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.
Wheel & Tire Validation System
LEONI Engineering Services
Next-generation system solves the challenges of wheel and tire validation related to technician training and defective part reworkClick Here
American Control Electronics
Out-of-the-box multi-mode operation at a competitive cost for OEM applicationsClick Here
Harmonica Digital Servo Drives
Elmo Motion Control, Inc.
Capable of operating in position, velocity and current modes and contains a wide range of feedback and I/O optionsClick Here
mPR Series Stage
Parker Electromechanical Automation
Engineered to deliver a combination of modularity, flexibility, and performance in an extremely compact packageClick Here
Industrial Cellular RTUs
Red Lion Controls
Enables customers to reliably connect, monitor and control equipment in industrial environments from nearly any location.Click Here
Redundant Control System
Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc.
Designed specifically for applications that require near 100 percent uptime to prevent harmful or costly disruptionsClick Here
Cone Drive Expanding the Market of Harmonic Solutions® in Asia
Cone Drive is expanding the reach of their new, innovative Harmonic Solutions® product range into the Asia market.
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.
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
HEIDENHAIN’s Improved Grid Encoder for Testing CNC Machines
Family of KGM grid encoders have once again been improved to better meet the needs of CNC-controlled machine users.
New and Improved EtherNet/IP Communications
Includes a variety of enhancements over the legacy communications stack.
Announcing PH Mini Planetary Gearheads
Designed for small step motors and integrated motors
NEW Servo Drives for DC-Powered Applications
Announcing SV2Dx Servo Drives
Oldham Couplings for Actuator Driven Systems
The oldham couplings are zero-backlash, have a balanced design, and high parallel misalignment capabilities.