MCA is now MCMA!
Our new name – Motion Control & Motor Association (MCMA) is the result of a merger with the SMMA, which combined the two leading trade groups serving the global motion control and motor industry. Read more, and click the image below for additional details.
Right Angle Gearmotor
Bison Gear & Engineering Corp.
The new right-angle design PowerSTAR™ gearmotor combines the latest technology in hypoid gearing.Click Here
RECOMA® 35E Samarium Cobalt (SmCo)
Arnold Magnetic Technologies
Strongest samarium cobalt magnet available today. Created for demanding environments like high speed, temp. and highly corrosive.Click Here
Direct Drive Servomotor
Yaskawa America, Inc.
Eliminates backlash, reduces number of mechanical components and provides stiff mechanical system for highly dynamic applications.Click Here
Power Motion i-MODEL A
FANUC America Corporation
Integrates seamlessly and quickly into production systems with the widest range of field network support.Click Here
Machine Control Solutions
Applications include labeling, packaging, bottling, pick and place, laser cutting/trimming, stacking, cut-to-length and more.Click Here
Motion-Vision Performance Maxxed
ADLINK Technology, Inc.
ADLINK Debuts 6th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor-Based Industrial ATX Motherboard, Maximizing PCIe ConnectivityClick Here
Wireless E-Stop for Instant Safety
Humanistic Robotics, Inc.
Prevent accidents with HRI’s Wireless E-Stop. Safely shutdown any system with the push of a button.Click Here
The Association for Advancing Automation Sets Membership Record
RIA, AIA and MCMA at Highest Levels Ever
MCMA Call for Speakers - TechCon New Orleans 2016
MCMA is accepting abstracts for its Technical Conference held October 11-13, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana USA.
Rockwell Automation Expands Motion Control Business
Investment in independent cart technology strengthens offering for packaging, automotive and medical device manufacturers.
Rockwell Automation Announces Leadership Changes: Blake Moret Named CEO, Keith Nosbusch to Remain Chairman
Rockwell Automation announces that its board of directors has elected Blake D. Moret as president and chief executive officer.
Yaskawa America, Inc. Names New CEO
Mike Knapek, President and COO of the Drives & Motion Division, has been promoted to the position of CEO.
The Latest Motor Efficiency Rule Hits June 1, 2016 – Now What?
Learn about what the rulings mean and what motor technologies provide a competitive solution.
Part II: Making the Intelligent Factory Today
What are the tools and techniques you can apply right now to begin reaping the benefits of the industrial IoT?
Making the Intelligent Factory Today
What are the tools and techniques you can apply right now to begin reaping the benefits of the IoT?
What You Need to Know About Magnets to Specify the Right Motor
Magnet properties affect motor performance, price, and lifetime.
PLCs, PACs, PCs, FPGAs: Decoding the differences
Learn the basic differences among the primary types of control technologies for motion control systems.
New Product/Service News
Introducing µZ Plug-In Servo Drives from Advanced Motion Controls
µZ’s are the smallest off-the-shelf servo drives from ADVANCED Motion Controls.
Lenze Introduces Compact Three-Phase AC Motor for Premium IE3 Efficiency Class
From basic to variable motion machine tasks, m550-P motor reduces energy costs.
Microprocessor-based DCR Series from ACE Delivers Mobility and Extended Run Time for Battery-powered Devices
American Control Electronics (ACE) introduces the DCR Series, a low-voltage 4-quadrant drive that provides control of PMDC motors.
New 24V Integrated Electric Actuators Rated to 100N Thrust
SCN5 series actuators from Dyadic Systems.
PMB Series Permanent Magnet (Power Off) Brake from SEPAC Delivers Twice the Torque, Zero Backlash Hub and Low Cost to OEMs
SEPAC designed the PMB Permanent Magnet Brake to provide OEMs with more than twice the torque-to-size ratio.