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Siemens Industry Services announced today its webcast, “Maximize Operations with Innovative Support Tools,” on Thursday, July 24 at 1 p.m. EST.  more...
Bosch Community Fund Awards Four Grants to Three Pennsylvania Educational Institutions.  more...
(Posted 6/30/2014)
Enhanced Functionality for a Better User Experience.  more...
Partnership Expands Presence in Renewable Energy Market  more...
The Robotic Industries Association (RIA), the trade association for the North American robotics industry, has launched a completely redesigned website.  more...
Speakers are now being sought for the Automate 2015 show and conference in Chicago, March 23-26, 2015, according to the Association for Advancing Automation (A3), the primary sponsor of the Automate 2015 event.  more...
Shanghai Moons’ Electric Co., Ltd., announced that it has acquired Applied Motion Products, Inc. of Watsonville, CA.  more...
Global shipments of motion control products grew three percent in the first quarter of 2014, according to new statistics released by the Motion Control Association (MCA), the industry’s trade group.  more...
Lenze Americas announces the appointment of Jane Watson as national distribution manager for Lenze Americas.  more...
Bosch Rexroth’s GoTo Focused Delivery Program is now expanding throughout North America into a single program.  more...
Kollmorgen stainless steel AKMH™ Motors have been selected as a Finalist in the ECN Impact Awards program.  more...
Alizem is pleased to announce that it has recently entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Québec-based Marinvent regarding software certification aspects of its newly released Embedded Motor Control Software for Critical Applications.  more...
East Carolina University is using a Galil DMC 4143 multi-axis motion controller to power components of the Sonic Plaza, a multimedia art piece on campus.  more...
Join Siemens and your peers on June 5, 2014 for a PROFINET training class and Siemens exhibit.  more...
Siemens Industry Services announced today its webcast, “Use Data-Driven Intelligence to Improve Plant Availability and Reliability,” on Tuesday, May 20.  more...
GAM was recognized by the Northwest Educational Council for Student Success after partnering with Thomas Middle School to help educate students who are interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) fields.  more...
Quieter, more efficient, and improved controllability: MULTIVAC uses Kollmorgen’s servo competency.  more...
ADLINK Technology announces it is utilizing a machine-to-machine (M2M) software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution from Gemalto, a global leader in digital security, to provide remote system monitoring and real-time maintenance for connected devices.  more...
VadaTech and ADLINK Technology have announced a partnership to offer AdvancedTCA®-based embedded computing solutions.  more...
Last month Adil Shafi, an industry veteran and major contributor to our trade, died at the age of 51, leaving behind a wife and two children.  more...
(Posted 4/23/2014)
B&R continues to enjoy steady growth. Using the occasion of the Hannover Messe, managing director Hans Wimmer presented the final numbers for the past year.  more...
Kollmorgen will be exhibiting its family of motion control solutions for packaging machine builders at Interpack 2014, located in Dusseldorf, Germany, from May 8-14, 2014  more...
Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. announced that it has selected MDT Software, a world leader in change management solutions for automated manufacturing assets, to join its e-F@ctory Alliance Program.  more...
Pittman Motors and Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, business units of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, announces the launch of a new and improved "Express" websites that include a free shipping option.  more...
In an effort to make training convenient for its customers throughout North America, Mitsubishi Electric Automation has opened a Certified Training Center at Gibson Engineering in Norwood, Mass.  more...
B&R continues to push packaging machine performance to its physical limits.  more...
Dennis Treece, Colonel, US Army (Retired) and Former Chief Security Officer and Director, Department of Corporate Security and Emergency Preparedness, Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) will give the keynote presentation titled “High-end Surveillance and Security – How Technology is Helping Protect Us” at The Vision Show, North America’s largest vision and imaging trade show and conference.  more...
(Posted 4/10/2014)
Trade associations like the Association for Advancing Automation (A3) depend heavily upon dedicated and passionate volunteers to accomplish their mission. We rely on people who can work with a “leave your logo” at the door attitude and put the best interests of the industry at heart.  more...
Collaborative Robots, or robots that work side by side with humans, are the hottest topic in robotics right now. A special workshop focused on the technology, applications, safety implications, and human impacts of this major advancement in the field will be held on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston.  more...
