XMiner Industrial Gear Units for the Mining and Aggregates Industries.

XMiner Industrial Gear Units for the Mining and Aggregates Industries.

XMiner Industrial Gear Units for the Mining and Aggregates Industries.

Jul 09, 2024 | SEW-EURODRIVE

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SEW-EURODRIVE Introduces XMiner Industrial Gear Units for the Mining and Aggregates Industries.

Wellford, SC – SEW-EURODRIVE is proud to announce the launch of XMiner Industrial Gear Units, specifically designed for the rigorous demands of mining and aggregates applications including conveyor systems, crushers, and apron feeders. Built on the trusted X.e series platform, the XMiner units are now available with local engineering, stocking, and assembly in Wellford, South Carolina, ensuring quick and reliable support for North American customers.


Innovative Drive Solutions for Heavy-Duty Applications

The XMiner Industrial Gear Units are tailored to meet the high-performance requirements of mining operations. Key features and benefits include:


  • Reversible housing; can be inverted for either right-hand or left-hand shaft location
  • Extremely robust housing
  • Helical-bevel gear unit
  • Single-piece or split-gear unit housing
  • Numerous torque arm anchor mounting locations
  • Distinctive modular technology
  • Large selection of standard accessories
  • Either CCW or CW rotation


  • High power density reduces weight and cost
  • Patented cooling systems eliminate the need for expensive cooling alternatives
  • Reduced inventory/spares
  • Local engineering and application support provided for proper sizing
  • Quick delivery times for standard versions and spare parts
  • Worldwide service and customization options are available

The alignment-free plug-and-play design simplifies installation, while the Taconite heavy-duty sealing system for abrasive environments like mining and cement, features grease purge-able labyrinth seals and laminar rings to prevent debris from entering the gear unit.

"We designed our XMiner Industrial Gear Units to reduce the hassle of machine design, installation, operation, and maintenance of heavy-duty conveyors. The XMiner’s design ensures a quick and flexible setup, significantly reducing downtime. This product meets the mining industry's rigorous demands while enhancing operational efficiency."
– Austin Burdette, Product & Business Development Manager – Industrial Gearing,

The XMiner features gear ratios ranging from 6.3 – 450 in 2, 3, and 4-stage configurations with output torque to 1,637,389 lb-in in multiple finely-stepped frame sizes. Large industrial gear units from SEW-EURODRIVE combine world-class quality with local availability and support, making them an excellent choice for mining and heavy industrial operations requiring reliable and robust gear solutions.

"The XMiner Industrial Gear Units provide top-tier technology with unmatched availability and service. SEW-EURODRIVE's extensive local support guarantees rapid access to parts and expert assistance, ensuring reliable heavy industry operations."
– Mark Jones, Director of Sales – Industrial Gearing, SEW-EURODRIVE

Availability and Support

SEW-EURODRIVE’s industrial gear service group specializes in gear unit repair, reengineering and field service. Our services include a full range of inspection, evaluation, and repair with OEM factory bearings, seals, gears, and shafts replacement on SEW-EURODRIVE units. With a global footprint of 24 industrial gear service centers, we are one of the largest providers of large gear unit service and repair. Our after-hours emergency hotline (USA) is staffed 24 hours a day and can be reached at +1 888-739-3876.


SEW-EURODRIVE is a global leader in drive technology, providing innovative solutions for heavy industrial industries for over 90 years. The key to our competitive advantage lies in creating innovative energy-efficient solutions: from the modular system of drive components to the cost effective drive packages that are custom made for specific applications.

Going to MINExpo in September? SEW-EURODRIVE’s team of mining application specialists will be presenting the XMiner at Booth# 8695.

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Wellford, SC 29385
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