Motors

By MMH Staff · July 7, 2016
24-year employee to support food and beverage accounts with motors, mechanical power transmission products, robots and drives.
<p>Joel Thomas talks about the flexibility and modularity of their new products to help facilitate faster commissioning and servicing.</p> By Sara Pearson Specter · April 4, 2016
With limited skilled workforce availability at the manufacturing, service and technician levels, Lenze Americas (Booth 2147) has been working on creating new products that address those gaps, said Joel Thomas, industry manager of intralogistics.
By MMH Staff · February 29, 2016
Despite decline, categories such as AC motors (98.6%) and support services (47.2%) grew in the fourth quarter over the previous year.
By MMH Staff · April 7, 2015
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By MMH Staff · April 3, 2015
PMMI currently offers six tests and plans to add Programmable Logic Controllers 2 later this year.
By MMH Staff · June 10, 2014
Motion controllers category orders increased 29%.
<p>Robert Gradischnig, electro-mechanical business development manager with Lenze, shows how a smart phone can be used to wirelessly change settings on a Lenze Smart Motor.</p> By Roberto Michel · March 19, 2014
Lenze (Booth 5131), a manufacturer of electrical and mechanical drives, motion control and automation technology, highlighted its new g500 gearbox range, which was developed to transform motor speed into torque intelligently and accurately.
<p>Doug Keith, president of Siemens Drive Technologies Division, said with strong growth for manufacturing expected in North America over the next several years, companies will be looking to install new conveyor systems or upgrade existing ones, and will need efficient motors that are easy to deploy and maintain.</p> By MMH Staff · January 21, 2013
Siemens (Booth 635) announced the launch of its Simogear line of geared motors, touting the motors and related technologies as ideal for meeting the needs of a resurgent North American manufacturing industry.
<p>The two divisions have outgrown their current separate facilities and will co-locate to a newly constructed, larger manufacturing campus in Diadema, featuring 56,000 sq ft manufacturing space, 38,000 sq ft office space and a 6,000 sq ft training space, for a total space of over 100,000 sq ft.</p> By MMH Staff · July 17, 2012
Motoman Robótica do Brasil and Yaskawa Eléctrico do Brasil Ltd, divisions of Yaskawa America, Inc. (YAI) jointly announce their expansion plans in the Sao Paulo area of Brazil.
<p>Joachim Hanke with the Servo Inverter i700</p> By Josh Bond · February 8, 2012
Lenze Americas (Booth 4105), a global manufacturer of electrical and mechanical drives, motion control and automation technology, introduced the Servo Inverter i700.
By MMH Staff · October 12, 2011
Power Sources Unlimited announced that it has received the International Organization for Standardization ISO 9001:2008 certification for its Quality Management System.
By Bob Trebilcock · November 30, 2010
The combination creates a global leader in motors and drives
By MMH Staff · November 30, 2010
Transaction would create global leader in industrial motion.
By MMH Staff · July 2, 2010
Company rolls out three new businesses to better align product lines with market needs.
By MMH Staff · June 18, 2010
Robotics supplier Motoman Inc. and Yaskawa Electric America Inc., a manufacturer of AC drives and motion control products, have announced that they will merge to form Yaskawa America Inc.
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