Adil Shafi, who has been a robotics and vision industry leader for more than two decades, died on April 4, 2014.  more...
(Posted 3/24/2014)
According to the Industry 4.0 working group, Smart Factories and the Internet of Things will be reality by 2025.  more...
Alizem is proud to announce the signature of an agreement with the Centre de Collaboration MiQro Innovation (C2MI).  more...
Markus Sandhöfner became the new general manager of B&R Germany at the beginning of this year.  more...
The Vision Show announced today that the exhibit floor is sold out.  more...
This webinar will include a general discussion on IP69K and USDA Approval of Automation Products for the Food & Beverage, Pharma and Food Processing Industries  more...
UR 5 and UR 10 are the names of the two models with which Universal Robots aim to establish the flexibility of articulated-arm robots in industrial production  more...
eWON, which offers industrial VPN routers and Ethernet modems for remote access to PLCs and machines, is the newest member of the Mitsubishi Electric Automation e-F@ctory Alliance Program.  more...
ADLINK Technology, Inc. announces the 100% share acquisition of PENTA GmbH in Germany for approximately 5.4M Euro based on the resolution of the board meeting held on March 12, 2014.  more...
Mitsubishi Electric Automation has launched a website to address the energy challenges faced by the manufacturing sector.  more...
Robust design raises the standard for hygienic, washdown servomotors and cables for food, beverage, pharma and caustic chemical environments.  more...
Lenze Electro-Mechanical Business Development Manager to discuss rightsizing geared motors and drives at MODEX 2014.  more...
State-of-the-art technology for the wind power industry  more...
The Vision Show provides vision users, system integrators, machine builders and OEMS with access to the latest technologies and applications  more...
BelAZ-75710, the world’s largest mining two-axle all-wheel-drive dump truck with weight-carrying capacity of 450 metric tons demonstrated the performance worth of an entry in the Guinness Book of Records.  more...
Alizem is pleased to announce that Mr. Guy Côté has recently joined its organization as new Vice-President of Sales, bringing with him a wealth of more than 20 years of experience in international technology sales for companies involved in semiconductors, EDA, IP and system design industries.  more...
Global shipments for motion control products fell by 5% in 2013, according to new statistics released by the Motion Control Association (MCA), the industry’s trade group.  more...
Industry Leaders to Explore Important Questions About this New Field.  more...
Lenze announces earnings at ‘Race for the Future’ Trade Press Event.  more...
Tech-laden Free App is a ‘must-have’ technical resource for any novice or experienced engineer who uses Motion Control Products in their Industrial Automation machinery.  more...
Mike Cyros, Chief Commercial Officer, Allied Vision Technologies, was presented with the 2014 AIA Achievement Award during a ceremony held today at AIA’s 22nd Annual Business Conference in Orlando, Florida, USA.  more...
The A3 2014 Board of Directors was announced today during the A3 Business Forum in Orlando, Florida.  more...
Elmo’s highly advanced, compact products offer excellent cost-cutting advantages for laboratory screening systems and robots, portable scanning and diagnostics systems, microscopy automation and other applications.  more...
Siemens received Frost & Sullivan’s 2013 Company of the Year Award in the machine safety networks market as part of Frost & Sullivan’s Top 50 Game Changers analysis.  more...
Riding (or some say driving), a Segway® Personal Transporter (PT) should be on everyone’s bucket list — owning one is an even better idea.  more...
Siemens Safety Integrated solutions, with Totally Integrated Automation, selected best in class.  more...
Monday February 3rd in Coquitlam, BC and Tuesday February 4th in Calgary, AB.  more...
An economic multi-axis motion controller and high level software development environment from ABB is helping Rollem to rapidly evolve its modular finishing system.  more...
Kits provide case studies, technical papers, software tools and web resources for factory automation, mechatronics, hydraulics, packaging and printing, and mobile technology.  more...
A3 has launched a new blog-based website about companies that are successful because of automation.  more...
ACS Motion Control is moving to Bloomington, MN.  more...
The Motion Control Association (MCA), the global trade group representing the motion control industry, announced that it has reached a milestone of surpassing 100 member companies. T  more...
Association for Advancing Automation (A3) President Jeff Burnstein participated in a discussion on the Bloomberg Television Network “Street Smart” program.  more...

