Established in 1971, American VULKAN Corporation (AVC) has three divisions; VULKAN COUPLINGS, VULKAN DRIVE TECH and VULKAN LOKRING. We serve the Marine, Industrial, Construction, Refrigeration and HVAC markets throughout North America , Central America, the Caribbean, and several countries in South America like Venezuela, Peru, Colombia and Ecuador. Through our highly qualified and experienced staff and engineers we ensure that our COUPLING, DRIVE TECH and LOKRING products are manufactured at the highest industrial quality standards. As confirmed by our certification with the International organization for Standardization (ISO 9001.2008) and, Supplier Quality Excellence Process Certification awarded by Caterpillar, Inc. AVC values and ensures a very high quality from our products and services for the benefit of our customers. We strive to continuously meet the ever growing demands of the Marine market with new products, like our new VULKARDAN-F.
Carbon fiber reinforced synthetic material saving up to 70% of weight compared to steel shaft; longer spans between bearings lead to an elimination of intermediate bearings; bounded metal flange at both ends for connection to the flanges in the drive train; noise attenuation & damping; non-wearing,no corrosion; low thermal expansions; a-magnetic.
More than 15 years of experience in the vibration analysis field allows American Vulkan under the Name of Vulkan-DMR to supply a wide range of products in order to satisfy our customer needs. The product range includes the following Engine Mounts:
- Resilient Mounts
- Shock Mounts
- Exhaust Mounts
- Shaft Tail Couplings
- Stationary Mounts
We are certified by most well known Classification Societies such as:
- American Bureau of Shipping
- Det Norske Veritas
- Lloyd’s Register of Shipping
- Germanischer Lloyd’s
- Registro Italiano Navale
- Bureau Veritas
All our products are tested in our laboratory by means of a Lloyd Instrument LR Series Press Machine NAMAS certified, that can investigate the load/deflection characteristics of our products.
This operation permits Vulkan-DMR to issue Factory Conformity Certificates as a total guarantee on our products and in compliance with our Quality System in that meets the requirement of ANSI/ISO/ASQ Q9001-2000 as well as customer-specific requirements.
VULKAN Couplings is proud to introduce the all new VULKARDAN-F,a range of couplings which brings together VULKAN’s extensive experience andinnovation to the marine industry. The new coupling offers considerablebenefits over those currently on the market. It has improved torsionalcharacteristics, has a reducedinstallation length and is up to 40% lighter due to its compact design, allthis with cost benefits as well.
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