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Automation World Magazine Readers Recognize Kollmorgen as 2012 “First Team” Leader

POSTED 01/28/2013

RADFORD, VA – Kollmorgen has been recognized as a First Team Supplier of Motion Control Drives in Automation World magazine’s 2012 Leadership in Automation (LIA) program. Kollmorgen drives deliver advanced control technology, industry-leading performance and simple commissioning, enabling OEMs to create more compact and capable machines. Automation World is a leading business magazine serving automation professionals. Votes for the LIA program are cast by Automation World readers online and via a year-long email poll with both aided and unaided recall surveys, where readers are asked to vote for their favorite automation vendors.

“We are honored to be recognized as a First Team Leadership in Automation supplier by the readers of Automation World,” says Josh Inman, Business Unit Manager. “Kollmorgen has a 70 year heritage of innovation in motion control and machine automation. So whether OEMs need a standard, modified, or custom built solution to deliver the needed throughput, high reliability, package size and coordinated motion, Kollmorgen delivers solutions that consistently deliver powerful machine performance with experienced engineering support that keep machines productive and profitable throughout their lifecycle. Kollmorgen means the difference between a commodity product and true differentiation for their machine.”

AKD® servo drives, AKD® PDMM and AKD® BASIC are the flagship of Kollmorgen’s servo drive family. This complete suite of high-performance and scalable motion control solutions can satisfy simple single axis control up to 128 axes of fully programmable and tightly synchronized motion across machine designs. This flexibility enables OEMs to simplify the design, reduce the size and improve the performance of virtually any machine without having to learn multiple products.

Kollmorgen’s family of stepper drives are designed with versatility, ease-of-use, and cost-effectiveness in mind. Machine builders can choose from a broad range of advanced drives including full, half, and microstepping models in modular and packaged designs.

Kollmorgen is a leading provider of motion systems and components for machine builders around the globe, with over 70 years of motion control design and application expertise.   

Through world-class knowledge in motion, industry-leading quality and deep expertise in linking and integrating standard and custom products, Kollmorgen delivers breakthrough solutions unmatched in performance, reliability and ease-of-use, giving machine builders an irrefutable marketplace advantage.

Company Contact:    

Linda Mecimore   

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Chris Nelson
Longren & Parks