Power Transmission Engineering Product News 2019

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FANUC Introduces Latest Collaborative Robots
FANUC has introduced the new CRX-10iA and CRX-10iA/L (long arm version) collaborative robots that set new standards in terms of ease of u... (posted 2019-12-27)

Miki Pulley Offers Paraflex Pin-Hub Couplings in North America
Miki Pulley has introduced its “Paraflex” Pin-Hub Couplings for direct sale to OEM’s in North America. Key features of ... (posted 2019-12-26)

Mitsubishi Electric Provides Control System for Underground Subway
Mitsubishi Electric recently supported the International Tunneling Symposium organized by the Tunneling Association with a Silver Sponsor... (posted 2019-12-23)

R+W Introduces Intelligent Couplings for Process Reliability
Accurate measurement of torque and other parameters can be a challenge in machinery applications, as measurements taken at the drive and ... (posted 2019-12-20)

Faulhaber GPT Gearhead Family Offers New Levels of Torque and Speed
The new metal GPT planetary gearhead family from Faulhaber is characterized by its compact dimensions, high torque and very fine graduati... (posted 2019-12-19)

Applied Motion Extends Line of Step Motors
Applied Motion Products offers an extended line of stepper motors with IP65 ratings that are dustproof and resistant to water pressure im... (posted 2019-12-18)

SKF Induction Heater Makes Hot-Mounting Bearings Faster and Safer
The TWIM 15 induction heater has been designed to simplify the hot-mounting process. Alberto Herrera, product development manager at SK... (posted 2019-12-17)

NORD Offers IE5+ Synchronous Motor During SPS 2019
At SPS 2019 in Nuremberg, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS presented a new synchronous motor with a significant higher energy efficiency (IE5+). This ne... (posted 2019-12-16)

Stafford Offers Customized Rigid Shaft Couplings
A new standard line of rigid shaft couplings offered with a choice of popular design templates to let users reduce the cost and delivery ... (posted 2019-12-13)

Regal Introduces Klamploc Adapter Lock for Sealmaster Spherical Bearings
Regal Beloit Corporation has announced the release of the new Klamploc adapter lock for Sealmaster mounted unitized spherical roller bear... (posted 2019-12-12)

Maxon Offers IDX Compact Drive
The brushless IDX Maxon Motor with an integrated EPOS4 positioning controller offers auto tuning as standard, has more power, short lead ... (posted 2019-12-11)

Dana Introduces Range of Jack-up Gearboxes for Offshore Applications
Dana Incorporated has announced the introduction of a complete range of Fairfield jack-up gearboxes for offshore applications, as well as... (posted 2019-12-10)

FVA Offers Latest Workbench Software Update
With the new version of the software, mass calculations can now be performed in 50% less time and - thanks to new FEA features - models c... (posted 2019-12-09)

SLAS2020 Preview: Applied Motion Products
The SLAS2020 International Conference & Exhibition takes place from January 25-29, 2020 at the San Diego Convention Center ... (posted 2019-12-06)

Exor HMI Features Harsh Environment Operation
Exor has taken the highly successful harsh environment eTOP500 series and updated it with the recently released eX700 series. This natura... (posted 2019-12-05)

Regal's Sealmaster PN Gold Bearings Receive IP69K Certification
Regal Beloit Corporation, a leading manufacturer of electric motors, electrical motion controls, power generation and power transmission ... (posted 2019-12-04)

Mitsubishi Electric Introduces Articulated-Arm Robot During SPS 2019
Mitsubishi Electric is completing its range for robotics beginners and cost-conscious users with the MELFA RV-8CRL articulated arm model,... (posted 2019-12-03)

B&R Automation Offers New Industrial Controller
The new B&R X20CP3687X controller combines the performance of an industrial PC with the compact design of the X20 controller series. ... (posted 2019-12-02)

Intellidrives Introduces Motorized Rotary Tables
The hollow shaft table is integrated with a high rigidity cross-roller bearing. This structure improves permissible thrust load and momen... (posted 2019-11-27)

ABB and B&R Launch Fully-Integrated Machine-Centric Robotics Solution
B&R, a unit of ABB’s robotics and discrete automation business, announced the integration of ABB robots into its automation por... (posted 2019-11-26)

Igus Offers Line of Polymer Spherical Bearings
Pillow blocks and fixed flange bearings need constant lubrication and maintenance to combat heavy dirt accumulation and dust. igus has de... (posted 2019-11-25)

JW Winco Offers New Developments in Clamping and Locking
In the area of clamping and locking, Winco offers numerous toggle clamp versions for any conceivable application. To better meet specific... (posted 2019-11-22)

KISSsoft Offers Crossed Helical Gear with Rack Option
In vehicles, the transmission from the steering wheel to the wheels is often carried out by a rack and pinion drive. In standard industri... (posted 2019-11-21)

SPS 2019 Preview: Mayr Power Transmission
The ROBA-brake-checker module by Mayr Power Transmission is not only able to monitor and supply safety brakes without the use of sensors&... (posted 2019-11-20)

Etel Offers IL+ Motors for Electronics and Semiconductor Manufacturing
Etel, a direct drive motor manufacturer of the Heidenhain Group, now offers updated ironless linear motors optimized for electronics and ... (posted 2019-11-19)

Stafford Components Offer Federal Standard AMS-STD-595 Colors for Military Equipment
A full line of shaft collars, couplings, and mounting devices that can be finished to precisely match all types of military equipment and... (posted 2019-11-18)

SPS 2019 Preview: Bonfiglioli
At this year’s SPS in Nuremberg (November 26-28), Bonfiglioli will present four new precision planetary gearbox series, in Hall 3A,... (posted 2019-11-15)

Freudenberg Develops New Sealing Approach for Shock Absorbers
Shock absorbers ensure that a car’s wheels stay on the road, making them a key safety element in any model. A new design concept fr... (posted 2019-11-14)

Intellidrives Expands Large Open Center Stage Series
The demand for a high accuracy, robust, open-frame stages is met with Intellidrives dual-axis, large aperture stages that address the uni... (posted 2019-11-13)

