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.
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ADLINK Technology, Inc.
New Generation EtherCAT Solution with High-Performance, Time-Deterministic Control with Flexible, Easy DevelopmentClick Here
ATI Industrial Automation's Annual Technology Fair Scheduled for August 13th, 2015
ATI Industrial Automation will host their Annual Technology Fair at the Michigan Sales Office on August 13th.
Lenze Sponsors Students from Germany and America in Inaugural International Coil Winding Challenge
International educational collaboration between students and companies results in two operable Lenze prototypes.
Bill Hewitson named President of Ruland Manufacturing
Bill Hewitson has been promoted to President of Ruland Manufacturing after serving as Vice President of Operations.
A3 Business Forum Set for February 3-5, 2016 in Orlando
Registration is now open; more than 500 global leaders expected to attend.
ADLINK Technology Becomes New Members of M2M Alliance
Company has been an active member of the globally represented M2M Alliance since April 1.
What You Need to Know About the New Motor Efficiency Standards
Permanent-magnet motors have increasing roles to play in continuous-duty applications.
Learn How Precision Machining Can Affect Your Motion System Performance
Factors like preload, rightsizing, and choosing the right fixity for your linear actuator will help you get the optimal performance
Don't Let This Happen to You: Avoid These Machine Design Mistakes
Learn how to avoid problems with issues like motor sizing, technology choices, lubrication, and more.
Industrial Protocols Make Safety Work
Specialized safety protocols encapsulate status updates and communications to ensure the highest accuracy and reliability.
Servo Pumps Give Hydraulics End-Users An Edge
Replacing fixed-speed pumps with servo precision reduces noise, increases responsiveness, and can cut energy costs by as much as 90%.
New Product/Service News
Browsing function for OPC UA
B&R develops function block for dynamic applications
Parker Electromechanical Division releases XFC Series — Extreme High-Force Electric Cylinder
This electric cylinder features roller screw drive technology, making it an extremely high-thrust force product.
New Extended Environment Plug-In Servo Drives from AMC
Experience the advantage of plug-in integration, DigiFlex® Performance™ and extended environment capabilities in one solution.
Nexen’s Innovative New Thermoplastic Versa Rack Opens Up New Motion Control Applications
High-performance, corrosion-resistant and low maintenance at an economical price.
PITTMAN® Introduces DC032A Series of Brush DC Motors
PITTMAN® Motors, a business unit of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, has introduced the DC032A Series of brush DC motors.