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Kollmorgen’s AKD Decentralized Servo System chosen as a Golden Mousetrap Finalist 2016

Kollmorgen announced that its AKD Decentralized Servo System has been honored as a Golden Mousetrap Finalist in the Automation and Control category. The annual awards are sponsored by Design News to recognize […]

Baumüller introduces its new multi-axis controller b maXX 5800

With the new multi-axis controller b maXX 5800, Baumüller, the Nuremberg drive and automation specialist, provides a compact solution for controlling up to six drive axes, e.g., for robot and handling applications. […]

HepcoMotion to demonstrate its linear motion technology at PPMA Total Show 2016

HepcoMotion will be showcasing a selection of its industry leading range of linear motion technology at PPMA Total Show 2016. Demonstrating the depth of its product ranges ideally suited to designers of […]

Tolomatic MXB-S linear belt drive actuator designed for harsh environments

Tolomatic’s family of MXB electric belt-drive actuators includes a new solid bearing load-carrying design ideal for harsh environments. The trapezoidal solid bearing provides a rigid, long-lasting bearing system capable of operating in […]


NORD vector drives receives UL certification for Canada

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS AC vector drives up to 90 kW have been certified by Underwriters Laboratories of Canada. This is in addition to the existing UL certification for the United States and allows […]


Rollon’s Motion Box features the compact and reliable TH actuators

Since actuators serve as the workhorse of so many applications, they must be reliable. When specifying a Cartesian robot system, the overall quality of actuator is essential. And picking an actuator with […]


Tolomatic electric actuators now with Rockwell Automation software

Tolomatic electric rod actuators and rodless electro-mechanical actuators are available for specification on Rockwell Automation’s Motion Analyzer web-based software, making it easier for engineer teams to specify, design and validate complete motion […]


Haydon Kerk’s new WGS Wide Guide Screw is now available on its e-commerce website

Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions recently added the WGS Wide Guide Screw to its linear slide product line. Now, the WGS can be ordered from the Haydon Kerk e-commerce website with orders shipped […]


Thousands of charging points from MENNEKES are operated daily in Europe

With MENNEKES, the specialist for intelligent eMobility charging solutions, you charge up your day. Today, many thousands of charging points by MENNEKES are in daily operation in Europe; they satisfy many needs […]


Beckhoff introduces its new EJ-series EtherCAT plug-in modules

EJ-series EtherCAT plug-in modules provide an efficient wiring solution for machines built in large and medium-sized production runs. With new motion modules, space-saving compact drive technology from Beckhoff is seamlessly integrated into […]


NORD showcased its advanced condition monitoring capabilities of its drives at Hannover Messe 2016

Drives with advanced condition monitoring capabilities that support predictive maintenance were showcased by NORD DRIVESYSTEMS at this year’s Hannover Messe exhibition. NORD employed frequency inverters with an integrated PLC to monitor the […]


Maxon motor releases its latest DC motors, planetary gearheads and modular controllers

maxon motor, the Swiss drive specialist, is introducing a variety of new products from super-fast brushless DC motors and robust planetary gearheads to modular controllers. Drive technology is becoming more intuitive than […]


WEG supplied Oman with drive systems optimized for extraction of older oil fields

Achieving maximum productivity from oil and gas fields is the prime goal for the petrochemical industry but the extraction process becomes more difficult as fields become depleted. With this in mind, leading […]