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Rising costs for energy and waste disposal as well as increasing scarcity of raw materials demand innovative and environmentally friendly system solutions. The drive train is of particular importance in this context. […]

Pilz’s new PSENcode low profile actuator features world’s lowest installation height requirements

Thanks to RFID transponder technology, the coded safety switches PSENcode from Pilz combine maximum manipulation protection with the smallest space requirement. A new feature is a further solution for space-critical applications, where […]

Uhing continuously adapts its rolling ring drive to meet changing industry demands

Uhing is the synonym for continuous development and innovation. This has been so for nearly 70 years. As early as in 1952, the company founder Joachim Uhing, by inventing the rolling ring […]

Lenze’s newly launched m500 motor platform designed to be future-proof drive solution

As the new Ecodesign Directive comes into force throughout Europe in the summer of 2021, the energy efficiency of standard asynchronous motors, in particular those designed for continuous operation, will have to […]

NORD’s new IE5+ synchronous motor features improved energy efficiency and total cost of ownership

The new IE5+ motor generation from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS offers a constant high efficiency over the entire adjustment range in a hygienic design that raises the LogiDrive concept for intralogistics to a new level […]

maxon’s precision DC and BLDC motors to be utilised in NASA’s Mars mission

In July, NASA is sending its fifth rover to Mars. Its main mission is to collect soil samples that will be analyzed on Earth at a later time. The rover will also […]

Baumüller’s DST2 series of torque motors now also comes with new size 560

With the new motor size 560, the Nuremberg-based drive and automation specialist Baumüller is opening up new areas of application for electric direct drive technology Demands for the lowest possible life-cycle costs […]

Pewatron expands its range of encoders with the new N33MA, N35MA, N35ST and 18SA models

These encoders are suitable for synchronous motors and also for stepper motors in order to compensate for step losses. The range includes the N33MA, N35MA and N35ST kit encoders as well as […]

Rockwell Automation introduces its new PowerFlex 6000T medium voltage drive

Using a common control platform across entire installed base of variable frequency drives lowers integration, operation and maintenance costs. That’s why the new PowerFlex 6000T medium voltage drive shares the same powerful […]

Kollmorgen’s new 2G Motion System combines the performance of its AKD2G and AKM2G servo drives

Kollmorgen announces the 2G Motion System, a servo solution based on the latest thinking about single-source, systems-based design. The 2G Motion System was designed specifically to harness the performance capabilities of Kollmorgen’s […]

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS leverages its LogiDrive concept to offer individually tailored drive solutions

Individually tailored drive concepts based on the LogiDrive system solution from NORD DRIVESYSTEMS represent an optimal compromise between energy efficiency and a reduction of variants. They prove themselves in major intralogistics projects for […]

Pewatron releases its new N35ST kit encoder featuring modular design and easy calibration

The N35ST is a compact and cost-effective kit encoder with a diameter of 35 mm and a height of less than 17 mm. It has a single-turn resolution of up to 23 […]

Sensor Technology expands its torque monitoring range with its new ORT230/240 optical torque sensor

The growing demand for high speed miniature and micro machines has prompted Sensor Technology Ltd to develop a torque monitor that can accurately measure down to 10mNm (ten milliNewton-metres). This capability is […]