Forest City Gear Expands Gear Shaping Capacity
Forest City Gear has expanded its capacity for the shaping of high precision internal and external gears with the addition of the latest ... (posted 2019-11-12)

Schaeffler Supplies Modular Hybrid Transmission for Different Automotive Segments
Automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler is supplying its modular hybrid transmission to the 2020 Ford Explorer and Police Intercept... (posted 2019-11-11)

NORD Expands Mobile Service Solutions
NORD Gear Corporation recently announced the release of two products that enable convenient dashboard-based visualization to aid in the d... (posted 2019-11-08)

ABB Ability Smart Sensors Provides Condition Monitoring for Gear Reducers
ABB Ability Smart Sensors provide wireless condition monitoring for Dodge gear reducers delivering information that can prevent unexpecte... (posted 2019-11-07)

Miki Pulley BXW Spring Applied Brakes Suitable for Robotic Arm Operations
Miki Pulley announces successful multiple robot applications for its line of BXW spring applied brakes. Featuring an optional manual rele... (posted 2019-11-04)

Zero-Max Schmidt Offset Couplings Offer Dynamic Misalignment Changes
Zero-Max Schmidt Offset Couplings provide machine designers with a proven method to ensure machines operate with constant phase accuracy ... (posted 2019-11-01)

Sensor Technology Simplifies Torque Monitoring
Monitoring torque in a drive shaft is one of the best ways of assessing the performance of plant and machinery. However because drive sha... (posted 2019-10-31)

KISSsoft Examines E-Mobility Applications
The increasing number of electric vehicles is already having an impact on the design of transmissions. Although the number of gears in e-... (posted 2019-10-30)

Eaton Announces 4-Speed Transmission for Electric Commercial Vehicles
Eaton recently announced its eMobility business will launch an all-new 4-speed transmission for heavy-duty electric commercial vehicles t... (posted 2019-10-29)

H2W Technologies Offers Single-Piece Extrusion Stage
The DRS-206-05-012-01-EX dual rail positioning stage is ideal for applications that require long travel distances. It uses a cog-free bru... (posted 2019-10-28)

Stafford Offers Line of Shaft-End Adapters
A new standard line of machinable shaft-end adapters that are offered with a plain bore or keyway and a variety of options is being intro... (posted 2019-10-25)

THK SHS-LE Integrates with Linear Encoder
New from THK, the Type SHS-LE integrates the global standard THK Type SHS LM Guide with a THK linear encoder (linear position sensor). Th... (posted 2019-10-24)

Voith Highlights Hydraulic Equipment at Blechexpo 2019 in Germany
Voith will be presenting self-contained hydraulic axis, systems and components for the sheet metal working industry at Blechexpo 2019, fr... (posted 2019-10-23)

JW Winco Offers Specialty Hinges
JW Winco has released hinge GN 237.3, a compact, heavy-duty hinge of stainless steel. With a 180° range of motion, these hinges can s... (posted 2019-10-22)

Siemens Offers New Simcenter Solutions
Siemens Digital Industries Software has announced new Simcenter system simulation solutions, designed to help industries meet the need fo... (posted 2019-10-21)

KISSsoft Introduces Double Planetary Stage Calculations
Today, various types of planetary gearboxes are increasingly being used in the hybridization of drivetrains. Since the KISSsoft Release 2... (posted 2019-10-11)

Assembly Show Preview: Bosch Rexroth
Bosch Rexroth will showcase key steps to building the Factory of the Future at Booth 531 at The Assembly Show 2019 in Rosemont, Illinois ... (posted 2019-10-10)

American Control Electronics Introduces CMC Series
American Control Electronics has introduced the CMC Series, a new standalone accessory card that provides an adjustable current limit ala... (posted 2019-10-09)

DieQua Launches PGW-Series Planetary Reducer
DieQua launches the PGW-Series hollow bore output planetary reducer for belt and lead screw linear actuator systems. It features a fully-... (posted 2019-10-08)

Sulzer Releases Latest XJ Pump Range
In 2012, Sulzer introduced the XJ series of submersible dewatering pumps with hydraulic performance, increased wear resistance and high-e... (posted 2019-10-07)

Intellidrives Introduces XY-Rotary System for Clean Room Applications
The demand for a high accuracy stages is met with IntelLIDrives integrated XY-Rotary system that addresses the needs of scanning microsco... (posted 2019-10-04)

B&R Standard Motors Now Suitable for all Safety Applications
B&R is now equipping all standard motors with a safe encoder mount. They can therefore now be used for safety applications without re... (posted 2019-10-03)

Miki Pulley BXW Spring Actuated Brakes Provide Long-Term Performance Advantages
Miki Pulley’s BXW Spring Actuated Electromagnetic Brakes provide reliable dynamic braking when the power is disengaged and excellen... (posted 2019-10-02)

Automotive Testing Expo North America Preview: Sakor Technologies
Sakor Technologies Inc. has announced that it will be exhibiting at the Automotive Testing Expo North America 2019, October 22-24, 2019 a... (posted 2019-10-01)

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies Develops A New Generation of Conductive Seals
Freudenberg Sealing Technologies is developing a new generation of conductive seals designed to ensure a durable electrical connection ... (posted 2019-09-30)

Shaft Editor Now Optimized in KISSsoft
In the KISSsoft Release 2019, the shaft editor is extended and its handling optimized (WPK module). A new tab "3D-Viewer" has b... (posted 2019-09-27)

Pack Expo Recap: NORD Gear
Here are some product highlights from NORD during the recent Pack Expo in Las Vegas: NORD presented the new SK 871.1, SK 971.1, and ... (posted 2019-09-26)

TLT-Turbo Offers Next Generation of Mechanical Vapor Recompression Fans
TLT-Turbo GmbH, a global ventilation fans and systems manufacturer, has launched a new range of mechanical vapor recompression fans, with... (posted 2019-09-24)

TB Wood's Offers Online Coupling Drawings and CAD Models
Fully customizable 2D drawings and 3D CAD models are now available for immediate download at www.tbwoods.com. Dimensionally-accurate, to-... (posted 2019-09-24)

