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Alstom to deliver its Citadis X05 trams to new Sydney tramway line

The ALTRAC consortium, of which Alstom is part, announced that the contract for the new Sydney tramway line awarded by the State’s public transport authority, Transport for New South Wales, has come […]

WEG presented its latest motor solutions at Hannover Messe 2015

WEG, a global leading supplier of drive technology, showcased its latest equipment at Hannover Messe 2015, from its largest highly efficient W22X explosion-proof motor to the ultracompact space-saving water-cooled motors which deliver […]

WEG helps Juriti Cooperative effectively reduce its energy consumption

Year 2014 has been very promising for the rice-growing sector throughout Brazil. By last August, exports reached 666.5 thousand tons of rice, according to the Brazilian Development Industry and Foreign Trade Ministry. […]

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS displayed its industrial drive solutions at PTC Asia

At the PTC Asia exhibition NORD DRIVESYSTEMS presented drive solutions for industrial applications in a wide range of sectors. The main exhibit, a working manipulator model achieves maximum dynamics due to decentralized […]


WEG’s 3MW motor chosen by Sims for tough shredder application

Designed to fit into the exact footprint of the legacy OEM equipment, the new 6.6kV, 3MW motor was the most cost effective option available for the giant shredder based in Newark Nottinghamshire […]


NORD eases the transition to the new efficiency requirements

On January 1, 2015, efficiency requirements on electric motors in the European Union will become stricter according to the Regulation (EC) 640/2009 implementing Ecodesign Directive 2005/32/EC. As of that date, motors with […]


Baumüller presents its new weight-optimised DSA200 rotor motor

Baumüller introduces a new generation of DSA three-phase external rotor motors to the market, providing a weight-optimised solution for mobile drives. These light external rotor motors are future-orientated drive solutions for electrical […]


AMK presents its new energy efficient DYNASYN DD motor series with increased dynamic response

Thanks to the design of the new series, the moment of inertia has been reduced and the dynamic response has been significantly increased. Moreover, the accelerating power has more than doubled. On […]


Baumüller made PowerMELA®’s permanent magnet synchronous motor fit into its B maXX 5000

Baumüller has integrated its permanent magnet synchronous motor, which has been used as part of the powerMELA® drive solution for mobile drive technology for years, into its b maXX 5000 controller concept. […]


Baumüller supplies its DST2 range high-torque motor for the tanker Martinique

The tanker Martinique was completed in January 2014 at the Trico shipyard in Rotterdam, Holland. The single-propeller ship was equipped with a hybrid drive by Baumüller Benelux in cooperation with HSP, Koedood […]


WEG introduces new W22 series permanent-magnet motor

WEG, a leading international supplier of drive technology, has again raised the bar for energy efficiency with its new permanent-magnet motor in the W22 series. Already a pioneer in this area with […]


The new FAULHABER FDM0620 series sets new standard in for compact drive systems

With the new FDM0620 series, FAULHABER presents a stepper motor with minimal size: contained in a housing measuring just 9.7 mm in length and 6 mm in diameter are all components (including […]


W22Xd flameproof motor by WEG now meets Ex Certification

Flameproof motor meets hazardous area certifications for oil, gas and mining. Produced at WEG’s Centre of Excellence for the manufacture and design of medium and high voltage hazardous area induction motors at […]