Factory automation > Drives

Ametek stepper motors with built-in controllers

15 November, 2019

Ametek has released a stepper motor with an in-built drive and CANopen communications.

Driving paper production at Visy's pulp and paper mill

24 July, 2019

Paper machine winder upgrade futureproofs paper production.

igus D3 dryve and D1 dryve linear axis controllers

03 April, 2019

In addition to its drylin E linear axes with DC motors, igus has now developed a cost-effective and easy-to-use control system.

Winery increases productivity with bottling line upgrades

28 January, 2019

Yalumba winery redesigned its bottling plant to include new drives for the bottle-conveyor system, air conditioning and hospital-grade air filtration.

Nord Drivesystems joins Open IIoT Panel

30 November, 2018

Nord Drivesystems has joined SMC Pneumatics, Beckhoff Automation, Balluff and ZI-Argus in an expert panel.

Siemens Simocode pro motor management system

19 July, 2018

Simocode pro is a flexible and modular motor control system for low-voltage motors that enables dynamic monitoring of motor performance and smart diagnostics for early problem detection.

NORD LogiDrive standardised drive systems

08 November, 2017

The LogiDrive line of three preferred drive variants is optimised for intralogistics applications and simplifies purchasing, engineering, commissioning and spare parts stocking.

Malt house retrofits 100 new drives

02 August, 2017

Traditionally, beer brewers used to prepare their own malt, but now specialised malt houses often handle this job for them. The processes in these facilities are largely automated and carried out with state-of-the-art equipment.

NORD nsd tupH aluminium drives

27 June, 2017

NORD Drivesystems nsd tupH aluminium drives offer permanent corrosion resistance with a sealed surface conversion system.

DriveACADEMY is geared up for training in 2017

04 April, 2017

The 2017 calendar for SEW-Eurodrive's nationwide motor and drive program DriveACADEMY has been released.

Servotronix CDHD servo drive

25 September, 2015

The CDHD servo drive has proprietary control algorithms that reduce the following error and the settling time of the load. The product offers safe torque off as standard.

Allen-Bradley Kinetix 5700 servo drive

23 September, 2015

Used in place of multiple servo drives, the Kinetix 5700 servo drive can help machine builders reduce cabinet-space requirements by up to 70%.

NORD SK 180E, SK 00E and SK 520E drive controllers

03 June, 2015

All distributed SK 180E and SK 200E controllers and the cabinet inverters SK 520E and above now offer an integrated PLC that enables straightforward programming of drive-related functions.

Merged Danfoss-Vacon drives business second only to ABB in size

08 May, 2015

The newly combined Danfoss and Vacon drives business has set its sights on overtaking ABB to become the leader of the global drives market.

Advanced Micro Controls RD750 resolver feedback card

28 April, 2015

The RD750 is a resolver feedback option module for Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 750-Series AC drives.

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