Timken Introduces Carlisle Super Arc Belt
Timken Belts announces the introduction of their new Carlisle Super Arc belt specifically designed for live/powered roller conveyor drive... (posted 2019-09-23)

Encoder Products Company Offers Profinet Communications
EPC Model A58HE and Model A58SE are Ethernet-ready, multi-turn absolute encoders designed for harsh factory and plant environments. In ad... (posted 2019-09-20)

Sensors Technology Ltd. Introduces Line of Optical Rotary Torque Sensors
Sensor Technology recently launched the digital ORT 230/240 series. These new optical rotary torque sensors are ideal for applications wh... (posted 2019-09-19)

Ruland Quick Clamping Shaft Collars Utilized for Guiding, Spacing, Mounting and Alignment
Ruland now supplies quick clamping shaft collars with clamping levers. These adjustable levers mate a Ruland metric and international ser... (posted 2019-09-18)

Motion + Power Technology Expo Preview: Gear Motions
Gear Motions will exhibit at the Motion + Power Technology Expo (MPT Expo), Oct. 15-17, 2019, at the TCF Center in Detroit, Michigan. Dur... (posted 2019-09-17)

Portescap Offers Brushless Slotted Motors for Surgical Applications
Portescap is pleased to announce the release of a new line of standard prototype motors for surgical applications. These 15 motors repres... (posted 2019-09-17)

Applied Motion Offers Closed Loop Integrated Motors
Applied Motion Products offers StepSERVO Closed Loop Integrated Motors for closed loop servo control of position, velocity and torque res... (posted 2019-09-16)

Opto 22 Updates Controller Software
Opto 22 announces the release of firmware update 1.4.1 for the groov EPIC Edge Programmable Industrial Controller, expanding the capabili... (posted 2019-09-13)

K 2019 Preview: Victrex
Victrex will be showcasing its recent solutions under the theme 'The Element of Invention' at the upcoming K 2019 show. The Victr... (posted 2019-09-12)

Intellidrives Introduces IMAC Ethernet Motion Server
Intellidrives now offers the IMAC Ethernet Motion Server, a new Internet accessible distributed motion control technology for automation ... (posted 2019-09-11)

EMO Hannover Preview: Mitsubishi Electric
In an increasingly competitive marketplace smarter machine tools can offer big advantages to production facilities such as increased flex... (posted 2019-09-10)

Robo Business Expo 2019: Kollmorgen
Kollmorgen invites attendees of the 2019 ROBO Business Expo (October 1-3, in Santa Clara, CA) to visit  Booth #519, where the compan... (posted 2019-09-09)

LM76 Releases Ceramic Radial Ball Bearings
LM76 has announced the release of their new line of Radial Ball Bearings featuring ZrO2 (Zirconia) Ceramic balls.  To Complement LM7... (posted 2019-09-06)

KISSsoft Offers Bevel Gear Calculation
Calculation of scuffing for bevel and hypoid gears has been enhanced in KISSsoft Release 2019 (module ZC2, ZC9) according to the current ... (posted 2019-09-05)

Ogura Offers New Line of Micro Brakes
Ogura has developed a new line of micro brakes for servo motor applications. These small brakes and motors are primarily used in robotics... (posted 2019-09-04)

Bosch Rexroth Releases Electromechanical Kit for Pressing and Joining Applications
Bosch Rexroth’s new, innovative Smart Press Kit is designed to meet future industrial requirements and provides a complete mechatro... (posted 2019-09-03)

Timken Offers Corrosion-Resistant Solutions
The Timken Company is helping food processors everywhere enhance reliability, improve production and elevate food safety with a specifica... (posted 2019-08-30)

Stafford Shaft Collars and Couplings Feature Custom Colors or Plated Finishes
Clamp-type shaft collars, couplings, and mounting devices that can be finished in custom colors to exactly match commercial OEM and milit... (posted 2019-08-29)

Iwis Offers Roller Chain with Combination of Coatings
Wherever chains are exposed to the effects of seawater, or subject to stringent cleaning requirements, materials with conventional coatin... (posted 2019-08-28)

KML Bearing USA Introduces Hygienic Bearing Design
KML Bearing USA introduces a superior, hygienic design of its Stainless-Steel Stand-Out Mounted Bearings that incorporates the company's... (posted 2019-08-27)

KISSsoft Offers Contact Analysis (LTCA) of Asymmetric Gears
KISSsoft now also offers contact analysis for asymmetric gears according to Langheinrich's dissertation (module ZA38). This allows, i... (posted 2019-08-26)

Mayr Offers New Brake and Coupling Technology at Motek 2019
Mayr Power Transmission presents backlash-free shaft couplings for all drive constellations and reliable braking systems for vertical axe... (posted 2019-08-22)

JW Winco Expands Mounting Clamp Selection
JW Winco is expanding its mounting clamps selection with new elements that will ensure simpler, more optimal and more flexible clamping o... (posted 2019-08-21)

Höganäs Launches New Surface Welding Powders to Combat Impact and Abrasive Wear
Rockit 606 and Rockit 706 prolong component lifetime in tough wear environments, such as in the oil & gas and mining & constructi... (posted 2019-08-20)

Kollmorgen Releases Latest Version of Motioneering
Kollmorgen has introduced the next generation of Motioneering, the company’s innovative servo sizing tool. Motineering was introduc... (posted 2019-08-19)

NORD Module Assists in Implementation of Safety Response
The NORD SK TU4-PNS PROFIsafe module meets the most stringent safety requirements and ensures secure communication in PROFINET environmen... (posted 2019-08-16)

Igus Two-Component Bushing Handles Tough Operating Conditions
Igus has developed a new lubrication-free, two-component bearing, Iglide Q2E, that can withstand the extreme conditions frequently found ... (posted 2019-08-15)

Pack Expo Preview: Applied Motion Products
Applied Motion Products invites you to a demonstration of their latest motion control solutions at Pack Expo Las Vegas in Central Hall, B... (posted 2019-08-14)

Timken Introduces Drives Element Roller Chain
The Timken Company has announced the release of the Drives Element roller chain—a maintenance-free, sintered bushing chain designed... (posted 2019-08-13)

