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Positioning systems that meet the high demands on precision and dynamics are required for a large number of applications in automation technology; at the same time, purchase costs often play a decisive role. more

Dec 19, 2017 3:35 PM machining

In order to achieve high throughput today, industrial measuring technology and microscopy, optical inspection tasks, and laser processing need positioning systems that are as fast as possible and offer high travel accuracy and stability. more

Nov 16, 2017 4:56 PM micro manufacturing

Parallel-kinematic hexapods offer six degrees of freedom when positioning in a compact space and work with considerably more precision than is possible with serial, stacked systems. more

Nov 6, 2017 3:45 PM micro manufacturing

A new, miniature, exposed linear encoder system has been introduced by HEIDENHAIN with the exceptional capability of resolving to 2 nm. more

Nov 3, 2017 11:54 AM micro manufacturing

AMICRA Microtechnologies GmbH is setting another record mark for die-attach accuracy. The NANO will be introduced this November at the upcoming Munich Productronica 2017. more

Sep 19, 2017 9:25 AM micro manufacturing

Superior positioning resolution and linearity with direct-metrology capacitive sensor. more

Sep 13, 2017 10:17 AM machining

ACS Motion Control has launched a unique multi-axis motion controller that includes a high-speed EtherCAT-to-EtherCAT bridge to address the needs of highly demanding modern equipment. more

Aug 11, 2017 11:27 AM micro manufacturing

PI (Physik Instrumente) signed a contract with the European Southern Observatory, ESO for supplying the actuators for the world's largest telescope, which is being built in Chile. more

Aug 1, 2017 11:34 AM micro manufacturing

The Electromechanical and Drives Division of Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has announced the release of the PAC Terminal (PT) more

Jul 3, 2017 4:36 PM micro manufacturing

If large optics, detectors or camera set-ups in industrial applications need to be positioned with nanometer precision, drive solutions are necessary that not only work with the required precision, but can also withstand the high continuous load. more

May 18, 2017 12:54 PM micro manufacturing

PI (Physik Instrumente) offers a new range of Z, rotation, and linear stages for applications in industry and research that demand high cycle numbers and high precision. more

May 9, 2017 9:29 AM micro manufacturing

Ultra-precision design with guaranteed positioning accuracy specifications. more

Feb 27, 2017 1:16 PM machining

PI (Physik Instrumente), a company with headquarters in Karlsruhe, Germany, has stood for technical excellence and continuous progress in precision positioning for a number of decades. more

Jan 25, 2017 9:43 AM micro manufacturing

Spinea’s DriveSpin (DS) range of ultra-compact and high-torque rotary positioning actuators integrate an AC servomotor and feedback device with the well-proven TwinSpin high-load capacity reduction gear unit. more

Nov 25, 2016 3:19 PM micro manufacturing

Infinite Field of View (IFOV) seamlessly combines scanner and servo motion to expand the scanner working area. more

Nov 2, 2016 12:11 PM micro manufacturing

Kollmorgen’s ICH series iron-core linear motors are aimed at high precision positioning applications that require extremely high speeds and accelerations for maximum production throughput. more

Nov 2, 2016 10:38 AM moulding & tooling

Aerotech’s PRO series industrial linear motor and ball-screw positioning stages are now available in new sizes and with new features and significantly improved performance. more

Sep 1, 2016 2:40 PM micro manufacturing

Aerotech’s QFOCUS QF-46 piezo nanopositioning stage series enables microscope objective and optics positioning at high-speeds with nanometer-level performance. more

Jul 27, 2016 10:47 AM micro manufacturing

Aerotech’s HexGen hexapods represent a significant advance in six-degree-of-freedom positioning performance. more

Apr 6, 2016 3:16 PM machining

At Drives and Controls 2016 Heason Technology will present its capability for the complete design and build of customised motion systems with a fully functioning hexapod demonstration. more

Mar 18, 2016 4:23 PM events