the Al Zour power plant in Kuwait wanted to protect their pipes from such stress factors. KTI provided the solution for specific vibration damping...

Lasco double-acting hammer with 125 kJ impact energy and a KTI soft direct suspension used by Flükiger & Co. AG in Oberburg/Switzerland.

Double-acting hammer makes global debut

Die Flükiger & Co. AG in Oberburg/Schweiz betreibt seit vielen Jahren mehrere Oberdruckhämmer, die elastisch gelagert sind. Nachdem weitere Wohnhäuser in der Nachbarschaft erstellt wurden, sah sie sich mit Beschwerden aus der Nachbarschaft konfrontiert. Die Anwohner beklagten starke Erschütterungen in ihren neuen Wohngebäuden. Diese Emissionen verschwanden dank der Abfederung eines Oberdruckhammers auf eine äußerst niedrige Eigenfrequenz...

Chinese Baixie hammer with KTI direct spring suspension; Kröger Stahlumformung GmbH in Attendorn.

A first for Germany

A forging plant in the Sauerland region of Germany invested in a double-acting hammer of the Chinese manufacturer Baixie.  With the support of the general importer of Baixie products to Germany, Ferrolink GmbH in Remscheid, KTI engineers cushioned the vibrations from the hammer by means of a direct spring suspension without additional weight...

Wilhelm-Kaufmann-Steg pedestrian bridge in Salzburg.

Tuned mass damper for pedestrian bridge

The span length and the narrow design of the pedestrian bridge over the river Salzach posed the problem of inadmissible vibrations being generated by pedestrians and cyclists. Three KTI dampers quickly solved the problem...

Tilting tuned mass damper before shipping, housing lid still unclosed.

Tilting tuned mass damper

As soon as workers stepped on to them, the working platforms began to vibrate unacceptably. There was no way quality work could be carried out. The newly developed and tilting KTI tuned mass damper provided a permanent solution...

KTI spring bearings for protecting fire-fighting systems during earthquakes.

Fire extinguishing systems for industrial plants and buildings:

Fire protection systems for industrial plants must provide security at all times – including in the event of earthquakes. Full safety is provided by KTI spring isolators of the newly developed GB series...

DIN ISO 9001

Confirmed by auditors

The auditor came, saw and audited. He then stated his findings: KTI-Schwingungstechnik GmbH passed the supervision audit according to DIN EN ISO 9001...