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05 February 2019

For many OEM and specialised motion control applications, integrating frameless servo motors directly into the machine design can provide numerous advantages. Kollmorgen’s KBM series frameless brushless motors – available with full support from UK certified partner Heason Technology – comprise separate rotor and stator components offering a direct-drive servo system that has a minimum installed footprint, superior mechanical stiffness with zero backlash and maximum torque density.

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28 January 2019

When flood damage at a pumping station threatened to cut the water supply to 25,000 homes, 30 minutes before the water supply ran dry, an ABB authorised value provider commissioned a new variable speed drive, avoiding 67,000 people from being deprived of water.

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21 January 2019

KEB Automation reports an increase in demand for its Combivert S6 range of high performance servo drives for a wide range of automation applications including robotics, materials handling, food and beverage processing, conveyors, printing and packaging machines.

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28 January 2019

With the introduction of its SES and SEM absolute encoders, Sick has delivered a motor feedback system with the standard Hiperface interface that takes precision and reliability to the next level for hollow shaft motors and direct drives.

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10 January 2019

With the SA / SC 38 series, Dunkermotoren presents a completely new modular concept for tubular linear direct drives. The highly dynamic three-phase linear motors deliver up to 3690 N and accelerate at over 200m/s².

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13 February 2019

Following the successful introduction of the complete range of ServoStep integrated motors, JVL is now releasing Add-On-Instructions for fast and easy setup and programming in Rockwell Automation’s Studio 5000 software.

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05 December 2018

With increasing evidence indicating global warming, perhaps industry should be accelerating its adoption of the best of currently available energy efficient technologies, asks Brian Bannister, motor specialist at LaFert.

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01 December 2018

Baxters Food Group is using an ABB variable speed drive (VSD) to help ensure consistent mixing of its range of sauces, dressing and marinades. The drive is used to adjust the mixer motor’s speed based on requirements for a particular product.

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04 December 2018

A new electronic motor controller is now available for Rittal's RiLine Compact busbar system.

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01 December 2018

Drives and motion control specialist Yaskawa has announces new certifications for its U1000 Matrix Drive for marine installations including; NK, BV, DNV/GL, ABS, LR and KR.

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13 November 2018

Fluke has introduced two new motor drive analysers to simplify complex motor-drive troubleshooting. The portable Fluke MDA-510 and MDA-550 Motor Drive Analyzers save time and eliminate the hassle of setting up complex measurements, while simplifying the troubleshooting process.

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28 September 2018

Reported to reduce power consumption and operating cost by up to 30%, the new Leroy-Somer PLSES 4500 high-speed drip-proof induction motor is specifically designed for industrial refrigeration. 

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03 October 2018

A new electronic motor controller is now available for Rittal's RiLine Compact busbar system. It takes just a matter of seconds simply clip the controller onto the busbar. Easy wiring means installation costs are lower than for traditional electro-mechanical devices.

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24 September 2018

The Alfavert from Carpanelli is a simple and economic solution that, claims the company, revolutionises the performance of the single phase motor.

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19 September 2018

Now available from Martindale Electric, the new Drummond MTL15 Test Lamp is designed to extend safe isolation procedures into higher voltage applications.

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04 October 2018

SEW Eurodrive has launched an innovative new pick-up and delivery service for drive technology components from any manufacturer in need of checking or repair.

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13 September 2018

The integration of the power electronics in a brushless DC motor (BG motor) not only enables the motor to be controlled in a very simple and elegant manner, but also offers a large number of control algorithms that can be implemented, writes Dr. Bruno Basler, head of R&D predevelopment at Dunkermotoren.

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31 August 2018

Allied Motion Technologies will exhibit its latest product innovations, including Megaflux housed and frameless brushless direct drive torque motors at SPS IPC Drives.

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13 September 2018

Motion Control Products has introduced a new range of Coreless DC motors that, says the company, have some distinct advantages over standard DC motors. These include longer life expectancy, light weight, high acceleration, less vibration, less noise and operation at very low speeds.

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13 August 2018

With torque capabilities from 10 to 23000Nm and a simplified range of products based on various motor technologies, Leroy-Somer offers a wide choice of reliable and effective electromechanical drive solutions for extra performance and efficiency.

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FEATURES

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05 December 2018

The demand for greater efficiency and productivity within industrial and automation applications are the principle drivers in the growth of the global variable frequency drives market.

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09 October 2018

In electric vehicles, renewable energy and energy efficient technologies, the need for reliability in testing to enhance safety, efficiency and performance has never been greater. Increasingly, electric vehicles and large-scale solar installations applications require the evaluation of larger-current devices. Yokogawa's new WT5000 precision power analyser meets these needs

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12 June 2018

Together with two of its subsidiaries, WEG has developed a complete drive with a synchronous motor at its core. The result: a powertrain based on a permanent magnet motor that can be customised precisely to customer needs. WG20 gear units and CFW11 variable speed drives complete the drive system

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24 April 2018

Control Techniques is launching a new 400V servo drive range within the Unidrive M family. Tentatively unveiled at the SPS show in Germany at the back end of 2017, and one of the early launches from the company since its purchase from Emerson Electric by Nidec, they were initially available in Germany and Italy, and are scheduled for UK launch summer 2018

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17 April 2018

The new WEG Motor Scan enables real-time monitoring of motors via a smart device App in order facilitate preventative and predictive maintenance, and so maximise uptime

