Category Archives: Projects

Electromagnetic brakes for virtual reality

SG Transmission is now spending a significant amount of time developing electromagnetic brakes for virtual reality (VR) technology, as its research and development team provide solutions to assist in safety, therapy and well-being applications. Once associated predominantly with gaming, virtual reality is fast becoming a boom industry for many sectors,… Read More

High torque brake for access control system heightens security

SG Transmission has successfully designed a customised brake for an access control system with torque 25% higher than the industry average. The high torque, electromagnetic toothed brake is used to control the gate of a high security door access control system. The design team at SG Transmission were approached by… Read More

Clutch brake secures SG Transmission five year deal with TGW

SG Transmission has signed a renewed five year contract with TGW Logistics Group to provide an innovative clutch brake solution for a conveyor application that will be employed in some of the world’s largest distribution networks. TGW Logistics Group, a global systems provider of automated logistic solutions, has been working… Read More

SG Transmission design hybrid product for industry leader

The design team at SG Transmission have been working with a customer to design a one of a kind hybrid product. The clutch with an electromagnetic toothed lock was developed in response to an enquiry from a brand leader in the medical devices market experiencing problems with its existing supplier…. Read More