SMS group in North America expertly maintains patented SIEFLEX® Oil-Lubricated Gear-Type Spindles manufactured by SMS group. Our maintenance services can keep mill spindles operating in peak condition while minimizing maintenance costs.
In addition to providing scheduled periodic maintenance, SMS group also provides emergency breakdown service and modifications designed to upgrade existing designs, improve spindle reliability, and lower operating costs.
Because SMS group is the sole authorized service provider for SMS group GmbH equipment in North America, we have full and open access to all OEM drawings and SMS group engineers. We can ensure that repairs are in full accordance with original specifications.
With more than 50 SMS group engineers dedicated to drive and drive components, we can successfully address design and operational issues that affect spindle performance and provide solutions for cost-effective operation.
To ensure spindle reliability, exact procedures are employed throughout the entire process of inspection, disassembly, testing, repair, reassembly, final checking, and alignment. We also keep detailed histories to help identify operational issues, extend spindle life, and reduce downtime.