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Uhing rolling ring drive proved to be incredibly advantageous for drip irrigation applications

The Uhing rolling ring drive has been proving its application versatility for decades. And yet, new applications are constantly emerging. The linear drive now was found to be extremely useful in agriculture […]

TECHNOSOFT’s new iPOS4808 MY-CAT-STO drive features compact and flexible design with 1kW of peak power

The TECHNOSOFT company from Neuchâtel, Switzerland, has released iPOS4808 MY-CAT-STO, an intelligent drive with integrated motion controller offering 1kW of peak power in a compact and flexible design. Conceived as a plug-in […]

Halstrup-Walcher presents its new solution for positioning systems

Halstrup-walcher announces the launch of a new range of products with direct drives for automatic format changeover. These mechatronic systems with integrated control, bus interface and optional absolute measurement system (without battery) […]

TECHNOSOFT’s new iPOS2401 MX drive offers optimum motion control performance for high-end applications

The company TECHNOSOFT, based in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, has released the iPOS2401 MX , an intelligent drive with integrated motion controller offering an optimal solution for positioning applications where space is critical (19 […]


Maxon motor’s releases new EC flat brushless flat motors designed for robotics market

Motors used in robotics must be lightweight while simultaneously providing high torque in order for arms and grippers to move dynamically. This is why Swiss drive specialist maxon motor is offering a […]


Uhing Motion Drive provides a steel refiner convenient operations with optimum winding results

The Uhing Motion Drive is an Uhing rolling ring drive that was endowed “intelligence” by integrating sensors and an electronic controller. A visit to a company operating it illustrates how the system […]


Maxon motor’s brushless flat motors to be utilised for mission-critical tasks in NASA’s next Mars mission

NASA’s next Mars rover will collect soil samples, seal them and deposit them on the Martian surface for future collection and transport back to Earth. Swiss manufacturer maxon motor supplies several drives […]


Halstrup-walcher’s Series 3 positioning systems fulfilled the UL, CSA and ANSI testing standards

Series 3 positioning systems have perfected the ability to adjust machine positioning axes quickly and precisely. These electric drives have now been certified for the US and Canadian markets as meeting UL, […]


Kollmorgen launched its new AKD2G servo drives

Kollmorgen exhibited at Pack Expo, in Las Vegas, NV. In addition to the company’s industry-leading motion technology and latest product enhancements, visitors to Booth C-1751 also saw Kollmorgen’s new AKD2G servo drives. […]


John Deere expands its G-Series motor range with new 620G/GP and 622G/GP model

John Deere is adding to its best-in-class G-Series motor grader lineup with the addition of two models — the 620G/GP and 622G/GP. On display at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, the 620G/GP and 622G/GP are […]


SICK’s HIPERFACE DSL® interface is now available to all users

SICK is opening up the HIPERFACE DSL® interface and, in doing so, is making the tried-and-tested technology available to all users. The market is now set to be provided with yet more […]


Sigmar Gabriel learns about “Green & High-Tech” from MTU

On a visit to Lake Constance, German Minister of Foreign Affairs Sigmar Gabriel visited Rolls-Royce Power Systems in Friedrichshafen on Monday 14 August, to hear about development and production of the very […]


NORD’s new solution for IoT applications enables the availability of drive data real time in the cloud

For IoT-driven machine and plant engineering, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS now offers solutions for making drive data available in real time in a cloud environment. All drive axes can be monitored from anywhere in […]