EMO Hannover Preview: B&R Industrial Automation
The metal industry is not immune to the global trend away from bulk annual orders toward small-batch customer orders with short lead time... (posted 2019-08-12)

Renk Wins Maritime Construction Project for Hybrid System
At the end of March 2019, the maritime sales team of Renk’s Rheine plant managed to win its first new construction project for the ... (posted 2019-08-09)

Regal Beloit Releases Line of Variable-Speed Replacement Motors
Regal Beloit Corporation, a manufacturer of electric motors, electrical motion controls, power generation and power transmission componen... (posted 2019-08-08)

Festo Launches DGST Line of Pneumatic Mini Slides
Festo introduces the DGST pneumatic mini slide, one of the most compact pneumatic slides available. DGST slides are designed for precisio... (posted 2019-08-07)

NORD Extends Line of Single-Stage Helical Gear Units
NORD Gear Corporation has announced the addition of three single-stage gear units to its NORDBLOC.1 line. The new SK 871.1, SK 971.1... (posted 2019-08-06)

B&R Industrial Automation Introduces Contemporary HMI
With Change Your View, B&R Industrial Automation offers machine builders the ability to readily upgrade to the latest HTML5 based, hi... (posted 2019-08-05)

NB Corporation Offers Tapped or Threaded Shafts
Made in the U.S.A,  NB’s shafts are never anneal, so outer diameters are ultra precise – tolerances are always reliable.... (posted 2019-08-02)

JW Winco Offers Effective Pneumatic Clamping
Pneumatic toggle clamps fix workpieces in place, position mechanisms and hold molds together. In this way, they not only simplify handlin... (posted 2019-08-01)

OES Releases Z-Axis Elevator Stages
Optimal Engineering Systems, Inc. (OES) has released two new high precision Z-Axis Elevator Stages.  The AZV9010 and the AZV9020 Mot... (posted 2019-07-31)

Sulzer Extends Wind Turbine Reliability
Electricity is essential to everyday modern life. Turning on the lights, watching television, getting a cold drink out of a refrigerator ... (posted 2019-07-30)

Zero-Max Gearboxes Provide High Torsional Stiffness Using CD Couplings
Flanged gearboxes are ideally suited for CD Couplings from Zero-Max. They provide high torsional stiffness in precision applications with... (posted 2019-07-29)

JW Winco Offers Steel and Stainless Steel Spring Plungers, Nose Pin with Sealing Ring
JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, now has available GN 616.1 Steel and Stai... (posted 2019-07-26)

Southtec Preview: EXSYS Tool, Inc.
EXSYS Tool, Inc. will offer attendees at Southtec the chance to experience its comprehensive range of tooling technology for turning mach... (posted 2019-07-25)

MESYS Offers Latest Version of Shaft and Bearing Calculation Software
A new version of the MESYS shaft and bearing calculation software (Version 07/2019) is available and provides several new features. An ad... (posted 2019-07-24)

Idriverplus Utilizes Velodyne Lidar Sensors
Velodyne Lidar, Inc. recently announced that Idriverplus, one of the first companies in China to launch the commercialization of driverle... (posted 2019-07-23)

Igus Slewing Ring Bearing Offers Reduced Size and Weight
Igus has developed a maintenance-free and wear-resistant slewing ring bearing for medium loads that also offers significantly reduced wei... (posted 2019-07-22)

Liebherr Delivers 300th Slewing Drive for Magni Telehandlers
Magni’s company history is short, but nonetheless astonishing: in just five years, the Italian manufacturer has become the premium ... (posted 2019-07-19)

Single Phase Power Solutions Delivers Motor with Written-Pole Technology
Single Phase Power Solutions introduces the 30 hp Belle Single-Phase Motor which uses Written-Pole technology to deliver clean 230 V or 4... (posted 2019-07-18)

KISSsoft Offers Feasibility Assessment for Power Skiving
As a part of Gleason, we have a strong partner behind us when it comes to specific manufacturing know-how. For example, KISSsoft can now ... (posted 2019-07-17)

Nord Offers TorqueProtect Monitoring System
Nord Gear Corporation recently announced the availability of TorqueProtect, a gearbox torque monitoring system designed for wastewater tr... (posted 2019-07-16)

ABB Launches Safety Mount Spherical Roller Bearings
ABB has launched Dodge Safety Mount spherical roller bearings with a built-in patented locking mechanism that reduces installation time b... (posted 2019-07-05)

AD Holds Second Annual Finance & HR Summit
AD, the largest member owned contractor and industrial products wholesale buying/marketing group in North America, welcomed over 180 atte... (posted 2019-07-03)

Sensor Technology Reduces Engine Friction with Torque Sensor
An innovative torque sensor is helping to reduce engine emissions and improve economy as part of a project to develop an intelligent lubr... (posted 2019-07-03)

Stafford Rigid Couplings Provide Shaft Attachment Options for Machine Builders
A full line of rigid shaft couplings that come in many styles to provide machinery builders with a wide variety of shaft attachment optio... (posted 2019-07-02)

Ogura Expands Hydrogen Pump for Fuel Cell Applications
Ogura is continuing to broaden its line of hydrogen recirculation pumps used in fuel cells. As the number of fuel cell requirements conti... (posted 2019-07-01)

TB Woods Introduces Specification Program
TB Wood’s recently introduced the “Specify the TB Wood’s Difference” program to reinforce the many service, suppo... (posted 2019-07-01)

SKF Introduces New Life Model for Hybrid Bearings
SKF has unveiled a pioneering model that, for the first time, enables the working life of hybrid bearings to be determined more realistic... (posted 2019-06-28)

KISSsoft Release 2019 Available June 28th
The new KISSsoft Release 2019 contains numerous new features, including KISSdesign, which provides the user with a tool that allows intui... (posted 2019-06-27)

Sulzer Examines Efficiency and Lead Times at EASA
Sulzer is looking to the future at EASA 2019 with investments that will improve efficiency and lead times. The theme for this year’... (posted 2019-06-26)

JW Winco Expands Heavy Duty Ball Lock Pins
JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, recently announced it has expanded its line of GN 113.10 Heavy Duty Ball Lock Pins Stainless Steel, wit... (posted 2019-06-25)

