Auxiliary Drives

A large SSS Turning Gear Clutch (pinion type) incorporated in a package with a 140MW SSS Clutch in a Gas Turbine generator set.

More than 5000 SSS clutches have been supplied to automatically connect/disconnect...

• Gas and steam turbine slow speed turning gears driven by electric or hydraulic motors
• Gas turbine starting systems using electric motors, hydraulic motors, diesel engines, expansion turbines, combustion turbines, etc.
• Starter drives to run up electrical generators to synchronous speed
• SSS Clutches can be supplied for fitting within a gearbox or for external mounting in their own casing.
• Clutch designs are available which will act as spacer type flexible couplings to accept misalignment or axial movement of the connected shafts.

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