Baumer Sensor Suite Now Supports CANopen Interface

Baumer, experts in sensor technology, encoders, measuring instruments, and components for automated image processing, has announced the most recent upgrade of its Baumer Sensor Suite (BSS) software to include support for the CANopen interface. The PC-based Baumer Sensor Suite has over 6,000 end-users in industrial applications. It facilitates the easy evaluation, selection, and parameterization of […]

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FAULHABER BX4 Integrated Motion Controller, photo appearing in an article on Industrial Automation Monthly.

FAULHABER Debuts Highly Compact Integrated Motion Controller

FAULHABER, renowned experts in high-precision miniature and micro drive systems, announces the global launch of the BX4 family, a new integrated motion control system, believed to be the industry’s most compact. Integrated into the robust brushless motors, the new FAULHABER Integrated Motion Controller BX4 IMC offers an extensive range of functions and reliable performance. The […]

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Control Techniques and KB Electronics Rebrand as Nidec Drives

Control Techniques and KB Electronics have announced a significant brand transition to Nidec Drives as of May 1, 2024. This strategic decision reflects the company’s continued commitment to innovation and market leadership and further aligns with its forward-thinking approach in the drives sector. With a combined experience of over 50 years, Control Techniques and KB […]

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Aerotech Automation1 2.7 Adds New Laser Scan Head Controls, a photo appearing in a PR on Industrial Automation Monthly

Aerotech Automation1 2.7 Adds New Laser Scan Head Controls

Pittsburgh, PA-based Aerotech Inc., renowned experts in precision motion control and automation, has announced the release of Automation1 2.7, the latest version of its industry-best-selling motion control platform. This new iteration introduces substantial software upgrades and expanded support for drives and laser scan heads, offering critical enhancements and new features. Aerotech Automation1 motion control platform, […]

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New Kollmorgen Servo Drive Offers Synchronized Communication Protocols

Kollmorgen, global experts in the design, development, and manufacture of motion control systems, has announced significant updates to its AKD2G servo drives. These include newly expanded versatility with the introduction of new synchronized communication protocols. The latest AKD2G servo drive update supports PROFINET IRT and Ethernet/IP with CIP Sync, complementing existing protocols such as CANopen®, […]

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HEIDENHAIN Announces New U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Hub in Fremont, California, photo appearing in an article on Industrial Automation Monthly.

HEIDENHAIN Announces New U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Hub

HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION, a leading provider of motion control technology, has announced the acquisition of a new headquarters in Fremont, California, located in the heart of Silicon Valley. This state-of-the-art 12,000-square-foot Manufacturing Innovation Hub will serve as office space for HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION’s regional sales and support teams, complemented by a 6,000-square-foot equipment demonstration lab. The facility […]

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