Equipment > Drives & starters

SEW-Eurodrive MOVI-C modular automation system

01 August, 2021

MOVI-C is a modular automation system composed of the four necessary elements: drive technology, inverters, control technology and engineering software.

Decentralised drive to success

02 July, 2021

Osem Jibrail, Industry Manager at SEW-Eurodrive, discusses developments in the company's mechatronic drive systems and modular platforms.

SMC LECSN-T series card-type AC servo motor drives

23 June, 2021

SMC Corporation has released the LECSN-T series card-type AC servo motor drives and will be stocking them locally in Australia.

ABB announces digital switchgear solutions

18 June, 2021

ABB has launched a range of low-voltage digital switchgear for power distribution and motor control.

NORDAC ON inverter for decentralised use

29 April, 2021

The NORDAC ON is a compact and smart inverter for decentralised use and covers lower power ranges of up to 1 kW.

Water plant drive upgrade eliminates electrical disturbances

31 March, 2021

An ABB drive and motor package gave an AlburyCity Council water plant an energy-efficiency upgrade and eliminated residential disturbances.

ABB to supply drives and motors for Pilbara magnetite project

20 November, 2020

The order includes ABB water-cooled variable speed drives and high-voltage induction motors.

VSDs improve refrigeration efficiency at seafood supplier

08 September, 2020

Significant refrigeration savings were achieved at Aus Asia Foods by changing to VSDs from DOL starting for the refrigeration compressors.

Trio Motion DX4 EtherCAT servo drive

25 March, 2020

The DX4 is an an EtherCAT servo drive that can be integrated with an existing motion control system.

Beijer Electronics BFI E3 general-purpose VFDs

01 February, 2020

The Beijer Electronics BFI E3 general-purpose industrial variable frequency drives are dedicated to low power applications.

ARC EARTHRING shaft grounding rings

18 October, 2019

The EARTHRING is a shaft earthing ring designed to protect electric motor bearings from bearing fluting.

Big gains for bucket wheel reclaimers

09 August, 2019

The Hägglunds CBm 8000 hydraulic motor will drive the bucket wheel of what is said to be the world's largest bucket wheel reclaimer.

Industrial gear units bring conveyor drive systems to life

08 August, 2019

Smooth-running conveyors and feeders are critical in a variety of industries and for an array of applications — particularly in mining, where potential breakdowns could cost companies significantly.

Reduce costs, improve product quality and increase your bottom line

01 July, 2019

In today's competitive world, it is crucial for manufacturers to be innovative and dynamic.

ABB utilising 5G-based industrial AI application in Finland

07 June, 2019

An ABB plant in Helsinki producing low-voltage drives has started using a 5G wireless-based AI application for routine production purposes.

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