The ExaktGroup is an unique platform on which technical specialists cooperate. The aim of the Group is to deliver a seamless scope of Products and Services for the installation, maintenance and repair of rotating machinery. The Group is formed by companies performing services in the field of Alignment, In-Situ Machining and Propulsion&Hydraulics.
The “Soft-Mount” package was developed to provide excellent vibration and noise isolation for propulsion engines with flanged on gearboxes. The system is comprised of the BR-T type isolators that are designed to carry full propeller thrust without locking up (thus providing isolation over the entire speed range) and the RT coupling which is also designed to carry full propeller thrust, both ahead and astern.
The RT coupling provides:
More information on the BR-T isolator and the RT coupling can be found in the leaflet on this. Some 400 vessels have been fitted with this system.