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.
ADLINK EtherCAT Solution
ADLINK Technology, Inc.
New Generation EtherCAT Solution with High-Performance, Time-Deterministic Control with Flexible, Easy Development.Click Here
10,000 COMAU Robots Controlled by B&R
Comau and B&R celebrate a productive partnership with a promising future.
Nexen Group Welcomes Robert Carrow as Sales Representative
Nexen Group, Inc., is pleased to announce that Robert Carrow of Newtonix Inc. will represent Nexen products.
Lenze Americas Appoints Director of Engineering
Mark Collins has worked with Lenze for over 25 years.
Lenze Welcomes Qualified Engineers to Seventh Annual Professional Development Program
Thriving recruitment and training program engages and cultivates highly qualified candidates from the next generation of engineering professionals.
New Harmonic Drive Gearhead Website
Harmonic Drive & Electromate have just launched a new joint company website to showcase the latest Harmonic Drive Gearhead products.
Checking in on the Rare-Earth Magnet Market
From the record highs of 2011, prices in the rare earth market have dropped to record lows.
Understanding Power Factor and Harmonics
Harmonics introduced by servo drives and controllers can shrink power factor, increasing utility rates. Find out how to fix it.
Making the Case for Total Cost of Operations (TCO)
Convincing management focused on the bottom line to spend more for high functionality equipment requires the right messaging.
M2M and Big Data Combine To Improve Machine Performance
Machine to machine communications with sensors and other components enhance operations.
Cut Energy Costs Using Motion Control
Developing an energy-efficient servo system can save you as much as 30% on your operating costs.
New Product/Service News
ADLINK Releases CM1-86DX3 PC/104 Single Board Computer with Latest Vortex86DX3 System-on-Chip
Small form factor targets power-efficient industrial applications and offers extreme reliable designs with continue full ISA bus support.
Unique Touch Probe for Machine Tools Uses Pressure-Sensing
HEIDENHAIN is proud to offer the latest technology in machine tool touch probes.
TECHNOSOFT Presents the iPOS4808 MY-CAT-STO: A Universal Drive with EtherCAT and Safety Functionality
The TECHNOSOFT company from Neuchâtel, Switzerland, has released iPOS4808 MY-CAT-STO, an intelligent drive with integrated motion controller.
TECHNOSOFT iMOT17 Intelligent Motors – Compact Designed to Maximize Power
iMOT17 designates a family of size 42 mm (NEMA17) motors with integrated electronics from TECHNOSOFT.
ADLINK Announces New Release of Smart Embedded Management Agent (SEMA) Intelligent Middleware for Monitoring, Control & Configuration of Embedded Devices
New version of SEMA offers a broad spectrum of enhanced functionality to improve system reliability and ease system integration.