Magnetic Bearing Technology: Turning Potential into Reality

Magnetic bearings - used in high-speed turbomachines, motors and generators and direct drive systems - are already proven in a variety of industries. Synchrony innovations have made magnetic bearing solutions even more attractive for many applications never thought possible, setting new standards in performance, reliability, miniaturization, and more. Read on to find out how this technology works - and how it can work for you.

How Magnetic Bearings Work

Magnetic bearing systems are rapidly increasing as industries from HVAC to oil & gas discover their unique benefits. Find out more about the technology behind these benefits - and how it can meet your needs

Benefits of Magnetic Bearings

Why Use Magnetic Bearings? Choosing magnetic bearings can help save time, save money, and save space. Learn more about the benefits of choosing magnetic bearings in your machinery.

Rotordynamics & Machine Optimization

Synchrony rotordynamics specialists work closely with OEMs to develop numerical models to ensure that your machine achieves stable performance. Find out how.

AMB Terminology

Magnetic bearing technology has evolved its own language and terminology as new advances and new applications appear.

Magnetic Bearing FAQs

Find FAQs about magnetic bearings and high-speed motors and generators and their applications.

Related Links

White Paper - Improving Rotating Machinery Performance with Dresser-Rand’s Synchrony® Active Magnetic Bearings (387 KB PDF)
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