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20 November 2017

Energy consumption is a major factor for most industries. From reducing the financial burden to minimising their environmental impact, companies are constantly seeking ways to increase efficiencies within their processing and manufacturing operations. This article from Invertek Drives looks at the role variable frequency drives can play in achieving this

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30 August 2017

The new SSW900 soft starter series from WEG provides gentle starting and stopping of three-phase induction motors along with comprehensive motor protection

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08 May 2017

While variable speed drives provide an important energy saving technology, Mitsubishi Electric’s Matt Handley questions how many of the installed base of drives are actually set up to run at their maximum efficiency

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20 February 2017

When Pro-Roll's 2-high rolling mill became increasingly unreliable, the specialist metal finisher turned to Softstart for a high duty digital soft starter, replacing an Edison liquid resistance starter that was installed when the mill was electrified in 1957

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09 January 2017

Modern electric motors may be more efficient and reliable than their ancestors, but they can still fail sometimes. Martin McGuffie, service manager of Euroserv, explains the three common causes of electric motor failure and how maintenance staff can reduce the impact equipment failure can have on business

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22 October 2016

In more demanding operating environments, it can be difficult for complex electronic assemblies to continue functioning correctly. Exposure to the elements such as moisture, salts, and corrosive chemicals such as oils or fuels take their toll, reports Andy Pye

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23 August 2016

Variable speed drives (VSDs) and soft starters can both be used to protect expensive equipment and extend the life of the motor and coupling devices. Andy Pye reviews information supplied by Fábio Gonçalez, European Automation manager at WEG and James Archer of Aucom

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24 June 2016

Europe’s first Dodge controlled start transmission (CST) drive system, is helping prevent repeated breakdowns of a 700m conveyor at a Norwegian mine, saving up to NOK 1 million ($120,000) in lost production each time.

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24 June 2016

The next phase of the Energy-related Products Directive (commonly referred to as ErP), which comes into force in January next year, is set to play a pivotal role in ensuring energy efficiency across the industrial and process sectors, as Mark McCall, product marketing manager at Newey & Eyre, explains

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22 April 2016

After bearing problems, electrical faults are the most common cause of motor failure. Yet many organisations ignore electrical testing when they select condition monitoring strategies for the motors that run their plants. Michael Herring, Channel and Platform development manager, Electric Motor Condition Monitoring at SKF explains why they shouldn’t

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04 March 2016

There are many misconceptions about motor starting. It is often believed that the start current of a motor under full voltage conditions depends on the driven load, but this is totally incorrect

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16 February 2016

Sixty years ago, when Raaco started manufacturing plastic drawers and mobile storage solutions in Nykøbing Falster, Denmark, pneumatic actuators were the technology of choice for injection moulding and semi-automatic welding line automation.

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11 January 2016

Permanent magnet brakes offer a safe, lower cost option for servo motors

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01 January 2016

As any regular reader of CDA will know, when it comes to drive technology energy efficiency is one of the biggest issues to be addressed.

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15 December 2015

Development work by leading manufacturers is centring on the customisation of both the mechanical and electronic elements of electric motors, as well as the advancement of high efficiency motors. Furthermore, the introduction of special inverters, frequency converters and other electronics that fit directly into the electric motor is ongoing, resulting in intelligent motor technologies

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COMPANIES

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SPONSORED CONTENT

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05 February 2013

Rossi Gear Motors Ltd UK an affiliated company of Rossi SPA situated in Modena Italy, one of the largest manufacturers of Gear Reducers and Gearmotors in Europe have recently agreed to promote the Full frequency inverter range of Control Techniques.

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02 March 2016

Control and I/O system in pocket format

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31 January 2018

The low backlash planetary gearbox with output shaft is the economical entry level model is suitable for simple applications. The CP impresses through its quality, availability, and reliability.

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09 May 2016

The PNOZ m B0 base unit is an energy efficient safety controller that uses up to 80 % less energy than comparable products.

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13 March 2015

With the newly designed SMS KL helical bevel gear unit in sizes 1 and 2, STOBER now has compact right-angle drives which meet the requirements of the packaging machine manufacturing industry for modern, space-saving actuator engineering.

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04 April 2017

The Netbiter® EC series of communication gateway are the hardware part of the Netbiter Remote Management solution.

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18 April 2017

From the smallest to the strongest industrial robot in the world With more than 100 models, FANUC offers the widest range of industrial robots in the world.

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15 February 2013

The prestigious Formula Renault 3.5 series has become an important feeder championship for Formula One in recent years with a string of current F1 racers having graduated from Renault’s ranks. Scuderia Toro Rosso drivers Jean Eric Vergne and Daniel Ricciardo, and reigning World Champion Sebastian Vettel are all products of Formula Renault 3.5.

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16 July 2015

The NEW POSITAPE® range of rugged Tape Extension Sensors offers up to 20000mm of linear measurement
for the harshest environments, particularly MOBILE WORKING MACHINE & OFF-HIGHWAY vehicle applications.

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21 July 2015

A guaranteed interference solution

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02 March 2016

For hard real-time tasks and secure data transfer

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09 May 2017

Accudrive Product Family. The breadth of products within the Accudrive product family, will exceed the most demanding needs in motion control applications.

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05 August 2014

B56 res mounted electric motors. Often used in chip shop ranges as well as many other applications such as lathes and drills.

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31 January 2018

With three product variants, the servo worm gearboxes from WITTENSTEIN leaves nothing to be desired as far as performance, smooth running and flexibility are concerned.

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10 June 2016

Series Tru-Trac is an Integrated encoder and measuring wheel with spring-loaded torsion arm all in one package

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