MOTORS

Surge Generator in the test laboratory of I²PS GmbH

Drive system upgrade saves energy for low voltage test lab

Andy Pye discovers how a German test house uses an asynchronous motor with frequency converter to increase energy efficiency of its excitation generat... read more
Clean, biocompatible manufacturing facilities give life to implantable motors

Cleanroom built motors power bionic implants

Jonathan Newell discovers how maxon motor is building a new clean facility in Switzerland for building tiny motors for medical implants. It’s har... read more
Priestley laboratory at the University of Leeds

Variable speed drives cut university emissions

Leeds University cuts emissions and makes large savings through the use of variable speed drives in air handling units. The University of Leeds is ... read more
Roller bearing measurements

Effective selection of roller bearings

Dr Steve Lacey, Technology Centre Manager at Schaeffler UK, explains the importance of total cost of ownership in selecting industrial bearings. Ro... read more
Cloud based bearing condition monitoring

Cloud based condition monitoring of rolling bearings

Dr Steve Lacey, Technology Centre Manager at Schaeffler UK explains how cloud based condition monitoring can reduce machine downtime. Condition mon... read more