Miki Pulley Introduces SFM Coupling Line
Miki Pulley is introducing its SFM coupling line for direct sale to OEM’s in North America. SFM couplings are designed for high spe... (posted 2019-06-24)

B&R Automation Offers Servo Drives with Safely Limited Torque Function
The B&R ACOPOS P3 servo drive is now also available with safety function Safely Limited Torque (SLT). This makes B&R one of the f... (posted 2019-06-21)

Haydon Kerk Pittman Expands Brushless DC Motor Series
Haydon Kerk Pittman is pleased to announce the latest addition to its popular line of brushless DC motors: the EC042B IDEA Motor Series. ... (posted 2019-06-20)

Igus Develops Intelligent Plain Bearing
Igus has developed an intelligent plain bearing, a high-performance plastic that warns of failure and allows machine and equipment operat... (posted 2019-06-19)

Applied Motion NEMA 24 Frame Integrated Motors Offer Dual-Port Communications
Applied Motion Products introduces two new NEMA 24 frame integrated motors with dual-port communications for connecting to the industrial... (posted 2019-06-18)

Omron Expands Line of E2E Proximity Sensors
Industrial automation solutions provider Omron Automation Americas has added more than 2,500 new models to its E2E NEXT line of proximity... (posted 2019-06-17)

Voith Offers Intelligent Monitoring System for Driveline Performance
Voith introduces Dtect, its intelligent monitoring system that provides real-time data of driveline performance and coupling status. Base... (posted 2019-06-14)

Siemens Adds Augmented Reality to Solid Edge 2020 Software
Siemens Digital Industries Software announces the availability of the latest version of Solid Edge software, which features numerous enha... (posted 2019-06-13)

SKF Introduces Optical Sensing Technology for Bearings
SKF’s new sensing technology takes monitoring to the next level, providing engineers with new insights into machine performance. SK... (posted 2019-06-12)

NB Corporation Offers Exrail for Linear Guides
NB Corporation's Exrail linear guide has more rollers in less space than other linear bearings, which increases load capacity and dis... (posted 2019-06-11)

Marland Clutch Offers Backstop Automatic Grease Lubrication System
Marland Clutch recently introduced an automatic grease lubrication system designed to eliminate the need to manually grease the labyrinth... (posted 2019-06-07)

Stafford Introduces Weldable Shaft Collars and Couplings
A line of shaft collars, couplings, and mounts machined from ANSI 1018 steel and stainless steel to let users fabricate their own special... (posted 2019-06-06)

Heidenhain Offers G2 Control for Bed Mills
Long thought of by many as today’s easiest-to-operate CNC for vertical knee mills, Heidenhain’s Acu-Rite-brand MILLPWRG2 cont... (posted 2019-06-05)

Zero-Max Expands Posi-Lok Keyless Shaft Bushing Product Line
Zero-Max announced expansion of its Posi-Lok keyless shaft bushings product line. These shaft locking devices rigidly and reliably secure... (posted 2019-06-04)

KISSsoft Offers COM Basic and Expert Interface
The use of several software tools in the gearbox design process is a common challenge for engineers. The rising need for simple communica... (posted 2019-06-03)

Klingelnberg Offers Complete Measurement of Complex Components
Whether turning blanks, ground workpieces, or rolling bearings – Klingelnberg Precision Measuring Centers of G variant – the ... (posted 2019-05-31)

Timken Offers Pintle Chain for Reliable Transfer and Conveyance Operation
The Timken Company offers a full selection of time-tested, engineered class pintle chain for ensuring reliable transfer and conveyance op... (posted 2019-05-30)

GAM Introduces New Rack and Pinion Systems
GAM announces the release of new helical rack and pinion systems. High quality rack and precision pinions are paired with GAM gearboxes f... (posted 2019-05-29)

JW Winco Offers Gripping Trays
JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, now has available GN 7332 & GN 7330 Gripping Trays with front or back mounting options.In contrast ... (posted 2019-05-28)

ACE Offers Regenerative Low-Voltage Drives for DC Motors
American Control Electronics (ACE) introduces the DCR300-60 and DCR600-60 Series, microprocessor based, low voltage PWM drives for brushe... (posted 2019-05-24)

Igus Quick-Fill Energy Chain Developed for Unsupported Lengths and Long Travels
Igus has introduced its new E4Q energy chain, which can be opened and closed in seconds without tools and has been specifically developed... (posted 2019-05-23)

Iwis Offers Relubricant for Food Industry Chains
Following the proven success of its VP6 Kombi Superplus Spray for industrial chain applications, drive systems supplier Iwis has launched... (posted 2019-05-22)

RMI Offers Traction Drive Speed Reducers
Rolling Motion Industries (RMI) is offering new speed reducers with traction drive technology. The Two Way MAR-17-2-3:1 and the MAR-23-2-... (posted 2019-05-21)

Höganäs and Dontyne Gears Collaborate with Car Manufacturer
Lighter Metal Powder components with complex designs can bring substantial cost savings for car manufacturers and system suppliers in the... (posted 2019-05-20)

Applied Motion Products Introduces Compact, High Torque Step Motors
Applied Motion Products offers compact step motors in NEMA sizes 8, 11 and 14 for applications with limited space including medical devic... (posted 2019-05-17)

Bonfiglioli Develops Digital Solutions to Optimize Plant Life Cycle
Bonfiglioli is constantly looking for industrial motion control solutions combining competitiveness, high control performance and high en... (posted 2019-05-13)

AAAE Conference & Exposition Preview: Nord Drivesystems
Nord Drivesystems’ Nordac Link drive is shown controlling a 92.1 two-stage helical bevel gearbox with IE4 synchronous motor. This i... (posted 2019-05-10)

KISSsoft Adds LEHVOSS Material Data to 2019 Software Release
More than 55 plastics are available for the gear design of KISSsoft. The material database of KISSsoft has been extended by additional pl... (posted 2019-05-09)

JW Winco Expands Line of Nylon Plastic Wing Nuts
JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, has expanded its line of GB-FP Wing Nuts Nylon Plastic, with Tapped Through Insert.“The tapped th... (posted 2019-05-08)

