Equipment > Motors

Motor independence: what's in it for you?

13 August, 2019

Each motor type has its advantages and drawbacks, so it is important to comparatively assess different motor technologies.


ABB Food Safe motors and bearings

23 April, 2019

ABB has launched a full range of stainless steel IEC Food Safe motors and mounted ball bearings designed for the harsh washdown conditions in the food industry.


NORD IE4 motors

19 September, 2018

The IE4 synchronous motors are economical due to the use of permanent magnets in the rotor while high efficiency remains unchanged, even during partial load operation and at low speeds.


maxon motor EC-I 30IE 5-wire brushless DC motor

14 September, 2018

The EC-I 30IE motor features a 5-wire connection to simplify implementation and still give a wide functionality.


maxon motor frameless DC motor for robotics applications

28 May, 2018

The frameless design of the motors makes it possible to assemble individual parts directly into a robotic joint.


NORD DRIVESYSTEMS permanent-magnet synchronous motors

16 April, 2018

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS' permanent-magnet synchronous motors without cooling fins achieve level IE4/super premium efficiency.


maxon motor zero-backlash servo gearmotor

06 April, 2018

A servo motor and gearhead combination released by maxon motor Australia can produce 364 Nm with a peak torque rating at the output of 686 Nm.


Baldor Electric Company is now ABB

01 March, 2018

ABB integrates Baldor Electric under the ABB brand.


ABB motor sets world record in energy efficiency

10 July, 2017

ABB has achieved almost 100% energy efficiency with its latest synchronous motor.


Bonfiglioli expands NZ facility

09 June, 2017

Bonfiglioli is expanding its New Zealand branch with a 25% larger warehouse, workshop and freight transitioning area as part of an overall plan to streamline logistics, optimise stock availability and better serve customer needs.


IE3 motors from 0.12 kW

11 May, 2017

NORD Drivesystems has expanded its IE3 premium efficiency motor range to also include smaller motor powers.


mayr power transmission intelligent safety brakes

20 April, 2017

Intelligent safety brakes ready for Industry 4.0 are now available.


Monitoring motor supply pays off

18 November, 2016 by Colin Kinsey, Power Systems Specialist

Supply voltage phase imbalance and harmonics can have a significant effect on the life of a three-phase motor, making the case for supply monitoring and filtering to improve efficiency and reduce downtime.


ABB SynRM synchronous reluctance motor solution

25 May, 2016

The ABB SynRM motor features a magnet-free rotor design and advanced software to offer a complete optimised solution.


New energy-efficient motor technologies

10 May, 2016

Increased energy efficiency requirements for drive systems have led to alternative motor technologies taking up the competition with traditional induction motors and AC drive applications.


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