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Baumüller to reveals its latest automation and drives development at Interpack 2014

When new trends in packaging solutions are again presented at the Interpack fair in Düsseldorf in May 2014, mechanical engineers who need information about automation and drives should visit the Baumüller Stand […]

WEG motors selected to drive cooling tower fans at Sochi Winter Olympics

The mix of winners and losers at this year’s Sochi Winter Olympics may have been unpredictable, but one thing was for certain; keeping the relevant competition areas adequately snow-covered for the entire […]

WEG to sponsor Europump Conference 2014

WEG, a global leader in automation and control technologies, has announced that it is to sponsor the Europump Conference which is to be held at St. Andrews in Scotland in May 2014. […]

More productive and reliable mechatronic drive solutions by Lenze

The basis of this drive solution is provided by the new, finely graduated g500 range of gearboxes, which have been specially designed to convert motor speed into torque as intelligently and precisely […]

Uhing’s first mechatronics study reveals under water linear drive nut RS with electronic drive

Uhing presents the first mechatronics study ever: linear drive nut RS with electronic drive under water. For the first time ever, Joachim Uhing GmbH & Co. KG has implemented a combination of […]

Servo Drives for the Profinet World

The servo drives of Jenaer Antriebstechnik GmbH are now at home in the Profinet world, too. The first series, the 2-axis servo amplifier ECOVARO 114 D with Profinet interface is presented at […]

New drive system for e-bikes and pedelecs by Continental

Continental can look back at a very successful showing at the Eurobike: “The market response to Continental’s new drive system for e-bikes and pedelecs has been exceptionally positive. The technical characteristics and […]

Spindle service by SKF guarantees more efficient machine tools

Modern machine tool spindles are often high precision solutions fitted with integrated drive systems. Any defect can lead to expensive production failures. Specialists from SKF provide rapid and expert help: the highly […]

Drive technology with COMBIVERT F6 by KEB

The new frequency inverter and servo controller for single axis is designed in seven sizes and includes the power ranges 1.5 to 45 kW – 230 V, 1.5 to 800 kW – 400 […]

Smart AC motor by Lenze for a lean product range

Lenze SE, a specialist in Motion Centric Automation has recently introduced  its new smart AC motor, simplyfing the configuration by combining a  AC motor with the technical benefits of an electronic drive control. This […]

Siemens new integrated drive system for increased productivity and reliability

The Siemens Drive Technologies Division will be presenting the “Integrated Drive System” (IDS) at Hannover Messe 2013, a whole new dimension in solutions for drive tasks: IDS integrates the Division’s uniquely complete […]

Compact servo terminal supports One Cable Technology equipped AM8000 motors

‘One Cable Technology’ reduces material and commissioning costs The servo terminals from the EL7201 series for the Beckhoff EtherCAT I/O system integrate a complete servo amplifier for motors up to 200 W in […]

Vacon takes its product offering to the next level: three new AC drives announced

Global AC drive manufacturer Vacon strengthens its position as an industry leader in the AC drives market with the announcement of three new products at the Vacon Drives Conference: VACON® 100, VACON® […]