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Going Beyond Project Success to Industry Change

(03/09/2010)

Sometimes, a solution merely takes care of the problem at-hand. But every once in a while, that solution revolutionizes the industry. Case in point is Direct Fixation Fastener (DFF) technology – components that hold the rail on wood or concrete sleepers, concrete slabs or slabs floating on cushioned pads. LORD Corporation’s DFF, first used in the 1960s, now has more than two million applications around the world. It has gained acceptance as a cost-effective means to reduce tunnel and aerial structure construction costs, reduce track maintenance as well as stray current and ground-borne vibrations.

Industries respond to cost-effective products that not only reduce vibration but also decrease maintenance, as evidenced by DFFs becoming the industry standard in the transit sector.

Vibration & Motion Control in the News

LORD Corporation Develops Vibration and Shock Calculato...

LORD Corporation has developed and released an application for Apple and Android devices as an update to their popular analog slide rule vibration calculator.

LORD Corporation’s OMNI Active Vibration Control System...

LORD Corporation announces that AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, decided to proceed with the qualification of the new OMNI AVC system on AW's aircrafts.

LORD Corporation’s Active Vibration Control System Sele...

LORD Corporation has announced the award of an Active Vibration Control System (AVCS) contract with Bell Helicopter for the Bell 525 Relentless program.

LORD Corporation Selects Channel Partner for Aerospace ...

LORD Corporation has selected Spectech as a sales channel partner for its standard aerospace and aircraft interior products.

LORD Corporation Selected by Kestrel for the Engine Mou...

LORD Corporation was selected by Kestrel Aircraft to provide an engine mount solution for the all composite single-engine turboprop aircraft.
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LORD MicroStrain Wins Sensors Expo Innovation Award for...

LORD MicroStrain® Sensing Systems – a global leader in developing embedded sensing systems for aerospace and industrial markets – has been awarded a 2014 Best of Sensors Expo ...

LORD MicroStrain® Announces Series of Enhancements to S...

LORD Corporation MicroStrain® Sensing Systems has announced a series of enhancements to its SensorCloud cloud-based sensor data platform (http://www.SensorCloud.com).

LORD Corporation to Expand Pennsylvania Facility to Ser...

At a groundbreaking ceremony today, LORD Corporation announced a facility expansion in Cambridge Springs, Pa. to enhance its manufacturing capability for the oil and gas marke...

LORD Develops Fluid-Free Shimmy Damper for the Piper Ai...

LORD Corporation has developed a fluid-free shimmy damper for the Piper PA-28/32 aircraft.

LORD Corporation Opens New Houston Office For Future Gr...

LORD Corporation announced the opening of a new office in Houston to support customers in the midwestern and southwestern United States.
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LORD Corporation Receives Improved Vibration Control Sy...

LORD Corporation has announced the award of a two-year contract with The Boeing Company to integrate and qualify an Improved Vibration Control System (IVCS) for the CH-47 Chin...

LORD CORPORATION’S ALTIERI PRESENTS PAPER AT AMERICAN H...

LORD CORPORATION’S ALTIERI PRESENTS PAPER AT AMERICAN HELICOPTER SOCIETY’S ANNUAL FORUM 70

LORD Develops Fluid-Free Shimmy Damper for the Piper Ai...

LORD Corporation has developed a fluid-free shimmy damper for the Piper PA-28/32 aircraft.

LORD MicroStrain Wins Manufacturing Leadership Award

The Manufacturing Leadership (ML) Council has named LORD MicroStrain Sensing Systems as one of 100 recipients of the 2014 Enterprise Technology Leadership Award.

LORD Corporation Opens New Houston Office For Future Gr...

LORD Corporation announced the opening of a new office in Houston to support customers in the midwestern and southwestern United States.