In this webinar you will learn how to size a motor for a particular application; how key motor data change with ambient temperature and environment they run in; how to make a DC motor “Heavy Duty” and how the outcome is tested at maxon.

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Automate 2015 show organizers announced today that a new website for the event has launched - www.AutomateShow.com.

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WITTENSTEIN North America welcomes Dr. Lars Aldinger to the United States, as he begins a new role as Vice President of Production, after serving as Director of Technology Development at WITTENSTEIN AG in Switzerland.  more...
ADVANCED Motion Controls will be exhibiting at the SPS IPC Drives show in Germany from November 26-28, 2013.  more...
For the first nine months of 2013, motion control product shipments are down 5.4% from the same period in 2012, according to new statistics released by the Motion Control Association (MCA), the industry’s trade group.  more...
For the third consecutive year, the Great Place to Work® Institute has ranked National Instruments among the top 25 multinational companies to work for in the world.  more...
Servotronix will be presenting its full range of motion solutions and services to an international audience at the upcoming SPS IPC Drives 2013, the leading trade show for electrical automation.  more...
The Drives & Motion Division of Yaskawa America, Inc. recently signed DRV, Inc. of Pittsburgh, PA, as its first medium voltage drive distributor in the United States.  more...
Alizem is pleased to announce the signature of a license agreement of its recently released COTS Motor Control Software IP for Servo-Drives applications.  more...
Lenze Americas has received the Community Beacon Award from Alternatives, a non-profit organization that provides services to individuals with disabilities. The Community Beacon Award recognizes individuals, staff and community members that have made significant contributions to the Alternatives agency and the people it serves.  more...
ATI Industrial Automation will break ground for an operations expansion at its corporate headquarters in Apex, North Carolina Oct. 18.  more...
Alizem is pleased to announce that it has recently entered into an agreement with Swedish Airics to distribute its embedded power electronics software and services over European territory.  more...
Alizem is pleased to announce that an agreement has recently been signed with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) in the field of embedded software intellectual property applied to critical motor control applications.  more...
GAM announces the merger of GAM Gear, LLC into GAM Enterprises, Inc.  more...
Siemens and KUKA held a press conference at the EMO Hannover 2013.  more...
Robotics Companies Have Already Reserved More Space Than In 2013  more...
Offer Fabricators Streamlined Efficiency and Increased Productivity  more...
Many people will descend into Southern California to attend WESTEC / Motion Control 2103, next month from October 14 – 18 attending the conference and exhibition at the Los Angeles Convention Center.  more...
Visit booth 3118 to learn how Kollmorgen’s motion technology and new AKMH with its robust hygienic design can maximize machine productivity, and ensure food-safety compliance.  more...
Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies, today released supplemental sales information on three global technology platforms within its Diversified Industrial Segment.  more...
The newest version of the Bosch Rexroth GoTo Products app for the iPhone® and iPad® is now available.  more...
The linear motor driven PPU-E from SCHUNK is still the fastest Pick&Place unit on the market. Due to high demand, SCHUNK has enlarged the series by introducing the PPU-E 50 unit, which can handle weights of up to 5 kg.  more...
Global shipments for motion control products fell by 6.8% in the first half of 2013, according to new statistics released by the Motion Control Association (MCA), the industry’s trade group.  more...
NIWeek 2013 is about to take off! One of the best parts of NIWeek is the keynote presentations.  more...
Joe Kaeser (56), Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Siemens AG since 2006, has been designated the new President and CEO of Siemens AG, effective August 1, 2013.  more...
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation announces the acquisition of F.A. TECH CO., LTD. (F.A. TECH), a Factory Automation (FA) product distributor and long-time partner in Thailand, to expand Mitsubishi Electric’s FA business there, which is already experiencing significant growth.  more...
Lenze Americas announces the appointment of Garry O’Neill as national distribution manager for Lenze Americas.  more...
The Drives & Motion Division of Yaskawa America, Inc. announced today that it has received the NorthFace ScoreBoard AwardSM from Omega Management Group Corp. in recognition of achieving excellence in customer service and support in 2012.  more...
The Association for Advancing Automation (A3) announces that A3’s President Jeff Burnstein has been selected to speak at the Congressional Robotics Caucus Briefing titled “Harnessing New Robotics Technologies for Job Creation.”  more...

 
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