Dunkermotoren BG Series Matches with Simatic Micro-Drive from Siemens
With the brushless DC motors (24 to 48 volts) of the series BG 45, BG 65(S), BG 75 and BG 95, Dunkermotoren has been the market leader in... (posted 2019-05-07)

Ruland Offers Stainless Steel Oldham Couplings
Ruland now makes oldham coupling hubs from 303 stainless steel. This addition gives designers an off-the-shelf coupling to choose from wh... (posted 2019-05-06)

B&R Offers Controller and Multi-Touch HMI in One Device
B&R's new Power Panel C50 provides the combined advantages of a powerful controller and a modern projected capacitive touch scree... (posted 2019-05-03)

Atlanta Drive Systems Offers Range of Stainless Steel Washdown Gearboxes
Atlanta Drive Systems, Inc. is pleased to announce a new range of stainless steel washdown gearboxes, perfect for use in demanding appl... (posted 2019-05-02)

FVA-Workbench 5.5 Offers Detailed Transmission Calculation Results
FVA-Workbench Version 5.5 of the simulation platform for transmission systems, released in May, accelerates development processes and pro... (posted 2019-05-01)

Haydon Kerk Pittman Introduces New HKP Mobile App
Haydon Kerk Pittman, a business unit of Ametek Advanced Motion Solutions division, recently announced the release of the HKP Mobile App... (posted 2019-04-30)

H2W Technologies Examines Coil Redundancy
In the case where an actuator is installed in a location where access is limited or where downtimes may be costly, there is a need for re... (posted 2019-04-29)

Stafford Announces Drone Fixed and Adjustable Attachment Options
A wide range of standard and special shaft collars, couplings, and quick-change mounts for use with commercial and military drones are ... (posted 2019-04-26)

Marland Monitoring System Provides Remote Access to Backstop Operating Conditions
Marland Clutch recently introduced the Smart Marland Monitoring System that provides up to the minute access to critical backstop opera... (posted 2019-04-25)

Determining Excitation Force in KISSsoft
Since the 03/2018 release, KISSsoft contact analysis also calculates the excitation force according to the FVA Report 487 (module ZA30) i... (posted 2019-04-24)

Heidenhain Offers Single-Section Linear Encoder for Absolute Applications
Long machine tool axes are increasingly being equipped with linear drives, and Heidenhain’s new LC 201 absolute linear scale was in... (posted 2019-04-23)

Beckhoff Introduces Machine Learning for All Areas of Automation
Beckhoff Automation has announced a new machine learning (ML) solution that is seamlessly integrated into TwinCAT 3 software. Building on... (posted 2019-04-22)

Xponential 2019 Preview: Kollmorgen
Kollmorgen’s frameless motor solutions have empowered smaller, lighter, and faster precision robots for decades. The company will f... (posted 2019-04-19)

Bison Launches Next Generation Permanent Magnet AC Motor
At the recent Automate Trade Show, Bison Gear and Engineering announced the launch of VFsync, a next generation permanent magnet AC motor... (posted 2019-04-18)

SKF Celebrates 100 Years of the Spherical Roller Bearing
Originally developed in 1919 by an SKF engineer, Arvid Palmgren, the spherical roller bearing (SRB) has since made its mark worldwide.Cre... (posted 2019-04-17)

JW Winco Offers Steel and Stainless Steel Leveling Sets
JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, now has available GN 360 Steel & Stainless Steel Leveling Sets.The GN 360 Leveling Sets, appropriat... (posted 2019-04-16)

FVA Releases FVA-Workbench 5.5 Beta
FVA has released the beta for FVA-Workbench 5.5 offering faster, better, and more user-friendly features. The new FVA-Workbench is easier... (posted 2019-04-15)

Omron Offers AI Controller to Extend Equipment Life
A new solution for human-machine collaboration is now available from automation solutions provider Omron Automation Americas. The Sysmac ... (posted 2019-04-12)

Sakor Provides Custom Testing Solution for Major Automotive OEM
Sakor Technologies, Inc. has announced that it has designed and provided a dynamometer testing system to a major original equipment manuf... (posted 2019-04-11)

Dana and Link-Belt Cranes Continue Collaboration
Dana Incorporated has announced that it will supply Brevini winches to Link-Belt Cranes for its 100 RT and 120 RT rough-terrain cranes, t... (posted 2019-04-09)

Steigentech Launches High-Performance V-Belt During Hannover Messe
The Steigentech PowerPlus EPDM CRE V-belt range has been designed to keep HVAC equipment, compressors, fans and ventilators or tool mac... (posted 2019-04-05)

KISSsoft Provides Additional Tools for Gear Manufacturing
KISSsoft provides a number of useful tools for gear manufacturing throughout the design process. When grinding helical gears an unwa... (posted 2019-04-04)

Force Control MagnaShear Brakes Provide Maintenance-Free Solution
 The MagnaShear motor brakes from Force Control Industries are ideal for applications where the motor is stopped, or reversed, each ... (posted 2019-04-03)

Miki Pulley Electromagnetic Brakes Provide More Stopping Power for Servo Motors
Miki Pulley spring-applied electromagnetic brakes safely hold a static position, without the need for external power. The BXR-LE Miki Pul... (posted 2019-04-02)

Voith Offers Flexible HP Coupling for Automotive Applications
The new HP Coupling from Voith was designed for testing internal combustion engines on test rigs under realistic conditions. Its Voith Hy... (posted 2019-04-01)

Continental Offers Conveyor Belting with Non-Stick Compound Solution
With a goal of expanding its product portfolio, technology company Continental is offering to its conveyor belting customers a more compl... (posted 2019-03-29)

Varvel Introduces New Automation System
The Varvel Group has introduced Dadistel, an automation system for control of production in mechanical machining departments that enables... (posted 2019-03-28)

B&R Upgrades Multi-Axis Servo Drive
With the latest upgrade to its ACOPOSmulti multi-axis servo drive, B&R now enables even shorter cycle times down to 50 μs. Highly ... (posted 2019-03-27)

Hannover Messe Preview: CoorsTek
CoorsTek will present the latest developments in technical ceramics during Hannover Messe 2019. “We are pleased to support the... (posted 2019-03-26)

