All about offshore: Warner Electric brings Power Take Off (PTO) Bell Housing clutch to OTC 2023
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All about offshore: Warner Electric brings Power Take Off (PTO) Bell Housing clutch to OTC 2023

May 5, 2023
Regal Rexnord at OTC 2023

Warner Electric has been designing and producing clutches for decades. Learn how our solutions are utilized by offshore energy OEMs!

Warner Electric – along with Regal Rexnord brands Wichita Clutch, Svendborg Brakes, Stromag, Ameridrives, TB Wood’s, and Twiflex – supply technically advanced clutch and brake solutions for a wide range of offshore energy applications.

Our new electric Power Take Off (PTO) Bell Housing clutch requires low maintenance and no adjustments. Our clutch is used on the following offshore applications:

  • Pumps
  • Winches
  • Power units

Rod Laisure is a product manager for Warner Electric. He’s been working on clutch design for decades – and Rod believes the PTO is the way of the future.

Rod Laisure at OTC 2023

Rod Laisure, global product manager for Warner Electric

“It upgrades you to new technology from previous, very old mechanical technology that requires many adjustments, much maintenance,” he says. “This offers you the option to have remote control with the flip of a switch … or can be incorporated into your engine control system or vehicle control systems.”

Outside of offshore applications, the PTO can be utilized in agriculture applications – such as irrigation pivot systems – and much more.

“It can be used on any universal power unit that has an engine with a power take off disconnect.”

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