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Industry 4.0 Summitt

Manchester Central (M2 3GX)

28/02/2018 - 01/03/2018

Industry 4.0, the 4th industrial revolution, smart manufacturing, digital factories…these are (more)

Drives & Controls 2018

NEC, Birmingham(B40 1NT)

10/04/2018 - 12/04/2018

Drives & Controls exhibition is recognised as the UK’s leading show for Automation, Power (more)

UKIVA Machine Vision Conference

Arena MK(MK1 1ST)

16/05/2018

Following a successful launch in 2017, UKIVA Machine Vision Conference returns to Arena MK, Milton Keynes, (more)

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Geared motors position filters on Mars Rover wide angle camera
2020 is the year of the next Rover mission to Mars. The main payload of the Russian Proton rocket is the ExoMars Rover, developed by the European and Russian Space Agencies (ESA & Roskosmos). The plan is for the vehicle to be equipped with nine measuring instruments, including one that will be (more...)
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Published: - 21st February 2018
Motor change saves a fish feed producer 135,000kWh per year
A Denmark-based specialist in aquafeed production has replaced an ageing, damaged DC motor on its principal extruder with a Dyneo motor from Leroy-Somer, part of the Nidec group. The investment is providing the company with significant savings in energy costs – in excess of 135,000kWh per (more...)
Published: - 21st February 2018
Reliance completes UK Space Agency product development
Reliance reports that it has successfully completed development of a new Stepper Motor Gearbox (SMG), undertaken as part of the UK Space Agency’s National Space Technology Programme (NSTP3). The project commenced at initial requirements capture and concept design, and was then taking from (more...)
Published: - 21st February 2018
Schaeffler takes over remainder of Compact Dynamics
One year after acquiring the majority stake in Compact Dynamics, Schaeffler has now acquired the remaining 49% stake in the company from Semikron. Through the acquisition of the high-performance electric motor manufacturer, Schaeffler is expanding its expertise in the field of electric motors. For (more...)
Published: - 17th December 2017
Custom motor design
As a motor manufacturer for over 45 years, Aerotech can work with you to design a custom motor that is optimum for your application. To minimise cost, Aerotech will consider customising one of its standard designs. If this will not meet your needs, a completely new design will be implemented. As (more...)
Published: - 29th September 2017
DC motors for electronic gear shift
The EPS (electronic power shift) system from, took many years to develop. DC motors from Maxon Motor are a key component on the EPS (electronic power shift) system from bicycle component manufacturer Campagnolo, responsible for executing the shifting processes within tenths of a second. The (more...)
Published: - 29th September 2017
Once again, NASA relies on Maxon technology
NASA’s next Mars rover will collect soil samples, seal them and deposit them on the Martian surface for future collection and transport back to Earth. Swiss manufacturer Maxon Motor supplies several drives specifically developed for the task. The Maxon drives are being used for (more...)
Published: - 25th August 2017
A new concept in electric motors
It’s not every day that something radically different comes along in the world of electric motors. Appropriately named, therefore, the Stepchange motor is designed around a radically different concept. The brainchild of serial inventor John Hammerbeck, it is already attracting interest from (more...)
Published: - 26th May 2017
ABB and Sulzer sign UK service agreement for large motors and generators
ABB has selected Sulzer Electro Mechanical Services (UK) as its first Loyalty Partner to provide workshop and repair services to its range of large motors and generators. Users of ABB’s 6.6 kV and above medium and high voltage motors and generators benefit from the specialised skills and (more...)
Published: - 25th April 2017
Drive component efficiency and their impact on the system
When considering motor driven applications with limited power supply – such as a battery driven tool or a solar panel powered satellite – it is natural to try to source the motor with the highest efficiency. But it is worth expanding the consideration to the complete drive system, (more...)
Published: - 30th March 2017
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