Opto 22 Offers Learning Center for Automation Projects
Opto 22 announces the availability of the groov EPIC Learning Center, a comprehensive hardware and software benchtop system for learning ... (posted 2019-03-25)

Gates Expands PRO Series Line with Hydraulic Hoses and Couplings
Gates, a global provider of application-specific fluid power and power transmission solutions, has further expanded its PRO Series portfo... (posted 2019-03-22)

H2W Technologies Introduces XY Voice Coil Positioning Stage
H2W Technologies introduces a high acceleration, voice coil driven, XY positioning stage with a precision bearing system, which minimizes... (posted 2019-03-21)

Automate 2019 Preview: Kollmorgen
Kollmorgen will exhibit at Automate 2019, April 8 – 11 in Chicago, bringing their motion-centric automation solutions to the show f... (posted 2019-03-20)

Portescap Expands Ultra EC Motor Range
Portescap is proud to announce the expansion of the Ultra EC range of brushless DC slotless motors with the introduction of the new 35ECS... (posted 2019-03-19)

GWJ and Ovako Collaborate on Gear Modules
The Swedish company Ovako is a producer of engineering steel for customers in the bearing, transport and manufacturing industries, and a ... (posted 2019-03-18)

Promat 2019 Preview: Regal Beloit
Regal Beloit Corporation has announced it will feature its System Plast, SealMaster, Grove Gear, Hub City, McGill, Rollway and Browning p... (posted 2019-03-15)

JW Winco Offers T-Handle Rapid Release Pins
JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, now has available WN 100.1 T-Handle Inch size Rapid Release Pins with Stainless Steel Shank.The WN 100.... (posted 2019-03-14)

Hannover Messe Preview: KISSsoft
At Hannover Messe from April 1-5 2019 attendees can take a first look at the latest developments in KISSsoft and KISSsys.The beta version... (posted 2019-03-13)

Intellidrives Offers Multi-Axes Motion and Automation Controller
Intellidrives Multi-Axes Motion and Automation Controller is network based general purpose motion/automation controller with embed... (posted 2019-03-12)

ProFood Tech Preview: Kollmorgen
Kollmorgen will feature its latest processing innovations and technologies for the food and beverage industries at ProFood Tech, March 26... (posted 2019-03-11)

Ogura PTO Clutch Brake Offers Performance Advantages for Outdoor Power Equipment
Ogura has developed a new model, GT2.75, clutch brake for the outdoor power equipment market. This new clutch brake is patented both in a... (posted 2019-03-08)

Hannover Messe Preview: B&R Industrial Automation
At the Hannover Messe trade fair, B&R will show how a conventional plant can become a smart factory in Hall 9, Booth D26. B&R ena... (posted 2019-03-07)

Hannover Messe Preview: Essential Power Transmission Pvt. Ltd.
Esenpro, a brand of Essential Power Transmission Pvt. Ltd., is a manufacturer of industrial gearboxes and open gears. Esenpro has mul... (posted 2019-03-06)

Etel's TMB+Torque Motor Now Integrated with Cooling System
In order to greatly simplify the implementation of liquid cooling with torque motors and ease the mounting into direct drive machine appl... (posted 2019-03-05)

Hannover Messe Preview: Bega Special Tools
At this year’s Hannover Messe, Bega Special Tools (Hall 25, Stand F23) will introduce a new generation of low frequency induction h... (posted 2019-03-04)

Promat 2019 Preview: Nord Gear Corporation
At Promat 2019, Nord will display new drive technology for conveyor and warehousing systems, increasing productivity and return on invest... (posted 2019-03-01)

SKF Develops Sealing Solution for Floor Grinding Machine
SKF has supported Swedish floor grinding machine manufacturer, Scanmaskin, by developing a tailored radial shaft seal for its latest, mos... (posted 2019-02-28)

JW Winco Expands Range of Rod End Bearings
JW Winco, Inc. now has available an expanded range of Rod End Bearings, including GN 648.1/GN 648.2 Steel Zinc-Plated, Tapped Type or wit... (posted 2019-02-27)

Automate 2019 Preview: Applied Motion Products
Applied Motion Products will demonstrate a selection of new integrated motors and drives for both servo and stepper motors in Booth #8147... (posted 2019-02-26)

S.S. White Announces Flexible Shafts for Automotive Applications
S.S. White Technologies recently announced their flexible shaft solutions for automotive industry applications. Flexible shafts are a tec... (posted 2019-02-25)

GWJ Expands Latest Version of System Calculation Software
GWJ Technology, Germany, a manufacturer and provider of calculation software for mechanical engineering and gear manufacturing, recently ... (posted 2019-02-22)

Gates Introduces Advanced High-Torque Synchronous Belt for Industrial Applications
Gates, a global provider of application-specific fluid power and power transmission solutions, introduces the PowerGrip GT4 belt, a new... (posted 2019-02-21)

KISSsoft Offers Generating Toothing Data in GDE Format
The VDI has been working on defining an exchange format for toothing data in Germany for quite some time now. Cylindrical gear data can n... (posted 2019-02-19)

Promat 2019 Preview: Brother Gearmotors
Brother Gearmotors, a division of Brother International Corporation that offers a wide range of ultra-reliable, sub-fractional AC gearmot... (posted 2019-02-18)

Automate 2019 Preview: Heidenhain
Heidenhain is proud to take part in the Automate 2019 show at McCormick Center in Chicago, IL from April 8th-11th.Heidenhain will be high... (posted 2019-02-15)

Liebherr Components Offers Diverse Product Portfolio at Bauma 2019
Liebherr Components is presenting a new line of slewing bearings at this year's Bauma. Particular focus lies thereby on maximum tor... (posted 2019-02-14)

Mitsubishi Electric Automation Offers Handheld Models for GOT2000 Series HMI
Making it easier than ever for machine operators and maintenance personnel to monitor and control machine components, Mitsubishi Electric... (posted 2019-02-13)

Bonfiglioli Offers Slew Drive Solutions for Australian Port Facility
With the increased trade with Asia and the growing Australian economy, port facilities have greatly expanded in recent years. Stacker rec... (posted 2019-02-12)

