Milburn Engineering

Gear Consulting

Project List
Client List

Project List

Failure Analysis


Investigate failure of cooling fan drives and provide technical assistance in pursuit of warranty claim.


Perform due diligence analysis, design reviews, gearbox inspections and investigate gear and bearing failures of wind turbine gearboxes from 600KW to 3MW.


Investigate the failure of a 16-foot diameter gear driving the diffuser tower in a sugar factory and supervise a temporary repair.  Develop drawings and specifications for a new gear, help in the selection of a vendor, and supervise the installation of the new gear.




            Perform antenna gearbox stiffness calculations to verify that it met specifications.


Perform wind turbine gearbox inspections prior to the expiration of turbine warranties.


Supervise the alignment of the gear and pinion for a large coal train dumping station