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.
Parker Automation Controller
Parker Electromechanical Automation
Powerful, integrated, and designed for the global machine market.Click Here
DMC-52xx0 EtherCAT Master
Galil Motion Control Inc.
New product can control up to 32 drives and integrates into any EtherCAT application.Click Here
Quick Connect Planetary Gearheads
Harmonic Drive LLC
Harmonic Planetary® and Harmonic Drive® gearheads are available with a wide range of gear ratios and torque capacities.Click Here
DA Series Linear Electric Actuators
Diakont Advanced Technologies
Equipped with an integrated motor and roller screw to provide superior performance in a compact space envelope.Click Here
Concentric Maxi Torque
Custom Machine and Tool Co. Inc.
7 important reasons to choose the Concentric Maxi Torque Keyless Hub to Shaft Connection System.Click Here
Automate 2017 Show and Conference Participation Hits New Heights
The Automate 2017 show and conference broke all previous attendance records with show attendance of 12,960 people.
Yaskawa Announces Partnership with Spartan Controls Ltd
Spartan Controls Becomes Exclusive Representative for Yaskawa in Western Canada
A3 Releases White Paper Exploring Automation and Job Growth
The new white paper examines the impact of automation technologies on the evolving job market, the transformation of job requirements
Magnetics Consultancy Establishes Newsletter Review Board
Walter T. Benecki LLC today announced the establishment of a formal review board to support and contribute to its newsletter.
RND Automation wins FANUC Robotics' 2017 System of the Year Award
RND Automation bestowed the annual honor at FANUC's Authorized System Integrator conference RND was chosen as one of 4 finalists for
Integration Boosts Safety Performance
Combining motion and safety at the communications level, the software level, and the hardware level improves performance and simplifies implementation.
The Gateway, The Conduit, The Control – Perspectives on the Human-Machine Interface
Costs, technologies, and people all play a role.
How Motion Control Advances are Boosting Machine Productivity
Consumer applications are helping move industrial productivity forward.
Mobile HMIs Bring New Choice and Functionality to Motion Control
With streamlined functionality and role-based displays, today’s mobile HMIs provide useful tools inside the plant as well as outside.
Making the choice between Brushed and Brushless DC servo motors
Trade-offs include cost, complexity, frequency of maintenance, and torque characteristics.
New Product/Service News
Introducing the Thinnest Moving Coil Linear Motor in the World
SMAC Moving Coil Actuators introduces the LCA6.
New MGC Series Regenerative SCR Control for OEM Applications
Out-of-the-box multi-mode operation at a competitive cost
Mitsubishi Electric Automation Launches Redundant Control System
Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. has paired its proven iQ-R Series integrated control platform with a redundant function module.
Next-Generation LEONI Wheel & Tire Validation System Adds Side-Escape Mount Mechanism, Improved GUI Interface
LEONI Engineering Products & Services, Inc. is pleased to introduce the second generation of the Wheel & Tire Validation System.
Elmo’s New Gold Twitter 80A Servo Drive — Breaking the Boundaries Once Again
Empowering motion applications with Elmo’s revolutionary Gold Twitter Nano, 80A/80 V, servo drive is the solution.