MRO Magazine


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Motion control


  • News

    IFPE 2017

    December 16, 2014 by Bill Roebuck

    The show is the leading international exposition and technical conference dedicated to the integration of fluid power with other technologies for power transmission and motion control applications. IFPE is co-located with the CONEXPO-CON/AGG exposition for the construction industries. The 2014

  • News Industry

    Industrial power transmission distributors see rise in orders in third quarter

    November 18, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Chicago – The PTDA Business Index for the third quarter of 2014 (3Q2014) from the Power Transmission Distributors Association, a global association for the industrial power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) distribution channel, indicates…

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    New fundraising record set by PTDA Foundation in 2014

    November 18, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Chicago – Industry support for the PTDA Foundation’s signature project, the Industrial Careers Pathway (ICP), reached record heights in 2014, surpassing all expectations, with a final total of nearly $310,000 (US). This was more than 50%…

  • Bearing manufacturer’s group gets new president

    November 11, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Washington, DC – The American Bearing Manufacturers Association (ABMA) has named Cheryl Caulfield as its new president.

  • News Industry

    PTDA Foundation presents inaugural Wendy B. McDonald Award to a Canadian

    November 7, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Chicago, IL – To honour the memory of Wendy B. McDonald, one of the power transmission/motion control industry’s true pioneers, the PTDA Foundation established the Wendy B. McDonald Award. The award acknowledges a woman who has established…

  • News Industry

    850 attend PTDA 2014 Industry Summit

    November 7, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Chicago, IL – Nearly 600 power transmission and motion control industry representatives from over 250 member companies of the Power Transmission Distributors Association  (PTDA) attended the PTDA 2014 Industry Summit. Along with an…

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    Canadian distributor to take helm at PTDA

    November 7, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Chicago, IL – The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) elected its 2015 Board of Directors and Manufacturer Council at the recent PTDA Industry Summit in Orlando, L.

  • News Industry

    Power transmission distributors group presents lifetime achievement award at annual meeting

    November 4, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Orlando, FL – The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) named Kevin McCloskey, category manager, Kaman Industrial Technologies Corp., Bloomfield, CT, the 24th recipient of its Warren Pike Award for lifetime achievement in the power…

  • News Industry

    Market for variable frequency drives to grow 6.4% annually from 2014 to 2019

    November 3, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Dallas, TX – A study from Markets and Markets has been released on variable frequency drives (VFDs), indicating the global variable frequency drives market value is expected to reach $22.7 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 6.4% from…

  • News Industry

    Eight new members join PTDA

    October 10, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Chicago, IL – The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA), an association for the industrial power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) distribution channel, recently welcomed eight new member companies.

  • News Industry

    EPTDA elects new board at convention in Istanbul

    October 6, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Brussels, Belgium – EPTDA, an association for the PT/MC industry in the EMEA region hosted, recently held its annual convention, bringing around 400 power transmission and motion control executives and industry leaders to Turkey, a key growth…

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    New sales director named at Ontario-based motor supplier

    October 2, 2014 by MRO Magazine

    Mississauga, ON – Lafert North America, a supplier of premium efficient metric motors and gearboxes, has appointed Michael Tough as director of sales. He has 17 years of sales experience in the motor industry as well as extensive knowledge of…