Thomson Introduces Ball Screws for Maximum Load Capacity
Thomson Industries, Inc. has introduced a ball screw with more than twice the load capacity of a standard ball screw. The redesigned ball... (posted 2019-02-11)

GEAPS Exposition Preview: Nord Gear
No matter what your role is in the grain industry, visit Booth #2133 during the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) Exposition,... (posted 2019-02-08)

Igus Develops Exchange Bearing for Linear Guides
Igus has developed an exchange bearing for its drylin W linear guides that allows for swift replacement in high-frequency applications.To... (posted 2019-02-07)

Stafford Offers Components for Food Processing Applications
A line of shaft collars, couplings, and mounts that are compatible with conveyors used in poultry and meat processing and packaging lin... (posted 2019-02-06)

Mitsubishi Electric Direct-Drive Motor Provides Direct Control with Accuracy of a Servo Motor
Machine designers and end users looking for direct control of a load without traditional transmission components will be interested in th... (posted 2019-02-05)

Siemens PLM Releases Latest Version of SimCenter 3D
Manufacturing is changing with the advent of new materials and production methods, making it more challenging than ever before to ensure ... (posted 2019-02-04)

Varvel Focuses on High Modular Gearboxes
The need to keep customers in all parts of the world constantly supplied while minimizing stock in distributors' warehouses, and a ... (posted 2019-02-01)

Hannover Messe Preview: NKE Austria GmbH
At this year’s Hannover Messe in Germany, bearing manufacturer NKE Austria GmbH presents bearings with black oxide finish. The prot... (posted 2019-01-31)

JW Winco Offers Steel Nuts with Hygienic Design
JW Winco, Inc. offers GN 1580 Nuts with Hygienic Design. The GN 1580 Stainless Steel Nuts are certified according to European Hygienic ... (posted 2019-01-30)

EPC Offers New Options to Magnetic Encoder Modules
Encoder Products Company (EPC), worldwide manufacturer of motion sensing devices, is announcing additional options for their low-profile ... (posted 2019-01-29)

ATX West 2019 Preview: TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity (TE), a leader in connectivity and sensors, will participate in the Automation Technology Expo (ATX) West from February 5... (posted 2019-01-28)

Timken Releases Mark 8 Controllers with One Touch Programming
The Timken Company recently announced the latest release of the Mark 8 Synchrotorque Control System for use with variable speed and soft-... (posted 2019-01-25)

Kollmorgen Set to Feature Motion Innovations at IPPE 2019
Kollmorgen will feature the latest motion innovations designed for the meat, poultry, and feed industries at Booth B7820 at the Internati... (posted 2019-01-24)

ATX West 2019 Preview: Bosch Rexroth
Industry 4.0 and Bosch Rexroth’s Factory of the Future solutions will be available at ATX West 2019, February 5-7, in Booth #4400. ... (posted 2019-01-23)

Moticont Expands Direct Drive Linear Motor Series
The SDLM-025-070-01-01 and SDLM-025-070-01-05 direct drive linear motors from Moticont, also known as electric cylinders, have built-in e... (posted 2019-01-22)

OES Introduces Motorized Rotary Stage
The new AY110-300 Motorized Rotary Stage from Optimal Engineering Systems, Inc. (OES) features a large 180 mm (7.087 in.) open aperture. ... (posted 2019-01-21)

Minarik Introduces Controls for Brushless DC Motor
Minarik Drives has introduced the MDBL Series, a new family of versatile, feature-rich, configurable controls for brushless DC motors. MD... (posted 2019-01-18)

ABB Releases Ability Smart Sensor for Bearing Monitoring
ABB has launched the ABB Ability Smart Sensor for Dodge mounted bearings, part of the ABB Ability Digital Powertrain, that enables &ldquo... (posted 2019-01-17)

RMI Speed Reducers Utilize Traction Drive Technology
Rolling Motion Industries (RMI) has released for production the next two in it's series of highly efficient speed reducers. These 3-t... (posted 2019-01-17)

Cincinnati VR Taps Leroy-Somer for Variable Speed Motor
Pursuing its constant innovation approach aimed at making its machines increasingly ergonomic and automated, Cincinnati VR has chosen to ... (posted 2019-01-16)

Dunkermotoren Releases Compact Modular Linear Motor Concept
With the SA/SC 38 series, Dunkermotoren presents a completely new modular concept for tubular linear direct drives. The highly dynamic th... (posted 2019-01-15)

JVL Introduces Drive Profile and Synchronization for EtherCAT
JVL Industri Elektronik A/S has announced the CiA402 Drive profile and synchronization for EtherCAT. The JVL EtherCAT module is equi... (posted 2019-01-14)

Miki Pulley Offers Zero Backlash Design for Electromagnetic Clutches
Miki Pulley CSZ Clutches function utilizing the magnetic force generated by the energized coil providing engagement of input and out... (posted 2019-01-11)

IPPE 2019 Preview: Nord Gear Corporation
Nord Gear Corporation is attending the world's largest annual poultry, meat and feed industry event, the International Production &am... (posted 2019-01-10)

CES 2019 Preview: THK
During CES 2019 (January 8-11 in Las Vegas), THK will present its own uniquely developed microcomputer for IoT and industrial application... (posted 2019-01-08)

JW Winco Offers Plastic Torque Limiting Wing Nuts
JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, now has available EN 5320 Plastic Torque Limiting Wing Nuts. These wing nuts are used when the man... (posted 2019-01-07)

Noark Electric Releases New Accessories to Motor Circuit Protection Control Product Line
Noark Electric, a low-voltage, electrical product manufacturer, announced the addition of several new accessories to its Ex9S32 line of m... (posted 2019-01-04)

B&R Automation Offers Latest Functions in SafeDesigner
B&R Automation has released new functions in SafeDesigner.B&R makes it easier to create safety applications with a series of new ... (posted 2019-01-03)

Lintech Positioning Tables Maximize Performance and Value
The Lintech 100 series linear positioning slides are designed to maximize performance while minimizing physical size and cost. These line... (posted 2019-01-02)