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Eaton added new high power 22 kW model to its compact PowerXL DC1 range

Eaton has extended its range of compact PowerXL DC1 variable frequency drives with the addition of a high power 22 kW model. This provides an easy to handle and quick to commission […]

Baumüller awarded the supplier of the year 2015 by Husky

Husky presented Baumüller an award as the supplier of the year 2015 in the category “Date & Delivery Reliability” at the Hannover Messe 2016. The drive specialist Baumüller with headquarters in Nuremberg, […]

Maxon motor’s Young Engineers Program aims to support innovation with school and start-ups

The drive specialist maxon motor has created the Young Engineers Program to work more closely with schools and start-ups. Their innovative projects benefit from discounted drives and expert consulting. Starting something new […]

NORD adds new size with 190 kNm output torque to its industrial gear unit range

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS extends the successful industrial gear unit range by adding a new size with 190 kNm output torque. The series now comprises nine sizes and covers torques from 25 kNm to […]


Moog to supply its MONARC-22 engines for TAS spacecraft programs

Moog Inc. Space and Defense was recently selected to provide MONARC 22 thruster engines for two Thales Alenia Space (TAS) spacecraft programs; ExoMars 2020 (an ESA program) with Thales Alenia Space UK […]


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. […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Linak introduces its new LA40 actuator

Even more possibilities for customers with further development of one of Linak’s most versatile actuators. About a year ago, Linak launched what is called “an actuator with a unique combination of features”. […]


WEG to debut its WG20 highly versatile modular geared motor at Hannover Messe 2016

WEG, a leading global manufacturer of motor and drive technology, is launching the WG20, a new range of highly versatile modular geared motors that offer worldwide interchangeability and up to 96% energy […]