Vibration Specialty Corporation (VSC)

VSC has been the industrial partner for preventing machinery failures and unnecessary repairs since 1918. In fact, VSC’s history includes helping to pave the way for the Industrial Revolution with such customers as Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. VSC provides 24-hour service in machinery diagnostics, balancing, and alignment. Using state-of-the-art instrumentation (now developed-in house), skilled and experienced field engineers, accurately evaluate machine conditions in many industries including power generation, industrial gases, pulp and paper, and the marine industry, just to name a few. The Protect Wireless monitoring system provides everyone the ability to conduct remote vibration analysis. You can closely monitor any piece of equipment’s static, dynamic (vibration analysis) and differential process and vibration data from anywhere around the globe.

Company details

100 Geiger Road , Philadelphia , Pennsylvania 19115 USA

Locations Served

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Industry Type:
Health and Safety - Noise and Vibration
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Globally (various continents)
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Our service center balanced Mr. Edison’s turbines and generators, and Mr. Ford’s Model T crank shafts. Since then, VSC has remained the trusted leader in predictive maintenance by developing and using the most modern technologies for advanced problem detection and resolution.

A complete line of condition monitoring products is also available, including hardware and software that is presently unrivaled. Training services are also provided for those interested in developing or enhancing in-house skills.

Emergency service is available at your facility or in the VSC Balancing Center. Service personnel are accustomed to evaluating rotating equipment (large, small, low speed, high speed, flexible, rigid) in both land-based and marine applications.

Balancing service is available at your facility or in the VSC Balancing Center. The Balancing Center can accommodate rotors weighing up to 20,000 lbs. in house and up to 400,000 lbs. on site. ISO, ANSI, MIL, API, etc. are some of the tolerances with which compliance is routinely met or surpassed.